Friday, January 28, 2022

Challenge Alert! PoptropiCon Prompts for the Pop Community! 🦸‍♂️🚨

One last update before the weekend… Just this Wednesday, Episode 2 of PoptropiCon was released to members on desktop and mobile! And SPOILER ALERT, we can’t stop thinking about it.

 

To celebrate its return, you’re invited to join the PoptropiCon Challenges! This round of community challenges is a bit different from previous ones. Instead of offering just 1 prompt, you have a bit more freedom to create what you want to make. Choose from 2 different challenges (or try both)! 👀

 

Show Off Your Dream Cosplay Outfit!

 

We might not be able to recreate costumes and ideas from other brands, but that doesn’t stop us from having fun seeing what other fandoms you’re in!

 

For this cosplay challenge, dress your Popsona with different costume pieces from your closet to make your own character-inspired outfit! Experiment with it! Again, you have full creative freedom. You can try to get as close to your cosplay idea as possible, use the same color pallet, or revamp the character’s original outfit to reflect your style! If you prefer putting pen to paper, that’s perfect too! Draw your Poptropican in your dream cosplay outfit!

 

Here's an example. Can you guess what character inspired this cosplay idea?

 

Spiderman inspired cosplay

 

OR…

 

Make Your Own Mighty Action Force Card 🃏

 

Episode 2 features a Mighty Action Force card game, highlighting superheroes and villains! Your challenge, should you choose to accept it, is to design a Mighty Action Force card for your Popsona!

 

Here are some 9 different card examples from the MAF deck:

 

PoptropiCon's Mighty Action Force cards

 

But, you don’t have to follow this design! If you want to tweak the layout or include other info – DO IT! Think it would be cool to highlight your Popsona’s stats? Go for it! Want to list your favorite islands, costumes, characters? FOR SURE. Draw your Popsona, brainstorm a slogan/stats, and add some flair! 🃏

 

Again, you hold all the creative freedom for these challenges! As long as your submission is age-appropriate, you’re good to go! The sky’s the limit.

 

Blank Mighty Action Force card template for the PoptropiCon challenge

 

Everyone that enters the challenge will have the chance to earn huge credit rewards! After the challenges are over, your submissions will be posted for the Pop community to enjoy! Try finding other players that share your interests/fandoms!

 

The PoptropiCon Challenges will end on Wednesday, February 9th at 8pm PST! Send in your dream cosplay outfits or your custom Popsona card through the submissions page. Be sure to include your Popsona’s nickname with your design!

 

We’re geeked to see what you come up with! Drop any and all questions in the comments below if anything is unclear – we’ll help you out!

 

Good luck, Poptropicans. Sending inspiration and good vibes your way!

 

As always, stay poppin’! 🤪

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Are you up to the challenge?

We had a lot of fun last week participating in the Ice Bucket Challenge, and now we're challenging YOU!

Log in to Poptropica and you'll automatically be awarded the new Ice Bucket Challenge card. Use it to upend a bucket of freezing cold ice water on your Poptropican. You can also click through to the ALS Association's website to find out more about how you can help find a cure for ALS.

Well, how about it? Are you up for the challenge? Visit Poptropica to take the plunge!

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Monday, November 15, 2021

You're Invited: NEW Goofy Clubhouse Challenge! 💥🤪🏡

Thought the goofy goodies were only limited to Adventure Outfitters? Think again! As Goofball Island’s release inches closer, we’d like to celebrate by challenging you to a Goofy Clubhouse Challenge!
 

We challenge all Poptropicans to decorate your clubhouses in the goofiest way imaginable! Don’t be afraid to go ALL OUT! If you need a little nudge in getting started, try converting your cottage with crazy combos, clashing decorations, and unexpected placements to get a feel of the challenge. If you’re asking yourself if your cottage is a bit too bizarre, you’re on the right path! The wackier, the better. Do you have decorations that you’ve thought were too weird or would look out of place? This is the perfect time to pull those out of your inventory!

 

As a reward for your silly transformations, the 3 most outrageous clubhouses will receive an awesome credit bonus that can be spent in Adventure Outfitters, the Baron’s Cabin of Curiosities, or the clubhouse store! To enter, please use the submissions page to submit a short video of your clubhouse or send us your account username so we can check out your bizarro arrangements ourselves! The Goofy Clubhouse Challenge will last exactly 1 week, and will end on Monday, November 22nd, at 8pm PST.

 

BUUUUUT, don’t forget about November’s ongoing costume contest! This month’s costume contest ends this Friday, November 19th, at 8pm PST. Create (draw, sketch, paint, etc.) and submit your original outfit designs for the chance to be one of the select few players that have won their costume and art in the game. Click the link above for all contest details or click here to see past submission reels, winners, and more!

 

Good luck, everyone!

Thursday, April 14, 2022

Secret of the Jade Scarab Fan Challenge Begins NOW! 🪲🪲🪲

With Secret of the Jade Scarab Island now emerging on the map, the time to unearth a new adventure is nearly here! Before we set off to explore the distant lands of Egypt, there’s still a few important questions remaining. Do you know anything about your destination? Are you truly prepared for the journey? 🤔

 

In celebration of the upcoming island release, we’re challenging the Pop community to design an Egyptian artifact! You can create a completely original artifact or redesign a preexisting one! Have you ever imagined what it would be like to be an archaeologist in Egypt? Would you love to search dig sites and pyramids for ancient artifacts? If you’re fascinated by ancient worlds and archaeology, this challenge is right up your alley!

 

You can include Egyptian mythology, hieroglyphs, rulers, monuments, you name it! As long as it’s age appropriate and you’re the one to draw it out, you have free reign over your creation!

 

Players that join the Jade Scarab fan challenge have the chance to win whopping credit rewards for their efforts! Submit your artifact drawings by Thursday, April 28th at 8pm PST through the submissions page.

 

As always, feel free to drop any and all questions/comments below. Who else is hyped for a new island drop? 🤩🏝

Monday, February 7, 2022

Store updates, the Baron's departure, and PoptropiCon Challenge reminders!

Howdy, Poptropicans! There’s lots to cover today, so let’s pop right to it!

 

During a quick cruise through Adventure Outfitters, we noticed Amelia’s still offering tons of winter garments and Valentine’s Day gear! Choose from 7 different layered looks to help brave the cold, as well as 5 V-Day surprises to make your Poptropican feel festive. Visit the store to add this month’s lovely new additions to your wardrobe! 💘

 

2/7 Adventure Outfitters rotation - 1 of 42/7 Adventure Outfitters rotation - 2 of 42/7 Adventure Outfitters rotation - 3 of 42/7 Adventure Outfitters rotation - 4 of 4Adventure Outfitters February display - leftAdventure Outfitters February display - right

 

Moving onto Poptropica’s infamous sky pirate! Heads up, Poptropicans – the Baron’s setting sail tomorrow! If you haven’t already browsed through the Airship’s pop up shop, be sure to stop by the Baron’s Cabin of Curiosities before the Airship departs from Home Island.

 

The Baron’s bounty for the month includes “The Rockette” free costume and PoptropiCon themed clubhouse décor. Shop for an Omegon Mask (200 credits), convention poster (50 credits), Pony Bros poster (50 credits), and Glass Display Case to house your Mighty Action Force figurines (200 credits)! Last but not least, the Baron’s also offering 2 new toys: the Dino and Astronaut Plushies (300 credits each). 🦖

 

February Gear in the Baron's Cabin of CuriositiesFebruary's Free Costume - Available in the Airship's Cabin of Curiosities

 

If you’re in need of credits, play the Clear the Skies minigame on the Airship’s flight deck. Each time you complete the game, you’ll earn 50 credits. Stock up on credits and splurge on the Baron’s monthly treasures!

 

Poptropicon Player Challenge Prompts

 

Also, don’t forget about the ongoing PoptropiCon Challenges! You can choose between 2 different challenges or enter both! Everyone that enters has the chance to win free credit rewards. All Challenge submissions will be posted for other players to see your work and allow you to find like-minded Poptropicans that enjoy the same fandoms!

 

The PoptropiCon Challenges have been extended to Friday, February 11th, at 8pm PST (9pm MST, 10pm CST, 11pm EST)!

 

To recap:

 

  • Option 1: Design your own Mighty Action Force trading card!

Like the MAF game in Ep. 2: Spoiler Alert, your first challenge is to create your very own game card. You can design a trading card for you Popsona, a superhero, or just about any other fictional character! Print out the blank template or save it digitally to get started. You can make your card as simple or detailed as you want! Draw a picture of your inspiration and add extra details like power levels, slogans, or stats. When you’re finished, enter a picture of your card creation through the submissions page.

 

PoptropiCon 2 - Mighty Action Force Trading Card Game Template

 

 

  • Option 2: Design your dream cosplay outfit!

In the spirit of PoptropiCon’s cosplay traditions, imagine your favorite character’s costume that you’d LOVE to wear! Have one in mind? Recreate your dream cosplay outfit by scouring your costume closet for the perfect outfit pieces OR by drawing your ideal costume! Once the finishing touches are added to your dream outfit, send in a screenshot or picture of your design through the submissions page🧙‍♂️

 

That’s a wrap for update! If you have any comments/questions, share them below! If you have a question, chances are that you’re not the only one wondering the same thing. Have a great day and an even better week! 👋

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Rumpel's Challenge is now OPEN TO ALL! 📜🪄

Well, well, well “little adventurers.”

 

The secret’s out – Rumpel’s Challenge side quest is now open to everyone on desktop and mobile! 🥳🎉

 

Rumpel's Challenge is now available to all!

 

After Rumpel’s disappearance at the end of Fairy Tale Island, the thief of happy endings has returned. This time, he has a challenge for you – find the real King of Fairy Tale Island! 👑

 

Of course, Rumpel won’t be making this rescue mission easy for us. Unravel the magic man’s mischiefs by following his riddles to the source.

 

Rumpel's Challenge pop up

 

Run, don’t walk, Poptropicans! Complete Fairy Tale Island before meeting Rumpel on Mainstreet. The rightful king is awaiting his happy ending! 🏰✨

Thursday, July 29, 2021

Reminder: The login challenge is coming to a close! 💻💸

Happy Thursday, Poptropicans! 

 

Tomorrow is the last day for the 10 day login challenge! If you’ve logged into Poptropica on desktop or mobile everyday for the past 10 days (since July 21st!), you're right around the corner from earning the 5,000 credit grand prize! 🎉

 

5,000 credits is a lot of loot that’s perfect for the Baron’s upcoming visit! The Baron and her Airship will be returning in August with the pop up shop on board. Get ready for unexpected store items, including vintage Pop costumes, clubhouse items, and more!

 

Keep logging in until tomorrow, Friday July 30th, and your free credit bonus will be automatically added to your account on Saturday, July 31st! Best of luck, y’all! 

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

The Best of the Land Challenge -- themes revealed!

The Poptropica Land public preview begins this Thursday. Now everybody will have an opportunity to change the world.

As promised last week, we'll also be challenging your creativity during this free preview. During the two week challenge, we'll be asking for your best creations to fit one of four themes. We'll be posting our favorites right here in the Poptropica Creators' Blog!

To get your wheels turning, here's the list of themes and when we'll be accepting submissions for those themes to be considered among the Best of the Land:
  • Dream Home -- October 16-19
  • Village -- October 20-23
  • Obstacle Course -- October 24-26
  • Haunted -- October 27-30
We're looking forward to seeing your creations! And we'll let you know the moment that the Poptropica Land public preview becomes available this Thursday, October 16.

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