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Masterpiece Solitaire

1 deck. Difficult. No redeal.

Masterpiece Solitaire
Masterpiece Solitaire
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Masterpiece Solitaire uses 52 cards. You have 8 tableau piles with 5 cards in each pile, 2 temporary piles of 4 cards each, 4 foundations and a reserve pile.

Aces are moved to the foundations at the start of the game.

The first card played to any foundation pile determines the direction of building for all 4 foundations (up in suit or down in suit). Once established, the direction of building cannot be changed.

The object of the game
To build the foundations in selected direction in suit until each pile contains thirteen cards.

The rules
The top cards of tableau piles are available to play. You may build tableau piles up or down in suit. Only one card at a time can be moved.

When the reserve pile is empty you can fill it with any card available to play from tableaus. This card will be available to play only when one of temporary piles (to the left and to the right of the reserve pile) is empty.

When any tableaus are empty you can fill the space with any card.

The top cards of temporary piles are also available to play on foundations and tableau piles. You cannot move cards on temporary piles.

Empty temporary piles cannot be filled.

There is no redeal.

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