Question: How Do You Catch Oarfish In New Leaf?

How do you catch an oarfish in Animal Crossing New Leaf?

Oarfish are worth 9000 bells each when sold normally and can be found at any time during the months they’re available.

When searching for them, they will only be caught from large fish shadows in the sea.

It’s best to ignore the smaller shadows and bait the waters when no large fish are able to be found.

How rare are oarfish in Animal Crossing?

The Oarfish (リュウグウノツカイ, Ryūgūnotsukai) is a fish that can be found in the ocean between December and May. It first appeared in Animal Crossing: New Leaf and can be sold for 9000 Bells.

Oarfish
Size120 cm
Shadow sizeHuge
RarityRare
Selling price9,000 Bells

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When can you catch an oarfish?

Most fish are only around during certain times of year and the Oarfish is no different. According to its Critterpedia entry, it can be found between the months of December and May. Thankfully it’s active all hours of the day, so you won’t have to plan your schedule around reeling in the elusive fish.

Where can I find oarfish?

Oarfish are a pelagic species found throughout the deep seas of the eastern Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea. They are usually found at a depth of around 600 feet (200 meters), although they have been known to go as deep as 3,000 feet (1,000 meters).