The aftermath of Sandy has almost certainly changed Halloween plans for many. In fact, in many of the areas hardest hit by the storm, trick-or-treating has been canceled.
But, don’t worry. The App Store features a number of great apps that can make the holiday fun, even without the trick-or-treating.
The popular game for iPad has been redesigned temporarily with a Halloween theme.
FingerFace, iPhone, $0.99
Scare your friends with up to 124 different faces, 46 hairstyles, and 184 accessories, all on your fingers!
Cookie Doodle, Universal, $0.99
Make virtual cookies in the shape of ghosts and goblins with this extremely popular app for kids. Best of all, cleanup isn’t scary at all!
iPoe – The Interactive and Illustrated Edgar Allan Poe Collection, Universal, $3.99
No one tells Halloween stories better than Poe. Included here are many of his favorites including “The Oval Portrait,” “Annabel Lee,” and more.
Elvira’s Movie Macabre, Universal, Free
The B-movie queen of Halloween offers some of her favorites, at $0.99 per movie.
Sinister City: Vampire Adventure HD, iPad, Free
In this first person 3-D adventure game, you must find your bride-to-be, Nina, who has been kidnapped. But be careful of the evil vampires.
Dead Trigger, Universal, Free
Currently one of the most popular games in the App Store, Dead Trigger is an arcade shooter game with amazing twists.
Happy Halloween, everyone! For those who experienced Sandy, you’re in our prayers.