Sega Bass Fishing will release for European Wiis in March, Sega PR has confirmed to VG247, but no specific date for the game has been decided yet. The title, an update to the much-loved Dreamcast original, went gold yesterday, and wil feature four different types of bass. We’ll never get tired of that fact.
Update: Press release after the link.
HOOK, LINE AND SINKER – SEGA BASS FISHING™ TURNS TO GOLD
Get Your Tackle Box Ready For A Whopper Of An Arcade Fishing Game
Soon Available for the Wii
LONDON & SAN FRANCISCO (February 4th, 2008) – SEGA Europe Ltd. and SEGA of America, Inc. today announced that SEGA Bass Fishing for the Wii™ video game system has been released to manufacture. Developed exclusively for the Nintendo Wii, SEGA Bass Fishing is the latest addition to one of the most successful fishing game franchises of all time and is scheduled for release across Europe in March, 2008.
SEGA Bass Fishing is back and better than ever, returning with all-new intuitive controls utilising the Wii Remote™ and Nunchuk™. With over 20 different types of lures to choose from, gamers can cast using the Wii Remote to try to land one of four different types of freshwater bass. SEGA Bass Fishing also offers gamers the freedom to select time-of-day and season during play which impacts the activity of the fish, as well as their appetite and their depth. When players hook a big one, they can use the motion sensor to reel it in. Featuring 15 beautifully designed lake environments; SEGA Bass Fishing has four fun-filled game modes including Arcade, Tournament, Practice and Nature Trip.