NYT Strands today – hints, answers and spangram for Saturday May 4 (game #62)

Your Saturday Strands is here, ready to test your brainpower as you try to discover hidden words within a grid of letters. Today’s puzzle really isn’t that bad, but if you’re struggling with the solutions, scroll down for my tips – and keep going for my commentary.

SPOILER WARNING: Information about today’s NYT Strands is below, so don’t read on if you don’t want to know the answers.

Your Strands expert

Your Strands expert

Marc McLaren

NYT Strands today (game #62) – hint #1 – today’s theme

What is the theme of today’s NYT Strands?

Today’s NYT Strands theme is… The horror

NYT Strands Today (Game #62) – Hint #2 – Clue Words

What are good keywords these days?

Play any of these words to unlock the in-game hint system.







NYT Strands today (game #62) – hint #3 – spangram

What’s a hint for today’s spangram?

Watch with the lights on

NYT Strands Today (Game #62) – Hint #4 – Spangram Position

Where does today’s spangram begin and end?

Start: bottom, 4th column

End: top, 2nd column