You can get this achievement early in the game.
The first pond with fishes you'll run into is at:Ancient Forest > North side of Section 1N.B. You will find an NPC named "Piscine Researcher" near the Ancient Forest pond. Talk to him and he'll give you a critical bounty to complete: catch a fish in the nearby pond
(you don't say).
You already have a fishing rod in your base equipment, so select it with
and follow the on screen tutorial.
Basically, you have to aim at a bank of fishes, throw the line with
when a fish bites. Hooray! You caught your first fish!Warning! Be sure the controller's vibration is enabled
, since you'll get your
screen alert only during your first catch. After your first fishing, pay attention at the vibration: that's the exact moment to rapidly press
and catch the fish. The only exception are large fihes: if you catch a "big" one, you'll have to play a quick time event in order to capture it.Warning (2)! If the fishes aren't biting your bait
to slightly move it and get their attention.