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Chinese Spider Solitaire

Chinese Spider is a three suit (spades, hearts & diamonds) version of Spider. There are twelve tableaus that contain six cards each.

Odds of winning: Very High

Win about 4 in 5 games (80%).

Skill Level: Mostly Skill

Winning is mostly determined by skill. A small amount of luck is involved.

How to Play Chinese Spider

Game Objective

Remove all cards by creating complete sequences. Leave none in the stock or tableaus.

Tableau Rules

  • There are twelve tableaus.
  • Any card may move to an empty tableau.
  • The tableaus build down by rank regardless of suit. Complete sequences of the same suit starting with a King and ending with an Ace are automatically removed.
  • For example the 6♠ may move onto the 7♠, 7♥ and 7♦. Starting with the 6♥ the following sequence can build on top 5♠ 4♠ 3♦ 2♥.
  • Sequences of cards built down by the same suit can move together as a group.

Stock Rules

  • The stock deals one card face up to each of the tableaus when tapped. Every tableau must have at least one card before dealing from the stock.

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