V Is For Mystery II Week 1 Overview

The event is afoot dear Addicts!!!

Yes, the V Is For Mystery II Event is here and it’s time for us to work together to get the mystery solved!!!

But before you start to get your clues confused here’s a very British guide to  the event  to help solve the case.


EVENT ENDS

18th April 2018 at 3PM PDT


ADDICTS TIPS & ADVICE

***This is a mini-event so there’s no time to be wasted, so keep on top of those Case File tasks***

*** Stewie Holmes, Scottish Brute Peter and Queen Victoria Chris as all full characters not costumes***


CURRENT APP VERSION

Version 1.65.5


NOTICEABLE CHANGES

None


GLITCHES

I’m not personally experiencing any. If you are having any issues let me know in the comments.


QUICK LINKS

Addicts Area
Case Files Week 1
Main Questline – Gone Guy


MAIN QUESTLINE

Gone Guy

As requested I’m going to put the main questline post up quickly and update it as I progress, you’ll find it by clicking HERE!!!


CHARACTERS

Queen Victoria Chris (Full Character): 250  Clams, Task to clear Chimney Sweeps (6hrs)

Stewie Holmes (Full Character): You’ll be directed to repair him in the event area at  Pt 1 of the main Questline Gone Guy. The character himself is NOT timed but there is a 20 Clam Reward if yo can unlock him within 3 days.Task to clear Chimney Sweeps.
Requires
24 Deerstalker Hats (Uncommon): Clear Bats
12 Bubble Pipes (Common): Mort Pretend To Smoke, Pipe Place
10 Capes(Common): Joe Pretend To Fly, Bruce Try Out For A Play, Barbara Dress Fancy
7 Violins (Rare): Lois Learn A New Instrument, Big Ben
24 Cups Of Tea  (Always): Complete Talk Of The Town case file parts 

Scottish Brute Peter (Full Character): You’ll be directed to repair him in the event area at  Pt 2 of the main Questline Gone Guy The costume itself is NOT timed but there is a 50 Clam Reward if yo can unlock him within 8 days. Will be helpful next week,
Requires
25 Kilt (Rare): Clear Bats
18 Haggis (Common): Clear Chimney Sweep
30 Shortbread (Uncommon): Lois Bake Cookies, Jerome Serve Tea, Buzz Killington Have Teatime, Holmes Sitting Room
28 Bagpipe (Rare): Quagmire Hit On Scottish Chicks, Herbert Play The Bagpipes, British Pound
91 Cup Of Tea (Always):Complete Talk Of The Town case file parts


BUILDINGS

My Dear Watson Elementary School – 200  Drops 2 Tennis Rackets every 6 hours.

***The other buildings for this Week can be found in The Terraced House – you’ll find full details in that section below***


EVENT CURRENCY 

 Evidence (Common) – Get from completing Case Files, Clearing Bats, Clearing Chimney Sweeps


EVENT MATERIALS

 Tennis Racket (Common) –  Peter Join A Country Club, Chris Go To Gym Club, Bonnie Play Tennis, My Dear Watson Elementary School (always)


EVENT AREA

There are 3 places of interest here:

Terraced House

Stewie Holmes Character to unlock

Scottish Brute Peter Character to unlock


TERRACED HOUSE

 

***still in progress***

Here is where you will trade the Evidence you collect for Buildings & Decorations to use to further your game play in the Event.

Here are the items you can unlock during Week One…

Big Ben: Chance drop of 2 Violins every 4hrs
Cost~ 60 Evidence

Pipe Place: Chance drop  of 2 Bubble Pipes every 4hrs
Cost~ 150 Evidence

The British Pound: Chance Drop of 2 Bagpipes every 4hrs
Cost~ 320 Evidence

Holmes Sitting Room: Chance drop of 2 Shortbread every 8hrs
Cost~ 200 Evidence

Murdered Meg:
Cost~ 190 Evidence


BATS

These are the little baddies in this event and are quite simple to deal with, it’s just more of the tap, aim and fire we’ve seen in previous events. Before you can clear them you’ll need to get some Tennis Rackets, you’ll get them here:

 Tennis Racket (Common) –  Peter Join A Country Club, Chris Go To Gym Club, Bonnie Play Tennis, My Dear Watson Elementary School (always)

Once you have a Tennis Racket you will find Bats flying around your sidewalks.

Simply tap one of them to bring up the targeting screen.

Then move the Tennis Racket until the green target circle is on a swarm of Bats, you’ll know it’s in target as it will turn purple, then simply hit the check mark to clear the Bats.

I am seeing up to a maximum of 8 in my game.

The event rewards for clearing Bats are as follows:

Per Swarm of Bats Cleared
3 Evidence (Always)
1 Deerstalker Hat (Chance)
1 Kilt (Chance)


CHIMNEY SWEEPS

You will trigger them and learn about them at Part 1 of the main Questline Gone Guy.  You will find them wandering your sidewalks and you will need to use a Character task to clear them.

Tap on a Chimney Sweep wandering around to bring up the Payout and Character needed, you need either Stewie Holmes or Queen Victoria Chris.

Simply tap on SELECT to choose the Character. Please note you can also put the Characters on the tasks directly from their profiles.

Characters Used:
Stewie Holmes
Queen Victoria Chris

Task Time: 6hrs.

Chance Payout:
12 Evidence (Always)
2 Haggis (Chance)


CASE FILES WEEK 1

You’ll find a full and more detailed post on this by clicking HERE!!!

Think of this as a “CHECK LIST” of items that will help you gather resources for the Event.

You can get to the current Case Files Screen by tapping on the Icon in the lower right corner of the game screen.

Once you complete a Special Order you will see CLAIM appear  above the icon.

You must  be mindful of this and tap on the “CLAIM” button next to an order to gain your reward. As I say be vigilant on collecting rewards in order you trigger the subsequent task.

To go quickly to location of a Case File you need to complete, tap on the “GO” icon next to it.

Here is the list of what I currently see in my game for this Weeks Special Orders (as you clear one or progress through Main Questline, another will appear)…

The Curse Of The Rocketeer

The Case Of The Bats In The Belfry

The Case Of The Daddy Issues

The Case Of The Missing Murderer

The Case Of The Tramp Scamps

The Case Of The Talk Of The Town

WEEKLY PRIZE: If you complete 26 of the first weeks Special Orders you will unlock the Weekly Prize. This weeks prize is the Haunted House.


There you have the overall basics to get you started through the first Week of the New Event. Where are you so far? Anything particular you like the most? Suggestions or tips to fellow players? Let us know.

~Russian Tigger

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4 responses to “V Is For Mystery II Week 1 Overview

  1. Had to do a delete and install, but working now thanks Tiger

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  2. Every time I attack swarm on bats my game freezes

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  3. Payouts from the bats are awful. I’m averaging 1 hat per four captures. Will take forever to get the ones needed for Stewie’s costume.

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