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How To Catch Red Goldfish In Persona 4 Golden?

Here's how to get the fishing rod which will enable you to get the Red Goldfish in Persona 4 Golden.

Now that Persona 4 Golden has been released on Steam, PC players have jumped at the opportunity to play this popular JRPG. This enhanced version for PC has been the talk of the town ever since it launched. The port has been widely praised, save for the annoying cutscene lag that’s haunting players. While playing, you will encounter a need for the Red Goldfish but finding it needs some work. In this guide, we will show you how to get the Red Goldfish in Persona 4 Golden.

Persona 4 Golden – Where to Find the Red Goldfish?


In order to catch the Red Goldfish, you will need the fishing rod. Let’s take a look at how to get the Fishing Rod in Persona 4 Golden.

How to Get the Fishing Rod in Persona 4 Golden?

Visit the Samegawa Riverbank and talk to the elderly man there. He will ask you for a Fishhook, so your next mission will be to find one because eventually he will give you the fishing rod.


Visit the Tatsuhime Shrine in the afternoon time and talk to the child who will be standing there. He will ask you to get him something; like a food item or a drink. Fulfill his requests to get a Tatsuhime Ladybug from him.

With this Ladybug, go to the Shiroku pub at night and speak to the lady. She will mention the Ladybug, so go ahead and give the bug to her. Then, she will proceed to feed her fish who will provide the fishhook you are looking for. She will also give you bread crumbs which will be quite handy for fishing.

Now, go back to the elderly man at the Samegawa Riverbank and give him the fishhook. He will be very pleased with you and will hand over a River Rod (Fishing Rod) to you.


Fishing for Red Goldfish

Once you have the Fishing Rod with you, start fishing with the help of bread crumbs. This will attract the fish you are looking for. The Red Goldfish in Persona 4 Golden will be very useful to earn some gems by giving it to the Lady in White at the Tatsuhime Shrine. You can also get some more items with this fish in further quests, so they are quite valuable.

So this is how you can catch the Red Goldfish in Persona 4 Golden. For more tips and tricks, be sure to keep reading our guides.