Rules of Spider Solitaire


As one of the oldest games in its class, the spider solitaire has been one of the favorite games to ever be played by solitaire players. Inspired from the eight legs of a spider, the game has transcended to be one of the most challenging among other solitaire games and because of such, many were attracted to play the game.

Spider Solitaire’s History

Discovered or developed back in 1949, the spider solitaire game has been existent since then and has come up with some new developments to make the game a lot better. Originally, the game featured two levels of difficulty, the one suit version and the two suit version. The one suit version is a lot easier to play with but using two suits has proven to be the most challenging level and players enjoyed and relished in that experience.

Currently, the spider solitaire game is a stock game in almost all Microsoft run computer platforms. Having this game available in a computer is really amazing and there were a lot of people who were appreciative about the development and since then the game has continually evolved.

Simple Rules to Remember


There are only simple rules in the solitaire game, one of the basic rules is to remove all the cards on the table, and this should be done in the proper sequence of the card in a descending fashion. Some of the cards are arranged facing down and on top of that, a card is placed facing up. The player must clear all the cards on the table by making piles of card’s built in ranks from the king to an ace card. Once this is accomplished, then the game is completed.

Although the game is difficult, yet most players find a pleasure in it because it challenges their abilities in completing such a game. Nevertheless, the players are not daunted, and they are able to play for longer hours. And thanks to the online version of the game, there are now more people who can experience the joy of playing the spider solitaire game.