Faux Fishy
Pikmin 4 treasure
Treasure Catalog icon.
Icon for the Faux Fishy, from Pikmin 4's Treasure Catalog.
Series Toys of Giants Series
Value Icon that represents Sparklium on the wiki, based on the icon found in Pikmin 4. × 300
Weight 20
Maximum carriers 40
Locations Primordial Thicket
Dandori Challenge stages Planning Pools
Dandori Battle stages None
Total amount 1

The Faux Fishy is a treasure in Pikmin 4 it is a Japanese fish-shaped rattle.

Collecting the treasureEdit

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The Faux Fishy is lying on a platform at the northwestern edge of the Primordial Thicket. It is guarded by a Bogswallow, which should be defeated before attempting to collect it, although it is not necessary to do so. To collect this treasure, you must first use 30 Ice Pikmin to freeze the nearby mud, then use 20 Pikmin, preferably Winged Pikmin, to collect the treasure.


Schnauz's notesEdit

A sacred fish created to amuse and comfort the ancient gods. They would submerge the fish in a heavenly spring and while the hours away pretending to catch and feed it. It would seem the gods had blessed themselves with way too much free time.

Olimar's notesEdit

I'm much more used to seeing fish painted in profile instead of from the top down. I suspect this is supposed to float on the water, but I'd be quite startled to encounter a fish like this under normal circumstances.

Louie's notesEdit

This fish is too hard to chew. Inedible.


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Names in other languagesEdit

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Language Name Meaning Notes
  Japanese フナモドキ?
Imitation Carp
Nǐtài Yúr
Imitation Fish
Nǐtài Yúr
Imitation Fish
  Dutch Goddelijke karper Godly carp
  French Métacarpe Metacarp Play on métacarpe (metacarpus)
  German Götterfisch God Fish
  Italian Carpa artificiale Artificial carp
  Korean 봉어닮은꼴
  Portuguese Engodo marinho Marine bait
  Spanish Presa submarina de imitación Imitation underwater prey

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