June 21st
BW2: June 21st, 2019 Release Notes 
Posted in Bush Whacker 2.

Patriot Event (June 21st, 2019)

- Updated Patriot Event
- Added new customization and ranch items
- Added new ribbons and 100% reward
- Added a new challenging quest
- Added 3 new pets available from June 28th to July 1st
- Added Jersey Devil mount available in Bush Bucks sale from May 31st to June 3rd
- Added Skeletal Jersey Devil and Twilight Jersey Devil mounts in standard mount packs from June 21st to June 24th

- Increased the number of unsocketed runes you can have from 100 to 200, so you can collect each different type (and then some). (as of June 17th)

- You can now see your current unsocketed rune capacity on the disenchant dialog (eg. 50/200 Runes). (as of June 17th)

- The “You have too many runes!” warning on the rune crafting dialog now says how many you have. (as of June 17th)

- Fixed the empty rune socket notification showing when it shouldn’t. (as of June 17th)

- Derringer will no longer give you a perfect rune if you have too many unsocketed runes, so you don’t miss out on it. (as of June 17th)

- Fixed various reported typos and quest descriptions. Keep the reports coming!
June 21st
BW2: Patriot Event 2019 Edition! 
Posted in Bush Whacker 2.

Patriot Event 2019

It's party time in the Commons! Come join in the fun as the Bushwhackian natives celebrate Canada Day and Independence Day with a big extravagant barbecue and endless displays of fireworks!

Collect hot dogs, hamburgers, chickens, ribs and the rare steak to grill up for Patriot tokens and bonus energy! Find the green, red, yellow, blue and rare purple fireworks from the bushes for Fiona to put on awesome displays!

As well, help assorted party guests with their quests to make their celebration even funner! Some are one part, some are multi-part that will unlock as the event goes on so check back daily for all the excitement!

First up, help Scoutmaster Sam find Globes today, so that she can see the glorious world of Bushwhackia in its entirety.

New for 2019

A new patriot by the name of Leopold has arrived in the event area! They're looking to study the vast history of Bushwhackian politics, and need your help collecting the many books that make up the Bushwhackia Political History Encyclopedia! You can start this challenging quest right from the get-go, as you'll need all the time you can get to complete it before the event is over.

Event Achievements -- POSSIBLE SPOILER ALERT

There are a total of 20 possible achievements to earn in the Patriot Event 2019.

Achievements Returning for 2019
Fine Dining - Cook 5 kinds of food during the event.*
Iron Chef - Cook 300 pieces of food during the event.
Colorful Booms - Fire off 6 types of fireworks during the event. **
Many Booms - You've set of 600 fireworks during the Patriot event.
The Tyrant - You overthrew Nate's illegitimate kingdom.
The People's Quester - Complete all of the Patriot event side quests. (Updated with this year's quest)
Patriot Fireworks Launcher - You crafted a Fireworks Launcher!
Patriot Fireworks Launcher Rare - You found a Rare addition for your Fireworks Launcher!
Patriot Fireworks Launcher All Rares - You found all the Rare additions for your Fireworks Launcher!
Sesquicentennial - Help Connie the Canadian and make full use of a Free Parks Pass.

*If you are having trouble finding the Steak, you can buy it for Celebration tokens from an NPC in the Commons.

**The 6th firework for the quest is the one you help an NPC build later in the event. As well, if you are having trouble finding the Purple firework, you can buy it for Celebration tokens from an NPC in the event area.



Added/Changed for 2019
Fancy Fanfare - You bought all the 2019 Patriot event items!***
Political History Hunter - You found all the History Books for Leopold!


We also have 8 achievements from previous years which may be earnable by spending Bush Bucks if you missed getting them the first time around.

Free Trade - You bought all the 2018 Patriot event items!***
National Acquirer - You bought all the 2017 Patriot event items!
Patriotic Purchases - You bought all the 2016 Patriot event items!
Celebratory Splurge - You bought all the 2015 Patriot event items!
Freedom's Price - Purchase all of the 2014 Patriot custom items.
Freedom of Purchases - Purchase all of the 2013 Patriot event items.
Dressed for Freedom - Buy all 6 player items from the 2012 Patriot event.
A Patriotic Pad - Buy all 7 house items from the 2012 Patriot event.

***The Patriot event mini-golf piece is not required for the Fancy Fanfare achievement.

BB Sale Mount and Mount Packs

New 2019 Mounts!

All new mounts are available this weekend, from June 21st to 24th!

The Jersey Devil mount comes free with your first purchase of 100 Bush Bucks or more!

The Skeletal Jersey Devil and Twilight Jersey Devil are in packs containing 100 Bush Bucks, 10 Pristine Feed Vouchers, and a VIP Voucher! These two mounts produce their own unique spark and flame particles when you ride them!



Pet Packs

New 2019 Pet Packs (Coming Soon)



Post your celebrations on the forums!

The event will run until Friday July 5th at Noon PDT!

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When will the last quest unlock?
    All quests will be unlocked by the 10th day of the event.

  • Where can I see how much meat and fireworks I've done for the achievements?
    Click on the inventory icon and then click on the Achievements list (gold star). Find Many Booms and Iron Chef to see your progress.

  • Where can I buy Last Year's items?
    There are two vendors. The one near the entrance of the Event Zone has this year's items. The other is under the American balloon arch and will have all previous year items for Bush Bucks.

  • What contributes to my 100% progress?
    Turning in the meats and fireworks as well as quests for the folks in the event area.

  • Why do I want to ask friends for help?
    It increases the amount of progress you get from doing a turn-in.

  • Do I have to do the achievements?
    No. Completing the goals for the achievements is totally optional. You get either a large energy pack or a title for your character from them, no event progress.

  • Where can I see all the achievements available and how to get them?
    Either on the holiday dialog, the achievements dialog, or on the blog.

June 14th
BW2: Explorer's League Quest Part 5 
Posted in Bush Whacker 2.

Hi Whackers!

Are you one of the dauntlessBush Whackers who has captured all 20 Lockbox Creatures using the clasps in part 4 of the grand quest and have also completed the content up to the Winter Wonderland zone?

Then Josephine, the leader of the Explorer's League, would like to talk to you again. Talk to the Town Crier in the Commons, then seek her out on the fourth story of the Skyscraper to get started.

This new series of daily quests will again challenge your knowledge of Bush Whacker 2 zones, taking you everywhere up to the Winter Wonderland on your journey around Bushwhackia, and your learned whacking skills!

Discuss this update on the forums!
June 14th
BW2: June 14th, 2019 Release Notes 
Posted in Bush Whacker 2.

Explorer’s League Part 5 (June 14th, 2019)

- Added part 5 of the Explorer’s League epic quest line!
- Available a day after you’ve completed part 4.
- Must have 100% completion of the Winter Wonderland area.

- Clicking your pet enough times makes it happy.

- Fixed being able to collect more than 100 unsocketed runes due to a bug in the code. If you currently have more, you will keep them, but won’t be able to acquire more until you disenchant enough to make room.

- Added a ‘Disenchant All’ button on the ‘Alchemist - Disenchanting’ dialog. See the question-mark tooltip next to it for details!

- Fixed some tiles getting hidden under the floor of the lake island cottage.

- Fixed various reported typos and quest descriptions. Keep the reports coming!
June 13th
New Bush Whacker 2 Player Council! 
Posted in Bush Whacker 2.

Hi Whackers!

Here are your Bush Whacker 2 Player Council members! Over the next little while, they will participate in quarterly meetings with us at Codename Entertainment to give us meaningful feedback on different areas of the game and their thoughts on potential upcoming features.

From Facebook:
  • Deana Shultz Lowe
  • Dalton Stodgel
From Kongregate
  • Phagras
  • 00Nem
From Armor Games
  • unoroberto
  • Oglethorpe1983 (returning)
CNE Games
  • SmudgieSmum
  • WendyInWV
  • ArcticDweller
  • lilbit0219
  • DragonPoker
We appreciate their willingness to join and their passion and knowledge of Bush Whacker 2.

Congratulate them on the forums!
June 3rd
BW2: Gorgeous Garden Contest Winners 2019! 
Posted in Bush Whacker 2.

Hi Whackers!

We've finally chosen our 2019 Spring Garden Decoration Contest Winners! If you weren't aware, the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners are picked by the whole Codename Entertainment studio, while Community Choice was voted on by you, the wise whacker community!

Our top three choices earn 250, 200, and 150 Bush Bucks respectively, while the Community Choice takes home a cool 50 Bush Bucks. If you want to know more about how the contest worked, click here!

And without further ado here are your winners!

Facebook Winners



1st Place
Carla H. B.

2nd Place
Becky H.

3rd Place
Linda M.

Community Choice
Barbara T.

Kongregate Winners



1st Place
HappyTrails

2nd Place
crinoid

3rd Place
MarciXIII

Community Choice
mdjoyce

Armor Games Winners



1st Place
darkhunter911

2nd Place
trockenobst

3rd Place
aussiepirateers

Community Choice
rana_23

Codename Games Winners



1st Place
Dinga2008

2nd Place
Raiyn

3rd Place
bigfoot

Community Choice
jelab


Congratulations again to all our winners, your Bush Buck prizes have been added to your accounts!
May 31st
BW2: Summer Sports Event 2019 
Posted in Bush Whacker 2.

Summer Sport Fun in the Sun

It's time to help the Bushwhackia Pee-Wee league coaches! They need supplies to help whip their various teams into shape and take home the AAA championship trophies! Whack them up in the bushes, starting with soccer balls and water bottles! Plus, the first coach needs some Jerseys!

Claire, the clerk from the Town Hall, needs your help to discover information about a local sports Legend! The stages of this quest will unlock throughout the event. If you completed this quest last year or the year before, different quests will replace the original ones, sending you out in the world to find more sporting memorabilia.

It's not just about supplies to keep the kids going: the parents and coaches have quests for you to embark on as well! Look for those interspersed with Claire's quest!

Plus there are Gnomes! Gnomes everywhere! Make a custom sports gnome for your ranch! You can make a Codename Entertainment logo jersey for your avatar to wear! And later on in the event, find some noisemakers to help cheer on those kiddies!

Check back daily for all the fun!

New for 2019

If you can complete the event, you'll earn this awesome 100% reward carousel critter for your ranch!



Plus, there are new AAA trophies to collect! They become available after you've bought all the store items and helped the corresponding teams play a AAA game, and are available for Sports Tokens. The old trophies can be bought from the prior store for Bush Bucks.

Event Achievements -- POSSIBLE SPOILER ALERT

There are a total of 17 possible achievements to earn in the Summer Sports 2019 event.

Achievements Returning for 2019
Well-Rounded Coach - Help coach all four sports teams.
Semi-Pro Coach - Help a teamget into the AAA league.
Championship Coach - Help a team with the AAA championship.
Greedy Coach - Help all four times win the AAA championship.
Onside Play - Help the coaches and parents with their tasks.
The Hidden Legend - Unravel the history of the Common's Sports Legend!
Gaming Gnome - You made your own custom sports gnome!
Bushlympics - You learned about other weird Sports!
Mighty Mick - Help Bo become a Pro Boxer.
Bad Betting Buster - Help Bookmaker Bailey stop the illegal sports better.

Added/Changed for 2019
Geared for the Game - Purchase all the 2019 Summer Sports items!*


We also have 6 achievements from previous years which may be earnable by spending Bush Bucks if you missed getting them the first time around.

Team Merchandise - Purchase all the 2018 Summer Sports items!
Athletic Acquisitions - Purchase all the 2017 Sport Event items!
Memorabilia - Purchase all the 2016 Sport Event items!
Sporty Shopper - Purchase all the 2015 Sport Event items!
Sports Lover - Purchase all the 2014 Sport Event items!
Sports Fan - Purchase all the 2013 Sport Event items!

*The Summer Sports mini-golf piece is not required for the Geared for the Game achievement.

Mount Packs

New 2019 Mounts!

All new equestrian mounts are available this weekend, from May 10th to 13th!

The Equestrian Horse mount comes free with your first purchase of 100 Bush Bucks or more!

The Equestrian Unicorn and Equestrian Nightmare are in packs containing 100 Bush Bucks, 10 Pristine Feed Vouchers, and a VIP Voucher! These two equestrians' hooves produce their own unique sparks and flame particles when you ride them!



Pet Packs

New 2019 Pet Packs (COMING SOON!)

Post your summer sport plans on the forums!

The event will run until Friday June 15th at Noon PDT!
May 31st
BW2: May 31th, 2019 Release Notes 
Posted in Bush Whacker 2.

Summer Sports Event (May 31st, 2019)

Updated Summer Sports Event
- Added new customization and ranch items
- Added new ribbons and 100% reward
- There are new year 7 AAA sports trophies available once you’ve reached AAA statues with each team and have bought every store item
- Jersey making NPC will tell you if you have the shirt unlocked already
- Added 3 new pets available from June 7th to 10th
- Added Equestrian Horse mount available in Bush Bucks sale from May 31st to June 3rd
- Added Equestrian Unicorn and Equestrian Nightmare mounts in standard mount packs from May 31st to June 3rd

- Can now sell the other sleeping bag ranch item, acquired from the Jr. Bush Whacker event.

- Fixed various reported typos and quest descriptions. Keep the reports coming!
May 24th
Butterfly Garden Gathering! 
Posted in Bush Whacker 2.

The butterflies are out there somewhere, and this weekend's visitor is looking to attract them to the event area!

Head to the event area in the Commons to get started. Attract different species to the event area in 2ways:
1 - Help Harrow in the event area with her quests, unlocking at noon on Saturday and Sunday. There are 2 species to unlock this way.
2 - Collect Rare Flowers! You can do this after completing Harrow's first quest, available on Friday. There are 3 species to unlock this way, which will be much more challenging to get!

At the end of this colourful quest, you'll get to choose a butterfly companion from the different species you attract.

You have until noon on Monday May 27th to attract as many as you can, and you'll have until noon on Tuesday May 28th to choose one as a companion. Good luck!

While you're there, don't forget to check out the new Duck Mounts!
- The Blue Duck mount is available for a limited time with your first Bush Buck purchase of $10 or more!
- The Pekin Duck and Mallard Duck mounts are available in separate Mount Package Deals, containing the mount and some Pristine Feed Vouchers, Bush Bucks, and a VIP Voucher.
These deals end at noon on Monday May 27th!

Discuss on the forums!

May 24th
BW2: May 24th, 2019 Release Notes 
Posted in Bush Whacker 2.

Butterfly Garden Limited Time Quest and Fixes (May 24th, 2019)

- A limited time quest is running over this weekend! Details on the blog
- Friends can no longer help remove weeds from your ranch.
- If you’ve maxed your weekly friend whacks and click the friend whack button, closing the notice that pops up will close the dialog too.
- Spring garden plants you buy for your ranch can now be placed on your mini golf course.
- Help Signs have been moved to the “Misc Outdoor” category.
- Any ranch items gone missing due to the event garden glitch will be returned to your ranch inventory after you next visit to the Commons. Sorry!
- (Tues May 15th) Fixed getting stuck planting the same see when sowing seeds from your Spring Garden event garden.
- Fixed various reported typos and quest descriptions. Keep the reports coming!