Top 10 Crossword Puzzle Apps for 2017

Crossword puzzle apps and games are found in this category. These games involve gameplay based on the classic word puzzle that racks your brain and causes you to question your word skills! Types include casual, advanced, and multiplayer crossword puzzle games. Crossword puzzle games are great for those looking to flex their vocabulary or who enjoy word puzzle games.

Last updated 03-30-2017

Bonza National Geographic
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Bonza National Geographic

Android
iOS

Seller: MiniMega

35 3.5

Are you confident in your vocabulary skills? If you love crossword puzzles, or word games, then this app is one that you will want to check out!

It is a combination of a crossword puzzle, word former, and a jigsaw puzzle, which makes it both challenging and satisfying. Titles serve as clues for how to solve the puzzles. Test your vocabulary with this one of a kind game from National Geographic!

▲ Drag and drop scrambled letters to form words, then connect letters to complete the level.

▲ Connect the boxes to get Bonza! Find the words by using clues in each level or category.

▲ Put jigsaw puzzles together; puzzles will get more challenging as you progress!

This puzzle game aims to increase your vocabulary skill, and test your puzzle solving skills! This app may seem easy at first glance, but it does gradually increase in difficulty. Aside from helping to expand vocabulary, this app also has great brain stimulating exercises!

With minimal backgrounds and sound effects to distract you, the other good thing is that there is no time limit to each level, so you can play for as little or as long as you like. Great for kids, perfect for adults; test your skills and enjoy a quick puzzle!

Android
Bonza National Geographic

Bonza National Geographic

Free

iOS
Bonza National Geographic

Bonza National Geographic

Free

Crossword Puzzle Solver
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Crossword Puzzle Solver

Android

Seller: Dream World Studio

25 2.5

Do you like playing word search games to pass the time? Then play this mobile version featuring a never-ending search for target terms. Swipe through letters on the board to spell out words and complete objectives.

Moreover, this game will help you to sharpen your eyesight as you strive to find the words in either mixed or specified categories. Customize your gameplay and give yourself the opportunity to expand your vocabulary through this mind-training app.

Android
Crossword Puzzle Solver

Crossword Puzzle Solver

Free

Crossword Puzzle
3rd

Crossword Puzzle

Android

Seller: Korn Tech

30 3

If you want to challenge yourself, and guess how many words you really know, then this game is for you. Guess the words by filling blank white tiles with letters, and forming the words you need to clear the level. Stay offline, and start filling in the answers as you guess from hints below!

To start, tap a certain tile and it will highlight its length and position in the puzzle. Can't guess the right answer? Consult clues, get letters from other answers if you can, and improve your vocabulary while being entertained with this challenging game!

Android
Crossword Puzzle

Crossword Puzzle

Free

Words With Friends – Play Free
4

Words With Friends – Play Free

Android
iOS

Seller: Zynga

30 3

Start a serious match with pals or family members and see how well you fare in this word-building game! Chat with other players while playing. Create a massive combo to earn your spot in the leaderboards. Challenge friends to intense matches and see if you can top their scores! Choose which language you want before playing. Play with a random user with the 'Smart Match' option.

Before you can play, you need to create and use a Facebook or Zynga account. Keep track of your performance easily, and improve your status whenever you play. Find opponents in communities and engage in challenging matches! Make new friends as you learn new words whenever you play this brain-training word puzzle!

Android
Words With Friends – Play Free

Words With Friends – Play Free

Free

iOS
Words With Friends

Words With Friends

$2.99

Crossword Puzzle Free
5

Crossword Puzzle Free

Android

Seller: Xpress Mobyte

25 2.5

Looking for the perfect way to pass the time while stimulating your brain? Test out your vocabulary and knowledge through these challenging questions, hints, and clues! Enjoy your favorite part from the Sunday papers on your own device. Fill all of the white tiles with words , hinted at by the clues below, and win the game!

Work your brain during idle moments, or have a great crossword marathon with over 100 different ones available. Stuck on a certain level, or area? Get help by tapping the bars above for extra clues. Refresh your vocabulary choices with this awesome word puzzle, made especially for linguistic and trivia lovers!

Android
Crossword Puzzle Free

Crossword Puzzle Free

Free

Crossword Puzzle Free
6

Crossword Puzzle Free

Android

Seller: ITSG

30 3

Up for a vocabulary challenge? This engaging game will test how much of a word wizard you are. It contains hundreds of different crossword puzzles for you to enjoy. There are puzzles in English, Spanish, and Portuguese, allowing you to see how well you fare with other languages. Two new English puzzles are given daily. You will run short of puzzles to play!

There is no need to collect those crumpled up newspapers to enjoy a mentally stimulating challenge, all you have to do is take out your mobile device. Whether you are a master wordmatician or someone who is looking to expand their vocabulary, this brain-racking game is bound to keep you captivated from the first puzzle until the last!

▲ Solve the crossword puzzle.

▲ Use hints for difficult words.

▲ There are different puzzles for you to enjoy!

If a puzzle gets too difficult to solve, users may use hints to reveal a single letter, a whole word or even the whole puzzle! Your progress is tracked as you finish more and more levels. Each other level is just as though-provoking and entertaining as the other. Packed with a simple, clutter-free interface and touch-and-tap controls, putting your word knowledge to the test is made into an accessible and fun experience! Bring out the wordsmith in you and strive to accomplish every puzzle!

Android
Crossword Puzzle Free

Crossword Puzzle Free

Free

Arrow Crossword
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Arrow Crossword

Android
iOS

Seller: Havos Ltd

25 2.5

You and other crossword puzzle solvers can enjoy playing this game with a great twist. Now you can view the clues on the grid, and answer them with ease thanks to handy directional arrows.

The randomized grid can be zoomed in and out for your reading convenience. Helpful aids allow you to solve challenging words by validating your answers, revealing words, and even solve the puzzle for any matches.

You can even customize your games by setting the grid size, grid type, clue type, difficulty levels, and four languages - English, French, German, and Dutch. Have a fantastic, convenient crossword puzzle to play and save multiple games at your own pace.

Android
Arrow Crossword

Arrow Crossword

Free

iOS
Arrow Crossword

Arrow Crossword

Free

Bible Crossword Puzzle Free
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Bible Crossword Puzzle Free

Android

Seller: The Holy Apps

30 3

Here is a fun way for your children to study different Bible scriptures! If you love reading the Bible and want to teach your child more about the goodness of the Holy Bible, they will have fun learning about new Bible scriptures and answering different Bible trivia in this fun and educational bible crossword puzzle.

Test your children’s knowledge on Bible stories with new puzzles for you to answer every day. Just read the clues and fill out the boxes by tapping on the letters inside the box. With this fun and educational way of teaching about the Bible, your child will love and appreciate the Bible even more!

Android
Bible Crossword Puzzle Free

Bible Crossword Puzzle Free

Free

Classic Words Solo
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Classic Words Solo

Android

Seller: Lulo Apps

30 3

Master your skill in forming words from a limited set of letters. Earn more points ahead of the computer-generated opponent! Logophiles and crossword puzzle fans will have a great time immersing themselves in this quick, solo game against an electronic opponent.

Letters are assigned with corresponding points. It’s up to the player’s strategy on how to increase these scores by doubling or tripling a letter, or an entire word. Shuffle tiles on your rack to see potential words better. Don’t let an AI bag the win! Best the game with strategy!

▲Start by choosing a level of difficulty.

▲Automatically see the definition of a word after placing it on the board.

▲Having a hard time forming high-scoring words with the letters in your rack? Try swapping or shuffling them!

Bring your word game experience to a new level. Ace the game by exhausting your stock vocabulary given the letters on your rack. Aim to use all the seven tiles to win a “Bingo” round and get additional 50 points. There is no time limit. Take your time looking at the board and forming the best word that can earn you higher scores. Word game players who are preparing for an actual tournament should use this virtual game as a simulator. Even kids can improve their vocabulary and spelling by playing the “Easy” round. Learn new words in the game!

Android
Classic Words Solo

Classic Words Solo

Free

underthesea00
3

November 5, 2016

Fun for what it offers, pretty much just a bit of a vamped up version of Scrabble. Has ads which is understandable for a free app, but when they flash continously it can become really distracting!

CrossCraze FREE - Word Game
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CrossCraze FREE - Word Game

Android

Seller: ORT Software

30 3

Test your vocabulary! Play with your friends or with different levels of AI in this classic word game. Form a word based on the letter tiles that are randomly assigned to you. With bonus points placed around the board, make a strategy on where to put your tiles to get the highest score.

If you are a fan of word games, this mobile board game will give hours of entertainment. Test your word formation skills against AI players that will match your level. You can also go “Premium” and be able to play with your friends and family. Find more features when playing with the game’s “Premium” version!

▲ Tap and drag letter tiles to the board.

▲ Use "Hint" to get a word suggestions. "Swap" letters or "Disallow" a word entered by the other player.

▲ See the statistics of your game and know which word was your highest scoring!

Enjoy a game that will not only entertain you but also help enhance your vocabulary and other skills. You don’t need to connect to the Internet to play with 5 levels of AI or with your friends. Customize the game to your preference to make your games more exciting!

Choose your board size with over 20 choices from 15x15 squares up 20x20. You will also be able to add and disallow words of your choice. You can also enjoy a new mode of the game, the “Tile Stacking” where players are able to place new tiles over the old ones. Enjoy the classic word board game like never before!

Android
CrossCraze FREE - Word Game

CrossCraze FREE - Word Game

Free