Saturday, March 25, 2017
Friday, March 24, 2017
What an amazing surprise! Marie found a Sundial near your farm. It was built by your great-grandpappy to mark the hour of your grandpappy’s birth! But this family heirloom is missing its parts. Go look for the Sundial pieces in the cave and learn more about the history of of your family heirloom. Find the missing pieces and you will receive so many cool rewards when you’re done! Hone your farming skills with all new game mechanic, whilst excavating the cave!
If you are level 25 or higher, the “Great Excavations!” popup will appear. Simply click on the “Okay!” button to proceed with the feature.
Get a head start on the feature by clicking on the “Start Now!” button. You can also opt to wait when the feature is released to everyone.
Then click on the “Let’s Go!” button to begin the excavations.
The Marble Sundial is automatically placed outside your farm. Click on it to view the menu.
To excavate the cave and find the 4 Sundial pieces, you will need Shale Picks which you can get by performing tasks in your farm. There are 10 Tasks Cards and each has a variety of tasks to complete. Take note that you get 1 Shale Pick when you finished 12 tasks in the Task Card.
Having problems with the tasks? No worries! You can get help by getting boosts with the use of Granite Picks. Collect Granite Picks by completing tasks in the Task Card within the specified time.
The picks you have collected will be used to dig into different blocks in the cave. When you have enough picks, access the cave by clicking on the map at the upper right corner of the menu.
To start searching, click on your Shale Pick then select a cave block you want to excavate.
There are hidden resources in the cave you can get when you excavate using the Shale Pick.
You can use your Granite Pick on the blocks at the right side of the cave. Here you can find boosts to help with your tasks. Start digging by clicking on a cave block. You need to dig from top to bottom and the blocks that you can excavate will be highlighted for you.
The boost that you uncovered is valid only for the Task Card that you are presently completing. So choose a task wisely to be able to utilize the boost you found. Avail of the boost by clicking on the “Use” button.
Keep track of the tasks you have completed by checking the Task Counter.
You get additional rewards when you reach milestone in your excavations. A green checkmark shows your progress.
Keep excavating the cave and once you find a piece, it will be added in the Sundial on your farm.
Want to know the history of your family heirloom? Just click on the “Exclusive Quest!” to view its story. The family history quest is only available to players who purchase the Early Unlock.
Just remember to finish the quests before you complete the Sundial.
Now, isn’t this an adventure you wouldn’t miss? So, start excavating to restore the Sundial and win great rewards!
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
The Appaloosa is one wild river these days and it surely is the best time to hold a Spring Regatta. Join Marie in the race as players sail in boats that reflects their personality. Take part in this adventure and collect Regatta Flags to win baby Maine-Anjou Cow as a reward.
If you are level 15 or higher, the “Ra-Ra-Regatta!” popup will appear. Click on the “Build Boat Yard” button to begin this feature.
The first step in building your Boat Yard is to collect the materials you need.
The next step is to ask your friends for help or hire builders.
The finished Boat Yard, which is automatically placed outside your farm near the foraging area, will look like this:
Click on the building to view the menu. There are four ways to collect Regatta Flags:
- Complete tasks in your farm. After you have completed one task, another task will take its place. Take note that each task gives out a different number of Regatta Flags.
2. Post for help so that friends can send you one.
3. Complete quests in the “Fresh Off The Boat” line of quests.
4. Purchase Regatta Flags.
When you have completed a task, you can now join your friends and watch a Regatta Race.
Keep collecting flags and keep track of how many you have by checking the counter on the lower left portion of the menu.
You will start receiving rewards when you reached certain milestones. The yellow bar will show your progress.
When you have reached a milestone, you will have to redeem the reward which you can also share with friends.
Collect all the Regatta Flags and you’ll get the baby Maine-Anjou Cow.
Let the fun races begin and get all these wonderful prizes!
Monday, March 6, 2017
Yay! Spring is here and with it comes the sweet scents of nature. Barbara is so excited to capture all the essences of the season. We can help by building a Soap Display Stand to make sweet-smelling soap for the County. In return, you’ll get a cute baby Brown Babydoll Sheep as a reward.
If you are level 15 or higher, the "Spring Soap-erstar!" popup will appear. Click on the "Build Soap Display Stand!" button to begin this feature.
The first step you need to do is to collect the materials for the stand.
Next step is to ask your friends for help or hire builders.
The finished Soap Display Stand, which is automatically placed outside your farm, will look like this:
Once the building is finished you can start crafting Spring-scented soaps. Take note that each soap gives out a different number of Loofah Points and also has different number of crafting hours.
Select a soap to make by clicking on it. Then click on the “Craft” button if you have the required items. Do not fret if you need more materials as you can always ask for help by posting or calling your Co-op.
After crafting, the soap will go to the Soap Mould. One mould will be occupied per soap crafted.
You have 2 Soap Moulds to start with. You can build 3 more by collecting all the materials needed or by asking your friends for help. The first mould will need these materials:
The second mould will need these items:
And you need to collect these materials for the last mould
When you have finished crafting the soap, you’ll get the Loofah Points which you’ll also be able to share!
Keep track of the Loofah Points you’ve collected through the counter at the lower left corner of the menu.
You’ll start getting awesome rewards when you reach certain milestones.
Collect all the Loofah Points to get the cute baby Brown Babydoll Sheep and 10 Favors.
I bet you can’t wait to get these awesome rewards so start crafting scented soaps!