Barbed Hook

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Barbed Hook
Barbed Hook.png
Makes your catch more secure, causing the "fishing bar" to cling to your catch. Works best on slow, weak fish.
Information
Source: Fish ShopCraftingFestival of Ice
Sell Price: Gold.png500g

Crafting
Recipe Source: Fishing Skill Icon.png Fishing (Level 8)
Ingredients: Copper Bar.png Copper Bar (1)Iron Bar.png Iron Bar (1)Gold Bar.png Gold Bar (1)

The Barbed Hook is a Tackle, that helps fishing by keeping the fishing bar attached to the catch. It can be purchased from Willy's Fish Shop for Gold.png1,000g, or crafted. It can also be won from the Festival of Ice. It may randomly roll into the Traveling Cart stock for Coin Icon1,500-2,500g.

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Bundles

It is not used in any bundles.

Quests

It is not used in any quests.

Notes

  • You can move the fishing bar while a Barbed Hook is in use, although it is more difficult, especially with slower fish. The more the fish darts up and down, the easier it is to move the fishing bar manually, and the less effective the Barbed Hook is.
  • Crafting and selling a Barbed Hook is Gold.png70g more profitable than selling 1 Copper Bar, 1 Iron Bar, and 1 Gold Bar, unless you have the Blacksmith Profession.