Bassmaster Fishing 2022 New Player Guide

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How do you catch fish in Bassmaster Fishing 2022?

Bassmaster Fishing 2022 Tips and Tricks

Gear Guide Changing Lures

From you boat you can access your tackle box to change rod and reels, lures and line. To easily access your tacklebox/inventory use the Y button /triangle button.

How to change Lures in Bassmaster Fishing 2022

From this menu you can add a new rod and reel or change an existing set up. If you want to change from a spinning reel to a bait caster reel you will have to first change your fishing rod.

In the photo about I have no weight selected this will allow you to attach diving crankbaits, lipless crankbaits, top water lures, spinners and buzz baits, spoons, and the Jenkolistic swimbait.

This realistic, five section, jointed swim-bait is a fish magnet! It’s unique loud knocking rattle system calls the fish and provokes more strikes. You can fish this bait most anywhere from deep to shallow.


When added a jig head or other rig with a hook you will then be able to select a different range of lures including soft plastic lures, and swim baits

The Gill Swimbait by 13 fishing

On the normal scale, hook sizes are denoted with a number, e.g. 8 or 12. In this scale, the higher the number, the smaller the hook is. For example, a size 8 hook is larger than a size 12 hook

Bassmaster Fishing 2022 Game has two normal size hooks the #1 and #2 jig head, and Ned rig. You will also see them already preinstalled with different weights under the Texas, Carolina and drop shot section.

In the aught scale, the larger the number before /, the larger the hook is.

Bass fishing hook sizes range between 1, 1/0 and 2/0. The smaller size is perfect for worms around 6 inches, while the larger is better for 8-inch worms or 6-inch lizards. Using those baits, your bass fishing hook sizes will also hold a fish capable of eating the bait.

In Bassmaster Fishing 2022 what is a Texas Rig?

The Texas rig has a bullet weight attached in front of the hook. You will find them listed with examples like this

Below is a Texas Rig with a 1/2 oz weight and a #1 hook.

You can select a Texas Rig with a 1/2oz weight and different size hooks all the way up to 5/0.

A Carolina Rig Vs Texas Rig

If you’re fishing in shallow waters, a Texas rig is unrivaled. Texas rigs are best suited for presenting really large baits like craw worms and bulky jigs. Carolina can be used with small or medium-sized baits (like soft plastic bait), A Carolina rig is an excellent choice when fishing in deeper water

Bassmaster Fishing 2022 Game Controls

Casting Controls

Basic Cast Control

  1. Basic Cast Control is enabled in the settings menu under “Game Settings” by
    changing the ‘Casting Method’ to ‘Basic Cast Control’.
  2. In order to enter the casting ‘state’, press Right Click (LT/L2) while in-game by
    the water’s edge, and a power bar will then appear.
  3. Hold down Left Click (RT/R2) to start filling the power bar.
  4. Release the button to cast. However, avoid going into the red zone, as accuracy of
    the cast will be lost.

Switching from Long to Short Range Casting

Began by using the LT / L2 to Start Casting and then to switch between long, medium and short range casting press the left stick on Xbox or L3 on PlayStation

Switching Camera Views

Change Camera Under/Above Water Xbox LS Press / PlayStation L3

Fighting Fish UI

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How to find Hot Spots in Bassmaster Fishing Game.

Using your fish finder to locate fish is a simple process. Slowly driving your boat around to locate large schools of fish and stopping to fish those spots you can quickly find new and exciting hot spots to fish.

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