- This article is about the costume. For the questline, see Count Burns (quest chain).
|“||No Smithers, I vant to suck your BLOOD!||”|
— Count Burns' unlock message.
Count Burns is a limited-time costume for Mr. Burns released on October 1, 2013, as part of the Treehouse of Horror XXIV Event. Together with Burns Coffin they were the ninth prize to be won in the event.
About[edit | edit source]
The media becomes frenzied when they discover a local vampire (Burns) has attacked and killed a person in Springfield. Burns then invites his employee, Homer Simpson and his family for dinner. Lisa and Bart become suspicious of Burns and discover his secret lair where they find out his dark secret. Burns bites Bart, turning him into an un-holy creature of the night. After the Simpson family find out what has happened, they return to Pennsylvania with plans to kill Burns. Homer hammers a stake into Burns' heart, killing him. However, once the Simpsons return home, Lisa discovers the truth Marge is actually the head vampire, not Burns.
Jobs[edit | edit source]
|Go in for Questioning||420
|Take an Evening "Stroll"||600
|Rest in Peace||1000
Quest Based Jobs
|Drink Homer's Blood||260
|4h||Simpson House||Count Burns Pt. 3|
|Make a Large Donation||260
|4h||Springfield General Hospital||Count Burns Pt. 6|
|Chill Out to Reggae||600
|12h||Burns Coffin||Count Burns Pt. 5|
|Rub Lotion into his Wings||600
|12h||Burns Coffin||Count Burns Pt. 1|
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- Count Burns' appearance is based on that of Gary Oldman's portrayal of Count Dracula in the 1992 horror-romance film, Bram Stoker's Dracula, which was directed by Francis Ford Coppola.
- Count Burns is from the Treehouse of Horror IV episode (Bart Simpson's Dracula)
- If Smithers does the job "Exercise for Mr. Burns" while Mr. Burns is wearing the Count Burns costume, Count Burns will wander around your town.
- Although some characters have the Go in for Questioning task, Count Burns is the only character who has this task permanently.