If you find yourself playing the very best fishing games available across multiple formats then chances are that game would have been created by those at Dovetail Games. And with that in mind any announcement that comes out of the studio is one that is met with excitement and hype. Well, prepare yourself as Dovetail are back – with Bassmaster Fishing 2022 for Xbox, PlayStation and PC.
Bassmaster Fishing 2022 is Dovetails latest attempt at creating the ultimate fishing experience, taking all their expertise and knowledge found in the likes of The Catch: Carp and Coarse, Euro Fishing: Ultimate Edition and Fishing Sim World and building it into Bassmaster Fishing.
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In partnership with B.A.S.S. (Bassmaster) who are the leading authority in bass fishing, and pro-angler Scott Martin who knows a thing or two about landing the biggest catch, Dovetail will be delivering Bassmaster Fishing 2022 to Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PS4, PS5 and PC later this year, with a Fall 2021 window confirmed.
It promises to cement Dovetail’s place amongst the elite of fishing game creators and by working with Scott Martin this new simulation title will look to cover many bases. With Martin’s story of joining the B.A.S.S. tour and fulfilling his family legacy front and centre of the game and its career modes, you’ll have the very best teacher as you look to become a fully fledged bass master.
Further information about Bassmaster Fishing 2022 will release in the coming months, but expect Dovetail to enhance the immersion and be more than capable of delivering another authentic angling experience latest this year.
Jon Rissik, CEO of Dovetail Games says: “Partnering with a prestigious organization like Bassmaster and an elite angler like Scott Martin is incredibly exciting, especially for our passionate team of anglers creating the game. The expertise, experience, and knowledge of Bassmaster and Scott will help ensure a fantastic and authentic sports fishing experience. We are also thrilled to announce that we are title sponsor of the forthcoming Bassmaster Elite Event taking place on the Sabine River in Orange, Texas between April 8 and 11.’’
Bruce Akin, CEO of B.A.S.S. is just as excited; “B.A.S.S. remains at the forefront of promoting fishing and reaching out to new and younger audiences. We are incredibly excited to be partnering with Dovetail Games on Bassmaster Fishing 2022 game and we can’t wait to see our tournaments and anglers featured in-game. Having the official video game as the title sponsor for the Elite event at the Sabine River demonstrates how successful this partnership is going to be.”
Scott Martin can’t wait to return; “I’m pumped to be working with Dovetail Games again. Everyone knows I have unfinished family business and my aim is to win the biggest prize in bass fishing. I’m so excited that fans will get the opportunity to try to do the same through the game. It would be incredible to win my first Elite event when Bassmaster Fishing 2022 is the title sponsor.”
We’ll be sure to keep you fully updated with everything Bassmaster Fishing 2022 as and when we have it. In the meantime let us know if you’ll be looking to cast out with the game when it releases. For now though, get a hit of that trailer.