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name game crossword

$50,000 top prize

$3 per play

Name Game Crossword 3228 tickets

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INSTANT Lottery Game No. 3228

  • $3 per play.
  • Prize payout: 64.98 per cent.
  • Overall odds of winning: 1 in 3.23.
  • $50,000 top prize.


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How to play name game CROSSWORD

  1. Scratch YOUR LETTERS one at a time. For each of YOUR LETTERS revealed, scratch only that same letter each time it is found in the PUZZLE and in the $5 BONUS word.
  2. Continue until all YOUR LETTERS and corresponding letters in the PUZZLE and in the $5 BONUS word area are revealed.
  3. Reveal at least two (2) complete words in the PUZZLE (excludes the $5 BONUS word), win the corresponding prize found in the PUZZLE PRIZE LEGEND.

$5 BONUS: Reveal all six (6) letters in the $5 BONUS word, win $5.

You can win only one (1) prize per ticket.

Name Game Crossword 3228 ticket


Uncover Win Uncover Win
2 words $3 7 words $100
3 words $7 8 words $5,000
4 words $15 9 words $10,000
5 words $25 10 words $25,000
6 words $50 11 words $50,000


  1. A “word” must contain at least three (3) letters.
  2. A “word” cannot be formed from right to left, from bottom to top or diagonally in any direction.
  3. Letters combined to form a complete “word” either completely horizontally or completely vertically in the PUZZLE must:
    1. appear in an unbroken horizontal or unbroken vertical sequence of letters;
    2. only use letters within the PUZZLE that are matched with YOUR LETTERS; and
    3. use every lettered square between two (2) black spaces, or one (1) black space and the edge of the PUZZLE, in an unbroken horizontal or unbroken vertical sequence.

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