Jun 132013

The Simpsons: Tapped Out players get the biggest update since the Christmas update with this massive Summer Update for iOS and Android players. This new update brings access to the beach and sea portion of the game where you’ll be able to build on top of water near the sands and enjoy a brand new like of buildings, decorations, and characters that are mad specifically for the “Boardwalk”

The Simpsons Tapped Out summer time 2013

What’s New

Take your Springfield for a dip and expand your town like never before! Summertime has arrived with new buildings, characters, quests and Waterfront Property.

We’ve got new characters, buildings, quests and more!
• Land Expansions: We’ve opened up over 30 new plots of land, with some right on the water, so that you can develop your Springfield just the way you want.
• Decorations and Buildings: Bring your town to the water’s edge and beyond with the Springfield Squidport. Enjoy rides on the Ferris Wheel, dine on deep-fried delicacies at the Frying Dutchman and much more. With over 20 new decorations and buildings available, the Boardwalk will soon become the highlight of your town!
• Characters: Prepare for this new adventure beyond the shore with the Sea Captain, Handsome Pete and an assortment of other seaside entertainers.
• Quests: Will the Sea Captain find his place on dry land or will Homer’s insatiable hunger put him out of business and adrift at sea.

Summer Update Guide/Summary

The Simpsons Tapped Out summer Icon 2013

When you begin the game with the new update, head over to Homer and he will have a series of dialogue where he will eventually ask you to expand the areas into the beach then into the sea.

Much of the items in the game are locked by quests and you need to complete the quests in order to unlock these items. Since you cannot chose which quests to do we will begin from Homer asking to expand into the beaches and sea.

  • You will then be able to access the “Squidport Entrance” after you have expanded and by doing so you will unlock other items in the game.
  • You will learn how to build “boards”
  • You will be asked to build the Houseboat which will unlock the Sea Captain.
  • Upon completing that, you will need to do quests from the Sea Captain which will eventually unlock the The Itchy and Scratchy Store Building. This will unlock tons of other boardwalk items that were added into the game.
  • Squidport Pt 7, Malaria Zone.
  • You will be asked to complete Squidport Pt 8, which requires you to have, 1 Boardwalk Lampost, 3 Boardwalk Trees, 5 Boardwalk Fences.
  • Talk to Sea Captain, it will unlock “The Old Man and the Sea Pt. 3“, make the Sea Captain Read Nauical Literature. Talk to him again to unlock Squidport Pt 9, Have 12 Boardwalk Sections, 1 Just Rainsticks Building.
  • Talking to the Sea Captain again you will unlock “The Old Man and the Sea Pt 4, after you finish his quest keep talking to him until Squid Port Pt 11 is unlocked, you can now build “The Frying Dutchman” Building. Also requires you to build 16 Boardwalks to complete quest.
  • Talk to Sea Captain again for “The Frying Dutchman Pt. 1″, Make Sea Captain work, Make  Springfield Residents Eat at The Frying Dutchman 20 times. The next quest is “The Frying Dutchman Pt. 2” – Make Sea Captain Work at the Frying Dutchman 2x, Make Homer Pigout at the Frying Dutchman 1x, Make Comic Book Guy Pig out at the Frying Dutchman 1x. After this you will unlock Squidport Pt. 12, Build 17 boardwalk sections, and the Fried Dough Stand!
  • After you have completed that, “The Old Man and the Sea Pt. 5″ will unlock, Make Sea Captain Pray to Poseidon (12 Hours).
  • The Next quest is Squidport Pt 13, Have Boardwalk Sections 21, Reach Level 16 and Build Turban Outfitters. (Boardwalk Price at this point: 7500).
  • Squidport Pt 14., Have 25 Boardwalk, Reach Level 17 and Build My First Tattoo (Boardwalk Price at this point: 7500).
  • Squidport Pt. 15. Have 27 Boardwalk Sections. Reach Level 18 and Build Much Ado About Muffins.
  • Squidport Pt 16. Have 27 Boardwalk Sections. Reach Level 19 and Build Crypto Barn (Boardwalk Price at this point: 7,500-10,000).

How to obtain Boardwalk Boards

The Simpsons Tapped Out Boardwalk section boards

To obtain those boardwalk sections for you to build your boardwalk, you need to tap on the Squidport Entrance then make them. You get 1 Board per make.  And the price goes up each time with a maximum of 5000 cash per boardwalk section. It takes 24 hours to collect 1 boardwalk.

Quest Items

Decorations [Premium]

Building [Premium]

Characters  [Premium]

Mar 152013

If you login this week, the Simpsons: Tapped Out has quite the surprise for fans because they are celebrating the release of their new episode of The Simpsons On FOX. It seems that a brand new billionaire superhero arrives in Springfield this weekend and Tapped Out players will get the heads up on the episode with a item made specifically for this event.

The Simpsons Tapped Out Icon

Now if you login to your Tapped Out Springfield in The Simpsons: Tapped Out for your mobile device, you’ll see a few dialogues between this mysterious character and Homer then you’ll find a special item in your inventory. After the dialogue, head over to your inventory by tapping on the bottom right then look for your inventory on the bottom left. Scroll and look for the Fruit-Bat-Signal which is a free decoration added for this event!

The Superhero Signal looks like Batman’s signal with the lights and a shadow of the character when you light up the sign! This decoration is expected to be limited edition and only available for a limited time so get yours before you lose the chance!

Please keep in mind that if you do not see this message, then the event is probably over. You will not be able to buy this item in the market as it is a special item made specifically for celebrating certain events. Limited Qualities = 1.

The Simpsons Tapped Out - Superhero Signals! This weekend!