Hard crossword puzzle aficionados looking for a highly demanding daily brain challenge! Enjoy honing your crossword skills with this free daily crossword edited by Stan Newman, America’s foremost expert in fine-tuning crosswords to a high level of toughness-but-fairness. Each of Stan’s Hard Crosswords have a tricky theme, few easy clues, lots of subtle wordplay and misdirection, and require a broad range of general knowledge. So don't say we didn't warn you -- these are some seriously hard free online crosswords!
How to play
You'll need to first choose which date’s free crossword you would like to play. After you select your desired puzzle, start filling in the squares on the crossword grid -- it's that easy! But that's the only easy part. When (not if) you get stuck, you'll need a bit of help. Simply click "reveal" on the bottom-left of the screen to help you move along and solve this hard crossword puzzle.