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Trusty Twelve Solitaire

Trusty Twelves gets its name from the 12 piles built on. It relies on more luck than skill, however there's still an element of skill involved and the right strategy can make the difference between a win and a loss.

Odds of winning: Low

Win about 1 in 5 games (20%).

Duration: Medium

5 to 10 minutes per game.

Skill: Luck and Skill

Winning involves skill and luck equally.

Game Objective

When the stock is empty.


  • There are twelve tableaus.
  • Build the twelve tableaus down by rank.
  • The top card is movable.

Strategies & Tips

  • When possible, immediately start to build on Kings and prefer to continue building those stacks first.
  • Build long sequences on the highest available rank first.

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