CRUX Crosswords

CRUX brings you a beautiful, fun, and intuitive way to solve crossword puzzles on your iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch. Now with iCloud puzzle sync, iOS ...

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CRUX brings you a beautiful, fun, and intuitive way to solve crossword puzzles on your iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch. Now with iCloud puzzle sync, iOS 6, and iPhone 5 (taller display) support! [ Excellent! ] WIRED App Guide : "The best crossword app for the iPad" [ 5 Stars! ] : "A Word Puzzler’s Delight" [ 4½ Stars! ] : "A highly polished crossword app with tons of features" [ 4 Stars! ] : "Crossword Puzzles Have Never Looked This Good" [ 4 Stars! ] : "A well-developed crossword puzzler that should keep addicts happy." CRUX presents the best crossword puzzles on the perfect platform for solving them. There are thousands of high-quality puzzles available for download from newspapers and other sources around the world. No matter if you're new to crosswords or a seasoned wordsmith, CRUX is great for everyone, and includes: - Fifteen exclusive puzzles by accomplished puzzle author Andrew Ries, organized by Easier, Average, and Harder difficulty - Multiple modes help you focus on what's important -- "Intersecting" presents a mini-puzzle made from the selected entry and all crossing entries -- "Incomplete" shows you only what's left -- "Related" shows only the themed or otherwise related entries - Related entries are automatically highlighted in all modes - Swipe gestures for directly picking any across/down entry from the grid - Enter letters as pen or pencil - Enter multiple letters in a cell ("rebus" entry) - Timer with pause feature - Clear/check/reveal a cell, entry, or the entire puzzle - View and sort downloaded puzzles by day, month, constructor, recently opened, etc. - Support for multiple users sharing one iPad - iPad "Home row" control layout lets you solve a puzzle fast without moving your hands - iPad 3-speed directional pad for cell-by-cell navigation CRUX currently supports the following US-style sources: o American Values Club o Aries XWord by Andrew J. Ries - Chronicle of Higher Education o CRooked Crosswords o Crossword Nation by Liz Gorski - Houston Chronicle - Ink Well - I Swear - Jonesin' - NY Times Classic * NY Times Daily * NY Times Monthly Bonus - People Magazine - - Washington Post Daily - Washington Post Puzzler - Washington Post TV And these UK-style sources: • Globe And Mail Cryptic • Globe And Mail Quick • Independent Concise • Independent Cryptic • Manchester Evening News • Sydney Morning Herald Cryptic (2002-2009) • Sydney Morning Herald Quick (2002-2009) + Telegraph Cryptic + Telegraph General Knowledge + Telegraph General Knowledge Quick + Telegraph Quick + Telegraph Toughie o These puzzles are available with a valid subscription. See the following for more information: * These puzzles are available with a NY Times Premium Crossword Membership. More information can be found here: + The Telegraph puzzles are available with an online subscription. 7-day free trial available at: AND FINALLY: If anybody has questions or a suggestion on how to improve the app, then PLEASE let us know by sending email to: We love feedback! Thanks to everyone who has taken the time to write us already.


Technical specifications

Version: 1.5.2

Size: 29.48 MB


Price: 4,38 €

Developed by Rumination Software LLC

Day of release: 2011-02-17

Recommended age: 4+

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