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Did you catch a stringfish before it's too late?

"Oh well, I can try to catch the stringfish in Animal Crossing again tomorrow." For several days now, that's how I've reassured myself, but it's no longer true. Tonight's the night. If you're a Northern Hemisphere player in Animal Crossing:...

 
 
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Reel Fishing: Road Trip Adventure takes a cue from Persona

2019 could finally be the year that I get into Reel Fishing. The series stretches back to the PlayStation 1 days, and it has since had stints on Wii, 3DS, and most recently PlayStation Vita. The latest game from Natsume – next month's...

 
 
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Sea of Thieves fishing: All the locations in one chart

In case you hadn't heard, Sea of Thieves is now a fishing simulator. I mean, if you want it to be. (You do, don't you?) There are 10 species of fish to catch if you're hoping to heed the Hunter's Call, but first you'll need to find out wher...

 
 
 
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Contest: Win a Switch copy of Fishing Star World Tour

Reel in the wins with today's contest for a Switch copy of Fishing Star World Tour. They don't make a ton of fishing games anymore, do they? There are a few, but man I remember seeing them everywhere as a kid. This is probably just nostalgi...

 
 
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Review: Fishing Planet

As someone who spent an embarrassing amount of time fishing in Final Fantasy XV, fishing games and fishing mini-games within other games have always been a guilty pleasure of mine. For context, I've been fishing my whole life and grew up on...

 
 
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Ridiculous Fishing receives 64-bit compatibility update

Ridiculous Fishing is one of the few mobile games that I consider to be a “classic.” It takes the simple mechanic of tilting your phone side to side and evolves it in ways that keep the experience continuously charming...

 
 
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Don't worry, Final Fantasy XV will have fishing

That there is Prince Noctis Caelum, heir to the kingdom of Lucis and sometime fisherman, holding up a fresh catch. Look at that beauty dangling from his fingertips. It looks delicious. So delicious that Noctis' traveling companion...

 
 
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Unfortunately, Iron Fish isn't about a robot fish

I’ve mentioned this on Destructoid before, but I’ve had bad experiences with water and for some reason that’s transferred into a fear of eels. Those little fuckers freak me out. So developer BeefJack and designer Dea...

 
 
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Ultimate Angler is the new relaxed StreetPass game

StreetPass is a strange obsession. Ever since the days of having only Puzzle Swap and Find Mii, I have been fascinated with the functionality. I carry my 3DS around with me everywhere, and when I pull it out of my pocket at the end of the d...

 
 
 
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Holy carp, look at this fish!

The makers of Train Simulator have released their next project, a fishing sim, on Steam Early Access. It caught my attention for a few reasons, the first being that the game is way cheaper than I was expecting. Here's why: this initial buil...

 
 
 
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Natsume's E3 2014 lineup sure is a lineup

Natsume has announced its complete E3 roster for next week, and while it's got a few high points, it's not impressing me too much. It's a strange mishmash of handheld games and iOS releases with a stray PSP game and Wii U property for good ...

 
 
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Ridiculous Fishing brings in nearly $1M since launch

Vlambeer founders Jan Nijman and Rami Ismail revealed at their GDC Europe presentation that Ridiculous Fishing has sold 300,000 copies, according to Joystiq. At $3 a copy, that's $900,000 in total sales. So close to $1 million! This is real...

 
 
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Kick off June with a wham bam Fishing Jam

Sophie Houlden held a Fishing Game Jame last week, resulting in many new fishing games for us to love, though sometimes the term "fishing" is used loosely. Sophie's game FisherClimer is still in progress, and hasn't actually integrated any ...

 
 
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Review: Ridiculous Fishing

A lot of great game developers are fascinated with fishing. Pokémon, Ocarina of Time, Twilight Princess, and Animal Crossing all feature the option to fish. Earthbound/Mother creator Shigesato Itoi created a series of fishi...

 
 
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Let's Fish! Hooked On hits PlayStation Vita next week

When talking to another human being who doesn't play many videogames, I have to imagine trying to explain a title like Let's Fish! Hooked On would come across as mystifying. And in its own way, that's kind of awesome. It's a pleasant surpri...

 
 
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Big Bass Arcade: No Limit baits you with a new trailer

Check it out! There's totally a new trailer for Big John Games' Big Bass Arcade: No Limit for the Wii featuring those ooh-so-stunning graphics! I respect the Wii, I use mine quite a bit, but I've never understood why developers use gr...

 
 
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25 Days: Win SEGA Bass Fishing Challenge

[Update: Contest over! Winners have been picked.] It's Sega week for our 25 Days of Giving! Today, you can win SEGA Bass Fishing Challenge by helping spread the word over on Twitter! Just Retweet this Tweet from @Dtoid and you're good to go...

 
 
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Bass Pro Shop has two new games with fishing and hunting

I know you've been waiting for this. XS Games has announced that 2009's Bass Pro Shops The Strike has gotten a revision: The Strike: Tournament Edition. Better still, that revision is available today for the Wii.  On an equally e...

 
 
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Hands-on: Three hours with The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

Last week, I got to do one of those things that makes me remember how cool my job is: I played The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. The fifth installment in the hugely successful Elder Scrolls series and one of the most eagerly anticipated games of...

 
 




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Seymour

So, I was editing together my Persona 5 Strikers gameplay for my LP and quickly realized just one 2-hour session has enough content for, like, several Its almost a good story or Huh!

 
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Im really enjoying Kards and I wish more people played

 
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