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Daily Crossword

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This is a fairly standard crossword puzzle like you’d find in a print publication. You can solve it in the computer or print it out and do it old school.

  • Write down all the words in the puzzle based on the clues.
  • Watch out! Clues can be cryptic. Be prepared to think outside the box.

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Daily Crossword Puzzle Game for Kids Video Game Play Instructions

How to Play

Fill out the words in the puzzle based on the hints shown.

  • Starting the Game
    • On the welcome screen, select Start New Game to begin.
    • Select Print Today’s Puzzle to create a hard copy of the puzzle of the day.
    • Select Help to learn more about the rules of the game.
    • Select the drop down menu on the top right corner to choose the game’s language:
      • English
      • Dutch
      • Spanish
      • Portuguese
      • French
      • Italian
      • German
      • Russian
      • Hindu/English
      • Polish
      • Turkish
  • Game Controls
    • Desktop
      • Left click on any space to type across or down.
      • Type in the words with your keyboard.
      • Use the delete key or backspace to remove letters.
    • Touchscreen devices
      • Although this game might load on touchscreen devices, its controls were optimized for desktops with keyboards.
    • Controls & indicators
      • The game’s indicators are located on the left side of the screen. From the top, these are as follows:
        • The hints (across and down)
        • The first row of indicators from left to right:
          • The present date
          • The timer
        • The second row of buttons, from left to right:
          • Pause button: Momentarily stop the game’s timer.
          • Reset button: Returns everything to the way it was when you began.
          • Music button: Toggle the game’s music.
          • Sound effects button: Toggle the game’s audio cues.
          • Enlarge button: Switch between windowed and full screen modes
  • Game Play
    • Generating puzzles
      • The game generates a different puzzle for every day of the year.
      • You can choose up to 365 to 366 different puzzles for each type
      • You can play again by choosing the puzzle of a different day on the calendar or by selecting next on the winning screen.
    • Solving the puzzle
      • Type in the words based on your best guess.
        • Correct letters will appear as green.
        • Incorrect letters will show up as red.
    • Tips and tricks
      • Some of the clues in a crossword are general knowledge questions. These should be easy to search for.
      • Others crossword clues are cryptic:
        • Word play: You need to pay attention to the pun it makes.
        • Sound clues: Sometimes the answer must be said out loud.
        • Anagrams: The answer is there, but scrambled.
        • Hidden words: The answer is somewhere in the clue itself.
  • Target Audience
    • The game is suited for people of all ages who like crosswords games.
    • The game has no adult themed content.

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Mobile Friendly Cross Browser Support

This game is rendered in mobile-friendly HTML5, so it offers cross-device gameplay. You can play it on mobile devices like Apple iPhones, Google Android powered cell phones from manufactures like Samsung, tablets like the iPad or Kindle Fire, laptops, and Windows-powered desktop computers. All game files are stored locally in your web browser cache. This game works in Apple Safari, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Opera and other modern web browsers.

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