Top 5 Best Halloween Apps & Games for iPhone & Android

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Happy Halloween! These awesome apps and games will make your Halloween spookier, safer, and a whole lot more fun. Whether you use an iPhone or an Android phone, these great apps are perfect for Halloween lovers of all ages. Read on to see which five apps made our list.

1. Dark Meadow: The Pact

Dark Meadow The Pact Game TrailerDark Meadow The Pact Game Trailer2012-06-02T17:36:42Z

Get a closer look at this chilling, atmospheric game in the video above.

If you’re looking for a spooky, creepy game to play while you’re alone in the dark, Dark Meadow: The Pact will definitely get your heart racing. The game starts when your character awakens in a strange hospital.

You don’t know how you got to this hospital, or who the strange man is who shares your room, but you do know there is a witch that haunts the halls. As you begin to explore the hospital, strange figures will attack you. If you want to scare yourself this Halloween, turn down all the lights and try out this atmospheric horror title.

Download the iPhone version here.

Download the Android version here.


  • Detailed environments
  • Action-packed gameplay
  • Responsive controls
  • Great writing
  • Available in multiple languages

  • Cons:

  • Graphics are a little dated in sections
  • Can sometimes be laggy on older devices
  • Save game files sometimes go missing (there is a fix for this)
  • Some Android users have experienced force quits
  • IAP may be a turnoff for some players

  • 2. Z Hunter – War of The Dead

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    Check out a trailer for this zombie game in the video above.

    Z Hunter – War of The Dead lets you take on hordes of ravenous zombies. You really get a great sense of atmosphere from this game. Between the realistic visual elements and the creepy sound design, this game has a wonderfully spooky atmosphere. If you love sniper games or zombie titles, this is a must-play.

    Download the iPhone version here.

    Download the Android version here.


  • Over 150 missions, with four different game modes
  • Intuitive and fully configurable controls
  • Great use of rag doll physics
  • Huge array of weapons
  • Addictive gameplay

  • Cons:

  • Requires Android 4.0 or higher
  • Some users have reported annoying gameplay glitches
  • Sometimes feels like a grind unless you use IAP
  • Time limits can be frustrating
  • Some controls are placed too close together in default mode

  • 3. Ghostbusters: Paranormal Blast

    Ghostbusters Paranormal Blast Launch TrailerIt's time to hunt down ghosts in Ghostbusters Paranormal Blast.2012-08-09T20:23:26Z

    Learn more about this game in the hilarious trailer above.

    Ghostbusters: Paranormal Blast is an augmented reality game that lets you pretend to capture ghosts in the real world. Just point your phone at the street around you, and get ready to capture and contain your own ghosts. If you love Ghostbusters, this game is a must-play. It’s also a nice alternative to some of the scarier Halloween games out there.

    Download the Android version here.

    Download the iPhone version here.


  • Officially licensed
  • The more you play, the better your materials become
  • Free
  • Kid-friendly
  • Solid graphics

  • Cons:

  • Requires gyroscope and camera to play
  • Won’t appeal to people who don’t like the franchise
  • Limited replay
  • Hasn’t been updated since 2012
  • Offers IAP

  • 4. Bubble Witch Saga 1 & 2

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    Get a closer look at Bubble Witch Saga 2 in the video above.

    There’s nothing that says “Halloween” like a spooky witch, so playing a few rounds of Bubble Witch Saga is a great way to get into the spirit of things this Halloween season. There are two installments in this franchise. Bubble Witch Saga has a slightly creepier vibe, while Bubble Witch Saga 2 has a slightly cuter vibe (and a slightly higher rating than the original on Google Play.) There’s something so relaxing about popping bubbles after a long day at work. There’s a reason millions of people around the globe have played the two Bubble Witch games.

    Download the Android version of Bubble Witch Saga here.

    Download the iPhone version of Bubble Witch Saga here.

    Download the Android version of Bubble Witch Saga 2 here.

    Download the iPhone version of Bubble Witch Saga 2 here.


  • Tons of levels to play between the two games, with more added every month/li>
  • Easy to learn
  • High replay value
  • Nice graphics
  • Variety of boosters and blockers to experiment with

  • Cons:

  • IAP
  • Randomizer doesn’t feel random enough
  • Some users have reported crashes or freezing
  • Some users have issues with aiming controls
  • Multiple users have lost their progress after updates

  • 5. Family Locator

    VideoVideo related to top 5 best halloween apps & games for iphone & android2014-10-09T14:10:25-04:00

    Learn how this GPS app works in the video above.

    Family Locator is a GPS tracking app from Sygic. This app lets you keep tabs on your kids, and can help you locate them if they are lost. This is a great app for concerned parents to use for tracking their kids’ first, solo trick-or-treating excursion. Halloween can be a scary night, but this app can give both you and your children some much-needed peace of mind.

    You can also get alerts if your child goes someplace they aren’t supposed to go, and get a message when your kid arrives safely at their destination. If you are a concerned parent, this app is ideal of keeping track of young children. However, teenagers may feel like they are being “spied on” if you use this app to track them.

    Download the iPhone version of Family Locator here.

    Download the Android version of Family Locator here.


  • Provides great piece of mind
  • Set safe zones and “danger zones”
  • Track locations over a seven-day period
  • 4.0 rating on Google Play
  • Usually very accurate in cities

  • Cons:

  • Invasive
  • For Family Locator to function properly Location services must be turned on
  • May run down the battery
  • Some users have reported delays in location alerts
  • Can be buggy on older phones

  • For the best smartphone experience, we recommend:

    Headphones: iFrogz CAL-STEALT Caliber Stealth Mobile Gaming Headphones with Mic
    Portable charger: Anker® 2nd Gen Astro 6000mAh (2A Output) Portable Charger
    iPhone Battery Case: Belkin Grip Power Battery Case
    Samsung S5 Battery Case: UNU Unity Samsung Galaxy S5 Battery Case

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