15 Best Crossword Apps For Android And iOS

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Best Crossword Apps For Android And iOS

Crossword games are one of the best ways to train your memory and there are many apps for that available on both Android and iOS. We use our smartphone every day for an extended period of time to play games and have fun. So with crossword games, you can do that while sharpening your brain and increasing your vocabulary. For this reason, in this article, I will show you a few crossword games which you can play in 2021. Most of the games are free to play and also do not need an active internet connection, so let us jump straight in.

15 Best Crossword Apps For Android And iOS

1. New York Times Crossword

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Kicking off the list, we have New York Times Crossword developed by The New York Time Company. For the first seven days, the game is free to play, but after that, you have to opt-in for a subscription-based system. The daily puzzle is released at 10 p.m. E.T, the day before appearing in the paper and 6 p.m. ET on weekends. Also, you can use their website nytimes.com/crossword to play the game.

Download on iOS

2. World’s Biggest Crossword

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Developer: AppyNation Ltd.
Price: Free+
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Developed by AppyNation, the next game is called World’s Biggest Crossword. As the name suggests it comes with more than 100s of original levels and 10,000 unique clues available to complete dozens of quests and wins trophies. Other than that, you can also collect extra rewards and achievements. After you complete each and every level, you will get the title of ‘Crossword Superstar’.

Download on iOS

3. 5-Minute Crossword Puzzles

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The next game on the list comes with a twist that every level has to be solved in 5 minutes. The name of the game is 5-Minute Crossword Puzzles and it contains a large set of bite-size puzzles. There are many difficulty levels and it is available in multiple languages like English, French and Russian. The app is free to use but comes with a few advertisements.

Download on iOS

4. Crossword Ligh‪t‬

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An iOS-only puzzle game is Crossword Light. Each day many newspapers provide their crossword puzzles online and it is a mix of them all. Here you will be able to play 40 brand new puzzles and if you like it, you can purchase the full version. You can also integrate Twitter and Facebook for synchronization.

Download on iOS

5. Clean Crosswords

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Developer: the binary family
Price: Free+
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Next up we have Clean Crosswords is a free and easy to use crossword game developed for both Android and iOS. The language used here is classic British English, making it more accessible for everyone. You will also find many clues and hints across the levels which minimize the risk of getting stuck on one level.

Download on iOS

6. Crossword Puzzle

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Developer: Redstone Games
Price: Free+
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Then we got Crossword Puzzle which is a very engaging crossword game. The game is free to download but there is also an option for in-app purchase to unlock different levels and use extra clues. One of the best features of the app is it provides word suggestions when you are stuck on a level. It will also highlight the incorrect words.

Download on iOS

7. Wordscapes

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Developer: PeopleFun
Price: Free+
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If you want to improve your IQ and exercise your brainWordscapes will be a great choice. The game starts with easy levels and then it gets advanced and challenging. It comes with the best combination of word searching and crossword. All in all, there are over 6,000 crossword puzzles so you will be entertained for a long time.

Download on iOS

8. WordBrain

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Developer: MAG Interactive
Price: Free+
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More than 40 million ‘brainiacs’ are already playing WordBrain, which is available on both Android and iOS for free with in-app purchase options. The best part is WordBrain is available in 15 languages with 1980 levels per language, so even if your mother tongue is not English, you are covered. Although, you will find some adverts here and there.

Download on iOS

Related Article: 10 Two Player Game Apps For Android And iOS

9. Crossword US

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Crossword (US)
Developer: Teazel Ltd
Price: Free+
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Developed by Teazel, we have our next game called Crossword US. The app is free to download but to unlock all features there is an option for an in-app purchase. The UI of the game is not over the top, but it is clean. A great feature of the game is it has the option to pinch-zooming so that you can easily solve the words. Other than that it has 3 keyboard choices and clue list view options.

Download on iOS

10. Crossword Quiz


Next up is Crossword Quiz by Random Logic Games. The game comes with a modern interface with unique puzzles. The game is based on 3 types of clues as word descriptions, emoji combinations, and photos. With the subscription option, you will be able to unlock new and extra features and moves.

Download on iOS

11. CodyCross

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With the best of 2017 Google Play store award, CodyCross provides a new crossword experience. With unlimited levels and various twist, the game will be able to entertain you for a long period. The game is free to download but also has a subscription option. There are three difficulty levels, and it is also available on iOS AppStore.

Download on iOS

12. Wordalot

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Developer: MAG Interactive
Price: Free+
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Then we have Wodalot is a picture-based puzzle game that is free and available on both Android and iOS. There are more than 1,000 levels to complete while being elegant and simple. An added feature here is the game allows you to customize the background, even with your own images. Although the game has adverts, you can remove them with an in-app purchase.

Download on iOS

13. Cryptic Crossword

Cryptic Crossword Lite
Cryptic Crossword Lite
Developer: Teazel Ltd
Price: Free
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Getting closer to the ending, the next game is called Cryptic Crossword. Here for free, you will be able to play 24 levels without any adverts and then if you like it you can get the full version where there are 260 professional levels. You can pinch in to zoom and it comes with three keyboard choices. The overall interface is clutter-free, so you can check the game out.

Download on iOS

14. The Big Crossword

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The Big Crossword
Developer: Teazel Ltd
Price: Free+
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Next up is The Big Crossword which is the biggest and best single crossword that comes with over 1250 clues in a single grid. The grid is a huge 103 by 103 cells. There are also two modes to play with – quest and classic. In the quest mode, there are 80 levels with carefully crafted clues and the classic is an ordinary crossword.

Download on iOS

15. Serious Crosswords

The Big Crossword
The Big Crossword
Developer: Teazel Ltd
Price: Free+
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The final game on the list is Serious Crossword which is available on Android. The game is free and contains advertisements. There are three grid type, 5×5, 15×15 and cryptic 15×15. These are inspired by classic newspaper crossword and every month you will be presented with 50 new levels to play. Also, after downloading you will not need any internet connection to play the game.

Wrapping Up

So here are all the best crossword games you can try in 2021 which are available on Android and iOS and most of them are free to play. Although most of them come with advertisements, those will not bother you that much. If you know of any other crossword games which you enjoy do let us know in the comment section below. That will also help your fellow readers.

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