Friday, 21 October 2022

BEQ: Hbo by Brendan Emmett Quigley. .puz, .pdf, online.
Crosshare Community: Daily Mini and Featured Puzzles.
Fordham Observer: Friday, October 21 (Mini) by Irene Hao. .pdf, online.
Harvard Independent: Oh My God, It’s Full Of Stars by Peter Laskin. .pdf, online.
Haymarket’s Squares: Haymarket Mini #46 by ariel haymarket. .puz, .pdf, online.
QVXwordz: Themeless #18: For Sexy MFs Only by Quiara Vasquez. .puz, .pdf, online.

We’re in between News & Notes postings, but a quick plug for cryptic fans: Tonight at 9pm ET there will be Hex-spooktacular cryptic stream at  Not only will the gang be solving Hex holiday classics, but we’ll also be getting a first look at the digitalization of the the Hex variety cryptic archive. What better way to celebrate the spooky season than with Hex, every clue is a trick and a treat!

AVCX: ($) Unbossed, Baby (themeless) by Daryl Sng and Christopher Adams. Subscribe at link.
Crossword Club: Daily Crossword: October 21, 2022 by Kelsey Dixon. .pdf, online.
Crucinova: ($) America’s Dairyland by Mark McClain. Subscribe at link.
Inkubator: ($) Themeless #36 by Priyanka Sethy. Subscribe at link.
Planet Crossword: A Cryptographic Puzzle by Brendan Emmett Quigley. Online.

The Atlantic Mini: by Paolo Pasco. .pdf, online.
Crosswords with Friends: by Jeff Chen. App Store | Google Play
Daily POP Crosswords: by Janice Luttrell. App Store | Google Playonline.
Los Angeles Times: by Alexander Liebeskind. Online, pdf. Free Cruciverb account for .puz.
LA Times Mini: by Elizabeth Gorski. Online.
New York Sun: ($) Themeless by Robert Ward. Reissues from 2003.
New York Times: ($) by Rafael Musa. Online, .pdf, app.
New York Times Mini: by Ailee Yoshida. Online, app.
The New Yorker: The Crossword: Friday, October 21, 2022 by Brendan Emmett Quigley. .pdf, online.
Newsday: Told You So by Billie Truitt. Online, .pdfbackup online.
Universal: Give Me a Break by Paul Coulter. Online, pdf. .puz.
USA Today: Double Back by Brooke Husic. Online, .pdf, app.
Vox: by Andrew J. Ries. .pdf, online.
Vulture 10×10: The Sleepless Puzzle by Malaika Handa. .pdf, online.
The Wall Street Journal: Fall Classic by Matt Gaffney. Online, .pdf. .puz.
Washington Examiner: ($?) DC Halloween by Brendan Emmett Quigley. Online.
Washington Post Daily Mini Meta: by Andrew White & Pete Muller. Online, .pdf.
The Week: You Win Again by Matt Gaffney. .pdf.

Financial Times: FT Weekend Magazine Crossword Number 612 by Aldhelm. .pdf.
Financial Times: FT Crossword: Number 17,231 by Artexlen. .pdf.
The Globe and Mail: The Daily Cryptic Crossword. .pdf, online.
The Guardian: Cryptic crossword No 28,894 by Paul. .pdf, online.
The Independent: Cryptic Crossword by Phi. .pdf, online.

Other American-style crosswords:

Reviews and Discussion at Diary of a Crossword Fiend | Boatload Puzzles/AARP | Crosshare | CrosswordsBackwards | Cruciverbalista (en español) | Dictionaries6 | Easy Crossword | FreeDailyCrosswords | GameLab | Hard Crossword | r/crossword | | YourPuzzleSource | XWord-Muggles Meta Calendar

Other Cryptic/Variety crosswords:

A Frame Games | Links Library | Harper’s ($) | Lovatts | Magpie ($) | Mokelfish Links Library | MyCrossword | NPL | Panda Magazine ($) | Private Eye | PuzzleCrypt archives | Puzzling StackExchange | r/crosswords | Split Decisions | Sydney Morning Herald ($) | The Telegraph | The Times (UK) ($), includes The Listener