Solitaire Forever II icon   Solitaire Forever II logo         SF2 on Facebook SF2 Platforms  
  Home  |  Download  |  Games  |  Features  |  Gallery Support  

Gargantua solitaire rules (2 decks of cards)<< Gaps | Gate >>

Goal: Move out the aces when you can and build them up to king in the same suit.

Build the 9 piles of the layout down in alternating suit color. Any number of cards from the top of a pile can be moved. Empty piles can be filled with a king.

Turn over 1 card at a time from the deck, playing the top card to other piles when you can.

1 redeal is allowed, returning the waste pile back to the deck.

Also known as: Jumbo (AisleRiot, GNOME Games)

Variation of: Double Klondike

Difference: 1 card is turned over from the deck rather than 3. You only get 1 redeal.

This also has its own variation: Batsford

This variation by Morehead & Mott-Smith turns over 1 card at a time, the common rule of Klondike. You only get 1 redeal, but that's usually enough.

Rules source: The Complete Book of Solitaire & Patience Games, Albert H. Morehead & Geoffrey Mott-Smith ~ The Penguin Book of Patience, David Parlett ~ Pretty Good Solitaire, Goodsol Development

Gargantua solitaire
This is one of 6 layouts for Gargantua in Solitaire Forever II.

Back to top