A new Roblox Islands fishing update has been released!

The new Roblox Islands update has brought a bunch of major changes to fishing, along with some improvements and bug fixes for the game.
Featured Roblox Islands Fishing Update
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A new fishing update has been released for Roblox Islands on May 13th, 2022! Easy.gg is bringing the heat with patches lately, as they also just added a big enchants update to BedWars. Fishing has seen a major overhaul, which brings a new mini-game to the past time. The bait system has been improved and fishing rods have some additional properties.

You can find the official patch notes below for the update, which were released on the official Islands Discord.

Reworked Fishing

  • We have updated the fishing system with a new mini-game to catch fish and added an improved bait system. Keep a lookout for new treasures to fish up!
  • Fishing now has new animations, sounds, and a new game mechanic!
  • Due to increased algae growth on Slime Island, certain fish have migrated to Wizard Island and Buffalkor Island
  • Some fish can only be found on particular islands and fish rarities have changed – check in with Fisherman John for the latest prices!
  • Fishing rods now have additional properties
    • Decay Slow: Better fishing rods preserve your fishing progress better now
  • The Iron Fishing Rod is now level-locked at level 20
  • Leveling up your Fishing experience level now increases your chance to find treasure while fishing by 0.1% per level
  • Pro Pass players now have an overall increased chance of finding treasure while fishing of 3%
  • Bait (Tier 1) now increases your fishing speed by 15%
    • Rumor has it there exists a better bait recipe for experienced fishers…
  • Can no longer fish up blueprints – fishing tank decorations are now unlocked as you increase your fishing level
  • Replaced pearls with Crystallized Aquamarine in the Aquamarine Sword crafting recipe
  • Replaced pearls with Crystallized Iron in the Washing Station crafting recipe

Fish Market Changes

  • Infernal Fish price decreased from 1000 → 800
  • Tuna price increased from 900 → 1000

Other Changes

  • Greatly improved hub performance!
  • Performance improvements
  • Enabled reset functionality on player island

Crop Market News

  • Starfruit demand has calmed back down (67 → 60)
  • New Zealand has been recognized on more maps and kiwi fruit prices have soared! (24 → 32)
  • Due to heavy rainfall, watermelon prices have gone down (80 → 75)

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed very annoying bug with bobber part applying unseemly centripetal force to the player
  • Fixed the collision of the lights in the hub
  • Melody is no longer inside the ground
  • Fixed visiting friends on wild islands

Head over to the Roblox Islands page to try this brand new update out now!

Shaun Savage

Shaun Savage

Shaun Savage is the founder and editor-in-chief of Try Hard Guides. He has been covering and writing about video games for over 9 years. He is a 2013 graduate of the Academy of Art University with an A.A. in Web Design and New Media. In his off-time, he enjoys playing video games, watching bad movies, and spending time with his family.

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