Saturday, 1 August

"Better than a repository." - Fill Me In

Steve Mossberg is adding a once-monthly cryptic puzzle to his site. Link in the appropriate section below.

Ella Dershowitz: In The Wings by Ella Dershowitz. .puz, online, .pdf.
PuzzleNation: Because Of You, John
by gmdirect. .pdf. This is the fourth in a series of puzzles. Scroll here for links to each.
Datalexic: Male Trouble 
by Enrique Henestroza Anguiano. .puz, .pdf, online.
Et Tu, Etui?: Crassword (Guest Puzzle) by Adam Nicolle. Online, pdf. Downs-only.
Brain Candy: Saturday Midi 
by Amanda Rafkin. .puz, .pdf, online.
David Alfred Bywaters Crossword Cavalcade: Middle Class by David Alfred Bywaters. .puz, .pdf, online.
Club 72: Freestyle 537 by Tim Croce. .puz, .pdf. From yesterday.
Matt Gaffney’s Weekly Crossword Contest: ($) Don’t Even Try by Matt Gaffney. Subscribe to this meta contest on Patreon.
A to Z Crosswords: ($) #84 by Frank Longo & Peter Gordon. Subscribe and receive past puzzles at link.

USA Today: Star Search by Stella Zawistowski. Online, app, pdf
Universal: Cracking Wise by Evan Kalish. Online, pdf. .puz
Los Angeles Timesby Kevin Salat. Online, pdf. Free Cruciverb account for .puz.
New York Times: ($) by Adam Aaronson & Paolo Pasco. Online, .pdf, .puz, app.
The Wall Street Journal: Slurred Speech by Gary Larson. Online, .pdf, .puz
Newsday: Saturday Stumper by Stanley Newman. Link direct to .pdf. Online.

WSJ Variety: Acrostic by Mike Shenk. .pdf, online.
National Post Cryptic: by Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon. .pdf
Square Pursuit: Cryptic #1 by Steve Mossberg. .puz, .pdf, online.

Crosswords with Friends: by Zhouqin Burnikel. App. App Store | Google Play
Daily POP Crosswords: by Angel Olson Halsted. App. App Store | Google Play
LA Times Mini: by Elizabeth Gorski. Online.
The New York Times Mini: by Joel Fagliano. Online, app.

My Puzzle Sources Google Sheet is here. Please tweet me at @gritzmac if I’m missing any puzzles so I can include them and solve them myself.

Links below are static and direct to a home page or otherwise.

Other American-style crosswords:

Hard Crossword | Easy Crossword | Boatload Puzzles/AARP | Dictionaries6 Crosswords | YourPuzzleSource | r/crossword | Vox | Inkwell archives + others at Index | Several daily puzzles at GameLab | FreeDailyCrosswords

Other Cryptic crosswords:

The Independent | The Guardian | Financial Times | More links at | r/crosswords