Saturday, 27 June 2020

Sophia Maymudes, who has been published (less than I’d like) in the New York Times, Universal, Inkubator, and the Indie 500 tournament, has a monthly-ish puzzle at the Provincetown Independent. The latest is from two days ago, and at least the 2020 puzzles don’t appear to be behind a paywall.

One new pack in the NYT app this week: Modern Midis 5 by Sid Sivakumar and Matthew Stock.

Tough As Nails: Self-Indulgent ‘Themeless’ by Stella Zawistowski. .puz, .pdf
Brain Candy: Saturday Midi by Amanda Rafkin. .pdf, online.
Rossword Puzzles: A Doonesbury Special by Ross Trudeau. .puz, .pdf, online.
David Alfred Bywaters Crossword Cavalcade: Defeat by David Alfred Bywaters. .puz, .pdf, online.
WSJ Variety: Acrostic 
by Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon. .pdf
National Post Cryptic: by Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon. .pdf
Matt Gaffney’s Weekly Crossword Contest: ($) A Number Of Creatures by Matt Gaffney. Subscribe at Patreon for this meta contest.
A to Z Crosswords: ($) #49 by Frank Longo and Peter Gordon. Subscribe and receive past puzzles at link.

From yesterday:
Spyscape: On The Menu In The Spy Commissary by Bryant White. .pdf, online.
Club 72: Freestyle 526 by Tim Croce. .puz, .pdf

USA Today: This Is The Bad Place! 
by Erik Agard. Online; can print
Universal: Different Tastes by Robert Wemischner. Online; can print. .puz
Los Angeles Timesby Kyle Dolan. Online; can print. Free Cruciverb account for .puz.
New York Times: ($) by Ryan McCarty. Online, .pdf, .puz, phone app.
The Wall Street Journal: T Intersections by David Alfred Bywaters. .puz
Newsday: Saturday Stumper by Stan Newman. Link direct to .pdf. Online.

Crosswords with Friends: by Zhouqin Burnikel. Phone app. App Store | Google Play
Daily POP Crosswords: by Mark McClain. Phone app. App Store | Google Play

LA Times Mini: by Elizabeth Gorski. Online.
The New York Times Mini: by Joel Fagliano. Online, phone app.

Hard Crossword: archival puzzle from Stan Newman
Easy Crossword: archival puzzle from Stan Newman

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.