2 Decks. Hard (30%). Skill/Luck balanced.
To move all the cards to the .
|•||8 piles (in center box) - build top 4 from King to Ace (King-foundations) and bottom 4 from Ace to King (Ace-foundations). At the start of the game an Ace and King of each suit is dealt here. See building restriction note below.|
|•||12 piles (around ) - build (no ). The top card is available for play on the (see building restriction below) or another pile. Only one card at a time may be moved. Empty piles are not filled. At the start of the game 8 cards are dealt face up to each pile (only the top card can be seen).|
|•|| indicator (top left, no cards with green) - click to redeal the cards. There are two . ( in this game cannot be Undone).|
|•||The top card of each pile is available for play on the , with one exception: until the first , cards from the piles above the King-foundations can only be played to the King-foundations, and cards from the piles below the Ace-foundations can only be played to the Ace-foundations. Cards from the sides can be played anywhere, and after the first , cards from any pile can be played to any .|
|•||In a the cards are not shuffled. Rather, each pile is picked up in counter-clockwise order, and then the cards are dealt back to each pile clockwise. You cannot undo a .|
St. Helena is a classic solitaire game known by many other names, such as Napoleon's Favorite or Washington's Favorite.