The end of the month is upon us, with Halloween parties and ‘trick or treats’ in full swing. This spookily festive season has unleashed some ghostly and mysterious apps for you to spoof, trick and scare others. Check out these 10 frighteningly great apps and download a few treats (promo codes) that are buried below. Happy Halloween!
1. Dark Meadow: Premium edition for iPad –
What will you find in the corridors of an abandoned hospital? Try out this premium edition app for Dark Meadow and experience amazing graphics, addictive gameplay and compelling adventures.
Updated: 09 April 2012
Developer: Phosphor Games, LLC
2. Halloween Booth –
Booth apps are so popular, due to their instant creations of hilarious, quirky and fun images. It makes perfect sense to now introduce Halloween Booth, which will transform your photographs into ghostly images, using a variety of Halloween effects.
Released: 09 October 2012
3. Monster Mansion –
Even monsters need a home or at least a place from where they can play tricks on their human visitors! Monster Mansion is a great game that allows users to build up a haunted mansion into a monster hotel, where rooms have unique themes that can be decorated. Flocks of vampires, monsters, werewolves and interesting creatures are unleashed, so beware!
Released: 16 October 2012
4. Slendr –
Slendr is a horror game that has been inspired by the Internet phenomenon Slender Man. Slendr is a unique survival game that reacts to your physical movements with the aim of trying to escape the deadly ghost! The design of the app is truly amazing, as the user sees everything through a night vision camera. It looks and feels like a horror movie with edgy graphics and sounds. Play at your own risk!!!
Updated: 29 October 2012
5. Halloween Solitaire –
If ghosts, gobbling’s and flying witches are not quite your thing, why not try a more subtle approach to Halloween with this addictive Solitaire game. This peg solitaire board game requires its users to remove all the pegs from the board by jumping over them. With 9 boards to battle, beware of the spiders, bats, ghosts and zombies that will try and distract you!
Updated: 15 October 2012
Developer: i2e Consulting LLC
6. Call Screen Maker –
Call Screen Maker have just added a Halloween themed collection to their app. Now users can get into the Halloween spirit by transforming their call screens by customised images of themes, colours and clipart pictures. Who’s that witch calling you? Rah, ha, ha…
Updated: 30 October 2012
Developer: AppAnnex, LLC
7. Undead on Halloween –
This Halloween themed game sees the undead wanting to return to the world of living. Users must sprinkle them with holy water to send them back to their graves. Obstacles and creatures will lie in your way as you cast magic spells, in order to defeat them.
When stranded in the dessert surrounded by zombies, the only option is drive for survival. The pumpkin-smashing Halloween mode has been added for the festive season and adds a great twist to the game. Customise and boost your vehicle by earning cash along the way and embark on this fast, action-packed race for survival!
Updated: 25 October 2012
Developer: Not Doppler
Price: $0.99 for iPhone/iPod Touch, $2.99 for iPad.
Promo Code for iPad Version: RLAXPFEFLWTP
9. Nightmarium –
What’s that creaking under the floorboards? Help this young, defenceless girl escape from a nightmare by navigating frightening places and facing dreadful monsters. As you battle each beast along the way, use a range of tools and everyday objects to defend yourself and defeat them. Sweet dreams!
Don’t be left in the dark this Halloween, invest in this amazing 4 in 1 flashlight app. Use a flashlight, strobe, Morse code and lighted magnifier while you’re out trick or treating in the dark. Don’t leave home without it!
Update: 26 October 2012
Developer: AppAnnex, LLC