Fishing simulator Call of the Wild: The Angler gets console ports soon

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Console players will now be able to live out their fishing dreams, in Call of the Wild: The Angler.

Call of the Wild: The Angler is launching on August 30, 2023, on Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Game Pass, and Game Pass for PC.

The game has been available on Microsoft Windows (through Steam). Players can expect the fishing simulator to offer an open world fishing experience, where players can relax and catch some fish.

You can view the announcement and trailer below:

Expansive Worlds has announced that their open world fishing game Call of the Wild: The Angler releases on console platforms tomorrow, August 30. Featuring a unique and approachable open world, teeming with fishing spots and beautiful natural terrain to explore, the game targets 60 FPS on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X and 30 FPS on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Xbox Series S. It will also be available at launch on Xbox Game Pass and Game Pass for PC.

“Call of the Wild: The Angler takes players on a journey to discover the great outdoors and become a master angler, and we’re delighted to be able to bring the game to players across all current PlayStation and Xbox consoles. And, they’ll be able to fish together, no matter their chosen platform, with full cross-play support” said Samuel Peterson, Managing Director, Expansive Worlds.

“Much like theHunter: Call of the Wild, our goal for The Angler has been to work closely with our players to develop new features and content based on their feedback. Over the last year since the launch of The Angler on PC, we’ve continued to roll out updates to the game and look forward to evolving the game further, alongside our wonderful community.”

Call of the Wild: The Angler – Key features:

  • Explore the great outdoors – Enjoy the experience of fishing in a vast open world on your own or with up to 11 friends in online cross-platform co-op multiplayer. Engage in a variety of fishing activities and find tranquil escape from everyday life as you explore endless waterways and breathtaking nature.
  • Find the catch of a lifetime – Catch a range of diverse fish species, from small to legendary heavyweights. Each type of fish has its own unique behavior and characteristics and will require you to find them in their habitat. Experiment with different baits and lures and feel the excitement of catching a rare fish.
  • Become a master angler – Improve your fishing knowledge by mastering different techniques and tools. Create your own angler and customize their appearance to match your style. Complete challenges to earn rewards and uncover the open world through story missions.
  • Join a friendly community – The team will continue to deliver new features, content, and updates directly inspired by player feedback.


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