What Is the Wheel of Fortune Bonus Round Puzzle?

The “Wheel of Fortune” Bonus Round puzzle is an online puzzle that is available on the Bonus Puzzle section of WheelOfFortune.com, as of July 2015. Only members of the site’s Wheel Watchers Club are able to access the puzzle.

Visitors to WheelOfFortune.com should place the cursor over Play Anywhere and click on Bonus Puzzle on the drop-down menu that appears. If the visitor isn’t logged in to a Wheel Watchers Club account, the site prompts him to log in or register.

The puzzle is updated every weekday from 5:00 to 5:01 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Each episode of “Wheel of Fortune” mentions the bonus puzzle for that day.

The puzzle includes the episode airdate, a clue and letter spaces, the majority of which are blank. The player can click on a blank letter space and type in a letter. Once he has completed the puzzle, he can click Submit, and the site displays a message indicating whether his solution is correct.

Registration for the Wheel Watchers Club requires the user’s name, email address, physical address and phone number. Once an account is created, the user receives a Spin ID. If his Spin ID is called by the announcer during an episode, he is eligible for the $5,000 daily prize. He must visit the site and verify his SPIN ID within 24 hours of the show.