Like crossword puzzles? This is the app you’ve been looking for! But don't take our word for it: "What a brilliant crossword program, best I've seen on a mobile device, great work...large selection of popular crosswords plus offline capability." - chentiangemalc, Australia "Very impressive. Ideal for crossword fans. Good range of corsswords and several help options for when you get stuck. Nice looking as well. Highly recommended." - ScoringPrawn, United Kingdom Play new crossword puzzles put online each day by newspapers around the world, or thousands of puzzles available in their archives! These are real crossword puzzles from sources you know and love, such as the Wall Street Journal and The Globe and Mail! You've played these puzzles online using your PC - now take them with you everywhere with a solving interface designed specifically for your Windows Phone. Load up on puzzles to play in airplane mode – once you’ve downloaded puzzles, you no longer need an internet connection to play. Comments, questions, suggestions? We want to hear from you! Tell us what you think: email@example.com Puzzle sources included in this version: • Wall Street Journal • Chicago Reader • Chronicle of Higher Education • The Globe and Mail • The Independent • Manchester Evening News • Sydney Morning Herald • Thinks.com • NEW! I Swear by Victor Fleming • NEW! Jonesin' by Matt Jones Looking for an ad-free experience? Want to use your New York Times Premium Crossword Membership*? Check out the full version of Crosswords, also available in the Store! * New York Times puzzle access requires the full version of Crosswords, plus a New York Times Premium Crossword Membership (available separately). Update history: 1.9: Tweaked some of the puzzle archives. 1.8: Fast app switching, options for showing errors and muting completion, plus new puzzle sources.More
Version number: Varies by device
Update history: 1.9: Tweaked some of the puzzle archives. 1.8: Fast app switching, options for showing errors and muting completion, plus new puzzle sources.
- Published by
Syntactic Sugar LLCMore
Puzzle & triviaMore
- Approximate download size
1.46 MB - 2.08 MBMore
- Age rating
For ages 12 and upMore
- Supported operating systems
Windows Phone 8.1Windows Phone 8
- Supported processors
x86, x64, ARMMore
- Supported languages
English (United States)
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My Anti-Alzheimer's Plan
Flexible and fun. Always works. Access to many puzzles from many sources.More
I've been enjoying this app quite a bit. You have access to so many puzzles that you're sure to find one you like. The game play is in great working order and I haven't experienced any problems loading or glitches/freezing.More
Lines go by quicker when you have crosswords to play. Plenty of free games to choose fromMore
Great app. Tons of puzzles to try.More
Just challenging enough.More
I really like the interface and there are plenty of puzzles to choose from.More
Free and lots of different skill levels.More
Tons of great puzzles!More
Pretty great, there's both hard and not-so-hard puzzles; it's saved me from being bored to death on planes, in airports, and especially on subways.More
Best Windows crossword so far.
This app does crosswords right. If it would actually download all the puzzles it says it will then it would be as good as it gets.More