Crosswords for iPhone/iPad


If you are looking for information on Crosswords Classic, please see the Crosswords Classic page.

Available on the iOS App Store

Crosswords is free and comes with 40 puzzles!

Additional bundles are available as in-app purchases.

Purchase Crosswords Pro for just $9.99 and gain unlimited puzzle downloads!

System Requirements

Requires iOS 8.0 or greater. Downloading new puzzles requires an active connection to the internet via 3G, 4G, LTE or WiFi.

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Crosswords improves on the award-winning Crosswords Classic, and brings crossword solving to the next generation of iOS users!

    Crosswords is freely available via the App Store, and you can get unlimited puzzle downloads by upgrading to Crosswords Pro for only $9.99!
    Have any additional question about Crosswords? Check out our Crosswords for iPhone/iPad FAQ, contact us via Get Satisfaction, fill out our support form or email us at

    Version History

    • v.3.59 - Current release version. Released on April 18, 2017. Cleaned up popovers in iPad puzzle selection. Fixed some voiceover problems with certain characters. Added Clear Errors back to Percentage Complete alert. Cleaned up online hint display. Fixed occasional crash when completing a puzzle. Fixed some issues when typing quickly.
    • v.3.52 - Released on October 24, 2014. This version fixes several bugs, including a leaderboard issue that could cause the app to hang.
    • v.3.51 - Released on October 23, 2014. This version improves iOS 8 support, including support for iPhone 6/6+.
    • v.3.5 - Released on September 23, 2014. This version adds preliminary iOS 8 support and features minor bug fixes.
    • v.3.3 - Released on April 18, 2014. Improved keyboard support, added social features, additional minor feature additions and bug fixes.
    • v.3.1 - Released on December 08, 2013. This version features background puzzle downloading, improved animation smoothing, minor UI tweaks and bug fixes.
    • v.3.03 - Released on October 28, 2013. This version features minor interface tweaks, new playing options, and minor bug fixes.
    • v.3.01 - Released on September 27, 2013. Initial iOS 7 release.