Halloween 2016 Prize Guide: Act 2, Prize 7 Death

Note: Yes a new (AWESOME) Premium Item has hit the stores early this morning…while I was sleeping…I’ll have a post on it up a little later today..

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

It’s Halloween in our pocket-size Springfields!  Yes that magical time of the year when our towns turn dark, our water becomes mucky and there are monsters everywhere to battle.  Just like October in every other suburban town in America, no?

The Halloween Event is in full swing on our devices and it’s full of creepy decorations, buildings and characters…all designed to get us into the Halloween spirit!

This Event is broken up into 3 Acts, with each Act containing part of the story.  To help you move along with the event you’ll get several prizes per Act.  Each prize will either be something fun for Springfield or something to help you move along in the event.  For the Second Act you’re tasked with collecting Clapboards (ico_cur_thoh2016_clapboard_lg) to unlock each prize!

The Seventh (and final) Act 2 Prize is awarded at 61,400 ico_cur_thoh2016_clapboard_lg is Death…because who hasn’t enjoyed saying they’re ____ hours from Death?

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So let’s take a closer look at this seventh prize and just what happens when you unlock it in your Springfield…

Once you’ve collected 61,400ico_cur_thoh2016_clapboard_lg you’ll automatically be awarded Death and you’ll see this message popup:

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And you’ll have the option to place or store him.  Remember if you store him you’ll have to go back into your inventory later to retrieve him.

Once place you’ll see his character unlock message appear..

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And he’s part of the Treehouse of Horror XXVII Character Collection

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Death will come with his own questline, which will start up for you once you place him in Springfield.  Here’s a look at the Turbo Tappin’ version of the questline….

 

Death Takes a Personal Day Pt. 1
Death starts

Make Death Pick Up Thursday’s Souls- 4hrs, Earns $175, 45xp

Death Takes a Personal Day Pt. 2
Death starts

Make Death Pull a Triple Shift- 8hrs, Earns $275, 70xp

Death Takes a Personal Day Pt. 3
Death starts

Make Death Devise a Comprehensive Wellness Plan- 12hrs, Earns $420, 100xp

Death Takes a Personal Day Pt. 4
Marge starts

Reach Level 15 and Build Moe’s Tavern
Make Marge Spearhead an Education 
Imitative- 4hrs, Earns $175, 45xp
Make Death Look Into Golf Club Memberships- 4hrs, Earns $175, 45xp

Death Takes a Personal Day Pt. 5
Marge starts

Make Death Reap with Abandon- 24hrs, Earns $600, 150xp

Here are some quick facts about Death:

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MAG Points: Earns 540 ico_cur_thoh2016_magpoints_lg when placed
What Does it Do?: Death is a full character with a full set of tasks.  And he’ll also be able to participate in Monster Fights…so another fighter for your roster…

Here’s a look at Death’s Permanent Tasks…

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Task Length Earns Location
Reap Souls 1hr $70, 17xp Outdoor/Visual
Select the Next Victim 4hrs $175, 45xp Outdoor/Visual
Check in on the Elderly 8hrs $275, 70xp Retirement Castle
Sharpen His Scythe 12hrs $420, 100xp Willie’s Shed
Pay Taxes 24hrs $600, 150xp Town Hall

Once unlocked Death will be able to fight Monster Battles..

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No, you do not need to finish his questline to unlock that ability.  And yes, you can wait to finish his questline until after the event is over.

And there you have it, the details behind Death, the seventh Halloween Act 2 prize!

What’s Next?

Tapped_Out_Community_Prize_Donuts Bonuts!  For every 4,000 ico_cur_thoh2016_clapboard_lg you collect after you’ve unlocked Death,  you’ll get the chance at 1, 2 or 3 donuts via the MAG Bonus.

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Beyond that it’s just waiting for Act 3 to start on Tuesday….

So that my friends is the full breakdown of the seventh (and final) Act 1 prize!

What do you think of Death? Have you unlocked it yet?  Thoughts on his tasks or questline?  Enjoying those rounds of bonuts? Sound off in the comments below, you know we love hearing from you!

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97 responses to “Halloween 2016 Prize Guide: Act 2, Prize 7 Death

  1. I’m not sure where to post this, but one of my neighbors springfielders are all zombies! How’d they get them like that?

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  2. Is anyone else having issues with the site? I have multiple Springfields, and have not been able to get into any of them for the past hour. I’m getting different error messages (not the ones with invalid log in or password), and now, I’m getting he Bart screen “cannot connect to server” on all of them. I play on multiple iPhone 7s and iPad Airs, and am getting the same issue across the board.

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  3. Anyone else get forced out, required to sign back in, but getting an error message?

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  4. Wow, these are the lamest prizes ever! Covered Bridge? Monster Couch? Who wanted all these weird items?

    “I am Death!”

    Wow, this is the best Tapped Out event ever!

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  5. Quick qiestion…I have death, and I’ve crafted all things that pay out mag points but am shy 155 to level up…should I just blow the 155 just to level up? Or, should I wait until Tuesday??

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    • I’m in a similar position but am going to wait until act 3. I noticed in the mag points prize track there’s a payout for clapperboards. I’m assuming this payout will change to whatever act 3 currency is and I figure that I don’t need any more clapperboards (except for donuts & ive had at least 5 rounds so far) so I’d rather earn a bit extra act 3 currency from mag prize track. Perhaps someone could confirm if my thought process makes sense. Ta.

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    • Wait.

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  6. So happy to get him on Friday. I was running around abs only played twice, but I was far enough ahead to get him. Despite his part on the greatest show ever, I’ll always think of Death fondly from Bill and Ted’s Bogus Journey.

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  7. Well…Death’s 24h task brings a whole new meaning to the saying, “There are 2 things in life you can count on-death, and taxes” 😂

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  8. “But I didn’t have any of the salmon mousse “

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  9. Trying to post a pic using Imgur. Apologies if it dorsn’t work. https://imgur.com/a/7OYco

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  10. I have a question: I have just placed the stonecutter lodge after ages in storage and a job has come up for number 1 to ‘control the latte market’s and requires ‘fewer lattes’ building. Anyone know what’s that’s all about? I don’t recall this building! Thanks

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  11. Then the door was open and the wind appeared
    The candles blew and then disappeared
    The curtains flew and then he appeared

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  12. Should I do the quest line for Death first or kill monsters?

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  13. I was totally expecting Death not to be voiced and man I was so happy to find out I was wrong. Love Death.

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  14. Let me get this straight, so what you are saying is *Don’t* Fear The Reaper. (Sorry, I just had to.)

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