Treehouse of Horror XXVII Event
Treehouse of Horror XXVII Event


October 4, 2016 - November 15, 2016

The Treehouse of Horror XXVII Event was the fifth major event of 2016 and the 23rd major event overall. It was released on October 4, 2016, the day the Season Premiere 2016 Event ended and ended on November 15, 2016.

Like most other major events, it was divided into three acts

  • Act 1: October 4th - October 18th
  • Act 2: October 18th - November 1st
  • Act 3: November 1st - November 15th

Quests[edit | edit source]

Main Quests Act 1 Mad Monsters: Furry Road · Lost in La Monstra (Act 1)
Act 2 Lost in La Monstra (Act 2)
Act 3 Lost in La Monstra (Act 3)
Side Quests Monster Candy · How Much is That Werewolf in the Window? · The Talented Mr. Dripley · Death Takes a Personal Day · The Eyes of the Beholder · Alpaca Lips Now · Middle American Werewolf in Springfield · A World Aparts · Grave Expectations · Glucose Games

New Content[edit | edit source]

Buildings

Name Cost/How to Unlock Available
MAG Office CashFREE, start Mad Monsters: Furry Road Pt. 3 Whole Event
Construction Yard CashFREE, start How Much is That Werewolf in the Window? Whole Event
Medieval Rich House CashFREE, start Monster Candy Whole Event
Burns Family Crypt Film Icon.png20400 Act 1 prize
Count Burns' Castle Film Icon.png29950 Act 1 prize
Mad Doctor's Castle Megaphone Icon.png50850 Act 3 prize
Shinning Hotel Shinning Bundle October 18 - November 1
Medieval Cathedral Megaphone Icon.png9800 Act 3 prize
Bell Tower Film Icon.png8750 Act 1 prize
Large Mausoleum Clapboard Icon.png6050 Act 2 prize
Catacombs Obol Icon.png250 Construction Yard Level 5
House on Scary Hill Donuts90 October 26 - November 4
Battle Dome Donuts150 October 11 - 18
Hellementary School Donuts90 October 4 - 18

Characters

Name Cost/How to Unlock Available
Death Clapboard Icon.png61400 Act 2 prize
Frinkenstein Megaphone Icon.png73150 Act 3 prize
Gravedigger Billy Cemetery Plot November 1 - 15
Space Marshmallow Meteor Egg Act 1 prize
Blinky Monster Scary Dock October 21 - November 1

Consumables

Name Cost/How to Unlock Available
Halloween Party Walls x 10 Donuts20 October 4 - 11
Crazy Iguana Lady Bundle Donuts150 (Regular) Whole Event
Donuts110 (Alternative) Whole Event
Mystery Jack O' Lantern Donuts60 Whole Event
Shinning Bundle Donuts110 October 18 - November 1

Costumes

Name Cost/How to Unlock Available
Werewolf Flanders Megaphone Icon.png39250 Act 3 prize
Filmmaker Lisa CashFREE, start Mad Monsters: Furry Road Pt. 3 Whole Event
Crazy Iguana Lady Crazy Iguana Lady Bundle Whole Event

Decorations

Name Cost/How to Unlock Available
Meteor Egg Film Icon.png44300 Act 1 prize
Covered Bridge Clapboard Icon.png30300 Act 2 prize
Wolf Rock Megaphone Icon.png18700 Act 3 prize
Dark Carriage Clapboard Icon.png14400 Act 2 prize
Vampire Casket Obol Icon.png160 Construction Yard Level 6
The Island of Dr. Hibbert Donuts70 October 4 - 18
Haunted Stables Obol Icon.png480 Construction Yard Level 14
Forest Grove Obol Icon.png160 Construction Yard Level 11
Medieval Gate 5th MAG prize Whole Event
Iron Wall Obol Icon.png20 Construction Yard Level 1
Gargoyle Wall Obol Icon.png20 Construction Yard Level 2
Flying Bats Obol Icon.png160 Construction Yard Level 6
Pyre Obol Icon.png60 Construction Yard Level 7
Forest Cave Obol Icon.png700 Construction Yard Level 10
Hanging Streetlamp Obol Icon.png20 Construction Yard Level 9
Foggy Swamp Crazy Iguana Lady Bundle (Alternative) Whole Event
Zombie Sandwich Donuts100 October 28 - November 15
Monster Couch Clapboard Icon.png41700 Act 2 prize
Cemetery Plot Donuts100 November 1 - 15
Shipwreck Obol Icon.png1000 Construction Yard Level 15
Ruins Obol Icon.png400 Construction Yard Level 12
Nightmare Willie Donuts75 November 1 - 15
Scary Dock Donuts170 November 1 - 15
Spooky Brambles Obol Icon.png30 Construction Yard Level 4
Despair Heights Sign CashFREE, Glucose Games Pt. 4 October 11 - 18
Cobblestone Road Donuts40 Whole Event

Returning Content[edit | edit source]

Buildings

Name Cost/How to Unlock Available
Bad Dream House THOH Flashback Bundle #3 October 26 - November 4
Donuts85
Drive-In Theater Donuts150 October 16 - 23
Gate to Nowhere THOH Flashback Bundle #2 October 18 - 25
Ghost Zapper THOH Flashback Bundle #1 October 8 - 15
Ghost Pirate Airship THOH Flashback Bundle #1 October 8 - 15
Ghost Zapper THOH Flashback Bundle #1 October 8 - 15
Gingerbread House Donuts140 October 6 - 13
Mausoleum THOH Flashback Bundle #1 October 8 - 15
Pet Cemetery Donuts90 November 9 - 15
Spooky Cabin Obol Icon.png60 Construction Yard Level 6
Spooky House Obol Icon.png30 Construction Yard Level 1
Springfield Cemetery THOH Flashback Bundle #3 October 26 - November 4
Donuts75

Characters

Name Cost/How to Unlock Available
Booberella Donuts100 Act 3
Burns Monster THOH Flashback Bundle #4 October 30 - November 6
Donuts25
Clawing Zombie Donuts25 November 7 - 15
Crazy Zombie Donuts12 November 1 - 8
Disco Zombie Donuts35 November 5 - 12
Helter Skeleter Donuts25 October 22 - 29
Kang Kang and Pirate Outfit October 12 - 19
Kodos Kodos and Fairy Outfit October 10 - 17
Senile Zombie Donuts12 November 3 - 10
Shauna Donuts90 October 24 - November 15
Shuffling Zombie Ancient Burial Ground + Zombie October 14 - 21
Snarling Zombie Cash50000 November 1 - 15
Space Mutant Drive-In Theater October 16 - 23
Star Spawn THOH Flashback Bundle #2 October 18 - 25
Suzanne the Witch Gingerbread House October 6 - 13
Talking Krusty Doll THOH Flashback Bundle #4 October 30 - November 6
Donuts60
The Raven THOH Flashback Bundle #3 October 26 - November 4
Donuts30

Costumes

Name Cost/How to Unlock Available
Acorn Kirk Mystery Jack O' Lantern Whole Event
Count Burns Burns Coffin October 28 - November 4
Devil Flanders THOH Flashback Bundle #4 October 30 - November 6
Donuts75
Fairy Kodos Donuts40 October 10 - 17
Marge the Witch Mystery Jack O' Lantern Whole Event
Pirate Kang Donuts40 October 12 - 19
Squirrel Luann Mystery Jack O' Lantern Whole Event

Decorations

Name Cost/How to Unlock Available
Ancient Burial Ground Ancient Burial Ground + Zombie October 14 - 21
Bramble Hedge Obol Icon.png80 Construction Yard Level 13
Burns Coffin Donuts120 October 28 - November 4
Castle Wall Obol Icon.png20 Construction Yard Level 7
Cauldron Mystery Jack O' Lantern Whole Event
Dead Tree Obol Icon.png10 Construction Yard Level 1
Donut Torture Device Mystery Jack O' Lantern Whole Event
Ghost Pirate Airship THOH Flashback Bundle 1 October 8 - 15
Halloween Party Wall Halloween Party Walls x 10 October 4 - 18
Hay Cart Obol Icon.png60 Construction Yard Level 3
Hover-Copter Mystery Jack O' Lantern Whole Event
Jack-o-Lantern Cash135 Whole Event
Light-up Elder God THOH Flashback Bundle #2 October 18 - 25
Mortician Carriage Obol Icon.png120 Construction Yard Level 11
Nightmare Pile Mystery Jack O' Lantern Whole Event
Pumpkin Patch Cash450 Whole Event
Sepulcher of Evil Mystery Jack O' Lantern Whole Event
Spooky Grove Obol Icon.png60 Construction Yard Level 8
Spooky Tree Obol Icon.png40 Construction Yard Level 13
Spooky Wall Donuts1 August 27 - September 3
Tentacle Tree THOH Flashback Bundle #2 October 18 - 25
The Shinning Maze Shinning Bundle October 18 - November 1
Donuts55 October 18 - 25
Wailing Wall Donuts50 October 24 - 31
Wavy-arm Elder God THOH Flashback Bundle #2 October 18 - 25
Windmill Donuts30 November 9 - 15

Personal Prizes[edit | edit source]

THOH27 Prize Track Indicator.png

Sending characters to Trick-o-Treat, tapping Feral Monsters, completing Daily Challenges, sending some characters to Set Up Training Exercises, defeating Giant Monsters, the player can collect enough prize track currency to reach the milestones and unlock the prizes.

Act One

Name Need to Collect MAG Reward
Town Square Film Icon.png3450 MAG Points Icon.png120
Bell Tower Film Icon.png8750 MAG Points Icon.png240
Small Obol Pack Film Icon.png12450 N/A
Burns Family Crypt Film Icon.png20400 MAG Points Icon.png180
Count Burns' Castle Film Icon.png29950 MAG Points Icon.png360
Small Obol Pack Film Icon.png33650 N/A
Meteor Egg with Space Marshmallow Film Icon.png44300 MAG Points Icon.png540

Act Two

Name Need to Collect MAG Reward
Large Mausoleum Clapboard Icon.png6050 MAG Points Icon.png225
Dark Carriage Clapboard Icon.png14400 MAG Points Icon.png270
Medium Obol Pack Clapboard Icon.png20450 N/A
Covered Bridge Clapboard Icon.png30300 MAG Points Icon.png225
Monster Couch Clapboard Icon.png41700 MAG Points Icon.png315
Medium Obol Pack Clapboard Icon.png47750 N/A
Death Clapboard Icon.png61400 MAG Points Icon.png540

Act Three

Name Need to Collect MAG Reward
Medieval Cathedral Megaphone Icon.png9800 MAG Points Icon.png180
Wolf Rock Megaphone Icon.png18700 MAG Points Icon.png180
Large Obol Pack Megaphone Icon.png25850 N/A
Werewolf Flanders Megaphone Icon.png39250 MAG Points Icon.png450
Mad Doctor's Castle Megaphone Icon.png50850 MAG Points Icon.png315
Large Obol Pack Megaphone Icon.png58000 N/A
Frinkenstein Megaphone Icon.png73150 MAG Points Icon.png540

MAG Bonus[edit | edit source]

MAG Bonus Act 1.png

As it happens with some major events, players were able to get bonus Donuts once they had unlocked the last prize in the current prize track. Every 2800 Film, 4000 Clapboards, and 4700 Megaphones, they were presented with 3 boxes containing either one, two or three Donuts. The boxes worked the same as the ones from the Where's Maggie? Minigame, with players having to spend 150,000 Cash to open another box.

Crafting[edit | edit source]

THOH27 Crafting Indicator.png

Player may craft prizes at the Construction Yard using Obols. Similar to the SciFi 2016 Event, the player can level up their crafting level in order to unlock more prizes. Crafting a prize contributes to the total amount of Obols needed to reach the next level. MAG Points are rewarded for crafting each item introduced together with the event, with a limit depending on the item.

Prize Cost MAG Reward MAG Reward Item Limit Crafting Level Level-up Cost
Iron Wall Obol Icon.png20 MAG Points Icon.png20 8 1 N/A
Spooky House Obol Icon.png30 - -
Dead Tree Obol Icon.png10 - -
Gargoyle Wall Obol Icon.png20 MAG Points Icon.png20 8 2 Obol Icon.png30
Flying Bats Obol Icon.png50 MAG Points Icon.png45 4 3 Obol Icon.png60
Hay Cart Obol Icon.png30 - -
Spooky Brambles Obol Icon.png30 MAG Points Icon.png25 6 4 Obol Icon.png80
Catacombs Obol Icon.png250 MAG Points Icon.png225 1 5 Obol Icon.png100
Spooky Cabin Obol Icon.png60 - - 6 Obol Icon.png215
Vampire Casket Obol Icon.png160 MAG Points Icon.png90 2
Pyre Obol Icon.png60 MAG Points Icon.png25 4 7 Obol Icon.png280
Castle Wall Obol Icon.png20 - -
Spooky Grove Obol Icon.png60 - - 8 Obol Icon.png305
Hanging Streetlamp Obol Icon.png20 MAG Points Icon.png20 8 9 Obol Icon.png305
Forest Cave Obol Icon.png700 MAG Points Icon.png315 1 10 Obol Icon.png315
Forest Grove Obol Icon.png160 MAG Points Icon.png35 2 11 Obol Icon.png490
Mortician Carriage Obol Icon.png120 - -
Ruins Obol Icon.png400 MAG Points Icon.png90 1 12 Obol Icon.png580
Bramble Hedge Obol Icon.png80 - - 13 Obol Icon.png665
Spooky Tree Obol Icon.png40 - -
Haunted Stables Obol Icon.png480 MAG Points Icon.png110 1 14 Obol Icon.png630
Shipwreck Obol Icon.png1000 MAG Points Icon.png450 1 15 Obol Icon.png1145

Monster Actors Guild[edit | edit source]

MAG Points Icon.png

During the event, players may earn Monster Actors Guild (MAG) Points. Similar to Players Club Points from the Burns' Casino 2016 Event, collecting MAG Points allows players to obtain extra prizes and more event currency on a secondary prize track. MAG levels includes 1-5 Operating, 1-5 Orating, 1-5 Overbearing, 1-5 Oscillating.

Prize number Personal Prizes MAG Points Required Thespian Level
1 Milhouse's Trick-or-Treat Job
50 Obol Icon.png
MAG Points Icon.png1 Operating Thespian MAG Star.png1
2 Martin's Trick-or-Treat Job
50 Obol Icon.png
MAG Points Icon.png355 Operating Thespian MAG Star.png2
3 350 Film Icon.png/Clapboard Icon.png/Megaphone Icon.png MAG Points Icon.png640 Operating Thespian MAG Star.png3
4 Nelson's Trick-or-Treat Job
50 Obol Icon.png
MAG Points Icon.png925 Operating Thespian MAG Star.png4
5 Medieval Gate MAG Points Icon.png1210 Operating Thespian MAG Star.png5
6 350 Film Icon.png/Clapboard Icon.png/Megaphone Icon.png MAG Points Icon.png1495 Orating Thespian1
7 Ralph's Trick-or-Treat Job
50 Obol Icon.png
MAG Points Icon.png1780 Orating Thespian2
8 350 Film Icon.png/Clapboard Icon.png/Megaphone Icon.png MAG Points Icon.png2065 Orating Thespian3
9 350 Film Icon.png/Clapboard Icon.png/Megaphone Icon.png MAG Points Icon.png2385 Orating Thespian4
10 Medieval Gate Upgrade MAG Points Icon.png 2705 Orating Thespian5
11 Rod's Trick-or-Treat Job
350 Film Icon.png/Clapboard Icon.png/Megaphone Icon.png
MAG Points Icon.png 3060 Overbearing Thespian1
12 100 Obol Icon.png MAG Points Icon.png 3420 Overbearing Thespian2
13 Todd's Trick-or-Treat Job
350 Film Icon.png/Clapboard Icon.png/Megaphone Icon.png
MAG Points Icon.png 3775 Overbearing Thespian3
14 100 Obol Icon.png MAG Points Icon.png 4130 Overbearing Thespian4
15 Medieval Gate Upgrade MAG Points Icon.png 4485 Overbearing Thespian5
16 200 Obol Icon.png MAG Points Icon.png 4840 Oscillating Thespian1
17 Dolph's Trick-or-Treat Job
350 Film Icon.png/Clapboard Icon.png/Megaphone Icon.png
MAG Points Icon.png 5270 Oscillating Thespian2
18 200 Obol Icon.png MAG Points Icon.png 5695 Oscillating Thespian3
19 350 Film Icon.png/Clapboard Icon.png/Megaphone Icon.png MAG Points Icon.png 6050 Oscillating Thespian4
20 Medieval Gate Upgrade MAG Points Icon.png 6410 Oscillating Thespian5

Trick-or-Treat[edit | edit source]

Once the quest Monster Candy is completed, several youngsters can send on Trick-or-Treat jobs. All jobs last 4 hours, all characters earn 2 Obols per job, as well as prize track currency, premium characters get 40, and regular characters 30. The allowed characters are shown in the table below together with their requirements (if applicable).

Image Name Unlocking requirements
Acts 1 - 3
Bart Trick-or-Treating Costume.png Bart -
Dolph Trick-or-Treating Costume.png Dolph 17th MAG prize
Martin go trick or treating.png Martin 2nd MAG prize
Milhouse Trick-or-Treating Costume.png Milhouse 1st MAG prize
Ralph Trick-or-Treating Costume.png Ralph 7th MAG prize
Rod Trick-or-Treating Costume.png Rod 11th MAG prize
SVT Trick-or-Treating Costume.png Squeaky Voice Teen -
Todd Trick-or-Treating Costume.png Todd 13th MAG prize
Acts 2 - 3
Shauna Trick-or-Treating Costume.png Shauna -
Sherri and Terri Trick-or-Treating Costume.png Sherri & Terri -
Act 3
Jimbo Trick-or-Treating Costume.png Jimbo -
Kearney Trick-or-Treating Costume.png Kearney -
Lisa Trick-or-Treating Costume.png Lisa Lost in La Monstra Pt. 19

Daily Challenges[edit | edit source]

During the event, new challenges were added following its thematic. This additions got priority over the usual Daily Challenges, and were the ones players always got unless a dismiss was used.

Challenge Possible Rewards
THOH2016: Collect Obols (x10) Film Icon.png/Clapboard Icon.png/Megaphone Icon.png350
Donuts1
Obol Icon.png30 (Act 1)
Obol Icon.png60 (Act 2)
Obol Icon.png120 (Act 3)
Donuts3
THOH2016: Collect Obols (x20)
THOH2016: Collect Obols (x30)
THOH2016: Defeat Giant Monsters (x6)
THOH2016: Tap Small Monsters (x60)
THOH2016: Send Springfielders to Fight (x8)
THOH2016: Send Springfielders to Fight (x16)
THOH2016: Send Springfielders to Fight (x24)
THOH2016: Send Kids to Trick-or-Treat (x6)
THOH2016: Send Kids to Trick-or-Treat (x12)
THOH2016: Send Kids to Trick-or-Treat (x18)

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • A new strip of land expansions was added at the north of Springfield.
  • The event brought about several changes to the game:
    • Mafia Car's price was lowered to Cash285000 and Prison Bus's price was lowered to Cash300000.
    • Boardwalk Sections of Squidport Entrance will take now 12 hours to be built for the price of Cash 15000.
    • The Tooth Chipper's price was lowered from Krustyland Tickets32000 to Krustyland Tickets16000.
    • Objects from the inventory placed on the map will show how many the player has currently in their inventory.
    • Any object bought from the Store will show the price of the object on the map at the same time the amount of money the player owns in the right-upper corner of the screen.
    • Any craftable item that isn't unique can be crafted multiple times at once.
    • Every character icon which has available skins were changed with those from the Character Collection.
    • New ambient sounds were added to various decorations.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

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