2 Decks. Medium (65%). Mostly Skill.
To move all the cards to the .
|•||8 piles (middle) - build from Ace to King.|
|•||8 piles (around ) - build . Only the top card of each pile is available for play. Spaces may be filled by any available card. At the start of the game 6 cards are dealt face up to each pile (7 cards to the left piles).|
|•||4 piles (bottom) - top card is available for play on the or . At the start of the game 13 cards are dealt to each pile.|
|•||Because one of the decks is in the 4 reserve piles, it is imperative to pull as many cards as possible out of these piles.|
Castle of Indolence is based on a 19th century game of the same name. The layout was changed by Thomas Warfield to more closely resemble Beleaguered Castle and to make the game more interesting and playable.