Several occasions a 12 months, C.J. the otter will host a Fishing Tourney in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. The first one begins on April 11 for each Northern and Southern hemispheres.
The Fishing Tourney in New Horizons isn’t about competing in opposition to different villagers. C.J. will merely offer you three minutes to catch as many fish as you may. Your first try might be free, however it’ll value 500 Bells for each try after.
Every fish you catch in three minutes earns you some extent, and for those who catch greater than three fish, you’ll earn two bonus factors. In different phrases, for those who catch 5 fish, you’ll earn seven factors. You can hold returning to C.J. to earn extra factors all through the day, a minimum of till the Tourney ends at 6 p.m.
Whenever you gather 10 factors, C.J. will reward you with a random fish-related present, starting from clothes to furnishings. These gadgets are unique to the occasion and can’t be re-purchased by way of Nook Shopping for those who promote them.
Best technique for catching fish through the Fishing Tourney
The greatest strategy to seize fish shortly is to have a bunch of Fish Bait able to go. Once the timer begins, simply waddle as much as the closest physique of water, toss within the Fish Bait, and hold reeling within the fish that present up. (You could make Fish Bait out of Manila Clams dug up on the seashore along with your shovel.) Don’t fear when you have a full stock — any fish you catch will immediately go to the security of C.J.’s cooler in entrance of Resident Services.
Once you end the spherical, you may decide to promote all of the fish directly for 1.5 occasions the same old promoting value, or you may work together with the cooler to get any of the catches out.
Complete record of Fishing Tourney rewards
- Fish Pochette
- Fish-print Tee
- Fish Doorplate
- Fresh Cooler
- Tackle Bag
- Fish Print
- Fish Wand
- Fish Drying Rack
- Fish Rug
- Fish Umbrella
- Fishing-rod Stand
- Marine Pop Wall
The gallery under contains a lot of the rewards, for those who’d prefer to see how they appear in-game.