Here are the year’s finest fishing releases, selected by Angler’s Mail – and regularly updated to keep you in tune with what’s impressed us.

THE Prologic BAT+ alarms tick a lot of boxes considering their ‘keen’ price point. The heads come with five sensitivity settings and six volume levels plus a silent mode, they…

THE latest generation of DAM Quick FZ reels come with a 6.2:1 gear ratio – useful for working lures slow and fast. They feature a more open rotor, a lightweight…

AS technology, and materials advance, so will rod design, enabling Greys to launch their best ever carp rod – the Xlerate range – and it looks pretty special. They’ve managed…

THE Mitchell Avocet Match RZ4000 is a tidy little reel package, on its way from Pure Fishing. Out this autumn, it’s a robust feeder reel, set to handle bagging on…

BACK in the summer I reported on the exciting Sonik Vader X carp rod and reel launch, and how much value for money it offered. I promised to return to…

I CAN see this tackle box, geared around storing your carp terminal tackle, proving to be pretty popular. Securing magnetically, the hard, clamshell-style case comes with a ruler for helping…

THINKING of splashing out on a set of top-end carp rods? The new Kodex KX-i carp rods are something special, and certainly one of the best carp rod launches of…

AMERICAN firm Cadence launched in the UK last week, as we revealed in our news pages. I can confirm that some very exciting rods and reels are here, specially designed…

THE new Saber DPM Evalevel Carp Crib is another addition to their popular, easy-on-the-eye camouflage range. It ticks a lot of fish care boxes, and comes fully padded. Made from…

I KNOW that a lot of anglers have got their ‘fishing mojo’ back after going down the light lure route, where even a modest perch or ‘jack’ can ‘run you…