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Essays 19 March 2020, 15:09

author: Paul Wozniak

Gaming in Time of Pandemic The Best Social Games

Struggling with the curefew? Missing company? Getting anxious from isolation? Well, have you tried gaming? Here's a list of great multi-player games that become even better if you're playing them with friends. We have something for pros and beginners!

Fishing Planet

  1. Developer: Fishing Planet LLC
  2. Publisher: Fishing Planet LLC
  3. Release date: August 11, 2015
  4. Genre: fishing simulator

This is a very advanced online fishing simulator, the basic version of which is available for free. Then, there are DLCs that you can buy, offering new types of fish and different types of equipment. This game is actually created for people who know a thing about fishing, but it's possible to play even if you're a total noob. In Fishing Planet, we get the opportunity to fish in one of seven fishing grounds modeled after real places. The creators have focused on the most accurate representation of actual experience of fishing. Fish behave differently depending on the species, prevailing conditions, time of day, or even the strength of the wind.

What makes this a good game to play with friends?

Fishing Planet mainly focuses on multiplayer, offering a variety of game modes and online tournaments. This is a great opportunity for real fishers, who are afraid to leave their homes because of the quarantine. Anyone who's ever been fishing will surely appreciate how this method of spinning time favors conversation. You also won't scare the fish away talking! And you can always tell others that the fish you caught is bigger.

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