Factsheet

Developer:
Vlambeer
Based in Utrecht, Netherlands

Release date:
March 14th, 2013

Platforms:
iOS

Website:
ridiculousfishing.com

Regular Price:

USD$2.99

Description

Follow Billy as he tries to find redemption from his uncertain past. Chase your destiny on the high seas and embark on a heroic quest for glory and gills.

History

Based on Vlambeers popular 2010 original, Ridiculous Fishing was lovingly handcrafted over the course of two years by Vlambeer (Super Crate Box), Zach Gage (Spelltower, Bit Pilot, Unify) and Greg Wohlwend (Hundreds, Solipskier, Gasketball). Nominated for the 2011 Independent Games Festival Awards; Declared Most Important News Story 2011 by industry magazine Control International; Featured in The New York Times;

Features

  • Hours of gameplay across the continents including a never-ending Infinite arcade world.
  • Dozens of unlockables, weapons and items including popular fishing gear like the Most Expensive Hairdryer In The World and A Bowling Ball.
  • Fish that become hats.
  • No IAP - buy the game, play the game. No additional costs, no hidden fees. Even the hats are IAP-free.
  • Fish that become hats.

Videos

Ridiculous Fishing: A Tale Of Redemption - Release Trailer Vimeo

Ridiculous Fishing: A Tale Of Redemption - Microtrailer Vimeo


Images

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Awards & Recognition

  • "IGF Finalist - Excellence in Mobile." Independent Games Festival 2012
  • "Fantastic Arcade Finalist" Fantastic Arcade 2012

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Ridiculous Fishing Soundtrack Sneak Peek
Several tracks from the soundtrack are available on the Vlambeer OST CD .

Original Radical Fishing
The original 2010 Flash Game on which Ridiculous Fishing was based bored.com.


About Vlambeer

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Vlambeer is a Dutch independent game studio made up of Rami Ismail and Jan Willem Nijman, bringing back arcade games since 1774.

More information
More information on Vlambeer, our logo & relevant media are available here.


Ridiculous Fishing Credits

Rami Ismail
Business & Development, Vlambeer

Jan Willem Nijman
Game Designer, Vlambeer

Greg Wohlwend
Artist

Zach Gage
Developer

Eirik Suhrke
Audio

Maré Odomo
Undisclosed


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