Play Crossword puzzles from newspapers around the world right on your Mac! Each day many newspapers provide their crossword puzzles online; with one click you can download and solve them, get hints, view clues, and track how quickly you're improving. Start a puzzle on your Mac, then finish it on your iPhone or iPad.
The #1 Crossword Player on iPad, iPhone and iPod touch just landed on your Mac!New puzzles every day
Synchronize puzzles between your Mac, iPhone and iPad
Right-click a square to view hints
Automatically downloads all of today's puzzles
Nearly unlimited puzzles from many different sites
US and UK Cryptic puzzles available
Hints, Websites, and Clue lookups
Enter answers in 'ink' or 'pencil'
Quickly see your recently played, or sort by date, provider, or difficulty
Detailed info on each puzzle
Post your solve times online and compare with other solvers
Grab older puzzles with a click
Using Puzzle Sync, you can pick up a puzzle on any device, work on it, and finish it on another, seamlessly.
Included Puzzle Sources:
NY Times Classic Crosswords
The Onion A.V. Club Crossword
Philadelphia Inquirer Sunday
Chronicle of Higher Education
Manchester Evening News
King Features Crosswords
NY Times (Premium Crosswords subscription required)
Telegraph UK Quick & Cryptic Crosswords (subscription required)
Custom Subscription available from Brendan Emmett Quigley
Providers list subject to change. Some providers may no longer be publishing, but may sill have older puzzles available in Archive form, accessible via the "Download Older Puzzles" option *
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Please note that Crosswords requires an internet connection to download puzzles. Puzzle Sync requires the purchase of Crosswords from the iOS App Store.
added printing support
better help and feedback
added optional in-app browser
fixed several connectivity issues
added cut/copy/paste support
added additional keyboard shortcuts
added menu commands to save and restore progress via Puzzle Sync
Crosswords (com.standalone.crosswordmac) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of Software.com.
Operating System: Mac
Default Install Path: /Applications/Crosswords.app
Minimum OS version: 10.6.6