Fishing Frenzy was an in-game competition that took place on the weekend of August 17th, 2012. In the event, players would have to catch as many fish as possible by the end of the weekend.
- All 50 winners each received 15,000 gold coins.
- The top 10 winners with the most fish caught also received 2 weeks of complimentary Unlimited Access.
All winners received their prizes through email.
News Posts Regarding the Fishing Frenzy
August 24th - Winners Post
We hear many a fish tale in the Rowdy Rooster, but this is not one of them.
Scads of scaly and strange creatures were pulled from the depths of the sea during our three day challenge, and we have reeled in the winners who caught the most.
Well done, mates!
|6.||Pink Ice Cream||4,741|
|11.||Random The Heartless||2,915|
|26.||Basil The Great||1,712|
| ||27.||Pierce D Heart||1,707|
| ||31.||Jack Stormrage||1,310|
|44.||Pond De Leon||1,060|
Winners, check your e-mail today for your gold code prizes and instructions on how to redeem your treasure in-game.
Top Ten Pirates with the most fish caught, your 2 weeks of complimentary Unlimited Access begin around noon (PST) this Sunday, August 26, 2012.
Please see your e-mail for details.
NOTE: If your winning Pirate currently enjoys Unlimited Access, the complimentary 2 weeks are added onto the end of your existing Membership. Keep in mind, this bumps your regular billing date by two weeks.
August 15th - Announcement Post
Enjoying a lazy end of summer in the Caribbean? No better way to spend it, mates, than a fishing frenzy!
From this Friday, August 17 through the end of Sunday, August 19, catch the most fish and earn a rich reward.
We’ll award the top 50 Pirates who reel in the biggest catch of fish over the entire three-day competition:
- All 50 winners will each receive 15,000 gold coins.
- The top 10 winners with the most fish caught will also receive 2 weeks of complimentary Unlimited Access on top of that!
NOTE: Prizes will be awarded through e-mail. Make sure your e-mail address is current on the Pirate’s account you’re competing with by clicking here!
If you're new to Caribbean fishing, just find Old Greg at the end of the docks on Port Royal to buy your first fishing rod and lures. Then make your way to any of the fishing spots on the docks of Port Royal, Tortuga and Padres del Fuego to start reeling 'em in! As with weapons, you have a Fishing notoriety that you advance in while catching fish. The more reputation points you accumulate while fishing, the further you'll progress in your Fishing notoriety. Before you know it, you'll find yourself launching your own Fishing Boat to catch even those slippery Legendary Fish!
What: Fishing Frenzy Competition
When: Friday, August 17 thru Sunday, August 19
Where: Docks of Port Royal, Tortuga, Padres del Fuego, and Fishing Boats
And while hooking all those exotic fish, yer also earning gold and loot to boot!
Best of luck, and we hope to hear a fish tale or two from you...