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Halloween Word Scrambles, Cryptograms and Riddles


This page features a variety of kids' puzzles and games with a Halloween theme, including encryption puzzles, Halloween anagrams, Sudoku, riddles and more.

Encryption Puzzles

These puzzles use a simple substitution cipher to encrypt a message.

Squigly's Secret Code
Decipher the code and learn the secret message. - Solution

Halloween Cryptograms

Can you solve these fiendishly difficult cryptograms? The answers are some spooky jokes for Halloween. You'll need the free Adobe Acrobat reader to print these games.

Halloween Word Scrambles

Halloween Word Scramble
These mixed-up words are all words which might be used on Halloween night. Can you unscramble them? Print.

Halloween Word Scramble - Creatures
Unscramble the words to find out which spooky creatures are coming to the Halloween party. Print.

Halloween Anagrams
Three anagram worksheets with spooky themes: "Halloween", "Going Batty" and "Sneaky Spiders". These scrambled word puzzles are available in two versions, easy and regular, and in black and white or color. The regular template offers the added bonus of a hidden word game. Print.

Halloween Sudoku Games

Easy Halloween Sudoku Game
An easier version of online sudoku, using 2x2 boxes.

Regular Halloween Sudoku Game
In this online sudoku game, you need to place the pictures in such a way that every row, column, and block contain only one of each.

More Halloween Puzzle Fun

Transylmania 2
Find out why sometimes it sucks to be a Vampire! Cute little game with a fun introductory movie. Reminds me of Super Mario Brothers. Kids get to decipher clues, find keys, battle enemies and avoid pitfalls while mastering the different levels.

Halloween Hangman
An interactive hangman game with a spooky theme.

Online Halloween Logic Puzzle
Read the clues to determine which candy each boy prefers. Play online.

Squigly's Special Message
Solve the clues and write the answers in the boxes. The first letter of each answer will reveal the secret message. - Solution

Halloween Riddler
Solve the Halloween riddles by using the clues to fill in the words then transferring each letter to the corresponding answer in each riddle. Print. - Solution

I hope you've enjoyed these free puzzles and activities. Feel free to share them with your friends.

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