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Yukonic Plague Solitaire

Yukonic Plague is a closed game played with a single deck (52 cards). The objective is to move all cards to the four foundations by building them up by the same suit.

Odds of winning: Very Low

Win about 1 in 7 games (15%).

Skill Level: Mostly Skill

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

How to Play Yukonic Plague

Build foundations up by the same suit. Fill empty foundations with Aces. Build tableaus down by alternating color. Any card is movable. Fill empty tableaus with Kings.

Game Objective

The goal of Yukonic Plague is to move all fifty-two cards to the foundation piles. You achieve this by building sequences of cards up by the same suit that start with an Ace and end with a King. You win when the four foundations each contain a complete sequence of thirteen cards.

Foundation Rules

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

Tableau Rules

  • There are seven tableaus.
  • Initially containing a custom layout.
  • The tableaus build down by alternating color.
  • For example the Q♠ may move onto the K♦ and the Q♥ may move onto the K♣. Starting with the Q♥ the following sequence may build on top J♠ 10♦ 9♣.
  • Any card or stack of cards may move together as a group. Any stack of cards may move together, regardless of their build with no restriction on their rank, suit or color.
  • A King may move to an empty tableau.

Reserve Rules

  • There is one reserve.
  • Initially containing thirteen cards face up in the reserve.
  • The top card is movable.
  • Once empty the reserve remains empty.

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