Factsheet

Developer:
Misc Games AS
Based in Stavanger, Norway

Release date:
7th, February 2018

Platforms:
PC/Steam
Playstation 4
Xbox One
Nintendo Switch

Website:
http://fbsgame.net

Regular Price:

NOK195

Description

Fishing: Barents Sea is a game/simulator about commercial fishing and available for PC/Steam/PS4/XB1/Nintendo Switch! Experience life as a fishboat captain, starting out with a small boat inherited from your grandfather, earn money doing fishing with longline, net or trawl, buy upgrades, bigger and better fishing boats like trawlers + alot more. Make your grandfather proud!

History

We started developing this game in Gamemaker in June 2013, then we transfered the 2D prototype over to Unreal Engine 4 in May 2015. Our game was released 7th of February 2018 on PC, while 13th December 2019 it was also released on Playstation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.

Features

  • Explore - Discover a huge open world map over northern Norway, visit real ports and locations. Uncover various fishing locations and secrets.
  • Handcrafted - 14 entirely handcrafted and authentic fishing boats to drive and explore.
  • Atmosphere - Experience the majestic and untouched nature around northernmost town Hammerfest and gateway to Barents Sea, with midnight sun at summer, cold and dark winters with northern lights.
  • Commercial - Fishing Learn about commercial/industrial fishing, using various fishing methods like long-line, net and trawl.
  • Customization - Buy new parts, rig your boat for net fishing, upgrade engine and storage space on your boat.
  • Adventure - Start with the smallest fishing boat inherited from your grandfather, go fishing, earn money and build yourself up to buy a big trawler. Make your grandfather proud!

Videos

Trailer YouTube


Images

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Selected Articles

  • "A northern Norwegian fishing adventure"
    - Martin Bergersen, Visit Norway.no
  • "Become a fisherman in northern Norway"
    - Inga Ragnhild Holst, SAS Traveler.no
  • "Players need to care for the habitats"
    - Bengt Lemne, GameReactor.eu

Game Website
Check out the website for Fishing: Barents Sea for more detailed information http:.

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About Misc Games AS

Boilerplate
Misc Games is a game developer based in Stavanger, Norway. We aims at developing unique games for various niche markets to drive the industry forward.

More information
More information on Misc Games AS, our logo & relevant media are available here.


Fishing: Barents Sea Credits

Goran Myrland
Idea, concept, game design and level design

Justin Beales
Lead Programmer

Samuel Jeeves
Programmer

Jorgen Manke
Music

Denis Novojilov
VFX & Sounds

Mikael Fossum
3D Artist

Naz Kozak
3D Artist

Vojislav Dimitrijevic
Animatior

Zdenek Sasek
2D Artist

Solveig Moster
2D Artist

Yasemin Hamurcu
PR and Press


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