5 years of tapping!

In this days, the game is celebrating its 5th anniversary and the staff of TSTOTopix would like to celebrate with you all!
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On Febraury 16th, 2012, the game was released on iOs for the first time ever, in France, followed closely by other countries in Europe, to be released then on March 1st in the US. 1 year later, on February, 2013, the game was also released on Android on the 6th and on Kindle on the 24th. The game has come a long way, with a total of one hundred and forty-four content updates, as of the Destination Springfield, Football 2017 and Valentine’s 2017 update. To more and more years of tapping! HAPPY BIRTHDAY The Simpsons: Tapped Out! Don’t forget to check our post with all the dates of the game since day 1!

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The Five Years of The Simpsons: Tapped Out: The Dates of the Game!

Five years have passed since the release of the game. Lots of dates, updates, tie-ins, events and offers. Join us right after the jump for the complete list of all major dates and updates in this four years of tapping (individual patches are not included). This post will be updated every new update is released.
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What Changed with the Season Premiere episode tie-in Update?

With today’s in-game update for the Season Premiere episode tie-in there was one change:

  • Base level building multipliers changed again, to get rid of the extra level which was added with the Level 45 update.
Level Old Multiplier New Multiplier
37 1.3 1
38 1.3 1.3
39 1.4 1.3
40 1.6 1.4
41 2.0 1.6
42 3.0 2.0
43 3.0 3.0
44 4.0 4.0
45 4.0 4.0

How is this used? Each building available for purchase with game $ has a base price. For example, a Level 37 building like the Bachelor Arms has a base price of $84,500 and it used to cost 1.3 times that, or $109,850. But now the multiplier is just 1 times, so it costs $84,500. Usually when a new level is released, the multipliers adjust so that older buildings become cheaper, and the new level’s buildings are at 4 times the base price. So if you wait for newer levels to come out, the buildings will get cheaper.

How do the level 40 buildings and items affect the Conform-o-meter?

Level 40 added two buildings: the Ah Fudge Factory and Lotto ‘N’ Liquor. Two decorations were added to Springfield, the Concrete Wall and Santa’ Little Helper Topiary. Here is how the Conform-o-meter ratings are affected by the new items:

Building or Item Rating Points
Ah Fudge Factory
Gluttony 10
Lotto ‘N’ Liquor
Consumerism 10
Concrete Wall
Vanity 100
Santa’s Little Helper Topiary
Vanity 100

One decoration was added to Krustyland, the Crashed Police Car. Each one adds 10 Kitsch points to the Krust-o-meter.

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Premium Guide: Dewey Largo & Lotto ‘N’ Liquor Store

Hello Tappers!

Level 40 brought us the premium character ‘Dewey Largo’ and with every premium character players have to decide whether to buy or not to buy. We will be taking a look at Dewey Largo and the Lotto N Liquor Store and their role in the game along with some pro’s and con’s that hopefully will help you come to a decision on whether to purchase Dewey Largo.

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Kwik-Tap Guide: Level 40, Chocolate Pain

Hello Tappers!

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So today brought the update of a brand new level, level 40! TopiX are getting onto some posts along with a few more posts to finish on the Easter event. This level brought the arrival of Miss Hoover and this is the Kwik-Tap Guide for her walk-through. We should have the full walk-through up shortly with more posts on the way!

The walk-through is titled ‘Chocolate Pain’ and consists of 16 parts to complete. If you have started the quest today then you should expect a finish date of between 7th May – 9th May depending on how you are on the Easter quest and depending on when you started and timezone area, ect. So let’s get started on ‘Chocolate Pain’!:

Level 40, Chocolate Pain – Kwik-Tap Guide:

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Level 40 Overview (Contains Spoilers)

Right in the midst of Tapped Out’s first ever Easter event an in-game update has arrived bringing us Level 40. We haven’t seen a Level update during an event since Dolph and Jimbo came during the Halloween 2013 event. (I think). Anyhow as always with updates we like to give a good thorough Overview of what the update entails.

Most important to start of noting that Principal Skinner starts off the Level 40 quest. It is very important that all of you check your Confirm Donut Spend option as it tends to be reset with updates. I will not give out any info before the jump for those of you, if there are any left, that don’t like to be spoiled. Ah, I remember those days……

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Let’s go check out Level 40!!

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Level 40 Has Arrived!!!

Just a quick announcement that Level 40 has arrived.We have some staff members returning to the Elementary school post-Homer apocalypse. For all of the update details see our Level 40 Overview here. Please note that the Overview does contain spoilers if you do not wish to know what the update contains just leave it at the fact that Level 40 is here!

Happy Tapping!

Mike S.

Easter 2014 Preparation

Hello Tappers!

Instead of making you go off the Whacking Day 2014 preparation guide, I decided to make a one for the upcoming Easter event. Requested by Tom, one of our readers, I decided that we need to prepare for the Easter event and make it separate from the Whacking Day post just in case we have a Whacking Day event as well as the Easter event.

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Ok, so next week could be the possible update of Easter 2014 and with every update tappers need to be prepared! Just before the Halloween, Christmas and Valentine’s Day event, I did a post about preparing for the events and it turned out to be a big success. For every player that might not have reached the top-level, you will need to prepare for this upcoming event. An event is always big and you most likely will need a lot of Money, Land, Friends and Donuts. So here is a guide to help you to prepare for Easter 2014.

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Because there was no Easter event last year there is no information on what the Easter event could bring. The update could come anytime next week from around Tuesday to Friday with a speculation date of Wednesday. However other speculation says that it will arrive with the removal of the episode tie-in for ‘Days of Future Future’ on Tuesday.

Now, here is the preparation guide for Easter 2014:

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Speculation: What to expect from April 2014?

Hello Tappers!

I thought it was about time we talk speculation! We have reached our first day of April, April Fools! However a new month brings new content and also this month for Tapped Out brings new competition with the new upcoming Family Guy Mobile Game. So what could we expect from April 2014?

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