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It's time to celebrate the return of the classic The Simpsons™ Arcade Game for download on PSN! Play through 8 levels of original arcade gameplay and join up to three of your friends in a journey to help the Simpsons on their quest to save Maggie! Chase down Smithers and Mr. Burns as you battle through classic Springfield locations in this memorable blast from the past!

The Simpsons Arcade Game Review

It’s been requested for like the longest time, and for good reason.  Konami’s 1991 arcade take on The Simpsons is, without a doubt, one of the best video games the animated family has ever seen.  Granted, that’s mostly because the home games featuring the likes of Homer, Bart and the rest of the clan have outright sucked, namely garbage like Virtual Bart and Bart vs. the Space Mutants.  Konami was just able to “get” that certain something that made them click, rather than surrounding them with lame gameplay aspects. Now, 21 years after the arcade game’s release, we finally get a meaningful home port, courtesy of Konami.  Of course, it was a smart business move on their part, since both Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and... Read Review

The Simpsons Arcade Game Cheats

Unlock All Extras:

Input the Konami Code: Up, Up, Down, Down, Left, Right, Left, Right, B, A during the title screen.  This will unlock everything without the need to beat it with every character.

Achievements:

"Excellent" (30) Complete the game on Expert difficulty in individual Quarters mode.
Battling Seizure Robots (10) Playing from stage 1, defeat the battling robot.
Best Score Ever (25) Earn 250 points (US) or 25,000 points (Japan) in a game.
Bongo's Angst (10) Playing from stage 1, get Bongo to appear in 4 different levels.
Dysfunctional Family (10) Play in a 4-player match with three other people.
Easier Than Arm Wrestling (10) Defeat the Wrestler without any player dying.
Falling For Smithers (10) Playing from stage 1, fall through the deck after Smithers.
Helper Monkey (10) While performing a Team Attack, damage 25 enemies.
It Tastes Like Burning (10) Hurt Smithers with one of his own bombs.
Like Taking Candy From a Baby (25) Complete the game four times, once with each character.
Mr. Sparkle (25) From stage 1, make it to the stage 3 bosses in Survival Mode with the Japanese ROM.
Release The Hounds (25) Complete the game in 30 minutes or less.

 

Trophies:

"Excellent" (Gold) Complete the game on Expert difficulty in individual Quarters mode.
Battling Seizure Robots (Bronze) Playing from stage 1, defeat the battling robot.
Best Score Ever (Silver) Earn 250 points (US) or 25,000 points (Japan) in a game.
Bongo's Angst (Bronze) Playing from stage 1, get Bongo to appear in 4 different levels.
Dysfunctional Family (Bronze) Play in a 4-player match with three other people.
Easier Than Arm Wrestling (Bronze) Defeat the Wrestler without any player dying.
Falling For Smithers (Bronze) Playing from stage 1, fall through the deck after Smithers.
Helper Monkey (Bronze) While performing a Team Attack, damage 25 enemies.
It Tastes Like Burning (Bronze) Hurt Smithers with one of his own bombs.
Like Taking Candy From a Baby (Silver) Complete the game four times, once with each character.
Mr. Sparkle (Silver) From stage 1, make it to the stage 3 bosses in Survival Mode with the Japanese ROM.
Release The Hounds (Silver) Complete the game in 30 minutes or less.