Addicts Bracket Challenge: Most Desired Episode Content, Week 16 (The Final Four)

It was five years ago, just after the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs bracket was complete that I thought it might be cool to do a The Simpsons Tapped Out bracket. Here we are in the thick of the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs again, and it’s time for our fifth TSTO Addicts Bracket Battle!

How much longer EA can keep Tapped Out going is up for debate. But what isn’t debatable is that there is A LOT of content in the rich history of The Simpsons universe still not in our little game. There is so much in fact, that it was hard just to narrow it down to 64 entries to start with. With that in mind, we present to you TSTO Addicts’ Most Desired Episode Content Bracket Battle.

We created a Bracket of 64 awesome episodes that would provide freemium and premium characters, NPCs, skins for existing characters, decorations, and/or buildings.

These 64 episodes from the past 30 seasons will then battle each other in six rounds of head-to-head matchups, that we hope produces the most debate in the comments below. Every Monday over summer, we’ll post that week’s matchups and your votes will determine which episode content advances to the next round, until we’ve crowned “The Most Desired Episode Content” on Monday September 2nd.

General housekeeping rules and guidelines can be seen here in the Week 1 battle.

 

Here are the results from last week (click here to go to last weeks post):

  • S04, E22 (Krusty Gets Kancelled) barely beat S01, E07 (The Call of the Simpsons) by just 2 votes with 50.1% of the vote
  • S11, E14 (Alone Again, Natura-Diddily) beat S12, E18 (Trilogy of Errors) with 64% of the votes
  • S18, E18 (The Boys of Bummer) beat S20, E03 (Double, Double, Boy in Trouble) with 67% of the votes
  • S30, E21 (D’oh Canada) beat S23, E04 (Replaceable You) with 72% of the votes

 

Here’s the updated Bracket unveiled:

Now without further ado, our head-to-head Round 5 Final Four matchups featuring the seasons 1 to 14 and seasons 15 to 30 championship matchups:

 

SEASONS 1 TO 14

Tale of the Tape:

S04, E22 – Krusty Gets Kancelled (May 13, 1993)

Featuring Bette Middler, Johnny Carson, Worker and Parasite, Obese Krusty, Springfield Squares, Shelbyville Star Tours bus, Museum of Sandpaper, and Pillow Factory.

vs.

S11, E14 – Alone Again, Natura-Diddily (February 13, 2000)

Featuring Diana, Clay Babcock, Fandamonium girl, Human Maude, Babcock race car, Maude Coffin, Video Matchmaking, and Springfield Speedway.

 

SEASONS 15 TO 30

Tale of the Tape:

S18, E18 – The Boys of Bummer (April 29, 2007)

Featuring Joe La Boot, Bill and Marty, Costington saleswoman, Graffitied Android’s Dungeon, Rev Lovejoy car with mattress, Springfield Little League Park, Shelbyville Grand Wailea Hotel, and Isotope Stadium.

vs.

S30, E21 – D’oh Canada (April 28, 2019)

Featuring Canadian teacher, Canadian doctor, Canadian Mountie, Handmaid Lisa, Battle for the Falls, Canadian border, Alanis Morissette Elementary School, and Canadian hospital.

 

 

Reminder, voting is open until noon EDT Sunday August 25th.

What are your thoughts on this weeks two Final Four matchups? Of the two matchups above, which was the easiest decision and which was the hardest? Are choices easier or tougher in Round 5? What do you think of last weeks results? How many did you vote with the majority? What do you think of the bracket? Which episode content would you have added? Sound off below, you know we love hearing from you.

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18 responses to “Addicts Bracket Challenge: Most Desired Episode Content, Week 16 (The Final Four)

  1. So much fun, thanks for you time!

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  2. S11, E14 – Alone Again, Natura-Diddily (February 13, 2000)
    S30, E21 – D’oh Canada (April 28, 2019)

    Thank you Safi (this has been fun, but it’s definitely made a Tapper think about what Simpsons content they want in TSTO!) 😀🤘

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  3. Hey safi, for your next poles, can we do a battle of the bands, i.e. those that appeared – tip, don’t forget Spinal Tap.

    And then another for battle of the guest stars.

    Thanx for putting this bracket together!

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  4. I can’t believe Call of the Simpsons lost. It’s a classic! That was a tough choice, Worker and Parasite was funny (What the Hell was that!?!?!) haha.

    I thought way back that human Maude would take it, looks like it is shaping that way!

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  5. todays choices were the most difficult ones… 😦 sad that some lost last week..

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  6. All good picks, but once again here are my most wanted characters (in case EA is looking)

    Spinal Tap
    Doctor Zeus
    Mitch Marner
    Troy McClure

    And the newest add on

    Gil Gunderson

    Is Weird Al the only “real live person” in the game, excluding the president’s of course.

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  7. Larry Burns doesn’t usually look like Bette Midler.

    Like

  8. Aw man, Trilogy of Error lost 😩
    Oh well. Praise to Safi, the Brackets Master! 🙏

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