The 2021 Boswords Spring Themeless League: Looking Back

After two months of challenging, engaging, and thoroughly enjoyable weekly solving, the Boswords 2021 Spring Themeless League came to a close a few weeks ago. If you’re unfamiliar, the Boswords 2021 Spring Themeless League spreads out a tournament-style solving experience … Continue reading

The Boswords 2020 Fall Themeless League Has Come to a Close!

After two months of delightful weekly solving, the Boswords 2020 Fall Themeless League has come to a close. If you’re unfamiliar, the Boswords 2020 Fall Themeless League was a clever weekly spin on traditional crossword tournament-style solving. Instead of cracking … Continue reading

Halfway through the Boswords 2020 Fall Themeless League!

Last night marked the fifth week of competitive puzzly fun in the Boswords 2020 Fall Themeless League. If you’re unfamiliar, the Boswords 2020 Fall Themeless League is a clever weekly spin on traditional crossword tournament-style solving. Instead of cracking through … Continue reading

Delving into the 2020 Boswords Crosswords!

I finally had a chance to sit down and try my hand at the puzzles from the Boswords Crossword Tournament. Given the talent involved amongst the organizers and constructors — as well as the reliable puzzles featured in the previous three … Continue reading

BosWords Crossword Tournament Goes Virtual This Weekend!

Sunday, July 26th, from 12:30 to 5, puzzlers from all over will log in for the first virtual edition of the BosWords Tournament (and the fourth edition of the tournament overall)! If you haven’t signed up yet, registration closes tonight … Continue reading

Lollapuzzoola? BosWords? Updates on Several Crossword Events!

Over the last few years, crossword fans have been absolutely spoiled by an abundance of terrific crossword tournaments. Between the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament, the Indie 500, Lollapuzzoola, and BosWords (not to mention smaller local tournaments), in past years, there … Continue reading