The Boswords Themeless League Returns Soon (Plus Some Puzzle Activism!)

The Boswords summer crossword tournament has been a highlight of the puzzly calendar for years now, but during the pandemic, they also made a splash with their Fall and Spring Themeless Leagues. And registration is now open for the Boswords … Continue reading

Delving into the 2021 Boswords Tournament Puzzles!

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 … Continue reading

The Boswords Crossword Tournament Returns This Weekend!

Yes, fellow puzzlers, it’s tournament time again! This Sunday, July 25th, from 1 PM to 6 PM Eastern, the Boswords Crossword Tournament returns! The fifth edition of this event will be contested online for the second year in a row, … Continue reading

Loads of Crossword Tournament Info! Boswords, Indie 500, and Lollapuzzoola!

In the last week or so, crossword fans have been treated to a bevy of announcements regarding upcoming tournaments and events, and we’ve got all the details for you! So let’s get started! First off, Boswords is back for the … Continue reading

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