One of the most popular solitaire card games, freecell solitaire is almost always winnable. In fact, each game has over a ninety nine percent chance of being won. To play this solitaire game, place all the cards into the upper slots according to suit from ace to king, like in klondike solitaire. Use the free cells in the upper left corner to store cards you cannot use at that time. Form stacks within the freecell solitaire game by alternating color in a descending order. Move all the cards into the foundations to win freecell solitaire!. Hi. My name is Einar Egilsson and I made this online verson of FreeCell. FreeCell is the second solitaire game I create, before that I created Klondike (or "classic" solitaire) and I've also made a few card games like Hearts, Spades and Whist.. FreeCell is a solitaire game that was made popular by Microsoft in the 1990s. One of its oldest ancestors is Eight Off. In the June 1968 edition of Scientific American Martin Gardner described in his "Mathematical Games" column, a game by C. L. Baker that is similar to FreeCell, except that cards on the tableau are built by suit .