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Relaxed Freecell Solitaire

An easier version of the classic FreeCell that permits any valid sequence to be moved regardless of how many free cells and empty tableau spaces are available.

Difficulty: Average

Rules provide a challenge.

Odds of winning: Very High

Almost every game is winnable (99%).

Duration: Moderate

5 to 10 minutes per game.

Skill Level: All Skill

Winning is determined by skill. Little to no luck is involved.

How to Play Relaxed Freecell

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 5♠ may move onto the 4♠ and the 5♦ may move onto the 4♦. Starting with the 5♠ the following sequence can build on top 6♠ 7♠ 8♠ 9♠.

Cell Rules

  • There are four cells.
  • Any card may fill an empty space.
  • The top card is movable.

Tableau Rules

  • There are eight tableaus.
  • Any card may fill an empty space.
  • The tableaus build down by alternating colors.
  • For example the 6♠ may move onto the 7♦ and the 6♥ may move onto the 7♣. Starting with the 6♥ the following sequence can build on top 5♠ 4♦ 3♣.
  • Any card may move to an empty tableau.
  • Sequences of cards built down by alternating color can move together as a group.

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