Tag Archives: Andrew J. Ries

Saturday, March 5, 2016

Must-read article! Those of you who subscribe to the Cruciverb-L mailing list have already heard about this. A guy named Saul Pwanson (honest!) built a database that could compare thousands of published crosswords and calculate the degree of overlap between … Continue reading

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The 2015 Orca Awards – Best Meta/Contest Crossword

Welcome back to the Orcas, our annual recap honoring outstanding achievement in crossword construction. Today we present the Orca for Best Meta/Contest Crossword, the fifth of nine awards given out this year. To recap the schedule for the week: • … Continue reading

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Thursday, January 7, 2016

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Saturday, December 12, 2015

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Wednesday, December 9, 2015

This week’s AV Club puzzle is a contest puzzle from Francis Heaney – a write-up will be posted after the contest deadline closes Sunday.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2015

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Sunday, March 29, 2015

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