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Turbo Tappin’ Around the World: Act 3

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

It’s time to take off in Springfield! FINALLY an Airport has been added and the tourists are flocking to Springfield..it’s time to go Around the World in our pocket sized towns!

Act 3, the final Act of the Around the World Event hit our devices this morning and a new act, of course, means a new round of the questline to work our way through.  As was mentioned on the rundown post Act 3 runs until March 7th, and you’ll need Homer & Mayor Quimby to get things started.

Remember, the questline is there to guide you.  So when you get stuck on something, or haven’t unlocked something, just follow along with the questline and it’ll take you through everything you need to do to complete the second act.

So let’s take a look at the questline to see just what happens when Springfield goes Brazilian…

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Around the World 101: Norbert’s Daily Tasks Act 3

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We broke down the details behind Norbert’s tasks during Act 1 (which you can find here) but some of you have requested a list for each day’s task with the location to send the character.  This way you can better use your plane tickets each day or you can prevent creating an issue with flights not popping up for you.

As we did for Act 2, we’re breaking down each of the tasks for each day for Act 3…

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Around the World (Destination Springfield) Act 3 is Live!

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Welcome to the wee early morning hours…at least here on the East Coast…and Act 3 of the Around the World Event is upon us.  So have at it my friends!

Remember…this is an automatic change in your game.  Nothing to download, it should just start up in your game..

Mayor Quimby and Miss Springfield will start this for you with dialogue.  This will be followed by a 4hr task for Homer and Mayor Quimby.

Act 3 runs until March 7th

Just what does Act 3 have in store for us?  Let’s take a look… aroundtheworldicon
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Where Did THAT Come From – Uncle Norbert

[Cue the dramatic John Williams music]

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?

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Around the World Prize Guide: Act 2, Prize 6 Sumo Stadium

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

Pack those bags and grab your boarding passes because it’s time to go Around the World with The Simpsons!  The Around the World Event is in full swing in our pocket-sized Springfields and that can only mean one thing….all new prize tracks to work our way through!

This Event is broken up into 3 Acts, with each Act containing part of the story.  To help you move along with the event you’ll get several prizes per Act.  Each prize will either be something fun for Springfield or something to help you move along in the event.For the Second Act you’re tasked with collecting Japanese Pins (ico_cur_aroundtheworld_japanpin_lg) to unlock each prize!

The sixth (and final) Act 2 Prize awarded at 44,540 ico_cur_aroundtheworld_japanpin_lg is the Sumo Stadium (and Sakatumi), because Homer doesn’t have enough people to antagonize in Springfield….

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So let’s take a closer look at this sixth prize and just what happens when you unlock it in your Springfield…

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Around the World Prize Guide: Act 2, Prize 4 KTV Building

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

Pack those bags and grab your boarding passes because it’s time to go Around the World with The Simpsons!  The Around the World Event is in full swing in our pocket-sized Springfields and that can only mean one thing….all new prize tracks to work our way through!

This Event is broken up into 3 Acts, with each Act containing part of the story.  To help you move along with the event you’ll get several prizes per Act.  Each prize will either be something fun for Springfield or something to help you move along in the event.  For the Second Act you’re tasked with collecting Japanese Pins (ico_cur_aroundtheworld_japanpin_lg) to unlock each prize!

The fourth Act 2 Prize awarded at 28,891 ico_cur_aroundtheworld_japanpin_lg is the KTV Building, because Springfield needs somewhere to broadcast those crazy Japanese game shows…

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So let’s take a closer look at this fourth prize and just what happens when you unlock it in your Springfield…

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Should I Spend Donuts On Chinese Acrobatic Theatre, Crazy Plane, Mr. Sparkle Billboard, Spruce Moose or 3-Eyed Sushi?

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Pack your bags and prepare for an invasive screening at the airport because it’s travel time in Springfield! And while our towns are embracing their ever expanding airports, our donut bank is shrinking because there are LOADS of items from travels past to spend those sprinkles on!

Of course with that limited-time label it can be tempting to buy everything that looks awesome 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 the Chinese Acrobatic Theatre, Crazy Plane, Mr. Sparkle Billboard, Spruce Moose or 3-Eyed Sushi to your Springfield?  Well before you hit that confirm button let’s break down the pros and cons of adding these throwbacks to your Springfield…

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Where Did THAT Come From – Japanese Items

Konnichiwa and Ossu friends! Saikin dō?

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?

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Around the World Prize Guide: Act 2, Prize 2 Osaka Seafood Concern Squid

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

Pack those bags and grab your boarding passes because it’s time to go Around the World with The Simpsons!  The Around the World Event is in full swing in our pocket-sized Springfields and that can only mean one thing….all new prize tracks to work our way through!

This Event is broken up into 3 Acts, with each Act containing part of the story.  To help you move along with the event you’ll get several prizes per Act.  Each prize will either be something fun for Springfield or something to help you move along in the event.  For the Second Act you’re tasked with collecting Japanese Pins (ico_cur_aroundtheworld_japanpin_lg) to unlock each prize!

The second Act 2 Prize awarded at 12,038 ico_cur_aroundtheworld_japanpin_lg is the Osaka Seafood Concern Squid, because you need someone to remind you “knife goes in and guts come out”…

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So let’s take a closer look at this second prize and just what happens when you unlock it in your Springfield…

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Should I Spend Donuts On Battling Seizure Robot?

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

Pack your bags and prepare for an invasive screening at the airport because it’s travel time in Springfield! And while our towns are embracing their ever expanding airports, our donut bank is shrinking because there are LOADS of worldly items in our stores just tempting us with those sprinkles!

Of course with that limited-time label it can be tempting to buy everything that looks awesome 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 Battling Seizure Robot to your Springfield?  Well before you hit that confirm button let’s break down the pros and cons of adding this seizure inducing cartoon to your Springfield…charactersets_battleseizurerobot

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