Derek Harrison's Crossword Message Board

Please do not discuss (or even mention) current puzzles until after the solution is published. The moderators reserve the right to delete messages which do not have a valid Email address.

Message Board Rules

Re(6): Listener No. 4388: Cycle 20% More by Smudge
IP: 90.216.37.182


I had a similar experience to many others, it seems.

I found the clues really tough, so I concentrated on guessing the moving letters in the across clues. With three clues solved (!), I cracked G&S.

Luckily, googling "Gilbert Sullivan Secret Sign" gives a very helpful first hit.

So unfortunately the thematic material fell before the clues did, and the clues were a bit of a slog after that. However the realisations of eg batwoman were excellently done!


All in all, a very impressive amount of thematic material, well structured, but slightly let down by the clues being a bit too hard, leading many of us to a back-to-front solve.


Thanks to the setter!


Replies:
There have been no replies.



Post a reply:
Name:
Email:
Subject:
Message:
Link Name:
Link URL:
Image URL:
Check this box if you want to be notified via email when someone replies to your post.

Create Your Own Free Message Board or Free Forum!
Hosted By Boards2Go Copyright © 2000-2015
Our Sites: Wedding address collection  Wedding thank you wording