1 Deck. Medium (30%). Mostly Skill.
To move all the cards to the .
|•||4 piles (top) - build from the of the first card moved to the first pile, from King to Ace as necessary, until each pile contains 13 cards.|
|•||10 piles (below ) - 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 each are dealt to the first 2 piles, 5 cards each to the remaining piles.|
|•||To begin the game, choose a card to move to the first pile (far left at top). All the other piles will then begin with the same as this card.|
Chessboard is a variation of Fortress, which is a variation of Beleaguered Castle. The difference between Fortress and Chessboard is that Chessboard gives you the choice of the first card.