Crossword Puzzles in the Best of the Web Directory

Crossword Puzzles - Crossword Puzzles

Provides links to American-style crosswords, foreign language puzzles, cryptics, and freeform puzzles.

Across Crosswords

Offers crossword puzzle trainer and solver applications for Macs and PCs.

Afro-Centric CrossWordz & Puzzlez

Features crosswords and other puzzles that feature words related to African and African-American history, society, and culture.

Offers free printable logic and crossword puzzles, sudokus and word games, many available in eight different languages.

Australian Crossword Club

Non-profit organization seeking to provide enjoyment and stimulation to the devotees of the crossword puzzle.

Boatload Puzzles

Collection of crossword puzzles that can be played online, through a downloadable crossword application, or in printed form.

The Crossword Centre

Features online puzzles, an email based newsletter, and a puzzle archive.

Crossword Man

Presents a variety of crossword software, for creators and solvers, with purchasing available in both the UK and the US.

Crossword Puzzles

Features several forms of crossword puzzles including American, cryptic and quick puzzles.


Highlights "crosswordese" - words which frequently appear in crossword puzzles but rarely in daily life, with a word of the day feature and archives.

Crossword directory with links to rules, articles, software, news, playsites, leagues, and tournaments.

Crosswords, Word Puzzles and More

Features word searches, presents daily puzzles, and offers problem solutions.


Features a collection of crossword puzzles in both English and American formats.


Online community for puzzle constructors and editors.


Online crossword puzzle generator. Creates crossword puzzles given a set of word lists and clues.

Free Crossword Puzzles

Features a variety of crossword puzzles that can be played online or downloaded for printing. dailycrossword

Free Crossword Puzzles

Offers a range of crossword puzzles to play online including an archive.

MacNamara's Band Inc. Crossword Puzzles

Offers custom-made puzzles and sells themed crosswords. Shows personalized gift ideas and contact details.

Monograph on Crosswords

Shows an instructional and philosophical essay about crossword games discussing about playing rules and game variations.

The New York Times Crosswords & Games

Shows trivia questions, provides crossword variants, and contains ordering guides. Subscription is required.

One Across

Offers answers or solutions to crossword puzzles, anagrams, and cryptograms. With an online dictionary.

Peter & Penny's Crossword Puzzles & Quizzes

Presents printable crossword problems and shows answer keys.

Puzzle Choice

Provides a collection of different crossword puzzle types including alpha-cross, cryptic, and codeword variations.


Gallery features a wide range of cryptic puzzles. Includes clue guide and discussion forums.

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