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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

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.