Fishing is an activity you can do using a fishing rod. Fishing is an alternative way to catch pokemon instead of walking around aimlessly. Fishing only aquires water-type pokemon. When you receive a "nibble" on your rod, right click to bring a pokemon towards you and battle it. The quality of your rod determines the different pokemon you can catch.
The lowest quality fishing rod.
Can be crafted in game with three sticks, a string and a pokeball. It can also be obtained with forage.
Pokemon you can catch are: Goldeen, Magikarp, Poliwag, Remoroid, Tentacool
This rod is of higher quality than the Old Rod.
A Good Rod is an item that can be used to fish Pokémon that are found in water. It has a 1100 chance of being dropped by a Fisherman when defeated and can also be rarely obtained when using Forage on water with a Water-type Pokémon. It is possible to catch rarer Pokémon with a Good Rod than a Old Rod, but the rarest of catches are only accessible with a Super Rod. The possible catches depend on the biome that the player is currently in.
Pokemon that can be caught are: Carvanha, Chinchou, Corphish, Corsola, Feebas, Goldeen, Golduck, Horsea, Krabby, Magikarp, Mantine, Octillery, Poliwag, Poliwhirl, Psyduck, Qwilfish, Remoroid, Seel, Shellder, Slowpoke, Spheal, Staryu, Tentacool, Tentacruel, Wailmer and Wooper.
This rod is of higher quality than the Good Rod.
A Super Rod is an item that can be used to catch Pokémon that are found in water, being able to catch all Pokémon that spawn in water except Kyogre. The Pokémon that can be caught depend on the biome that the player is in. A Super Rod has a 11000 chance of being dropped by a Fisherman and can also be rarely obtained when using Forage on water with a Water-type Pokémon