Crossword solutions: Saturday, February 1

Across: 1 Spied, 4 Amman, (Spider-Man) 8 Oar, 9 Superheroes, 10 Yawning, 12 Swarm, 13 Mallet, 14 Dragon, 17 Greek, 19 Avocado, 21 Indomitable, 23 Tin, 24 Essen, 25 Robin. Down: 1 Sissy, 2 Imp, 3 Dormice, 4 Avenge, 5 Moons, 6 Nostalgia, 7 Iron man, 11 Wolverine, 13 Magneto, 15 Rooster, 16 Batman, 18 Kudos, 20 Ocean, 22 Bob.

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Like puzzles? The Dominion Post also provides more brain teasers online:


Sudoku - A great test for those who love numbers.

Web Words Crossword - A nice, quick online crossword to keep you sharp.

General Knowledge Crossword - For those with a wide range of knowledge - this one's for you.

Code Cracker - Some letters are given, the rest of is up to you. A real challenge.

Find-A-Word - Find the list of words among the grid in this classic puzzle game.


Kids' Spellbound Crossword - A simple crossword to get the kids interested.

Cryptic Crossword - A real challenge, first decode the clue, then fit the word.

Giant Crossword - Want your crossword up-sized? This is the one for those long weekend morning teas.

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