Dracula App Launches For The iPad


Bram Stoker’s Dracula is coming to the iPad just in time for Halloween. Thanks to app developer PadWorx Digital Media.

Dracula: The Official Stoker Family Edition for Apple iPad features about 300 interactive pages, 600 illustrations, original music, more than 150 sound effects. According to the press release, the eBook is endorsed by Bram Stoker’s family.

Interactive features include the ability to light up pages with 3D lanterns, the ability to blow leaves off of tombstones and using blood to reveal hidden text on the page. The blood sucking app also features an original soundtrack with 21 songs from various indie rockers including: Adaline, Christa Couture, Emily Spiller, Eve and the Ocean and Phoebe Sharp. The eBook is is now available in the App Store for $4.99 for a limited time.

Earlier this month, Sourcebooks and author Bekka Black also released an app based on Dracula. The iDrakula app lets users receive texts, e-mails and voicemails from the characters in the new book.