Fishing North Atlantic Review (Nintendo Switch OLED)

For our Fishing North Atlantic Review, where we experience an atmospheric and realistic game world based on real maps, boats, and fish species. Get ready to enjoy new weather systems with upgraded atmospheric effects, North American Vessels, and fishing techniques like harpoons, deep-line-buoy-fishing, and lobster pots. Purchasing larger boats and better gear will increase your fisherman skills.

Fishing North Atlantic Review Pros:

  • Decent graphics.
  • 7.9GB download size.
  • Game settings – language, distance units, speed units, temperature units, and weight units.
  • Can Invert axis and sensitivity sliders for both third and first-person views.
  • Game creation settings – character name, gender, tutorials, game type (fast travel/fish gear helper/port patrol/habitat extinction), 3 difficulties (easy/hard/custom).
  • Fishing boat management gameplay.
  • Fast loading times.
  • Full 3D camera control.
  • Instantly Switch between first and third-person view with a button press.
  • The map allows you to fast travel to previous places and/or place your own marker.
  • The logbook keeps a record of everything you do and everything you catch.
  • The mission log is where tasks and objectives get put.
  • Own in-game wiki for help.
  • Save when you want.
  • The compass at the top shows directions and also markers.
  • Handy mini-map when in the third person.
  • Play how you want.
  • Set your direction and speed and then let the boat just drive.
  • Click a button to turn all HUDs on and off.
  • Get a full rundown on the weather and updates on the Hud.
  • The water current affects how fast you can drive and affects steering.
  • You can zoom in and out to improve the view.
  • Radical quick menu for things like sonar, rescue, lights, storage, etc.
  • You will see other fishing Boats.
  • Officially licensed gear.
  • A couple of the ports are representations of real-life ports.
  • Many types of fishing from harpooning to the more traditional nets.
  • Button icons help with the controls and taking it all in.

Fishing North Atlantic Review Cons:

  • A lot to take in.
  • Cannot rebind controls.
  • Performance is not as smooth as you would like.
  • The menus look cold and uninviting.
  • It’s a slow open tutorial.
  • You can hear birds but can’t actually see them.
  • The Hud is very intrusive and takes up a lot of space.
  • Game settings are somewhat lacking.
  • When in first person you lose so much valuable info and have to look around the dash for the parts.
  • You have to be so precise when interacting with things.
  • A slow pace to it all.
  • Takes ages to get going with things like fast travel and points of interest.

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Fishing North Atlantic:

Official website.

Developer: miscgames.com

Publisher: Forever Entertainment

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  • 8/10
    Graphics - 8/10
  • 7/10
    Sound - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Accessibility - 7/10
  • 8/10
    Length - 8/10
  • 8/10
    Fun Factor - 8/10
7.6/10

Jim Smale

Gaming since the Atari 2600, I enjoy the weirdness in games counting Densha De Go and RC De Go as my favourite titles of all time. I prefer gaming of old where buying games from a shop was a thing, Being social in person was a thing. Join me as I attempt to adapt to this new digital age!