Top Secret Crossword

$3 Top Secret Crossword 1516 $3 Top Secret Crossword 1516

Price: $3

Go Undercover for a $20,000 Mission!

Should you accept this highly classified mission, you will use a precise set of skills to reveal words in Top Secret Crossword Scratchers®. If you succeed in exposing 2-4 words, you may win a Top Secret Prize of UP TO $1,000. But don’t blow your cover just yet, because the most elite of agents have a chance to WIN UP TO $20,000! 

Game Number: 1516

Overall odds: 1 in 3.19

Cash odds: 1 in 3.95

Odds and Available Prizes

Last Updated Jul 06, 2022 02:31:12 a.m.

This table reflects all Scratchers prizes for this game. After game start, some prizes, including top prizes, may have been claimed. Odds are rounded to the nearest whole number.


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Prizes Odds 1 in Prizes Remaining
$20,000 1,236,000 15 of 15
$1,000 78,894 228 of 235
$100 1,184 11,699 of 15,660
$50 402 34,126 of 46,094
$20 72 192,470 of 258,938
$10 38 360,506 of 482,662
$5 10 1,389,808 of 1,852,342
$4 9 1,540,765 of 2,041,840
Ticket 17 845,218 of 1,112,400

  • 1.Scratch “YOUR LETTERS” to reveal a total of eighteen (18) letters.
  • 2. Scratch each letter in the CROSSWORD PUZZLE that matches “YOUR LETTERS.”
  • 3. Completely uncover two (2) or more words in the CROSSWORD PUZZLE and win corresponding prize shown in the PRIZE KEY.
  • 4. TOP SECRET PRIZE: If you completely uncover two (2), three (3) or four (4) words in the CROSSWORD PUZZLE, scratch the TOP SECRET PRIZE next to the maximum number of completely uncovered words to reveal your TOP SECRET PRIZE.

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