Loading up your smartphone with Halloween apps is now just as much a part of the season as carving pumpkins or hanging fake spider webs. With another year gone by since last Halloween, there are even more apps to make your iOS or Android device the perfect companion for haunting. The focus here is on games that will put you in the right mood for Halloween.
ORC: Vengeance: One of the best games of the year for iOS. It has the atmosphere and dungeon-like atmosphere of Diablo, yet it well engineered to play on iOS devices.
The Room: This is one of the standout games for the iPad. It is a great puzzler that makes great use of gestures for controlling it.
Vampire Season: Walk into a zombie apocolypse world in Vampire Season where you are the special assistant of the castle. Protect your boss Dracula in his coffin from the enemies. Fight with zombies, disco balls, nuclear pumpkins, and much more.
The Walking Dead: The Game: Who doesn’t want in on the insane zombie action of The Walking Dead? For $4.99 you get the first in a series of games that has you play through the adventure. Caveat: you will need an iPad 2 or iPhone 4 and greater to play.
Zombie Wonderland 2: Outta Time: An excellent mindless, screen-smashing game as you seek to fight off an onslaught of zombies.
Halloween Live Wallpaper: If you are on Android, one of the best ways to get in the Halloween spirit is live wallpaper. There are many to choose from, but this fun option does a great job at providing a playful atmosphere with familiar Halloween characters.
iDracula: Undead Awakening: Sure, it hasn’t been updated in over three years, but there is something nostalgic about playing this. It was one of the first iPhone games to have that addictive quality which