One of the genres that fit especially well on an iDevice are first-person adventure games. These echoes of the golden age of adventure games, ones that actually helped usher in the CD era at some point (see my Myst review), are quite playable even on the smallish screen of an iPhone or iPod Touch and are surprisingly popular on these platforms. Enter The Secret of Grisly Manor, promising over 50 locations to explore and solve. Letâ€™s take them up on that offer!
For the past few months Iâ€™ve been bringing you a list each week of what I feel are some of the most promising games to keep an eye on in the App Store (assuming you donâ€™t already have them).Â This special edition of â€œ10 To Watchâ€ is a list of games that you should be playing over the upcoming Halloween weekend.Â Of course, there are enough games on the list that you should probably start playing them now.Â The big difference between the normal â€œ10 To Watchâ€ lists and this one is that here Iâ€™ve played a good portion of the titles in this roundup.Â Without further ado, here are my selections for Halloween iPhone / iPod Touch gamesâ€¦