Get into Halloween Spirit with 20 Halloween-themed Android Apps

John Salley

Oct 28, 2014 03:18 am / Posted by John Salley to Android, News, Reviews

Halloween’s just a few days away, and app developers have been clamoring to provide you with some holiday relief. With so large amount of applications available in Apple App Store, there are lots of Halloween-themed choices for your Google Play. We’ve gathered the top 20 Halloween apps for your Google Playto help you get into the spirit of All Halloween’s Eve. These apps will scare and delight the kid in you!

Halloween-themed Android Apps

1. Themes, Wallpapers, and Ringtones

Halloween wallpapers are giving out surprises. Won’t it be cool to have some live wallpapers added to your charming Halloween Android desktop, with the tedious desktop icons replaced with the vivid Halloween elements. Here are recommendations for you: Halloween HD Live Wallpaper, Halloween Live Wallpaper, and Halloween Live Wallpaper FREE.

Halloween live wallpaper

GO Launcher EX Theme Halloween is an ideal new look for your phone for the end of October, and naturally requires GO Launcher EX to be installed on your device. Similarly, GO SMS Happy Halloween Theme is for the GO SMS Pro app. Finish off your re-skin with this Halloween Theme Keyboard.

Free Scary Halloween Ringtones is a good place to get really atmospheric for October 31st with its 45 ringtones and sounds.

Note: Just make sure you’re familiar with setting up ringtones on Android before proceeding!

2. Getting Your Spooky Costume Right

Once you want to have an exciting Halloween, enjoy the carnival or release of all the pressures at work on this Halloween, just pick a compelling costume to dress up yourself right now!

Need to buy a costume but think you’ve left it too late? Halloween Costumes is a good online shopping app with an easy interface and a wide selection of outfits.

Halloween Costumes

Looking for a way to really create an impression without spending money on a costume this Halloween? The answer, surely, is in makeup. With this pair of apps you should have all your bases covered! Horror Makeup Free gives you video and photographic instructions (pictured above) on making black eyes, zombies, cuts, abrasions, and more, while Fantasy Makeup has a vast collection of over 100 original designs for all sorts of occasions.

3. Parties, Food, and Pumpkin Carving

Are you planning a party for Halloween? Perhaps you’re heading out in costume this Halloween to collect sweets and treats from your neighbours. Both of these activities work so much better when the effort is made to go all-out on the food and decorations, and here is some Android apps to help you.

If you’re really prepared for Halloween, you probably already have your pumpkin. Assuming you’re using a real one and not a plastic substitute pumpkin, you may well need some ideas for carving a ghoulish aspect. 101 Pumpkin Carving Ideas (above) is probably the best place to start. When you’re ready, start carving, but be sure to check our list of 28 geeky Jack O’Lantern’s you can carve for Halloween!

101 Pumpkin Carving Ideas

For those hosting a party, having a useful tablet or smartphone like Halloween Recipes Book App is clearly the best way to ensure that your Halloween treats are as tasty, enjoyable and spooky as they should be!

4. Movies And Games For Those Staying In

Halloween may be all about getting spooked, but what about those of us who like more treats and tricks? These Halloween movies and Games can get you into the holiday spirit at home.

Get started with horror movies, which are abundant on Android. Probably the best place to start is with 100 Horror Films, while Classic Horror Movies features a collection of spooky flicks from the 1900s. Finally, fill in the gaps with Free Horror Movie Classics where you will find around 100 horror films for Halloween from the 1930s onwards.

For gamers who want to enjoy some immersive Halloween thrills, Spooky Manor ($1.15) is a mystery game in which you explore the eponymous house to find your way into the attic and claim an inheritance. Meanwhile Halloween Games is a collection of nine puzzle-style titles, ideal for children and adults alike. For the more in-depth gaming experience, there are various MMOs that run Halloween events.

Spooky Manor

A more adult title is Trigger Zombie Waves Strike 3D, an FPS with good graphics and a Doom/Quake style setting. Play it with headphones in for real adrenalin-pumping fun on October 31st!

Finally, for a great spooky home alone experience, Boogey Boy ($0.99, pictured above) is a great endless runner that takes place in a nightmarish haunted house. A free/demo version is also available.

Conclusion: What Are You Favorite Halloween Apps?

Whether you’re a fan of trick or treating or if you just like to stay home on All Hallows’ Eve, you should find something above to fulfill any requirements on the big night. You’ll find games, movies, themes, costume and makeup tips, and even Halloween recipes on Google Play. Tell us your thoughts below!

Or wanna anything else to do during the Halloween? Join Pavtube Halloween Column to learn. Hope you will enjoy the Halloween carnival this year!

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