Daily Archives: March 23, 2018

Friday Filler – Time Management, KEM Farming and “Springfield Jobs” Tips

So…here we are again looking at a “grind-fest” for  the next 7 weeks.  There are a variety of ways to look at it…and yes, my initial reaction is “WTF????” (Why the Face?) EA??? And then, as I look at all of the stuff you can earn, and knowing that after succumbing to Safi’s version of “Casual KEM Farming,” I find myself not being nearly as stressed.  The fact is…when you play on “House Money,” you don’t freak out if you “lose.”  And KEM farming is definitely “house money.”

Yes. I have argued that the investment of time just isn’t worth the grind to do KEM farming super proficiently. And the fact is, I am still on the fence over a couple of the issues one faces when trying to become a “SUPER FARMER.”  But, as you will see…if you want to get more than enough Bonuts to get the stuff you want, over the course of even 7 weeks…EA has made it pretty easy, because THEY have set the grind…but, WE get to set the “how much of a grind.”

Let’s take a look at maximizing your time…and answering the question, “How do I have a life and get it all????”

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The Springfield Job 101: Act 1 Heist Characters

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

A few of you have been asking for a specific list of characters that can do Heists for Act 1. So popping in with a quick list of those who can Heist and earn you event currency….

Freemium
Aristotle Amadopolis
Homer
Moe
Snake
Smithers
Carl
Lenny
Mr. Burns
Ruth Powers
Apu
Primo (when you unlock him)

Premium
Malloy
Johnny Tightlips
Wheels McGrath
Dante Calabresi Jr
Dante Calabresi Sr
Sven Golly
The Pope

So 17 total characters can earn event currency on Heists for Act 1.  Hope that helps some of you having trouble out!

Should I Spend Donuts on the Calabresi Bundle?

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

Let the heisting begin! The latest event in Springfield, The Springfield Job, is all about pulling off elaborate Heists…well not too elaborate Homer is involved…in a bet between two Nuclear Power Plant owners.

As we all know, that limited-time label can tempt us to grab everything in sight because it’ll be gone soon.  But don’t sweat it!  That’s where we come in to tell you what’s worth those donuts and what you might want to hold off on.

Wondering if you should add the Calabresi Bundle to your Springfield?  Well before you hit that confirm button let’s break down the pros and cons of adding this Italian duo to your town…

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