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Trick Or Treat 2014 Winners!

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

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We have picked 4 out of 10 winners for this year’s Trick or Treat!

*Allizara

*Shanana

*Berta12

*Sumayyah

6 more will be picked later. This post will be updated when more winners are added.

It’s not too late to join this contest! Simply send your SocioTown apartment address (for those who do not have an apartment, you can pick the park as your location) to my email address at dawn @ sociotown (dot) com (please remove the spaces and put a dot).

Winners will be visited on Halloween night, between 6:00 - 7:00 PM Socio time. You will be asked to choose trick or treat. Your surprise prize will depend on your answer. :)

Happy Halloween!

Game Guide Recruitment for August 2014!

Friday, August 1st, 2014

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How’s your Friday so far? Well, cozy up and get ready cause we have a couple of surprises for you this August! :D

First up, SocioTown will finally have its summer recruitment. For those aspiring game guides out there, listen up! From August 1 to August 8, you can send your applications for Junior Volunteer Game Guide positions. After that, your application won’t be accepted anymore, so make sure you send it before the deadline. It will take one week to check applications who have passed and results will be posted on August 15.

Make sure you have a forum account to join. The rest of the application will be at SocioTown’s official forum as usual. :)

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Click the Forum button found in SocioTown's homepage (right side at the top) to go to the game's official forum

If your forum account needs to be approved, please comment here or send me an email/private message/pigeon mail in the game (whichever is convenient or of your preference).

There is now a thread in the forums for the applications. Go to the forums, click SocioTown General Discussion and click the first thread titled Now Accepting Junior Game Guide Applications - August 2014. Good luck!

Easter Special Event! (Floating Candies, Easter Eggs, BMAP, and what’s to come)

Sunday, April 20th, 2014

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Roam around town today with your bug nets to catch these rare and special Easter Candies! Once caught, they will turn into rare Easter Eggs. The eggs, when eaten, can give a boost to your stats! Pretty nifty, huh. ;)

But these floating candies can be quite hard to catch. Put your bug catching skills to the test with these mischievous sweets!

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For this BMAP round, snap a screenshot of you with a floating candy nearby. The first one to send this picture wins 50 SoBucks!

To snap a screenshot, visit this handy tutorial online. Send your entries to my email address at dawn (at) sociotown (dot) com, with the subject BMAP: Easter Candy. Don’t forget to include your full SocioTown name.

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The Easter round of Image Contest has been extended. You can send your entries on or before April 21, 2014. Read here to know more about this contest.

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To those who want to be a guide in the game, watch out for our exciting news after Easter. ;)

Easter Egg Hunt Winners

Monday, April 1st, 2013

Here are our winners for SocioTown’s Easter Egg Hunt this year. Congratulations! You’ll each receive SoBucks and an umbrella.

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Michael22 and the egg at Inspiration Pointe.

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sumayyah

Sumayyah at Redwood Terrace.

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kobejuwan

Kobejuwan at Brookgates.

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asie

Asie at Faye Hill

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Rockdoody at Craziee Creek.

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Pixies at Hidden Ridge.

Unfortunately, the last egg was left hidden. Maybe next year, all seven eggs will be found. See you then, everyone! :)

Easter Egg Hunt!

Sunday, March 31st, 2013

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Wanna hunt some Easter eggs? Search around town this Sunday starting at 10 AM and you might just win a prize! ¬†Here’s how you can join.

  • Search around town. The eggs may be placed inside apartments or stores.
  • There will be a couple of eggs. For each egg you find, take a screenshot beside it and send it to my email at dawn@sociotown(dot)com along with the location of the egg (ex. Grand Heights West Apartment Lobby or Lowmart store, beside the women’s shoes). To take a screenshot, visit this site for a tutorial.¬†http://take-a-screenshot.org/
  • Only one winner will be picked for each egg, so send your screenshots to my email right way. You can only win once, too.
  • Winners will receive SoBucks and an umbrella!

Good luck and happy hunting! :)

Christmas Contests and Holiday Cheer

Thursday, December 13th, 2012

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For the Christmas holiday, we bring you these wonderful contests and announcements that would surely get you into a merry-making mood! Check out the rest of the post to see the contests you can join, the prizes you can win, the fun you can have with snowballs, and the Christmas cheer you can give to your fellow Socians!

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Scooter Giveaway Winners! (Updated)

Saturday, December 1st, 2012

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Remember this contest? Well, we haven’t forgotten it! We’ve been counting all the likes that the SocioTown Facebook page have gathered ever since this contest started. And from May 27th until now, we’ve garnered more than 200+ new likes! Woohoo!

You know what that means? Two scooters will be given away this Christmas season. Wooowee, what an early Christmas present for the two lucky winners!

We will be updating this page for the Facebook names of the winners. We will give them a week to reply to this announcement with their SocioTown names so we can send them their prize. If one full week passes after the announcement, and they have not replied, then we will be forced to pick a new winner.

Ooh, who will it be? Who will win? I’m as excited as you, but we’ll still be picking the winners. Please check the blog post later today for the names.

The spirit of gift-giving is already in the air in SocioTown! :)

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UPDATE: Here are the winners. Congratulations to Rhos Auguste and Vaibhav Tiwari! :D

Instead of replying to this blog post, please send us a message at SocioTown’s Facebook page. Tell us your Socio name, so we can send your scooters immediately. You only have one week to claim your prize, so contact us at once. Congratulations again and enjoy your new scooters!

To everyone, thanks for liking SocioTown’s Facebook page. More giveaways will happen in the future, so visit the blog and page for updates. Have a wonderful SocioTown day! :)

Halloween Contests!

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

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Are you excited for Halloween? SocioTown has come up with not only one, but four contests for the holiday! Check it out below to know more about it. Ready your ideas and pumpkins for this year’s Halloween celebration! :D

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SCOOTERS Giveaway!!

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

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Ever wanted to ride one of these snazzy scooters?

Starting today, we’ll be giving plenty of scooters away and here’s how: for every 100 new Likes that we get on SocioTown’s facebook page, we’ll hold a giveaway for one cool-cat scooters! Easy peasy, right?

So start spreading the word to new and old players alike about our facebook page and you have the chance to win a scooter and zoom around town!

End of giveaway - TBD

Win a One-Month PR Membership

Sunday, May 6th, 2012

permanent_resident_badge Always wanted to be a Permanent Resident?

For a week starting May 7th, we’re holding a facebook giveaway for non-PR’s only where you can get a chance to experience the PR lifestyle. This means you’ll be able to hold sixty items in your Items section instead of the regular twenty, earn more SoBucks from apartments and jobs, and best of all, wear fancy outfits!

For those who are currently NOT a Permanent Resident, here is the steps you need to take in order to get that chance:

  1. Go to our facebook page - click here
  2. Like our page
  3. Answer the question in the giveaway post
  4. Return back to our facebook page on Sunday to find out the winner!

Simple as 1, 2, 3, 4!

Good luck!

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