Commercial fishing on the Barents Sea! Take the helm of your very own fishing boat in Fishing: Barents Sea and explore the vastness of the Barents Sea in search for the best fishing zones. Start out small and earn officially licensed Scanmar Equipment and the officially licensed Hermes trawler.
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Mixed (44) - 52% of the 44 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
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Mixed (772) - 69% of the 772 user reviews for this game are positive.
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Feb 7, 2018
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August 13

Hotfix Version 1.1.7.2 [Official]

Hey there, all fishermen. Here is a new hotfix version 1.1.7.2.

This update contains alot of fixes and more optimizations.

Changelog:
  • Added outline on forward sonar text on trawlers
  • Adjusted reverse throttle to max 50%
  • Disabled manual hauling when crew is assigned to haul slot
  • Fixed issue with trawl bag stuck on wrong side on Lunar Bow
  • Fixed certificates in logbook
  • Fixed crew doors not open when crew goes inside
  • Optimized cascade shadows
Line and Net Ships DLC:
  • Added worklight over hauling position on Moby D (Suggested by Johannes Nybo)
  • Adjusted camera on Snarset
  • Balanced Moby D and Fix some more
  • Fixed pickup indicator on all boats to match wave height
  • Fixed interactable door on Moby D
  • Fixed ladder and door being interactable through wall on Moby D
  • Updated all boat pictures
Stay tuned for more to come soon!
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August 10

The new Line and Net Ships DLC is out now!



From now on you can download the Line and Net Ships DLC  for Fishing: Barents Sea on Steam™!

With the new DLC you get 5 brand new ships for line and net fishing which not only give you more fishing quotas but also are real eye-catchers!

The models Tobie, Sharky, Snarset, Moby D and Fix breath new life on the Barents Sea and will soon prove as reliable helpers in conquer the high seas around Hammerfest and Co as a fisherman.

Get the Line and Net Ships DLC here: 

https://store.steampowered.com/app/913750/Fishing_Barents_Sea__Line_and_Net_Ships/



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Reviews

“I love this commercial fishing simulator.”
PC Gamer

“I can’t stop playing.”
Rock Paper Shotgun

About This Game

Take the helm of your very own fishing boat in Fishing: Barents Sea and explore the vastness of the Norwegian sea in search for the best fishing zones. Start with the little boat inherited from your grandfather, catch fish and earn money for upgrades as well as bigger and better boats. Enjoy the beautiful Barents Sea and make your fishing industry dreams come true.

Learn how to catch different kinds of fish with various fishing equipment on several different boats. Every method is easy to learn, but hard to master – time to show what you are made of!

Use officially licensed Scanmar equipment like door sensors and the TrawlEye to have complete control over your trawl. Upgrade it to make sure you get the biggest catch! But be sure to stay under your yearly fishing quotas, every step and every fishing run needs to be planned. 20 years of weather data recreate a realistic environment for the schools of fish in the Barents Sea, which move according to season and water temperature. It's up to you to keep track of everything.

Visit the harbor pub to hire crew members or accept missions. At the port you are also able to repair or upgrade your ships, get a loan from the bank or buy supplies and bait at the shop.

Freely explore an open world environment which recreates the stunning landscapes of northern Norway. Look for the best fishing zones with the help of your sonar, radar and GPS and catch yourself the biggest profit.

Features:

  • Unreal™ 4 Engine for a beautiful open world environment
  • A huge map based on real landscapes in Norway
  • Dynamic day, night and moon cycles
  • Seasonal time effects and shifting weather
  • Six playable ships
  • Semi-realistic fishing methods - easy to learn, hard to master
  • Advanced fish AI that influences your prey’s behavior
  • Includes licensed Catch Control Systems by Scanmar and officially licensed Hermes trawler
  • Inventory system to store knives, hooks and binoculars
  • Beautiful and lively environment with AI ships and fishing boats

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows Vista/7/8/10 64-bit
    • Processor: 3 GHz Dual Core
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX 11 compatible graphics card with 1 GB VRAM (Nvidia Geforce GTX 750 or better or comparable AMD card)
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 10 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
    • Processor: Quad-Core Processor with 3 GHz or better recommended
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX 11 compatible graphics card with 3 GB+ RAM (Nvidia Geforce GTX 1060 or better or comparable AMD card)
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 10 GB available space

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