Around the World Prize Guide: Act 2, Prize 6 Sumo Stadium

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

Pack those bags and grab your boarding passes because it’s time to go Around the World with The Simpsons!  The Around the World Event is in full swing in our pocket-sized Springfields and that can only mean one thing….all new prize tracks to work our way through!

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 Japanese Pins (ico_cur_aroundtheworld_japanpin_lg) to unlock each prize!

The sixth (and final) Act 2 Prize awarded at 44,540 ico_cur_aroundtheworld_japanpin_lg is the Sumo Stadium (and Sakatumi), because Homer doesn’t have enough people to antagonize in Springfield….


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

Once you’ve collected 44,540 ico_cur_aroundtheworld_japanpin_lg you’ll automatically the Sumo Stadium and Sakatumi and you’ll see this message:


Once you’ve placed and built the Sumo Stadium (6s) you’ll see the character unlock message appear for Sakatumi:


And he’s part of the Foreigners Character Collection:



Sakatumi and the Sumo Stadium come with a full questline.  Here’s a look at the Turbo Tappin’ version:

Flabtastic Creatures Pt. 1
Sakatumi starts

Make Sakatumi Teach Sumo- 12hrs, Earns $240, 100xp
Make Springfielders Learn Sumo- x3. 4hrs, Earns $175, 45xp Freemium and $260, 70xp Premium

Flabtastic Creatures Pt. 2
Sakatumi starts

Make Sakatumi Calculate His Profile Margins- 4hrs, Earns $175, 45xp

Flabtastic Creatures Pt. 3
Sakatumi starts

Make Sakatumi Repurpose the Sumo Stadium- 4hrs, Earns $175, 45xp

Flabtastic Creatures Pt. 4
Sakatumi starts

Make Springfielders Watch a Sumo Poetry Slam- x5. 1hr, Earns $70, 17xp Freemium and $105, 26xp Premium

Sakatumi also comes with a full set of tasks, here’s a look at them now….

Sakatumi’s Permanent Tasks:

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Task Length  Earns Location
Eat Away His Sadness 1hr $70, 17xp Happy Sumo
Enjoy Tea 4hrs $175,45xp Outside/Visual
Practice Sumo 8hrs $275, 70xp Outside/Visual
Teach Sumo 12hrs $420, 100xp Sumo Stadium
Gain Favor with the Kamis 24hrs $600, 150xp Pagoda

And here are some quick facts about the Sumo Stadium:


Size: 10×14
Conform-O-Meter: Obedience +10
$90, 10xp/4hrs
Animated: When in use, Sakatumi will use it.

And there you have it, the details behind the Sumo Stadium and Sakatumi, the sixth Around the World Act 2 Prize

What’s Next?

3 donutsBonuts!  For every 7500ico_cur_aroundtheworld_japanpin_lg you collect after unlocking the Sumo Stadium and Sakatumi you’ll have a chance for 1, 2 or 3 donuts!

So earn those bonuts until Act 2 ends on Friday February 24th…Remember it ends at 0800 GMT and then Act 3 starts on Friday.  So be sure to earn all the Japanese Pins you can until 0800 GMT Friday morning…

So that my friends is the full breakdown of the sixth Act 2 prize!

What are your thoughts on the Sumo Stadium and Sakatumi? Have you unlocked this combo yet? Ready for Act 3?  Sound off in the comments below, you know we love hearing from you!


30 responses to “Around the World Prize Guide: Act 2, Prize 6 Sumo Stadium

  1. Sumo Stadium + Sakatumi

    Your slam poetry task was so lol inducing (I wish EA made it a permanent task), Free Character & Building (yay)! 👍😊


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