headerimg

Search the Gaming Lounge

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

The Simpsons Tapped Out updated to version 4.5.0 for Android and iOS for Halloween


The Simpsons Tapped Out has been updated to version 4.5.0 for Android and iOS and brings several Halloween themed missions, characters and gameplay for your characters. You can download the update directly on your device through your Apple App Store or Google Play Store. Once you have installed the update, the game will install some additional in-game update files before you can start to play.

You can find out whats new in the update and get access to the direct download links below:

  • Download The Simpsons Tapped Out version 4.5.0 Halloween update for Android
  • Download The Simpsons Tapped Out version 4.5.0 Halloween update for iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

Whats New in The Simpsons Tapped Out Halloween update



So as we mentioned before the update is available through the respective App Stores, and if you have not downloaded them already, you can do so following the links posted above. This is the first major update to the game since the Krustyland Update back in July.

As part of the Halloween update its now fall in Springfield. The town has turned gloomy and misty with the leaves falling from the trees.


The waterways and rivers in our city have also turned dark and bubbly.

The dark mistiness has also spread over to Krustyland.


At this point none of the new features are still revealed, but we expect their to be a new ectotoplasm GOO currency along with new items as the missions progress. Stay tuned for updates coming soon.



[UPDATE] Once you have completed building the gypsy fortune teller house the game will install new updates and enable your Halloween content.

You are told that you have to Gather GOO and Gremlins by tapping ghosts. You can use the GOO to unlock new tools, win prizes . You can even release Gremlins in your Friends towns for even more GOO.


The new Halloween themed episode is set to continue until November 7 (35 days 11h 11m) and you can win the following:

Personal Prizes
  • Pumpkin House 100
  • Ancient Burial Ground 500 (or 40)
  • Vaccum Tool 1250
  • Shuffling Zombie 2000
  • Victorian UFO 3000
  • Ultrahouse 2 4000
  • King Snorky 5200
  • Twirl 'N' Hurl 6500
  • Burns Coffin w. Count Burns 8000
  • Gingerbread House w. Suzane the Witch 10000


Community Prizes

You also get a new Community Prizes mission, where you can gather GOO as an online community and earn exclusive prizes:
  • First Church of Lard Lad 5,000,000,000
  • Clawing Zombie 10,000,000,000
  • Ghost Bomb 13,000,000,000
  • Frog Prince 20,000,000,000
  • King Homer's Skyscraper 25,000,000,000



There are twelve new items and several new Halloween based missions to keep you busy

Premium Halloween Items
  • Ghost Zapper (60)
  • Booberlla (100)
  • Ancient Burial Ground (40)
  • Mausoleum (60)
  • Ghost Bomb (Community Prize)
  • Dozen Ghost Bombs (Community Prize)
  • Gremlin Trio (2)
  • Gaggle of Gremlins (10)
  • Freakmobile (35)
  • Crazy Zombie (12)
  • Senile Zombie (12)
  • Wailing Wall (50)
  • Spooky Wall (1)
Other Halloween Items
  • Spooky Tree (325)
  • Pumpkin Patch (450)
  • Snarling Zombie (50000)
  • Jack-o-Lantern (135)
  • Dead Tree (270)
  • Peanut Cart (520)
  • Freak Show Tent (Quest)
Halloween 2012 Items

Several Items from Halloween 2012 have also been re-added in this update, for the benefit of playes who missed last year's event.
Characters
  • Marge the Witch - Will be unlocked when you purchase the Cauldron
  • The Raven (30)
  • Devil Flanders (75)
  • Talking Krusty Doll (60)
  • Burns Monster (25)
Buildings
  • Springfield Cemetery (75)
  • Springfield Pet Cemetery (70)
  • House of Evil (45)
  • Bad Dream House (85)
  • Heck House (40)

Decorations
  • Cauldron (75) Unlocked Marge the Witch
  • Spooky Tree (325)
  • Dead Tree (270)
  • Mausoleum (60)
  • Jack-o-Lantern (135)
  • Pumpkin Patch (450)



The Simpsons Tapped Out Halloween 2013 Walkthrough

Once you have downloaded the App Store update you will have to download some in game update files before you can start playing the game. The new boot-screen is one of the first things you will notice during this stage.

Once you have started the game you will be greeted by a dialog between the Simpson family and your first mission



The Ghost in the Machine-based App Pt. 1 - You have the build the Gypsy Fortune Teller Shop for 2000. The building is a limited time item and will take 24 hours to complete. You will be awarded an additional 100 and 10 for completion.


Once the building is complete a few more update files seem to get downloaded before the game is ready to start.

The Ghost in the Machine-based App Pt. 2 - You have to pop 10 ghosts and collect their GOO. You will receive an additional 25 and 10 for completing your mission.

Click on Flanders to continue

Ghosts have haunted the Flander's resistance, Kwik-E-Mart and the Simpsons Home. When you see a haunted building Tap on it to pop the ghosts inside.

The Ghost in the Machine-based App Pt. 3 - Tap on three haunted  building to pop the ghosts inside

The Simpsons decide to return to the Gypsy for help. The Gypsy starts mumbling in ancient Babylonian.

The Ghost in the Machine-based App Pt. 4 - Make Homer listen to the Gypsy's Babbling for 24 hours (10 150). You will receive an additional 25 and 10 for completing your mission.

Completing this mission will also unlock Maude Flanders (25)



Maude will be added to the Churchy Joes set and you will receive 1250 and 25 for the complete set



Click on Maude Flanders to continue

The Ghost in the Machine-based App Pt. 5:
  • Make Maude posses Homer for 12 hours (100)
  • Make Homer be possessed by Maude for 12 hours (100)
  • Make Ned sped time with possessed Homer for 12 hours (100)
You will receive an additional 25 and 10 for completing your mission.

Click on Homer to continue

The Ghost in the Machine-based App Pt. 6 - Make Homer use Gremlins to clean the drain. The task will take 24 hours to complete (600 150) and you will receive an additional 25 and 10 for completing your mission.

Click on Homer to continue

The Ghost in the Machine-based App Pt. 7:
  • Reach Level 11 and build Power Plant (if you haven't already)
  • Make Homer praise Frank Grimes. The task will take 12 hours to complete (100)
You will receive an additional 25 and 10 for completing your mission.

Click on Apu to continue

The Ghost in the Machine-based App Pt. 8:
  • Make Apu reincarnate ghosts for 24 hours (10 150)
  • Make Ned sprinkle ghosts with Holy Water for 24 hours (10 150)
  • Make Frink have an Epistemological argument with ghosts for 24 hours (15 225)
You will receive an additional 25 and 10 for completing your mission.

Tap on Homer to continue

The Ghost in the Machine-based App Pt. 9 - Make Homer Get Possessed by Bont and Live Another Day. The task will take 12 hours to complete (100) and you will receive an additional 25 and 10 for completing your mission.



The Ghost in the Machine-based App Pt. 10:
  • Reach Level 12 and build the Springfield Library (if you haven't already)
  • Make Lisa research old history for 24 hours (600 150)
You will receive an additional 25 and 10 for completing your mission.


The Ghost in the Machine-based App Pt. 11:
  • Reach Level 16 and build the Gilded Truffle (if you haven't already)
  • Make Homer get possessed by Bont and romance Marge for 8 hours (70)
  • Make Marge spend time with possessed Homer for 8 hours (70)
You will receive an additional 25 and 10 for completing your mission.

Tap on Moe to continue


The Ghost in the Machine-based App Pt. 12 - Place the Freak Show Tent (760)


You will receive an additional 25 and 10 for completing your mission.

The Ghost in the Machine-based App Pt. 13 - Make Lisa and Moe watch the Freaks for 24 hours. Both characters have to be free to initiate the mission. You will receive a total 1200 and 310 for completing the mission

Click on Moe to continue. The ghosts of the 'Freaks' will reveal that their old boss never paid us the money he owed them before they died. It is now up to Lisa to figure out who their old boss was.

The Ghost in the Machine-based App Pt. 14 - Make Lisa solve the Freak Show Tent mystery. The task will take 24 hours to complete (10 150)

During this mission you will get the following message from the old gypsy:
The spirits want to help you, Lisa, so they’re sending a message: “CEBCREGL BS OHEAFHZ”.

[NOTE] Before Lisa finishes her "Make Lisa Solve the Freak Show Tent Mystery" task, if the player taps on Mr. Burns , they will see an option in his job list to "Confess". It is a six second task, which rewards the player with 6 and 1 - for solving the mystery! You will get the following message



You will also get the following dialog from Lisa
Wow… you must be very smart… But I’m going to stay at the library and figure it out for myself. I could never respect myself if I’d just looked up the answer on the internet.
Click on Mr. Burns to continue

The Ghost in the Machine-based App Pt. 14 - Make Burns read from the Necronomicon for 4 hours (175 45). You will receive an additional 100 and 10 for completing the mission.


Treehouse of Horror XXIV Episode Tie-in Missions


The Halloween update also offers gamers a tie in with this Sunday's (6th Sep) Episode "Treehouse of Horror XXIV"

Popping the first ghost also reveals a flaming hoop and the following dialog from Homer:
A flaming hoop! I better save this in case someday I get poodles and waat to jump through things
You also get the following message


The Flaming Hoop will be stored in the attic of the Simpsons House


You will have to collect a total of four items before Sunday's Simpsons Episode... Make sure you play everyday to collect them all.



On the next day (Thursday) you will be presented with the following message when you find the barbell.
This barbell will com in handy if I even have two side-by-side stacks of giant paper that I need to stop blowing away
The barbell , like the flaming hoop will be stored in your attic


On Day Three (Friday) you will be presented with the following message when you find the Leotard.
The leotard will be great for attending classes of that new exercise I invented... Pie-lates
The leotard will also be added to your items in the Simpsons Attic.


The final item found on Saturday (day four) is the top hat, which comes with the following message from Homer:
A circus Ringmaster's hat. This will be useful next time I need to boss around an acrobat


The final item will be added to the Simpsons' Attic.



Now that you have the complete set, you will be asked a secret question that you can only answer after watching:

What item of Moe's does Homer covet in this season's Treehouse of Horrors episode



Be sure to check the Simpsons' Attic after watching this Sunday's episode "Treehouse of Horror XXIV" for help in answering a special question.

The answer to the Question is: An Emerald Ring. You will receive the Strongman Homer costume along with 10 for guessing correctly.


This will also initiate the Strongman Homer missions when you tap on Homer.

Strongman Homer Missions

The Lard of The Rings Pt.1 - Make Strongman Homer impress Rubes with his strength for 12 hours (420 100). You will receive an additional 100 and 10 for completing your mission.


The Lard of The Rings Pt.2 - Make Strongman Homer battle Apu's octuplets for 60 minutes (70 17). You will receive an additional 100 and 10 for completing your mission.

The Lard of The Rings Pt.3:
  • Reach Level 7 and build the Krusty Burger
  • Make Strongman Homer punch meat in the freezer for 4 hours (175 45)
You will receive an additional 100 and 10 for completing your mission.

The Lard of The Rings Pt.4:
  • Reach Level 11 and build the Cooling Towers
  • Make Strongman Homer Piggyback Mr. Burns for 24 hours
You will receive an additional 100 and 10 for completing your mission.

The Lard of The Rings Pt.5:
  • Reach Level 15 and build the Moe's Tavern
  • Make Strongman Homer drink Duff Bull for 8 hours.
You will receive an additional 100 and 10 for completing your mission.


Meanwhile in Krustyland

If you head over to Krustyland Homer will notice that their are no ghosts in Krustyland. Krusty reasons that even ghosts are terrified of the Krustyland walkaround characters.


Pumpkin House Missions

You will receive the Pumpkin House as a Personal Prize when you collect 100. It will be added to your inventory and can be placed anywhere on your map.



Click on Homer to start the Pumpkin House Missions

Pumpkin House - Make Homer attempt to eat the Pumpkin House. The Mission will take 24 hours to complete (600 150). You will receive an additional 100 and 10 for completing your mission.


Ancient Burial Grounds Missions

The Ancient Burial Grounds costs 40 to purchase and will initiate the following missions. The Ancient Burial Grounds is also available as a as a Personal Prize when you collect 500.



Ancient Burial Grounds Pt.1 -  Make Lisa prepare an indignant Petition. The task will take 60 minutes to complete (70 17). You will receive an additional 25 and 10 for completing your mission.

Ancient Burial Grounds Pt.2 -  Make Lisa mediate land rights between angry spirits for 60 minutes (70 17). You will receive an additional 25 and 10 for completing your mission.

After you complete this quest Mastodon spirits will now roam the town



Vacuum Tool

The Vacuum Tool is available as the third prize on the Personal Prizes list and will be unlocked once you collect 1250.



Once you have collected the tool you will initiate the following conversation between professor Fink and Homer...









After the conversation is complete the Vacuum Tool will be stored on the top right side of your screen.



If you select it you can trap ghosts by simply holding you finger on the screen and moving it around.


Victorian UFO and Kang

If you reach 3000 you will unlock the Victorian UFO.



Kang will also be unlocked with the item if you don't have him already along with the following missions

We Come in Pieces! Pt. 1 - Make Kang Deploy the beacon for 12 hours. You will receive a total 600 and 150 as a reward.

Click on Lisa to continue

We Come in Pieces! Pt. 2 - Make Kang activate the beacon for 10 minutes. You will receive a total 26 and 7 as a reward.

Click on Lisa to continue

We Come in Pieces! Pt. 3 - Make Kang properly season humans for 8 hours. You will receive a total 350 and 90 as a reward.

Click on Kang to continue

We Come in Pieces! Pt. 4 - Make Kang Evil Laugh for 8 hours. You will receive a total 420 and 105 as a reward.

Click on Lisa to continue

We Come in Pieces! Pt. 4 - Make Kang run from puny humans for 24 hours. You will receive a total 1000 and 225 as a reward.


Ultrahouse 2 missions
The Ultrahouse 2 will be unlocked when you collect 4000


Placing the Ultrahouse will also initiate the following missions.

Ultrahouse 2 - Make Homer Share a romantic evening with the Ultrahouse 2. The task will take 24 hours to complete and you will receive a total 600 and 150 as a reward.

At the end of this mission, Kodos will start flying around the town.

If you purchased the Ray Gun last year, find it in your inventory and place it in Springfield. If you don't have it, you can purchase it now. Place the Ray Gun and start tapping it to fire at Kodos.


Soon the spacecraft will start to wobble before the final hot makes the spacecraft crash into the ray gun, destroying it and the ship. Kodos is now a new Character in Springfield.



Kodos will join Kang in the new Aliens set which is now complete. You will be awarded 500 and 10 for having the complete set.



Tap on Kodos to begin

The Day Springfield Stood Still Pt.1 - Make Kodos act harmless for 24 hours (1000 25). You will receive an additional 100 and 10 for completing the mission.

Tap Kodos to continue

The Day Springfield Stood Still Pt.2:
  • Reach level 12 and build the Springfield Library (if you haven't already)
  • Make Kodos read grade 4 science books for 4 hours (260 70)
You will receive an additional 100 and 10 for completing the mission.

Tap Kodos to continue

The Day Springfield Stood Still Pt.3 - Make Kodos demonstrate superior technology for 60 minutes (105 26). You will receive an additional 100 and 10 for completing the mission.


King Snorky

King Snorky is unlocked as a personal prize when you collect 5250 and will be added to the Treehouse of Horrors set

King Snorky Pt. 1 - Make Homer agonize over which style of tun


First Church of Lard Lad Missions

The First Church of Lard Lad will be unlocked with the Tapped Out community collectively reaches 5,000,000,000.


The First Church of Lard Lad will be placed in your inventory. Once you place it on your map, you will have to click on Homer to initiate the following missions:

First Church of Lard Lad Pt. 1 - Make Homer Join the First Church of Lard Lad. The mission will take 4 hours to complete (175 45) and you will be awarded an additional 100 and 10 for completing your mission.

Click on Homer to continue

First Church of Lard Lad Pt. 2 - Make Homer worship Lard Lad's donut. It will take 30 minutes to complete (40 10) and you will be awarded an additional 100 and 10 for completing your mission.

Click on Homer to continue

First Church of Lard Lad Pt. 3 - Make Homer wear the lead donut around is neck for 12 hours (420 100). You will receive  an additional 100 and 10 for completing your mission.

Ghost Bomb

The Ghost Bomb is the third Community Prize and will be unlocked when the community reaches a total of 13,000,000, 000.



Frink will appear in a dialog explaining how to use Ghost Bombs and will assure Ned that Maude's spirit will not be affected.


You can access the Ghost Bombs from the top right menu. However keep in mind that they are limited and cost doughnuts to purchase.




Booberella Missions

Booberella is available to purchase for 100 as a limited time character. You will be awarded 25 for purchasing her.


Booberella will be added to the list of B-List Celebrities and you will be awarded 1000 and 20 for having the complete set.



Once you have purchased her, you will have access to the following missions

The Girls Just Want to Have Fun Pt. 1: 
  • Reach Level 6 and build Cletus's Farm
  • Make Booberella Milk Cletus's Cow for 60 minutes (105 26)
You will be awarded an additional 100 and 10 for completing your mission.

The Girls Just Want to Have Fun Pt. 2: 
  • Reach Level 13 and build the Android Dungeon
  • Make Booberella work at The Dungeon for 2 hours  (175 40)
You will be awarded an additional 100 and 10 for completing your mission.


The Girls Just Want to Have Fun Pt. 3: 
  • Place a Peanut Cart (512)
  • Make Booberella sell peanuts from a Peanut Cart for 8 hours (420 105)
You will be awarded an additional 100 and 10 for completing your mission.

Click on Apu to continue

The Girls Just Want to Have Fun Pt. 4: 
  • Reach Level 19 and build Springfield Penitentiary
  • Make Booberella serve time (24 hours) for unlicensed peanut vending (1000 225)
You will be awarded an additional 100 and 10 for completing your mission.

The Girls Just Want to Have Fun Pt. 5: 
  • Reach Level 23 and build Channel 6
  • Make Booberella host a Children's show for 4 hours (260 70)
You will be awarded an additional 100 and 10 for completing your mission.






Zombie Collection

You can purchase the Snarling Zombie (50000), Crazy Zombie (12) and the Senile Zombie (12) from the 'Treehouse of Horror XXIV' item list. 




The Shuffling Zombie (2000) is available as a personal prize for collection GOO.


You will receive an additional 25 as a reward



The Clawing Zombie will be unlocked as the second Community Prize, when the Tapped out community reaches  10,000,000,000 collectively.


Unlocking the Clawing Zombie will award you 25


You will receive an additional 1250 and 25 for completing the entire set of Zombies



Be sure to follow our Tapped Out Zone on Facebook or Google+ for quick updates