This is a guide for Tap Tap Fish – AbyssRium, with only the 2019 Space Event formation. See the main guide for a more comprehensive set of information and for links to other events. Fun Space Event fact: this event was ‘teased’ in a glitch in the game two years ago!
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2019-10-14: New Hiding Fish added (GROAN), the Space Event appears to be extended until the end of October at the least. Halloween Tank updated.
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Table of Contents
AbyssRium Guide Index
Other resources useful for Tap Tap Fish – AbyssRium players:
My Patreon Page – Where you can support me, or use paypal instead.
Full AbyssRium guide – Anything you could ever ask for is in here! All Saltwater tank information is here.
Event Fish Guide – All info on limited-time events & Event Tanks
Freshwater Guide – All info on the Freshwater tank
Fusion Fish Guide – All Fusion fish and info on using them effectively
Striped Marlin/Bonito/Star Striped Marlin guide – Because these stupid RNG fish generate 10x as many questions as anything else
Video Guides – A YouTube playlist full of my AbyssRium video guides & updates
Other mobile games – Bored? Check out some other mobile games I’ve made guides or reviews for.
Not directly related to the update, but AbyssRium has come under new ownership. Flero Games purchased it from Cheetah Mobile. Don’t panic too much, because Cheetah Mobile already acquired the game from it’s original developer 2 years ago, so all of the usual bad “soulless corporate acquisition” stuff has already happened.
Flero games seems to at least care more than Cheetah Mobile ever did, adding a GDPR notice to the beginning of the game and they’re apparently actually answering Facebook support messages again, which Cheetah had been ignoring for the better part of a year.
Space Event Stats
Start Date: 2019-09-09
End Date: 2019-09-30? (estimated)
Space Event Gameplay
General Event Info
Events slowly rollout from the app stores (every time, yes it sucks), so don’t panic if you don’t get it. APKs have been disabled, but you can use the Tap App (not affiliated with me!) to download the update early on android. You can delete the Tap App afterwards. There’s no way to get it early on iOS.
See here for how to use Nox Player to automatically collect event currency on a PC/Mac so you don’t have to destroy your fingers.
The event is in the Abyss/Saltwater Tank like most events, and it will expire once the event time is over, but your event currency should roll over to the next event (unless it doesn’t, because the devs like to do that).
Hermit Crab Levels
The Hermit Crab is the key to completing events. Buy the Event Dye to unlock it, then upgrade it as soon as possible. The costs and earning rates of each level is listed below, but every upgrade pays for itself after a day or so, so don’t worry too much.
|1||Buy event Dye||0 Currency||200 Currency/cast|
|2||5 Event Fish||500||400|
New Hiding Fish (October 14th)
Starting October 14th, there are new hiding fish in the Saltwater tank. They’re not exactly related to the Space event, but I’ll list them here for simplicity. They are likely to expire around the same time as the space event.
Despite the name, Hiding Fish are not “Hidden Fish” and it’s a simple Gachapon/lottery system. On average it usually takes users over 100 “pulls” to acquire one of each fish and unlock the final fish. Costs increase each purchase, making this a very expensive affair.
No Hiding Fish are required for any unlocks outside of the final Hiding fish that requires one of each.
|Transparent Sea Toad||Uncommon|
|Star Flying Fish||Rare|
|White Spotted Jellyfish||SR|
|Gold Seadragon||Unlocks once all the above fish are collected|
Here’s an image album of how all the fish look (thanks /u/Single-Leaf33)!
Make sure to buy all 3 theme items in the Palette menu (where you get the dye for the Crab) before starting to unlock fish and quests, they’re always necessary.
|Moonlight Puffer||200 Currency|
|Starlight Sea Slug|
|Hidden - Watch 5 Farm Materials ads (Shop Tab)||500|
|Space Boxfish||Buy 5 Moonlight Puffers||500|
|Space Starfish||Hidden: Share photo of Star Flower (see Expand Quest)||800|
|Starlight Nautilus||Open 3 Mystery Chests||800|
|Space Octopus||Hidden: Level 5 Hermit Crab||2,000|
|Space Dumbo||Hidden - Take 5 pictures of the UFO that flies around the tank||2,000|
|Space Penguin||Buy 40 Event Fish||5,000|
|Moonlight Turtle||Buy 5 Space Penguins||5,000|
|Space Ray||Hidden: Use Song of the Moon 15 times with Moonlight Turtle in the tank||?|
|Starlight Oarfish||Take 1 Photo of Rocket (Expand Item)||?|
|Moonlight Jellyfish||Hidden: Spend 500 urchin materials. Can be on Fusion Fish or Expand tab items.||12,000|
|Starlight Dolphin||Use Delicious Food 30 Times with a Moonlight Jellyfish in the tank||12,000|
|Moonlight Whale||Hidden: Buy 1 of each the above fish, own 80 total event fish||18,000|
|Star Prince||Hidden: Complete "Miraculous Space Quest"||100,000. 1 Max|
|Red Fox||IAP Only - Pay $10. Not required for unlocks||Vitality|
Space Event Quests
Miraculous Space Quest
As always, the big quest is required to unlock the most expensive “fish” (the space prince) for purchase.
|1||Equip Starlight Garden dye.|
|An information from Satellite Hermit Crab||Use Hermit Crab Skill (charge up with candy or an ad watch) 30 times.|
|Sharing Star Candy||Collect and spend 30,000 event currency.|
|4||Own 4 kinds of fish with "Starlight" in the name and make 5 Starlight Dolphins.|
|Unlock Star Prince||Tap 300 currency bubbles from Starlight Jellyfish and buy 5 new Moonlight Whales|
Space Event Decorations
These quests must be completed in order, and each unlocks a free single Expand item. Some items here are required to unlock Hidden Fish or complete Space Quest tasks.
|Moon Slice||Cast Song of the Moon 5 times, taking pictures of Space Moon once each time. Note there's 3 of these, you get one free at random and can buy the others in Expand. Note you must equip the dye for this, and as always, you must actually tap the moon in the camera UI to get the photo to count.||50 pearls|
|Star Flower||Watch 10 ads for Currency||60 pearls|
|Moon Mobile||Claim pearls from the Daily Mission 3 times||70 pearls|
|Rocket||Buy 3 new Space Rays||80 pearls|
|Earth||Buy 3 new Moonlight Jellyfish||90 pearls|
|Space House||Share picture of Star Prince (Complete the Space Quest to unlock the Prince)||100 pearls|
Livestreamed playthrough of the event: