[ Log In ]   [ Create account ]   FAQ

New York Times Crossword Answers, Stats, Observations

XWord Info contains data about NYT puzzles dating back to 1942. Have fun exploring and you'll start seeing crosswords in a whole new light. Curious? Take the XWord Info Tour or see the FAQ.

Ed Stein
Ed Stein
Paula Gamache
Paula Gamache
The Monday, February 20, 2017 crossword is by Ed Stein and Paula Gamache
15x15, 78 words, 34 blocks
Across LitePDFSolution
George Barany
George Barany
John D. Child
John D. Child
The Tuesday, March 21, 2017 crossword is by George Barany and John D. Child
15x15, 76 words, 34 blocks
Across LitePDFSolution
Jeffrey Wechsler
Jeffrey Wechsler
The Wednesday, March 22, 2017 crossword is by Jeffrey Wechsler
15x16, 79 words, 38 blocks
Across LitePDFSolution & Notes
Sandy Ganzell
Sandy Ganzell
The Thursday, March 23, 2017 crossword is by Sandy Ganzell
15x15, 74 words, 34 blocks
In the print version of this puzzle, the columns consisting of 14-/42-Down, 16-/49-Down and 22-Down are not as wide as all the other columns.
Across LitePDFSolution & Notes
Michael Hawkins
Michael Hawkins
John Guzzetta
John Guzzetta
The Friday, March 24, 2017 crossword is by Michael Hawkins and John Guzzetta
15x15, 72 words, 30 blocks
Across LitePDFSolution
Sam Ezersky
Sam Ezersky
David Steinberg
David Steinberg
The Saturday, March 25, 2017 crossword is by Sam Ezersky and David Steinberg
15x15, 72 words, 29 blocks
Across LitePDFSolution
Tracy Gray
Tracy Gray
Jeff Chen
Jeff Chen
The Sunday, March 26, 2017 crossword, MIXED RESULTS, is by Tracy Gray and Jeff Chen
21x21, 138 words, 81 blocks
Across LitePDFSolution
Tom McCoy
Tom McCoy
The Monday, March 27, 2017 crossword is by Tom McCoy
15x16, 81 words, 42 blocks
Across LitePDFSolution & Notes
PDF and Across Lite links require an NYT Crossword subscription. Across Lite also requires this software.
The next (Tuesday) puzzle will be available in 25 hours and 53 minutes.

NEW Variety: the March 26 panda puzzle is by Sam Ezersky (Across Lite, Solution) or solve the March 19 acrostic online.

2017 American Crossword Puzzle Tournament Results

Congratulations to this year's Top Ten.
  1. Dan Feyer
  2. Joon Pahk
  3. Tyler Hinman
  4. David Plotkin
  5. Francis Heaney
  6. Al Sanders
  7. Erik Agard
  8. Kiran Kedlaya
  9. Stella Zawistowski
  10. Howard Barkin

Some pages at XWord Info require registration

Puzzles

Variety (Second Sunday)

Personal collections


Older crosswords from The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project

Data from puzzles before Will Shortz became editor are kept separate from modern puzzle stats. XWord Info has all 16,083 pre-Shortz crosswords from 2/15/1942 to 11/20/1993.

Selected pre-Shortz observations

Tips


XWord Info © 2007-2017, Jim Horne. Crossword puzzles © 1942-2017, The New York Times. Visual design is by Robin Troy. 0.59 sec