Reminder: Rise of the Robots Act 3 Starts Sunday!

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Some of you had mentioned you’d like a separate reminder post for when the next Act of Events starts.  So here’s that separate reminder post…

Act 3 of Rise of the Robots starts Sunday, April 25th, at 11 am ET! 

Act 1, and Act 2 of the event won’t be going anywhere, so if you haven’t finished those you have plenty of time to do so. But Act 3 will be starting up with its own prize track, questline, and premium characters!

Here’s who you’ll need free to start Act 3:

Homer, Marge, Bart, and Lisa all have tasks (outside of event currency earning tasks) for Part 1 of Act 3.

You’ll also need the characters that earn event currency free.  As a reminder, they are:
Homer
Marge
Bart
Lisa
Ned
Skinner
Wiggum
Frink
Robot Rumble Announcers (New Premium)
Love Bot (New Premium)
New Premium Character for Act 3

And finally, there will be two new premium combos available during Act 3.  One of those will help earn event currency, and the other will be a Gil Deal (that will NOT earn event currency).

You will need 150 donuts each for those Act 3 combos (so 300 donuts total).

And that’s it, all you need to know to start up Act 3 tomorrow!

I’ll be back a little later today with the Act 2 Full Dialogue!

Where Did THAT Come From- Frink Jr, Chief Knockahomer, Smashius Clay, Ralph-O-Cop, Award Show Bot, and the Robot Rumble Trophy, Arena, Announcers & Studio

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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 a big one.  While there are some “quick blip” items thrown in here and there during each act, 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.  More than half of the items that hit our games with Acts 1 and 2, all come from “I, (Annoyed Grunt)-bot”.  And now that Act 2 is out of the way, and all of these items have arrived in our pocket-sized towns, it’s time to take a look at this classic episode to see just where Frink Jr, Chief Knockahomer, Smashius Clay, Ralph-O-Cop, Award Show Bot, and the Robot Rumble Trophy, Arena, Announcers & Studio all come from!

 

 

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Rise of the Robots Premium Dialogue: Love Bot

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The Robots are coming, the Robots are coming! Get ready for a dystopian Springfield, as the robots try to take over!  Can they be stopped?  It’s up to you to save Springfield in the latest event to hit our pocket-sized towns…Rise of the Robots!

The second act of this event ushered in one new premium character to help navigate this event.  The Love Bot is an all-new premium character for Springfield, what will not only help to earn event currency but also comes with a short questline.

So let’s take a look at the questline for the Love Bot, here’s the full dialogue for Kick! Punch! It’s All in the Mind!


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Rise of the Robots Prize Guide: Act 2, Prize 5 Frink Jr

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It’s that time of the event…time for another fun and exciting prize post!  But this time, we’re breaking down a full character!  Woohoo! Who doesn’t love free full characters for Springfield?

Without further ado let’s get right into it and take a look at the final prize on the Rise of the Robots Act 2 prize track: Frink Jr…

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Where Did THAT Come From- The Love Bot and Mr. Sparkle Factory

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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?

For this post, we’re going to cover the two “quick-blip” items that hit our pocket-sized towns during Act 2 of the Rise of the Robots Event.  Even though they’re from two different episodes, they’re all just a quick blip in the world of The Simpsons.  So, it’s time to examine where the Love Bot and Mr. Sparkle Factory come from…hope you didn’t blink or you might’ve missed it!

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Rise of the Robots Prize Guide: Act 2, Prizes 1-4 (Robot Rumble Studio, Award Show Bot, Ralph-O-Cop, & Smashius Clay)

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It’s that time of the event…time for another fun and exciting prize post!  Yes, I know they’re your favorite, don’t even try to deny it.  Ok, you can deny it.  I think we probably feel the same way about these….but they still must be done! Otherwise, what else would I refer people back to when they ask what something does 6 months from now?  Act 2 of the Rise of the Robots event consists of 1 new building, 2 new decorations, an NPC, and one new character.

So let’s take a look at the prizes on the Act 2 Prize Track: The Robot Rumble Studio, Award Show Enforcement Bot, Ralph-O-Cop, and Smashius Clay (Frink Jr (a full character) we’ll break down in another post)

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A Baseball Adventure…

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The Little Addicts are back this week with a new Adventure! On this Adventure Sunday, we went to our first baseball game since 2019!  And what a game it was!  We celebrated the Phillie Phanatic’s birthday, saw Bryce Harper hit a homer, and watched Aaron Nola pitch a complete game!  Plus the kids had ice cream in baseball helmets (a ballpark tradition)!  It was a fantastic family day at the park!

You can check out the latest adventure here, and give it a “thumbs up“:

P.S. Don’t forget to subscribe to our YouTube Channel!  The contest is still ongoing and we’re getting closer to the 1,000 subscriber mark where we start giving away prizes! Subscribe Here!

P.P.S. I explained the Little Addicts Adventures Vlogs in this post.  So check it out if you’re wondering what the heck is going on!

Should I Spend Donuts On the Love Bot and Mr. Sparkle Factory?

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The Robots are coming, the Robots are coming! Get ready for a dystopian Springfield, as the robots try to take over!  Can they be stopped?  It’s up to you to save Springfield in the latest event to hit our pocket-sized towns…Rise of the Robots! Of course, an all-new event means all-new premium content in our stores, just tempting us to drop those pink sprinkles!

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 Love Bot and Mr. Sparkle Factory to your Springfield?  Well before you hit that confirm button let’s break down the pros and cons of adding this Japanese duo to your town…


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Addicts Open Thread

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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 tonight with a brand new episode.  What do you think will happen this week?

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

Another all-new episode of Addicts Live aired yesterday!  Safi and I were back to talk about last week’s episode of The Simpsons, Burger Kings.  You can check it out here! Give the video a thumbs up if you enjoyed the conversation!

The Little Addicts were back this week with a brand new adventure!  You can check out the adventure here, and today we’re on a brand new adventure!  Be sure you check out the new video tomorrow! 🙂

Act 2 of Rise of the Robots hit on Friday.  How are you finding Act 2?  Like the prizes? Premium content?

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)  

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!

 

Episode 72- Burger Kings

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Welcome to Addicts Live!  We hope you enjoy this week’s episode, as much as we enjoyed putting it together…

The Addicts Crew is back again with an all-new, episode of Addicts Live! Join Alissa and Safi as they break down the latest episode of The Simpsons, Burger Kings. They give their thoughts on the episode, Season 32, and share what items they wish would come to TSTO! You don’t want to miss the fun!

You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Play, or listen to it below!

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