Daily Archives: January 12, 2015

Last Call For Christmas Items

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

Just a reminder that the Christmas Event is winding down…and one thing we know for sure is all of the Christmas items in the shop will leave come tomorrow morning.  So make your final decisions before time runs out!

Let’s take a look at what items will be leaving the store in just over 7hrs from now (3am EST, 0800GMT)….

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Where Did THAT Come From – Tropical Island & Small Islands

How y’all doing? I’m back for yet another origin post from the 2014 TSTO Christmas Event. With new stuff comes my promise to let you know just where the items come from in The Simpsons universe. For this edition, we’ll take a look at the Tropical Island and Small Islands.

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Elf Bell Prizes: Breaking Down the Tropical Island

Hey Howdy Hey My Elfish Tappers!

Well….unless you’ve been partying a little too hard you know that Elves have taken over Springfield!  Elves work hard and party even harder…so much so that even Santa bailed on Springfield!  It’s your job to contain the Elves and send them back to the North Pole.  In doing so you’ll earn Elf Bells..which will give you some awesome prizes!

With this event EA is repeating a similar prize structure to what they did for Halloween, only more prizes, and releasing the event (and prizes) in stages.  For the second phase, which lasts until the event ends (Jan 13th), you can win 8 prizes by collecting Elf Bells.  The Eight, and final, prize awarded at 22,500 Bells is the Tropical Island.

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Let’s take a closer look at this island in the sea and just what happens when you win it it your Springfield…

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Hey Addicts, Caption This!

Sometimes TSTO gives us humorous little moments when we capture our characters doing rather strange things.  These posts are all about those strange and funny moments! Twice a week we’ll be posting a Caption This! moment where we want you, the Addicts readers, to put on your writing caps and come up with what you think is happening in the screenshot. Post your captions in the comments below. We can’t wait to see how creative and funny you guys can be!

Hey Addicts… Caption This!
(This week’s Caption This image was submitted by Addicts reader Gillme)
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If you’ve got an image you’d like to submit for a “Caption this!” post, email it to us at TSTOAddictsblog@gmail.com or post it on the Addicts Flickr page, you never know when yours might be next!