Daily Archives: June 26, 2014

Where Did THAT Come From – Itchy & Scratchy Studios

They fight,
They bite,
They bite and fight and bite,
bite, bite,bite,
fight, fight, fight,
The Itchy and Scratchy Show

What’s up everybody?  It seems to me that anyone who is at least faintly familiar with The Simpsons probably knows about that dynamic and violent cartoon duo named Itchy & Scratchy.  I for one have always loved when an I&S cartoon appeared in the Best. Show. Ever.  We already had quite a few Itchy & Scratchy items in our TSTO world but EA decided it was time to bring us the animation studio responsible for them.  Woohoo and more!

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Showoff & Shout Out Reminders

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

It’s getting to those times again….let’s get to our monthly/weekly reminders!

Cross Blog Monthly Shout Out/Tapper of the Month: shoutoutrevisedTime is running out to be considered for our July Tapper of the month so get your submissions in soon for Cross Blog Shout Out Contest!  If you want to be considered for our July Tapper of the month make sure you email your submissions to TSTOAddictsblog@gmail.com by 11:59pm EST on Friday 6/27/14.  (remember Tapper of the month gets to be featured here at TSTO Addicts AND wins a $10 Gift Card!)

Springfield Showoff!

This week we want to see….Your Downtowns!

This week Bunny wants to see your Downtown Cityscape!  Bunny’s working on some new designs with apartments and shops you would see in the more business thriving sections of your towns. So we want to to see what YOU have come up with too. So many buildings, skyscrapers, department store options have been released. SHOW US!!!

Be sure to submit your Downtowns by Saturday 6/28/14 at 12pm EST if you want to be featured this week.

Do you want to be featured on the next Springfield Showoff?  Post your images to the Addicts Flickr, share them in the Comments below, share your images on our Facebook Page, Link them to our Twitter feed, or email us your screenshots at TSTOAddictsblog@gmail.com. We can’t wait to see YOUR designs! (Need help with images, just ask.) 

Will you be Showing Off or Shouting Out?!

Sacred Parchment Prizes: Sixth (and Final) Prize Ark of the Stonecovenant

Hey Howdy Hey Stonecutting Tappers!

The incredibly cool thing about the Stonecutter’s Event is not only do you earn prizes by collecting Emblems BUT you also earn more Stonecutter Skins in the Sacred Parchment Prizes.  While you can find out more about the Sacred Parchment here, basically what it is is a daily riddle you must solve and send a character on a task.  Once you sent so many characters on a task (1, 5, 10, 15, 20 & 24) a new prize will unlock for you.  It really adds an AWESOME dynamic to the game!

So once you’ve solved your twenty-fourth Sacred Parchment Puzzle you’ll unlock the 6th (and final) free personal prize….the Ark of the Stonecovenant!  An all new…decoration (although it doesn’t boost your vanity rating) for your Springfield!

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Let’s take a closer look the Ark of the Stonecovenant and just what happens when you place it in YOUR Springfield..

WARNING…Dialogue and task spoilers below

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A Gil of a Deal! Add a Little Bling to Your Springfield (Updated and Complete)

Update: Looks like they released another in-game update…in an effort i’m sure to fix the Gil glitch…HOWEVER…it looks like right now the servers are down as a result.  Just be patient, take a deep breath…they’ll come back up.  They always do 🙂

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

Looks like EA has listened to ALL of our complaints about not including the Solid Gold House with Chester (although I still think the Rocket Car is pretty freakin sweet) and added a little bling to our Springfields!

Oh and Gil’s back in town to offer you the special deal!

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Psst…the nuclear option is back too!

Details below the fold…
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Sacred Parchment Puzzle Hints #24

Hey there Hoppereenos. Bouncing by to help out those that are struggling with the Daily Sacred Parchment tasks. Be warned…

SPOILERS AHEAD!!!

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AGAIN…LOTS N LOTS OF SPOILERS AHEAD!!! READ MORE WITH CAUTION!!!

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