Hello everyone, and welcome to the week! It's time once again for our look back at the noteworthy updates of the last seven days. The theme with many of this week's updates is the Chinese New Year. Goats for everyone! Of course, you can keep an eye out for updates yourself using AppShopper Social [Free],
The Simpsons: Tapped Out, by Electronic Arts, is back in action. Super-heroic action! Heroes and villains have invaded Springfield and once again you must save the town from certain destruction. You’ll meet classic Simpsons characters as their alter-egos, and fight against the forces of evil. Show More Summary
EA Mobile has released its latest content update for The Simpsons: Tapped Out on mobile, introducing a comic book-inspired story arc to players. Villains are running amok in Springfield, and our characters’ alter-egos will need to save the day. Show More Summary
How does Santa get into so much trouble every year? In The Simpsons: Tapped Out, by Electronic Arts, someone’s going to have to save Christmas. In the game’s new holiday update, you’ll be tasked with collecting presents and helping the elves in exchange for prizes. Show More Summary
The Simpsons: Tapped Out [Free] keeps on ticking, as the game's been updated once more, this time featuring new Christmas-themed content. Santa needs saving in this batch of content, and it's up to you and the Simpsons to save him, because this is a game about the Simpsons. Gathering presents, and challenges from Santa's elves
The always meta and funny mobile game The Simpsons: Tapped Out recently teased that at least 50% of The Simpsons‘ audience tunes out after seeing the couch gag. I don’t think that’s actually true, but it might be this week as the biggest...Show More Summary
I have a confession to make: I have an embarrassing addiction to a freemium game. Three years ago, I downloaded "The Simpsons: Tapped Out." One of my favorite shows of all time is “The Simpsons,” and as a proud owner of a new iPhone 4S at the time, I wanted to own this game. Show More Summary
Nick Earl, who oversaw the mega-company's mobile hits in the Simpsons: Tapped Out era, flees for the mid-core dev studio during a year where it's making a lot of news....
When Electronic Arts teamed up with Fox to roll out The Simpsons: Tapped Out two years ago, game runner Stewart Burns didn't think it would really go anywhere. For Burns, also a longtime Simpsons staffer, the app was more a passion project than anything else. In the years since the... More »
The U.S. Ryder Cup team is set, as captain Tom Watson made his three wild-card picks, to go along with the nine automatic qualifiers. Watson tapped Keegan Bradley, Hunter Mahan and Webb Simpson to round out the squad. They join Bubba Watson, Rickie Fowler, Jim Furyk, Jimmy Walker, Phil Mickelson, Matt Kuchar, Jordan Spieth, Patrick Reed and […]
After Homer accidentally caused a meltdown that wiped out Springfield, it was up to you to rebuild it. Now The Simpsons Tapped Out, by EA Games, asks us to prepare for battle with their new Clash of Clones update. You can raise up your army of nerds led by a barbaric Homer to raid your […] The post This. Show More Summary
It's an unholy meeting of free to play titans as the latest update to EA's The Simpsons: Tapped Out [Free] adds a very Clash of Clans-y new multiplayer feature to the game. You're now able to build up an army of troops and raid your neighbors' cities, but you'll also have to keep your own
Tired of just tapping your way through The Simpsons mobile game, creating your own private Springfield, waiting for your energy donuts to replenish? It appears that publisher Electronic Arts has heard your “Doh!” and has created a new bit of … Read more ›
The Simpsons: Tapped Out is taking Clash of Clans head on in its latest update. Now your Springfield citizens can take up bows and swords and raid the cities of your friends similar to the Clash of Clans mechanism. Obviously you'll need to put up your own defenses to keep invaders out as well. Show More Summary
Look, the idea of "standby time" is a joke. You're not waiting to take calls on your iPhone, you're using it constantly—for Twitter, for Facebook, to play Simpsons Tapped Out. Your iPhone is not going to make it through the day. YouShow More Summary
Industry veteran Aaron Loeb (Simpsons: Tapped Out, Giants: Citizen Kabuto) has signed on with free-to-play game company Kabam to help manage its operations in San Francisco and Vancouver....
While it’s hardly news when a new character joins Springfield’s burgeoning population, as new characters provide grist for the 25-year-old show’s eternally-churning mill, last week marked the first time a new Simpsons character has debuted without actually appearing on the show. Show More Summary
The Simpsons has a history of making history and, last week, it quietly did it again. In a world populated with hundreds of recognizable characters, the franchise introduced a brand new one. Not on TV, but in the popular mobile game The Simpsons Tapped Out. Show More Summary
"Most free-to-play games on mobile sell premium currency: gems in Clash of Clans, donuts in Simpsons Tapped Out. I analyzed how 32 games on the App Store sell their premium currency."...
One of the cool things about the era of over-the-air updates is that developers can add tweaks and features specific to certain times of the year, without having to build them in from the start. That’s what EA’s The Simpsons: … Read more ›