Majesco Entertainment Company has announced The New York Times Crosswords for the Nintendo DS.
Majesco Vice President of Marketing Ken Gold promises puzzle enthusiasts “challenging fun” and notes that the addition of handwriting recognition allows crossworders the ability to play with others “on the go.”
The New York Times Crosswords features over 1,000 puzzles, and players can write in their answers or use a touch screen keyboard. There are multiple play modes; Puzzle Week features extended play and progressive difficulty, and Challenge Mode offers adjustable time and difficulty. Players also have the option of choosing either cooperative or competitive two-player modes.