Crosswords With Friends
By Zynga Inc.
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**As seen on the Today Show!**
From the team that brought you Words With Friends comes Crosswords With Friends - the first daily crossword puzzle that’s written for today’s world! We’ve teamed up with People Magazine to test your brain power with a new puzzle every day that’s relevant to entertainment, celebrity, and sports news happening NOW!
Crosswords with Friends presents the world’s BEST crosswords for you 365 days a year. Led by co-editors Trip Payne (co-star of the crossword documentary Wordplay) and Amy Reynaldo (author of How to Conquer the New York Times Crossword), our daily crosswords are created by some of the world’s most published crossword writers. Get ready for a top-notch crossword experience!
Game Features - English Only Game
Crosswords Written By Industry Experts: Exercise your brain and expand your vocabulary by solving crossword puzzles created by crossword champions and writers from top newspapers!
Fun Puzzle Themes 7-Days A Week: Play a new crossword for free every day, and enjoy unique, fun themes! Challenge yourself with exclusive People Magazine celebrity puzzles, and thousands more in the calendar.
Climb The Leaderboard: Challenge your friends and check the leaderboard to see who solved the daily puzzle the fastest!
Play Alongside Words With Friends: Flip back-and-forth between these two challenging puzzle games. Master both games for twice the fun and build your vocabulary twice as fast!
Helpful Hints When You Need Them: Stuck on a word? Use hints to move ahead faster.
Playing Crosswords With Friends challenges your brain, improves your pop culture knowledge, and lets you compete with friends. Download and play the all new Crosswords With Friends for FREE!
The game is free to play; however, in-app purchases are available for additional content and in-game currency. In-app purchases range from $0.99 to $99.99 USD.
What's New in Version 2.2.0
We’re on a mission to bring you the world’s most entertaining crossword puzzle 365 days a year. Thanks for spreading the word about Crosswords With Friends! We LOVE our solvers!
We’ve fixed some bugs and made performance improvements.
Same answers again, again
If you have such a variety of wonderful puzzle writers, why do they have to use the same answers on every puzzle?! I realize that certain answers are easier since they contain more vowels, etc. However, there are a group of answers that are continually rotated on these puzzles. They try to fool you through different clues, but the same answer words are still used over and over again. It is so obvious that I can just enter the answer to a clue that I wouldn't otherwise know. Once you take out the core clues that are driven by theme, the remaining clues are repetition. So, after you solve several of these puzzles, it becomes mundane. These puzzles are fun since the challenging clues are solvable via working the easier clues around them. I am just stunned that, with all of the words in the dictionary, they repeat the same words. If they would work a little harder to find more variety in the "filler" clues, then these puzzles would be the perfect mix.
Glitch in game, lost coins and NO REFUND!!!
Horrible customer service! I kept losing 20 coins each time I played a game. I contacted "Help" and told them about the problem. They said to that I probably have "See Wrong" on, which I didn't. I told them it wasn't on in my initial contact and the reply I received said I probably have it set on. ???? I responded again and said I didn't have it set on. Yet again I receive another response that said I probably have this setting on and walks me thru steps to turn it off!!! Finally I took a screenshot to show them that I don't have it turned on and then received a response that they're looking into it.
I asked about my lost coins and was given a scripted response by Mhellisa S. that read in part that "its players like you that push us to develop new game content" and thanks for playing. I asked again about my lost coins and was told they appreciate my enthusiasm and that the game is constantly evolving. I don't have time to deal with developers that toy around with customers like this. How elementary and unprofessional!!!!
The game itself is really good, but every so often a clue is reused. This takes away from the fun guessing part, but it is understandable. If you need a filler, you need a filler! However, this isn't the only downside. There is one more flaw, and it is that you have to have coins to play the crossword puzzles from the days you missed. I think since that day is over, it should be free, but that's just my opinion. Any ways, what I'm trying to get across here is that the coins are hard to earn if you don't buy them with real money and that's a bad thing because you have to have them if you want to play more than one per day or use a power up.
The game is good and the crosswords are fun, but the coin thing is a little disappointing. Don't let that keep you from downloading though!!!!! As long as you play everyday, you should have no problems! 🙂🙂🙂
- Category: Games
- Updated: Aug 08, 2017
- Version: 2.2.0
- Size: 119 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Zynga Mobile
- © 2017, Zynga Inc.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
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