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  • Publisher: Gameloft
  • Genre: Sports
  • Device: iPad
  • Size: 198.3 MB
  • Version: 1.0.0
  • Price: $4.99
  • Average User Rating:
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App description: The best iPhone fishing game lands on your iPad with HD graphics and thrilling gameplay.
Its time for you to cast your best lures and join the most immersive and intense fishing game on iPad!

- Pocketgamer 8/10: Even if fishing holds no appeal to you, this digital representation is eminently playable and should keep you hooked for quite some time
- Touchgen 8/10: From what Ive played of the multitude of fishing games its easily the best
- N4G 5/5: Fishing Kings is a 5-Dimple catch-of-the-day

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- 15 FISHING SPOTS WORLDWIDE
Visit 5 beautiful 3D-rendered locations with HD graphics from around the world, including saltwater fishing in the Bahamas and exotic places like the Amazon River and the Waikato River in New Zealand, each with 3 different fishing spots.

- 33 DIFFERENT SPECIES TO CATCH
From bass and piranhas to golden dorados and marlins, catch a wide variety of fish in every location you visit. You can even learn more about each species thanks to in the in-game fishing diary.

- GET CLOSER TO THE STRUGGLE THAN EVER!
The underwater camera is a unique feature on the iPad that puts you in the heart of the action as you struggle to reel in the big one! You can also simply take a look at the dozens of fish swimming around you.

- MAKE THE BIGGEST CATCH
Unlock achievements in your Gameloft LIVE! profile, show off your best scores on the dedicated website and vie for the title of Best Fisher.

- INTENSE AND REALISTIC GAMEPLAY
Whether youre an experienced fisher or a fish out of water, the gameplay aims at providing you the most realistic fishing sensations, thanks to a wide range of available moves and actions, from casting your line to hooking and struggling with the fish.

- A HUGE TACKLE BOX
Catching a trophy marlin is more than luck! Access a wide range of fishing gear and use the right tools to catch the species you want.

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08-26-2010, 03:33 AM
#2
Joined: May 2009
Location: Detroit, MI
Posts: 1,054
Wow!

This made my night!

08-26-2010, 11:19 AM
#3
Joined: Jun 2010
Location: Milwaukee, WI
Posts: 840
Shoulda waited, I guess...

Aw, geez... I just bought this for the iPod just a couple weeks ago...

Can anyone tell me if this is worth a buy-over, or am I okay staying with the original ? Any input appreciated!

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08-26-2010, 01:09 PM
#4
Joined: May 2009
Location: Detroit, MI
Posts: 1,054
Quote:
Originally Posted by quebecotr View Post
Aw, geez... I just bought this for the iPod just a couple weeks ago...

Can anyone tell me if this is worth a buy-over, or am I okay staying with the original ? Any input appreciated!

It's worth it

It looks awesome!

Plays great too

I have both, and I have been dying for this
08-26-2010, 01:11 PM
#5
Joined: Dec 2009
Posts: 4,449
The graphics are amazing!

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08-26-2010, 01:13 PM
#6
Joined: Sep 2009
Location: Colorado
Posts: 5,244
I own the iPhone version but haven't played much. Ido remember there being some movements that were kind of a pain on the iPad. Is this iPad version the same control set up or is it better suited for the iPad?
08-26-2010, 01:37 PM
#7
Joined: Aug 2010
Posts: 219
I have been looking for a good fishing game for the iPad , would I be right in guessing that this is the one to get?
12-29-2010, 02:31 AM
#8
Joined: Apr 2009
Location: Flour Bluff
Posts: 1,738
Now currently FREE!

Fishing Kings HD and Fishing Kings for iPhone are both now currently FREE!!!!!

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12-29-2010, 05:15 AM
#9
Good stuff. With the amount I've spent in the App Store this month - let alone, 2010! :P - it's nice to get something of this calibre for free.
12-29-2010, 06:02 AM
#10
It's today's UK iTunes 12 Days Of Christmas special so I expect the drop to last a day only. As it's Gameloft and very large I decided to pass on this one.