Monthly Archives: May 2021

Episode Reminder: The Man from G.R.A.M.P.A. (Season 32, Episode 21)

Tidings Terrific Television Tune-in’ers!

(Today’s post is sponsored by the letter “T”)

 

Were you excited to see the new episode of The Simpsons last week? Did you enjoy the episode? How did it fare for a Marge and Lisa episode? Can’t wait for another new Simpsons episode? Well you won’t have to wait too long for the next such episode as The Simpsons is back this Sunday, with an all new episode! Woohoo!

So here’s your official TSTO Addicts reminder…all new episode, the season’s twenty first episode, this Sunday, May 16th, 8pm on FOX (at the same time on City TV in Canada)….“The Man from G.R.A.M.P.A.”!

So what do The Simpsons have in store for us this week?

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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!

When we can, 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 Caption This! image is brought to us by HondoRiley…

So go ahead and caption away!

If you’ve got an image you’d like to submit for a “Caption this!” post, email it to us at TSTOAddictsblog@gmail.com you never know when yours might be next!

The Sounds of TSTO: Rise of the Robots

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

Your senses can evoke powerful memories in you. The smell of saltwater can trigger you back to your youth spent at the beach, the touch of cotton can bring you back to memories of your mom, and hearing sounds of TSTO can bring back countless hours spent tap, tap, tapping away.

So let’s take a trip down memory lane via the sound effects of TSTO…

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Springfield Showoff: Rise of the Robots

As we sit here frakkin files, pulling pics, and typing a million words a minute to get our readers the latest updates and information…we sometimes find ourselves forgetting to stop and enjoy our own games. More so our neighboreenos. So we try to make it a point to hop in n out of the towns now and then to see what cool things YOU are up to. So we have decided we want to continue to focus more attention (as if we don’t already 😛 ) on YOU…our readers. Time to time we will be peaking into your towns, checking our Flickr, and also the posts in the comments below to see what cool ideas and designs YOU have come up with to make your towns unique and…well…YOU.

So here is YOUR chance to show off all your hard work, time, donuts & in-game cash spent. Send us your work, no matter how big or small, and brag about it to the world. We want you to! Then keep your eyes posted to Addicts to see if YOU end up on our “SPRINGFIELD SHOWOFF”.

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Rise of the Robot Act 4 Full Dialogue: Welcome to the Cyberdome

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

Well, the end is finally near as we prepare for the Rise of the Robots Event to leave our games on Wednesday.  Now that we’ve reached the end, it’s time to take a look back at the exciting conclusion of this event.

So here’s a look at the full dialogue for Welcome to the Cyberdome…just in case you missed it by tapping too fast…

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The End is Near for Rise of the Robots…

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

Just a reminder that the Rise of the Robots Event Ends TOMORROW May 12th. 

Time to put all that robotic destruction to an end and move onto some other catastrophe in Springfield!

As far as questlines go, what’s happened in the past is that the current prize you’re working on (on any questline) you were able to finish.  Once that current prize was completed then the questline disappeared.

This means that you will want to make that final push to gather up all the things you want from the Event before it goes with the Event.

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Where Did THAT Come From- Pos-i-bots, Bestimus Mucho, Carnage Destructicus, and the Human Foosball Table

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

In our silly lil game, we sometimes see things pop in that we have no clue as to their Origin. They seem familiar, but we just can’t pinpoint from where. So that is why we decided to make a fun lil reminder out of it. To let you know just Where Did THAT Come From?

Ok, guys, this is THE big one. This is the WDTCF post that breaks down everything else from this event! Yes, the vast majority of items from the Rise of the Robots event come from two main episodes.  With one episode having items from Acts 1 and 2, and the other having items from Acts 3 and 4. We already covered the items that come from “I, (Annoyed Grunt)-bot”And now that we’re well into Act 4, it’s time to cover the items from the other main episode…”Treehouse of Horror XIX”.  Now that all of the items have arrived in our games it’s time to take a look at this transformer halloween episode to see just where the Flanders Car Pos-i-bot, Simpson Car Pos-i-bot, Bestimus Mucho, ATM Pos-i-bot, Hot Dog Cooker Bot, Squishee Machine Bot, Carnage Destructicus, and Human Foosball Table all come from!

 

 

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Super Safi’s Monday Morning Musings 66 – It’s Not Unusual

Morning Musically-Minded, Medically-Minded, Masticators!

(Today’s post is sponsored by the letter “M”)

 

Over the past 600+ episodes, The Simpsons has taken us on an amazing journey involving music, science, and food to name a few concepts.

And what better way to start your week, than by discussing some of these concepts Monday morning?

So let’s get started this week by talking about a classic 1960’s song, “It’s Not Unusual”.

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Addicts Open Thread

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

It’s that time of the week again, time for the Addicts Weekly Open Thread!  So, let’s get the conversation going!  Oh and remember…just because this is posted here today doesn’t mean you can’t comment on it all week long.  This open thread will still be open for comments long after today is over!

Here’s where you can talk about anything you want to talk about…TSTO Related, Simpson’s Related or ANYTHING.  Just no Add me requests…those should go here.  We’ll give you a few suggestions (like most Sunday’s you can talk about the current episode of the Simpsons) but for the most part, you’re free to talk about ANYTHING your little Tapping Fingers desire…just keep it PG.

So, here is your Open Thread…..

The Simpsons are back this week with a brand new episode!

It’s Mother’s Day here in the US and Canada, so Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms out there!  (even if you don’t celebrate today!)  Hope you have a great day of breakfast in bed, flowers, and kids who don’t fight!

Lots of things you may have missed this week around the Addicts Site:

The Rise of the Robots event is nearing the end! It ends this Wednesday, have you finished up the prize tracks yet?  What was your favorite part of the event?  Have you taken a moment to share your thoughts on the Rise of the Robots Event for the next episode of Addicts Live? If not you can do so here.  We’d love to hear what you have to say!

How’s your Springfield design coming?  What are you doing with your town? Share some photos in the comments below! (If you need a refresher on how to add photos to the comments check out this post)  Don’t forget Springfield Showoff this week! Submissions are due Tuesday evening!  More details here.

Any weekend excitement going on in your neck of the woods? Have anything fun planned?

So chat about the Simpsons, TSTO, Update fun, or anything else you can think of! (Just no politics, it never ends well)  Can’t wait to chat with you all, you know we love hearing from you!

Have Fun!  And happy Sunday!

 

Share Your Overall Thoughts About the Rise of the Robots Event…

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

We’re gearing up to record our final Addicts Live where we talk about the Rise of the Robots event, time to wrap it up with a pretty bow!  We’d love to get your input for the show! So in the comments below share your thoughts about the Rise of the Robots Event as a whole.  What did you like about it? Hate about it?  You know your Good, Bad, and Ugly.  Also, let us know what you wish they did differently, and what you think we might see next in Springfield!

Also, if you can take a minute to answer the poll question below…

For those having trouble viewing the form, you can find the direct link to it here

I LOVE having y’all participate in Addicts Live, that’s what makes the show so fun, so please let us know what you think and we’ll share your thoughts on Addicts Live next Saturday!

Also, do you want to join us to share your Act 4/Event thoughts in-person (well over Skype) on the next Addicts Live?  We use Skype to record (so you must have a Skype account), and we record on Thursday evenings usually about 8pm ET.  If you think you want to join us, shoot us an email at TSTOAddictsblog@gmail.com.  Can’t promise we’ll get everyone that signs up into the show, but we’ll do our best to make it work. 🙂

Thanks!