Lives in a school at sea, but returns to the rivers to spawn.

Fish Behaviour

Size20-49 In.


A shad is a type of fish that is obtainable through Fishing. It can be found during spring, summer, fall in the River while the weather is raining. It can be sold at a base price of 60g, 75g for the silver quality, and 90g for the gold quality. A shad can be caught in the size range of 20-49 inches. When consumed, you will recieve a boost of 25 energy, and 11 health.



SeasonSpring, Summer, Fall
Time9:00 AM � 2:00 AM
Level RequirementNo Fishing Level Required

Healing Effect

Energy Gain25 Energy
Health Gain11 Health

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