Single player card games are loved by everyone. The solitaire is one of the most played games in the world and it was introduced virtually in the earlier versions of windows. Since the introduction of this game, there has been a gradual increase in its popularity. These games are fun and can be played easily. World of solitaire is a website that will let you play all your favorite solitaire games for free.
Development of World of Solitaire
The world of solitaire program was developed in 2007 and the purpose of the program was to provide free solitaire games to the general public. At that time, it was very difficult to find different solitaire games online and all the databases at that time required a paid membership. The world of solitaire program has more than 50 solitaire games and it also comes with different customization features such as different decks and background. The program has a user friendly interface and you have a complete undo feature and you can undo all the moves that you have made in the particular game.
Different Decks in the Game
You have the option of choosing different decks in the game which makes the game more interesting and fun to play. All the decks in the game are given below:
Anglo-American: The Anglo-American deck is one of the most common decks in the solitaire games and it is the default deck that you will find when you start any game. The deck is designed by Aike Reyer.
Azzedar’s Elves: The deck is a treat for all those people who like mythical creatures. With high contrast and good quality, this is one the best decks in the lot. The deck is designed by Azzedar-San from Deviant Art.
Elements: Sylwia Pakulska has designed this deck and in this deck, she has shown the power of basic elements of nature. The decks are divided into different elements such as nature, fire, ice and air.
Egypt: The deck depicts the civilization of Egypt and is recombined for all those who love ancient civilizations. The deck is designed by Sean Wilson.
Kingdom Clash: Lucjan has developed this deck and in this deck, you will find the images of different kingdoms on the cards
Majestic: The decks are as magical as the name sounds. The deck is the designed by Holly Bell
Dondorf’s Swiss Costumes: Dondorf’s Swiss Costumes is the first choice for all people who like royal images on their cards. The deck is designed by Richard Hoelscher.
Ninaste: Lau Jonbenett is the person behind this extravagant piece of art. The deck has intense and dark colors and has a great wow factor.
Animals: The animal’s deck is for all the animal lovers out there, you will find the pictures of different animals of each card and the deck is designed by Meo-Tor.
Ornamental: The deck offers simplicity to the users and it is designed by Nicu Buculei
Oxygen: KDE is the person behind this cool deck.
Torres: The best deck in the game as far as the detail is concerned. The deck has high quality images on it and it is designed by Dudu Torres
Different Games in World of Solitaire
In the world of solitaire program, you will find different solitaire games. All these games have tutorials and you can play these games at any time. The list and information of games are given below:
Aces Up: The goal of this game is to move the cards except the aces to the Foundations present on the screen. When the top card is of the same suit but is lower than the current card, then it can be moved on it. The stock cards can be used one by one.
Alaska: Like other single player solitaire games, the goal of this game is to move the cards to the foundations. You need to build up the rank from aces to king in the foundation. The top card in the deck can be moved to make way for more cards.
Australian Patience: There are four foundations in the game and you need to move all the four sets of cards in the foundations. You can click on the top card and turn over to the other and place the old card in waste. The empty space in the game can only be filled by the king or the pile of cards that start with a king
Easy Australian Patience: This is the same game as the Australian patience but the game has easy game settings and you should try this first, if you are new to Australian patience.
Baker’s Dozen: One of the most interesting game of solitaire in the world and the goal is pretty simple; to set all the cards in the foundations. You need to arrange the cards in the downward ranking in the Table and the empty slot cannot be filled in the game. There are no re-deals in the game and the game takes a lot of time to complete.
Baker’s Game: In this game, you will find some empty cells and you need to utilize those cells to arrange all the cards in the foundations. The cards need to be arranged from aces to king in the foundations. A king’s only version of the game is also available in the program and in this game; the empty slot can be filled with a king or a stack starting with a king
Bear River: The game comprises of a single deck. In this game, the goal is same as you have to move the cards in the foundation but the execution is fairly difficult. In the table, you can move the cards in the upward or downward manner. The top card of the pile can be moved in order to make the group. You will also find some free space in the game called the hole that can be used to hold the unwanted cards.
Beetle: The beetle game is played by utilizing two decks. The cards will be automatically sent to the foundations when they are arranged from aces to king. The empty slot in the table can be filled with a single card or with the pile of cards of the same suit.
Canfield: In canfield, you will get unlimited re-deals. However, this game is not so easy as moving the cards to the foundation is a difficult task. In this game, you can move the top card or the whole pile to the empty space.
Castles in Spain: The arrangement of the cards in this game is very interesting and you will only find one deck in this game. You can arrange all the cards in the table so that you can easily place the cards in the foundations. You can play the cards in the descending order in the table and the card needs to be of the opposite color.
Clock: Clock is a fun solitaire game in the world of solitaire. In this game, you will have to arrange the cards as they should be in the clock. This game is just about pure luck. All the piles have four cards in it and you will lose the game if any one pile becomes empty. A rather small and fun game; which require zero solitaire skills.
Cruel: As the name suggests, this is a very hard game to play. You need to send all the cards to the foundations. However, the table setting is very difficult in this game. You can re-deal the cards as many times as you want and the cards will not shuffle when they are dealt again.
Double East Haven: Two decks are used in the game and you have to move all the cards to the eight foundations on the top of the table. You can either play kings only version or the simple version of the game. In the king only version, an empty space can only be filled by the king or the pile starting with the king while in the normal version, you can fill the empty space by any card or pile.
Double Klondike: In this game, two decks will be provided to you and it is double the fun of Klondike as well. You can either choose to draw one card or three cards when playing this game.
East-haven: This is the single version of the previous game and all you need to do is to move all the cards in the right order and then move them to the foundations.
Eight Off: In this game, you will have to rearrange all the cards in a single deck and send them to the foundation. You can arrange the cards in the table from top to bottom and the cards should be of the same suit. Four empty cells are also provided so that you can move the unwanted cards there
Forty Thieves: There are no re-deals in the game and you will be given two decks to play with. The game is considered as a hard and long game. You need to send all the cards in the foundations by arranging them from aces to kings. Only the top card in the foundation can be moved.
FreeCell: In this game, you will be given four free cells and you need to utilize them properly and send all the cards to the foundations. You have to arrange the cards in the foundation from aces to kings. When there is an empty slot in the table, it can be filled by a single card or a correct pile or cards.
Golf: You will have one deck in this game and the main aim of the game is to move all the cards to the foundations.
Klondike: You can either choose to play single Klondike or three cards Klondike. In the single Klondike, you will lonely draw one card from the deck and three cards will be drawn in the three Klondike.
Montana: You will get to play with 1 deck and two re-deals will be allowed in the game. You need to order the cards from left to right and the order should be from two to king of each suit.
Pyramid: You will play this game with one deck and you need to add the values of each card and when the value becomes thirteen, the cards will be moved to foundation. The king has the value of thirteen points and it will be automatically moved to foundation.
Scorpion: You need to rank the cards from aces to kings. When you have completed a complete set from ace to king, the cards will be automatically sent to the foundation columns. You will play this game with a single deck.
Spider: Two sets will be placed in random order in the game and you need to arrange the cards from ace to king. The main goal of the game is to send all the cards to the foundation.
Sultan: You will get two decks and two re-deal option in this game. The reserve cell can only contain one card and only the top card can be moved.
Trefoil: The cards have to be arranged from ace to king and when a suit is completed, they will be automatically moved to the foundation cells.
Tri Peaks: In this game, you can arrange the cards from top to bottom or from bottom to top. In the table, only exposed cards can be moved.
Yukon: Only the top card can be moved in the game and you need to built up the suit from ace to king.
World of Solitaire Challenges
Different challenges are presented by the developers so that you can increase you skills in these games. The challenges are ranked according to the difficulty settings. You can make a free account on this program and can track all the solved puzzles. You can also tell your friends about the puzzles here and compete with them. The moves and time taken in the challenges will give you a final score. You can also see the ranking so that you know where you stand in the world of solitaire.