I'm Norbert Van Houten. Please call me Zach.
— Norbert's Unlock Message

Norbert is a limited-time character that was released on March 3, 2017, during Act 3 of the Destination Springfield 2017 Event. He is unlocked upon placement of Norbert's Plane.

He returned on August 1, 2018 during the Moe's Ark 2018 Event as a premium character.

About[edit | edit source]

Norbert "Zach" Van Houten is the Danish uncle of Milhouse. Bart remembers that Milhouse gets Danish butter cookies every Christmas from Solvang, California. When Kirk and Luann are missing and presumed to be dead after they decide to remarry and their cruise liner capsizes (only to be revealed that they are alive and well on an island), Bart decides to help Milhouse reconnect with his Uncle Norbert, a rugged, macho Indiana Jones-like adventurer who is proud of his Danish heritage, and strongly dislikes his Dutch Van Houten relatives.

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Jobs[edit | edit source]

Regular Jobs

Task Rewards Time Requires Visual
Practice Snapping the Whip Cash70
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Fly Loops Cash175
4h Norbert's Plane Check.png
Practice Taking Statues From Pedestals Cash275
8h Brown House Nope.png
Read Exploits of Professor Jones Cash420
12h Brown House Nope.png
Search For Fossils Cash600
24h Tar Pits
OR Retirement Castle
OR Brown House

Quest Based Jobs

Task Rewards Time Requires Quest Visual
Listen to Grampa Babble Cash135
3h Retirement Castle Strangers on a Golden Train Pt. 1 Nope.png
Drop Pamphlets Off With His Plane Cash135
3h Norbert's Plane Strangers on a Golden Train Pt. 3 Check.png

Quotes[edit | edit source]

When selected When sent on a good job When sent on a bad job When collecting from a job
"Everyone calls me Zach." "I'm here for you now." "Damn Dutchman!" "That was a perfect landing."
"I'm Norbert Van Houten." "Who's up for a trip around the world? "You're going down!" "Have a butter cookie!"
"I'm one of the Danish Van Houtens."
"I see."

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The removal update allowed players that didn't have Norbert to get him and his plane for free if they started Norbert Van Wow-ton Pt.2.
  • He changed to a premium character in the Moe's Ark 2018 Event.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

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