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Free Cell Explained

What you might not know about Free Cell People play it everywhere.  In offices.  In waiting rooms.  Even in the senate.  But who really knows how Free Cell solitaire works? The answer may surprise you! All kidding aside, we do get emails from customers who don’t understand why one stack of cards can move but another stack
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Russian Solitaire

Why is Russian Solitaire one of our most popular games?  I have always wondered that myself.  It’s a really hard game!  But, amazingly, Russian is 3rd in popularity after Klondike and Free Cell in our Solitaire Free Pack. Similar to Yukon (one of my favorites), the difference is that in Russian, the tableau builds down in
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Luck and Layoffs

Someone recently commented that layoffs in Gin Rummy are rare and lucky.  Well… they don’t have to be. I played this hand against Finn today.  During the whole hand, he never drew a card from the discard pile.  I only drew one.  It was the 5♠ in the screenshot above.  And I thought twice about
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11s Up

11s Up is a fun, addictive solitaire game.  If you win the first 2 levels, you will go on to the Bonus Round for a chance at even more points!   Combine any 2 or more cards that add up to 11. Remove the entire tableau to win. But watch out! Unmatched cards from the
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Solitaire Demo Videos

We have been working on a series of videos to demonstrate how to play some of our most popular games.  Check out our YouTube channel here:     Or check out this video on how to play Mod3 Solitaire, which is one of my favorite solitaire games: Mod3 is a lot like Picture Gallery.  The only difference
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Gin Rummy Strategy Basics

Gin Rummy is easy to learn but difficult to master, in part because there are so many complex strategies. This will be a great start, with links to more in-depth articles on Gin Rummy strategy. Odds and Outs When building melds, look for combinations that have the most “outs”. A combination is any two cards
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How To Play Gin

Gin is a 2 player game that uses a standard 52 card deck. Cards are ranked from King (high) down to Ace (low). Each player will have a ten-card hand. The object of the game is to form sets and runs, known as melds, eliminating deadwood in the hand.   MELDS: Melds can be either:
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Gaps & Montana

Good news for fans of Gaps and Montana solitaire!  We have upgraded these games in our Solitaire Free Pack and Solitaire MegaPack so they now include in-game hints! Montana was the first solitaire game we made here at Tesseract Mobile, way back in 2009.  Gaps soon followed.  We’ve made a lot of games since then,
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Golf

Golf Solitaire is a well-loved favorite because of its balance between skill and luck. The goal is to remove all the cards from the Tableau. The first card played can be any card you choose. After that, you can only remove cards that are one rank higher or lower than the current discard. In this
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