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World of Warcraft Item Guide: Fishing Equipment

by: Finn Orfano ; edited by: Michael Hartman ; updated: 4/18/2012 • Leave a comment

A look into the different fishing equipment in world of warcraft that you can use to boost your fishing skill level and your chance of getting better fish.

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    Basics

    World of Warcraft has three secondary professions, but the most fun of these is the fishing profession. Don your fishing cap and strap on an Iron Fishing pole (don't forget your lures!) and head down to a local water source to see what treasures you can fish out.

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    Fishing Poles

    Fishing Pole – Basic fishing pole is bought from a vendor or given during a quest "Red Snapper – Very Tasty".

    Blump Family Fishing Pole – Gives a +3 to fishing skill and is part of the quest "The Family and the Fishing Pole".

    Strong Fishing Pole – Gives a +5 to fishing skill and is a vendor bought item.

    Darkwood Fishing Pole – Gives a +15 to fishing skill and is a rare item found in waters around Stonetalon Mountains, Hillsbrad Foothills, and Ashenvale.

    Big Iron Fishing Pole – Gives a +20 to fishing skill and is a drop.

    Seth's Graphite Fishing Pole – Gives +20 to fishing skill and is from the quest "Rather Be Fishin'.

    Nat Pagle's Extreme Angler FC-5000 – Gives +25 to fishing skill and is given in the quest "Snapjaws, Mon".

    Arcanite Fishing Pole – Gives +35 to fishing skill and is given as a reward in the fishing competition "Stranglethorn Fishing Extravaganza".

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    Fishing Line

    Spun Truesilver Fishing Line – Gives a +3 to fishing skill and is a quest reward in the daily fishing quests.

    High Test Eternium Fishing Line – Gives +5 to fishing skill and is given in the Stranglethorn Fishing Extravaganza in a rare fish turn-in.

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    Fishing Gear

    Fishing Chair – Gives the ability to fish while seated and is from a TCG loot card.

    Enchant Gloves – Fishing – Gives +2 to fishing and is an enchant.

    Captain Rumsey's Lager – Gives +10 to fishing skill and is a daily fishing quest reward.

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    Fishing Lures

    Shiny Bauble – Gives a +25 to fishing skill and is a vendor item or in the quest "Red Snapper – Very Tasty".

    Nightcrawlers – Gives a +50 to fishing skill and is a vendor item and as a drop from undead enemies.

    Aquadynamic Fish Lens – Gives a +50 to fishing skill is from the quest "Electropellers".

    Bright Baublers – Gives a +75 to fishing skill is a vendor item.

    Flesh Eating Worm – Gives a +75 to fishing skill and is a drop from the Rotted Ones.

    Fishing Hat Lure – Gives a +75 to fishing skill and is a spell.

    Sharpened Fish Hook – Gives a +100 to fishing skill and is a daily fishing quest reward.

    Aquadynamic Fish Attractor – Gives a +100 to fishing skill and is a vendor item or an engineered made item.

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    Fishing Wear

    Lucky Fishing Hat – Gives +5 to fishing skill and is from the Stranglethorn Fishing Extravaganze as a rare fish turn-in.

    Wearther Beaten Fishing Hat – Gives +5 to fishing gear and is a daily fishing quest reward.

    Nat Pagle's Extreme Anglin' Boots – Gives a +5 to fishing skill and is from the Stranglethorn Fishing Extravaganze as a rare fish turn-in.

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    See Also...

    Have Fun Trunk Fishing in World of Warcraft

    Fishing in Stranglethorn Vale

    Fishing Equipment

    Fishing Quests

    Fishing Daily Quests

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