From March 14th until March 21st, Chip is visiting Saltwater Shores. He's looking
for fish, and you're just the person to catch them for him. Four new
fish are temporarily available during this event:
In the water,
their shadow will have sparkles around them to indicate that they are a
fish special to this event. Bring what you catch back to Chip to see
how they (literally) measure up! Reach certain total length thresholds
and you'll be awarded with various prizes, ranging from kaleidoclovers
to special furniture/clothing to tourney throw nets to Leaf Tickets.
normal fishing rod, you may occasionally pull up 2 special fish rather
than just one. Renting Chip's golden fishing rod will always get your 2
fish, but it costs leaf tickets to rent. You can also use tourney throw
nets to catch 4 fish at once on the pier.
There are also a number
of Chip Challenges to complete for getting certain numbers of special
fish or special fish of a certain size. Complete them for Leaf Tickets,
tourney throw nets or more special event furniture/clothing.
Note that some of these items may have been previously acquired during previous Super Mario crossover events.
Also note that the usual 7 fish every 3 hours has been changed to 6-9 fish every three hours.
There are 4 trophies that can be obtained for reaching total length milestones:
Wood: 10.0 cm to 1,199.9 cm
Bronze: 1,200.0 cm to 2,999.9 cm
Silver: 3,000.0 cm to 9,999.9 cm
Gold: 10,000.0 cm or above
Now get out there and catch some fish!
See more information on Shamrock Shimmy events here.
Additionally, Broccolo's Band Cookie is now available from Tommy in Market Place!
March 13th until June 11th, you can unlock new furniture, clothing,
and a special memory featuring Broccolo. It costs the usual
50 Leaf Tickets, and it should be possible to acquire these cookies
from Tommy for 5000 every so often. There is also a 5 pack of the
cookies that costs 250 Leaf Tickets and grants 5+1 stamps.