Test solvers wanted

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damefox
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Test solvers wanted

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Post by damefox » Mon Nov 04, 2019 4:27 pm

Hello fellow muggles,

I have constructed a couple (hopefully very easy) meta crosswords that I plan to distribute at an event in a couple weeks. Since this seems to be the place to recruit willing meta solvers, I was wondering if I could get a few volunteers to test-solve these for me. I'm looking for feedback on both the meta and the clues. I haven't actually written the clues yet - that's on my list for tonight - but if you're interested I will hopefully be able to send them out tomorrow.

Reply here, PM me, or email me at damefoxwords@gmail.com if you're interested. I can send .pdf, .ccw, or .puz files, so just let me know your preference. Thanks in advance!

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MajordomoTom
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Post by MajordomoTom » Mon Nov 04, 2019 4:33 pm

I'm a noobie at these, would be willing to give it a shot.

PDF please, I'm not yet up to speed on the other formats.

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BarbaraK
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Post by BarbaraK » Wed Nov 06, 2019 7:36 pm

That was fun! I've never been a test solver before.

It's a different way of looking at a puzzle - trying to provide some constructive feedback instead of just solving.

They were great puzzles. I expect they'll be a big hit at your event.

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Cindy
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Post by Cindy » Wed Nov 06, 2019 8:01 pm

Very enjoyable!

Laura M
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Post by Laura M » Thu Nov 07, 2019 7:18 pm

I agree, these were impressive! I wish I'd made a better showing as a test solver (needed a hint) but it was fun.

GlennG
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Post by GlennG » Fri Nov 08, 2019 1:40 am

I'll take a look if you need me to (PUZ please).

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KayW
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Post by KayW » Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:23 am

I’d love to look at them if you’d like more feedback - pdf please.

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