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Bass Pro Shops®: The Strike puts the fishing rod in your hands as you head out to your favorite fishing holes, including ten of North America's greatest lakes. Featuring realistic lake bottom topography, advanced graphic life-like fish behaviors, fully customizable characters, and an abundance of boats, lures, rods, and reels, The Strike offers virtual anglers the most realistic fishing game experience to date. Participate in a variety of modes including Quick Fish, Career, and Bass Pro Shops Invitational Tournament, or you can compete with friends in boat racing and casting challenges.
--Fishing rod controller: You'll feel like you are really casting into an expansive lake filled with fish using this extremely life-like fishing rod controller. Whether casting, jigging, setting the hook, or reeling a fish in, you'll be amazed by the sensitivity and feedback the fishing rod controller provides.
--All-gamer appeal: Players of all levels will be happy with The Strike, as it offers four modes of entertaining and competitive gameplay.
--Party game: With two social arcade games (Boat Racing and Casting Challenge), The Strike is perfect for quick and friendly competitions with up to four players.
--Tournament fishing and The Bass Pro Invitational: In Career Mode, you need to understand the equipment, topography of the lakes, and specific fish behaviors in order to succeed. You'll be guided by the true rules of tournament bass fishing as if you were fishing in real life.
--Advanced engine technology: The Strike uses the advanced Infernal Engine which provides incredible water effects above and below the water, real-time time-of-day light effects, high quality 3-D fish models, and realistic fish and lure movements.
--Amazing lakes: Ten of North America's greatest lakes are realistically depicted, so you can recognize key landmarks and find your favorite fishing spots.
--Advanced underwater world: The Strike features advanced topography visuals never before seen in a fishing game. Lakebeds are detailed to include weeds, fallen trees, and rocks, along with life-like fish and lure movements, making for an authentic experience.
--Abundance of fish: The Strike features a large variety of fresh water fish, including Largemouth bass, Smallmouth bass, Striped bass, and Kentucky spotted bass, Walleye, Northern and more. Each lake also contains a legendary fish of record proportions that will challenge even the best players and experienced fishermen.
--Variety of equipment: Tailor your equipment by going to the Bass Pro Shops in-game store to select lures, rods, and reels. In tournaments, you can even win new boats!
--Statistics: The Strike tracks your fishing data, ranging from the number of successful casts to the most popular lure. The game also tracks the total weight of each species of fish caught and individual lake totals, tournaments won, and so on.
--Online leaderboards: Xbox 360 players will be able to post their fishing stats to online leaderboards for the world to see their results.