Fish
Fish
1.5
4.8
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Fish free download for Mac

Fish for Mac1.5

12 September 2007

Virtual desktop aquarium.

What is Fish for Mac

Fish is an aquarium simulator. It allows you to add fish to an underwater environment and customize them.

Fish show complex behavior. You can feed them, see their evolution as they grow, use different cameras to track them, and save different aquariums for later usage. Fish can be shared with others over the local network using Rendezvous.

What's new in Fish

Version 1.5:
  • Full screen anti-aliasing (FSAA). Stay on 1.4 if it's too slow on your mac.
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papericons
papericons
Feb 9 2012
1.5
5.0
Feb 9 2012
5.0
Version: 1.5
Great graphics, interactive and still works in Lion (10.7.3). Last update was a little over four years ago so hopefully we will get another which will make t last another few years.
Haloce-002
Haloce-002
Oct 13 2008
1.5
0.0
Oct 13 2008
0.0
Version: 1.5
Pretty and 3D
TwisterMc
TwisterMc
May 14 2006
1.3
4.8
May 14 2006
4.8
Version: 1.3
I love this. It's great quality, free and runs beautifully! Thanks.
ð-Born-Yeterday-ð
ð-Born-Yeterday-ð
Apr 30 2006
1.3
5.0
Apr 30 2006
5.0
Version: 1.3
No complaints with an eMac & 10.4.6 It keeps the kids busy enough & out of trouble. There is room for improvement with graphics & more customizable options, but for a free application it's more than just good! So it still deserves top marks from me! Thanks and keep up the great work!
Guest
Guest
May 21 2005
1.2
4.8
May 21 2005
4.8
Version: 1.2
Really fun. The different cams to view the fish are great. I can't believe this is a free app.! Thank you.
Guest
Guest
Apr 28 2005
1.2
4.8
Apr 28 2005
4.8
Version: 1.2
Yes, v1.2 now does work with 10.3.8 and 10.3.9! Now I can present this to Lord Darth...
Guest
Guest
Apr 28 2005
1.2
4.8
Apr 28 2005
4.8
Version: 1.2
1.2 now work..
Guest
Guest
Apr 24 2005
1.1
0.0
Apr 24 2005
0.0
Version: 1.1
For people not using 10.4, there's still available version 1.0. Version 1.1 is a quick fix for Tiger users... Although it adds a new behavior for feeding. There's a link on the website that points to vesion 1.0; but here it is: http://web.salleurl.edu/~tm05788/Fish.sit
Guest
Guest
Apr 24 2005
1.1
4.8
Apr 24 2005
4.8
Version: 1.1
quits on opening
Guest
Guest
Apr 23 2005
1.1
4.8
Apr 23 2005
4.8
Version: 1.1
Of no use what so ever, but awsome execution. Made me smile :) Very nicely done.
Guest
Guest
Jan 7 2005
1.0
4.8
Jan 7 2005
4.8
Version: 1.0
Terrific
Guest
Guest
Jan 5 2005
1.0
4.8
Jan 5 2005
4.8
Version: 1.0
Wonderful free app. My kids love it..it is so real & they don't get as upset when virtual fish die as they do with real fish! Perfect for older kids too...shows birth, life, breeding & death. THX!
Guest
Guest
Jul 15 2004
1.0
4.8
Jul 15 2004
4.8
Version: 1.0
For everybody who gets a black screen it might be that your computer is being used up by other apps (try quitting some) or you might not have the graphics card that you need.
Guest
Guest
Jul 9 2004
1.0
4.8
Jul 9 2004
4.8
Version: 1.0
Thanks to the developer for an intriguing and relaxing game that mostly requires my attention rather than interaction. Only problem I have is that I get a total black screen if I try full screen.
Guest
Guest
Jul 8 2004
1.0
0.0
Jul 8 2004
0.0
Version: 1.0
Well I think its kinda fun.
Guest
Guest
Jul 7 2004
0.98
4.8
Jul 7 2004
4.8
Version: 0.98
So the way to the level field was never found. We searched and searched, but within our weary souls we could not discover what we once so eagerly percieved as being ever present.
Guest
Guest
Jul 2 2004
0.98
0.0
Jul 2 2004
0.0
Version: 0.98
I'm still kind of new to mac, I don't know if a screensaver is as simple as a single *.scr file or something like it is in windows... if so this program would be cool if it allowed you to design your fishtank and then export it as a screensaver... aside from screensaver i cant ever see having enough free time (down time) on my hands to display a fish tank on my desktop.
Guest
Guest
Jun 22 2004
0.98
4.8
Jun 22 2004
4.8
Version: 0.98
Oriol; I picked up this progtam from the begining and suggested things that now I see being put into Fish . Its really nice to see some programmers are listening to the people who use the programs frist hand. Thanks for giving us " Macers " somthing with hands-on fun. Keep up the run!!!!!!!!!!!!
Guest
Guest
Jun 22 2004
0.98
4.8
Jun 22 2004
4.8
Version: 0.98
(on eMac w/10.3.4) Installed and started up normally, went to a black screen in full-screen mode, crashed when returning to window mode.
Guest
Guest
Jun 22 2004
0.98
4.8
Jun 22 2004
4.8
Version: 0.98
Improvements aside, Speech should be an option and not active upon launch. Too many system resources in the BG hog up ram.
Guest
Guest
Jun 22 2004
0.98
4.8
Jun 22 2004
4.8
Version: 0.98
Be nice if you could run yor aquarium as a screensaver module. Then you could use Backlight to run it on your desktop and that would rock.
Guest
Guest
Jun 18 2004
0.97
4.8
Jun 18 2004
4.8
Version: 0.97
Running 10.3.4 mine launched fine -- still getting a black screen when I try the full screen mode, though. Pressing esc I get back with no problems. Not complaining; it's a fun little app, especially for the price!
Guest
Guest
Jun 18 2004
0.97
4.8
Jun 18 2004
4.8
Version: 0.97
Running 10.3.4, this version (0.97) will not launch. Previous versions ran ok.
Guest
Guest
Jun 17 2004
0.97
4.8
Jun 17 2004
4.8
Version: 0.97
Pretty cool little app. Not a screen saver (no "Saver File" for one thing)... more of a "fish in the wild" simulator, that tracks metabolism, energy and other vital signs. Nothing like Marine Aquarium, so don't expect it to be a competitor for the same. Graphics are not bad, but nothing close to MA.
Guest
Guest
Jun 17 2004
0.97
4.8
Jun 17 2004
4.8
Version: 0.97
whooo whooo nice luv the developer niceness tell me more bout his stuff post it somewhere
Guest
Guest
Jun 16 2004
0.97
4.8
Jun 16 2004
4.8
Version: 0.97
this is great fun and getting better all the time. thank you for putting so much effort into this...and for free. what a great developer.
Guest
Guest
Jun 14 2004
0.96
4.8
Jun 14 2004
4.8
Version: 0.96
Hello ! Sorry for my english, im not fluent ! Well, im on mac system 10.2.8. OS X When i try to launch the fish app., nothing. When i double clicking the fish icon nothing changes. I try to launch it like an application. How ever, the icon appears in the apple menu, "recents elements". How can i run this app? thank you !
Guest
Guest
Jun 8 2004
0.96
4.8
Jun 8 2004
4.8
Version: 0.96
AWESOME!!!
Guest
Guest
Jun 7 2004
0.96
4.8
Jun 7 2004
4.8
Version: 0.96
Dude, this is really cool. The updates keep coming so fast. Do you have a life outside of your computer? (I mean that in a good way) Pretty darn impressive man.
Guest
Guest
Jun 6 2004
0.96
4.8
Jun 6 2004
4.8
Version: 0.96
This is beyond cool. Wow, what a cool program. You rock
Guest
Guest
May 21 2004
0.951
4.8
May 21 2004
4.8
Version: 0.951
This certainly has potential. I would recommend to add detail to the fish, including swimming animation (right now they're to static, like a solid plastic fish floating around). More plants of different varieties. More fish species. Add sound & visual of an air element bubbling & water coming back into the aquarium. ... and it's a winner :)
Guest
Guest
May 21 2004
0.951
4.8
May 21 2004
4.8
Version: 0.951
The program just keeps getting better! Many thanks to the developer for creating such a wonderfurl new way for me to wast time.
Guest
Guest
May 20 2004
0.951
4.8
May 20 2004
4.8
Version: 0.951
totally cool. The way you can drag the view when it's in full screen is the icing on top :) The key combo to get out of the full screen could be a little more intuitive though, like "F" for instance ;) I wish the graphics were a little more detailed, but my old Mac would probably chock on it anyway... Although I don't think I'll use it on a regular basis, it's very fun to play with for a while. Well done GUI and cool features.
Guest
Guest
May 20 2004
0.951
4.8
May 20 2004
4.8
Version: 0.951
How about an option to save/export as a screen saver?
Guest
Guest
May 20 2004
0.951
4.8
May 20 2004
4.8
Version: 0.951
How about an option to use panels instead of drawers?
Guest
Guest
May 17 2004
0.95
4.8
May 17 2004
4.8
Version: 0.95
If Applescript support were just added for: Tell Application "Fish" Activate Go FullScreen Close FullScreen End Tell Then you would be able to use this in conjunction with Script saver to have Fish on when your computer is Idle
Guest
Guest
May 17 2004
0.95
4.8
May 17 2004
4.8
Version: 0.95
Woah! The shark is animated!!! Was that there before? Make them all do that! Make them all do that! Thats the BEST!
Guest
Guest
May 17 2004
0.95
4.8
May 17 2004
4.8
Version: 0.95
Not sure if its a big or not but opening a file from the previous version seems to have changed my fish species. Orange goldfish are not Black Angelfish, Black Goldfish are not Orange Goldfish. Request: A cam that circles the perimeter of the environment and is aimed toward the center. Adjustable speef of circling would be nice. I like the moving cam but target cam is too eratic to really be easy on the eyes.
Guest
Guest
May 16 2004
0.95
4.8
May 16 2004
4.8
Version: 0.95
Well done Oriol! A cool app and well done job! ...and that as a Graduation Multimedia Engineering project! Hope you'll take it few steps further; Editing options for environment, fish, vegtation, sociability. (Check Jon Klein's Breve's samples and documentation).
Guest
Guest
May 16 2004
0.95
4.8
May 16 2004
4.8
Version: 0.95
...and it's free!? Man... Aquazone was a rip... This app rocks!
Guest
Guest
May 12 2004
0.94
4.8
May 12 2004
4.8
Version: 0.94
real cool app! keen on progress!
Guest
Guest
May 12 2004
0.94
4.8
May 12 2004
4.8
Version: 0.94
Hey, this thing is pretty darn cool. Good job! It'll be great to see what happens with it as it progresses. Cant wait till the fish move their tails & stuff. Rendevous aquarium sharing? Thats great, though I dont have any shared aquariums to choose from. It would be really cool to be able to modify the aquarium environment. Few points... 1. Does the color options for each fish actually do anything? 2. Maybe hide the mouse in full screen mode? Cool app.
Guest
Guest
May 12 2004
0.94
4.8
May 12 2004
4.8
Version: 0.94
Runs on Mac 10.2.8, therefore, minimum system requirements incorrectly state 10.3. Keep up the good work, this program seems to be developing nicely.
Melissa3
Melissa3
May 11 2004
0.93
0.0
May 11 2004
0.0
Version: 0.93
To escape full screen mode try pressing and holding the shift key and then the esc key... works well for me ;)
Guest
Guest
May 11 2004
0.93
4.8
May 11 2004
4.8
Version: 0.93
don't fish die if they are overfed?
Guest
Guest
May 11 2004
0.93
0.0
May 11 2004
0.0
Version: 0.93
I am on an iMac, flat panel model, have no problem switching from full screen & back. When in full screen I simply press "esc" key and voila, back to window/control. Nice app and very enjoyable, I use "fish" for screensaver when I know i am going to be away from my computer for a short break. Works smooth. Thanks....
Guest
Guest
May 8 2004
0.92
0.0
May 8 2004
0.0
Version: 0.92
I can't reproduce the fullscreen bug, but i've been told that alt+apple+esc reverts to normal screen
Guest
Guest
May 8 2004
0.92
4.8
May 8 2004
4.8
Version: 0.92
There was "trouble" on full screen before, now it's "broken". Don't even try if you don't have another machine to ssh in from!
Guest
Guest
May 7 2004
0.92
4.8
May 7 2004
4.8
Version: 0.92
Love it!
Guest
Guest
May 2 2004
0.91
0.0
May 2 2004
0.0
Version: 0.91
Kind of cool and fun. Nice graphics. Worked fine for me. The novelty might wear off after a while but it's fun to keep around. Very relaxing when you are at work. :)
Guest
Guest
May 2 2004
0.91
0.0
May 2 2004
0.0
Version: 0.91
Really cool but novelty wears thin quickly, to tell you the truth. But please keep up the good work, it's impressive. :)
Guest
Guest
May 1 2004
0.91
4.8
May 1 2004
4.8
Version: 0.91
Absolutely would not download in IE, but I got it with Safari. My screen goes black with full screen too, but it went back to normal when I pressed ESC. I think it's a neat app just as it is, except that I also can't get full screen. I'd love it as a screensaver.
Guest
Guest
May 1 2004
0.91
4.8
May 1 2004
4.8
Version: 0.91
very cool. I like all the different options for the fish. I've never been a computer fish person but I suppose once in a while while I'm reading I might use this :)
Guest
Guest
May 1 2004
0.91
4.8
May 1 2004
4.8
Version: 0.91
Full screen didn't go black this time, but neither could I get OUT of full screen or quit the program.
Guest
Guest
Apr 30 2004
0.9
4.8
Apr 30 2004
4.8
Version: 0.9
When I went to full screen it just went black... and that was that. I had to ssh in and kill it to get to my desktop again.
Guest
Guest
Apr 30 2004
0.9
4.8
Apr 30 2004
4.8
Version: 0.9
"ummm... why not finish it and then make it available, by the description alone I'm not interested. beta is one thing, half done is another." I'm not the dev; just some random guy. By making it available, he's not making anyone download it. If you only like finished software then only use finished software. Some of us like teaseware.
Guest
Guest
Apr 30 2004
0.9
4.8
Apr 30 2004
4.8
Version: 0.9
Nice little app! Good job!
Guest
Guest
Apr 30 2004
0.9
4.8
Apr 30 2004
4.8
Version: 0.9
Wow, this is a surprisingly cool and fun app. The gui is very clean and intuitive and the features are impressive. Love it! The fishes could need some more detail and textures, but i'm sure it's on the todo list. Also, the floor texture sometimes flickers like crazy when in fullscreen mode. Otherwise, great app, well done. *****
James-Lumgair
James-Lumgair
Apr 30 2004
0.9
4.5
Apr 30 2004
4.5
Version: 0.9
Its actually surprisingly fun! There's more to it than i though there would be. Nice little app!
Free
4.8
0.0
App requirements: 
  • Intel 32
  • PPC 32
  • Mac OS X 10.2.8 or later
Application is not under development & not supported.

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