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Morehead Solitaire

A variant of Somerset where we built any any other suit instead of alternating colors.

Odds of winning: High

Win about 7 in 10 games (70%).

Skill Level: Mostly Skill

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

How to Play Morehead

Game Objective

Move all cards to the four foundations.

Foundation Rules

  • There are four foundations.
  • An Ace may move to an empty foundation.
  • The foundations build up by the same suit.
  • For example the 6♠ may move onto the 5♠ and the 6♦ may move onto the 5♦. Starting with the 6♥ the following sequence can build on top 7♥ 8♥ 9♥ 10♥.
  • The top card is movable.

Tableau Rules

  • There are ten tableaus.
  • Any card may move to an empty tableau.
  • The tableaus build down by any other suit.
  • For example the 8♠ may move onto the 9♥, 9♣ and 9♦. Starting with the 8♥ the following sequence can build on top 7♠ 6♥ 5♦ 4♣.
  • The top card is movable.

Stock Rules

  • An unlimited number of passes through the stock is permitted. There is no restriction on how many times the waste can be redealt to the stock.
  • The stock deals one card face up to the waste when tapped.

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