This category contains sites about crossword puzzles in general or puzzles to be played with pen and paper. This includes software for game creation, contests between players, and puzzle which can be printed from your computer.
Offers reviews and information about several puzzle sites.
Offers word lists, anagrams, and a monthly club magazine.
From one to four players on the same board. (French and English).
Offers thousands of puzzles ranging in size and difficulty. Site also offers a creator and a solver.
Offers many types of crossword puzzles, creation software, and solving tools.
Randomly-generated free puzzles to play online or print and enjoy later.
Free daily puzzles available to print out and solve.
Both American and British English styles graded from easy to hard for solving online or on paper.
Discussion about the crossword documentary movie 'Wordplay'.
Features three different puzzles: a weekly cryptic crossword, a monthly double acrostic and a twice weekly trivia puzzle. Subscription needed.
Paid crossword subscription site with puzzles that can be solved online or printed out.
Hundreds of downloadable crosswords available to paid subscribers.
This site is designed both as a resource centre, link community and puzzle centre for English style cryptic crosswords, both blocked and barred puzzles.
Available to download and solve using Across Lite software. Custom puzzles are also available.
An instructional and philosophical essay by an enthusiast.
Available to print and solve.
Offers online and offline versions. Includes different styles such as alpha-cross, cryptic, and codeword.
Solve crosswords and sudokus online with varying levels of difficulty each day. Save as you go or print them.
Free cryptic and themed crosswords to print or play online. Also offers a creation tool and forums.
Amusing daily blog which reviews the New York Times puzzle.
A word game fusing anagrams with crosswords.
Online crossword game app for IOS, Android and Windows Phone. The current version can be played in 17 languages. New players can hone their skills against an AI and young players can compete on a small board.
A resource guide with links, books, software, and a collection of interactive and downloadable puzzles.
The daily crossword puzzle with four ways to play, plus free classic crosswords and trivia quizzes. Subscription required.
Paid subscription site offering online and offline versions of daily, weekly and monthly puzzles.
A collection of various styles of puzzles by Anina Roux and her team, compiled for magazines and newspapers in South Africa.
Play online or print and solve. Also offers creation tool. Registration is free.
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