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Christmas 2022 Event SPOILERS!

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Who’s ready for what’s next in our pocket-sized towns?  Well, you’re in luck because we’ve received our info packet from EA and we’re FINALLY allowed to share the details with you!  Curious about what’s included in the next event?  When does it start? How many donuts do you need?  Who should you keep free?  Want some major event spoilers?!  Well look no further…we answer all of that and more here…

Just a reminder for our hearing impaired readers, or those who check the site at work.  You can totally watch this video without sound.  Aside from the subtitles, I have TONS of detailed graphics on this video that will lay out all the event details.  

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Halloween (THOH XXXIII) 2022 Event SPOILERS!

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Who’s ready for what’s next in our pocket-sized towns?  Well, you’re in luck because we’ve received our info packet from EA and we’re FINALLY allowed to share the details with you!  Curious about what’s included in the next event?  When does it start? How many donuts do you need?  Who should you keep free?  Want some major event spoilers?!  Well look no further…we answer all of that and more here…

Just a reminder for our hearing impaired readers, or those who check the site at work.  You can totally watch this video without sound.  Aside from the subtitles, I have TONS of detailed graphics on this video that will lay out all the event details.  

Thoughts? Excitement? Are you ready for it?!  Sound off below, you know we love hearing from you!

Shattered Dreams Mystery Box Details: Tragic Magic Edition (September/October 2022)

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As you reach the end of Tragic Magic, you’ll see the latest update to the Shattered Dreams Mystery Box.

For those that missed it, we broke down the basic details of the Shattered Dreams Box Here.  That post will give you the basics, how to earn coins, and what the plan is for the box itself.

This post (the one you’re reading now) is meant to give you further details about the box that will appear in your game once you’ve completed the Tragic Magic mini-event.  So let’s get to it, shall we?

Note: This box is slated to leave games on October 12th.  Keep that in mind as you’re planning what you may/may not do with this box. 

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Shattered Dreams Mystery Box Details: Showbiz Showdown Edition (September 2022)

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As you reach the end of the Showbiz Showdown, you’ll see the latest update to the Shattered Dreams Mystery Box.

For those that missed it, we broke down the basic details of the Shattered Dreams Box Here.  That post will give you the basics, how to earn coins, and what the plan is for the box itself.

This post (the one you’re reading now) is meant to give you further details about the box that will appear in your game once you’ve completed the Splash and Burn mini-event.  So let’s get to it, shall we?

Note: This box is slated to leave games on September 21st, which is when we should see the next mini-event in TSTO. 

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Reminder: Showbiz Showdown Act 4 Starts Tomorrow!

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

Act 4 of the Showbiz Showdown Event starts up TOMORROW, September 6th, at 11 am ET! 

*Remember this the FINAL Act of this event.  So all questlines need to be finished by the time Act 4 ends on Wednesday, September 14th*

Acts 1, 2 and 3 of the event won’t be going anywhere, so if you haven’t finished them you have plenty of time to do so. But Act 4 will be starting up with its own prize track, questline, and premium character(s)!

Here’s who you’ll need free to start Act 4:

Sideshow Bob and Krusty have 4hr tasks to start Act 4.

You’ll also need the characters that earn event currency free.  As a reminder, they are:
Homer
Marge
Bart
Lisa
Grampa
Krusty
Flanders
Wiggum
Polystar Executive (Premium)
Airshot (Premium)
Hydrangea (Premium)
New Premium Character for Act 4 (Premium)

And finally, 1 new premium combo will hit during Act 4 that will help with the event,  As noted above this character will help earn event currency, and you’ll need 150 donuts for that combo should you wish to purchase it.

As a reminder, you can see full Act 4 Spoilers here.

And that’s it, all you need to know to start up Act 4 tomorrow!

Reminder: Showbiz Showdown 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 will start.  So here’s that separate reminder post…

Act 3 of the Showbiz Showdown Event starts in TWO days, SUNDAY, August 28th, at 11 am ET! 

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

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

The Polystar Exec (if you purchased him) and Krusty have 4hr tasks to start Act 3.

You’ll also need the characters that earn event currency free.  As a reminder, they are:
Homer
Marge
Bart
Lisa
Grampa
Krusty
Flanders
Wiggum
Polystar Executive (Premium)
Airshot (Premium)
New Premium Character for Act 3 (Premium)

And finally, 1 new premium combo will hit during Act 3 that will help with the event,  As noted above this character will help earn event currency, and you’ll need 150 donuts for that combo should you wish to purchase it.

Gil will also be arriving during Act 3.  His “deal” is 250 donuts.  The items will NOT help earn event currency.

As a reminder, you can see full Act 3 Spoilers (as well as Act 4) here.

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

Reminder: Showbiz Showdown Act 2 Starts Tomorrow!

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

Act 2 of the Showbiz Showdown Event starts tomorrow, Friday, August 19th, at 11 am ET! 

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

Here’s who you’ll need free to start Act 2:

Marge and Homer have 4hr tasks to start Act 2.

You’ll also need the characters that earn event currency free.  As a reminder, they are:
Homer
Marge
Bart
Lisa
Grampa
Krusty
Flanders
Wiggum
Polystar Executive (Premium)
New Premium Character for Act 2 (Premium)

And finally, 1 new premium combo will hit during Act 2 that will help with the event,  As noted above this character will help earn event currency, and you’ll need 150 donuts for that combo should you wish to purchase it.

As a reminder, you can see full Act 2 Spoilers (as well as Acts 3 and 4) here.

And that’s it, all you need to know to start up Act 2 tomorrow!

I’ll be back a little later today with the Act 1 dialogue!

Showbiz Showdown Premium Dialogue: Polystar Executive

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Lights! Camera! Actions!  Krusty’s making a Sands of Space squeal, but will his movie survive the studio’s crazy crossover?  Only time..and 5 weeks of tapping will tell!

Act 1 of this event ushered in one new premium character to help navigate this event.  The Polystar Executive is an all-new premium character for Springfield, who will not only help earn event currency but also comes with a short questline.

So let’s take a look at the questline for the Polystar Executive, here’s the full dialogue for Show Flopper…


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Should I Spend Donuts On Polystar Executive and Polystar Pictures?

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Lights! Camera! Actions!  Krusty’s making a Sands of Space squeal, but will his movie survive the studio’s crazy crossover?  Only time..and 5 weeks of tapping will tell!

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 Polystar Executive and Polystar Pictures to your Springfield?  Well before you hit that confirm button let’s break down the pros and cons of adding this combo to your town…

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Showbiz Showdown is Live! The Rundown and What You Need To Know

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Lights! Camera! Actions!  Krusty’s making a Sands of Space squeal, but will his movie survive the studio’s crazy crossover?  Only time..and 5 weeks of tapping will tell!

Once again we see another multi-event in Springfield.  So love them, or hate them, they’re still here.  So let’s all try to make the best of this…

Anywho….things kick off with a series of 6s tasks for Lisa and Bart…

After you’ve completed the initial task you’ll kick off the Showbiz Showdown Event!

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