The following informational and recreational apps are for both actual anglers and armchair fishermen.
Fishbox - Sport Fishing App for Anglers. Catch Fish Using Weather Forecast! (Free) Fishbox helps fishermen record their catches and predict the best times to fish. (Score: 99/100)
Fishing Kings Free+ (Free) Fishing Kings puts a strong focus on the struggle between men and big fish. Watch your fish fight you above and below the water line. (Score: 98/100)
Fishing Paradise 3D Free + (Free)* Fishing Paradise 3D Free + has two main elements: fishing in exotic worldwide locations and building your own personal fish farm. (Score: 98/100)
i Fishing Lite - the mobile fishing sim by Rocking Pocket Games (Free)* This fishing simulator features real-life fishing issues like choice of lures and managing reel speed. (Score: 92/100)
Gone Fishing (Free)* This fishing-simulation game features multiple fishing spots to explore, 100 different species of fish to catch and the ability to compete with friends. (Score: 90/100)
Ridiculous Fishing ($2.99)* This pixelated fishing game finds the player attempting to catch fish with many unusual items, like shotguns and toasters. (Score: 98/100)
Fishing Diary (Free) Fishing Diary is a game in which you use creative bait and weapons to catch fish with everything from breadcrumbs to cannons. (Score: 97/100)
Fishing Superstars: Season 3 (Free)* This virtual fishing game includes social elements: Build and compete in teams, or try to catch a bigger fish than your friends. (Score: 96/100)
Ace Fishing: Wild Catch (Free)* This virtual fishing experience, which includes 200 species of fish, focuses on delivering realistic 3-D visuals and physics-driven game action. (Score: 94/100)
Fishing & Hunting Solunar Time (Free) This app helps fishermen determine the best times of day to fish based on the feeding times of fish. (Score: 92/100)
* Available on Apple and Android
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