Gryptics: The Next Generation of the Crossword: One Hundred Challenging Word Puzzles

Front Cover
iUniverse, 2010 - Games - 140 pages
Welcome to "Gryptics, " an entirely new genre of crossword puzzle! The definition clues are completely gone, and some lettering is outside the grid. The only tools anyone needs to solve a puzzle are logic and pattern recognition.Les Foeldessy, a self-professed puzzle fanatic, created the idea of the Griddle, developed the accompanying software, and now has made the first of his puzzles come alive in print. Foeldessy's goals were simple-to find interesting words, avoid obscure ones, and achieve eclectic juxtapositions. In his one hundred creative puzzles, arranged by difficulty from easy to hard, the words are more challenging than in a traditional crossword puzzle; however, the rules are clear, there is only one possible solution per puzzle, and a hints section is included with extra letters provided for those who may get stuck."Griddle" presents a completely different and fascinating crossword experience for both the novice and proficient puzzle enthusiast who is ready to enjoy a new generation in crossword puzzles!

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Bibliographic information