Review: Berkley Havoc

Berkley soft baits are designed for the sole purpose of helping anglers to catch more fish. The Berkley product portfolio provides a wide variety of highly effective choices from pro designed bass baits all the way to scientifically engineered baits with scent and flavor technology that encourages fish to strike and hang on longer. One thing Berkley does promise is that all of their soft baits have been fish tested and angler approved. The new line of Havoc baits is not like anything bass anglers have seen in soft baits. The ever growing product selection in the Havoc line has proven their place in both quality and value, but most importantly they have been proven in catching fish.


The Havoc line delivers action from the durable, yet flexible soft plastic construction that triggers more strikes. Fish simply can't stand to let this bait pass them by. They are made with high quality soft plastic and impregnated with a special blend of scents and salt during the injection process. The special formulation of plastic gives the Havoc line the needed level of buoyancy, which provides the unique action that draws strikes from finicky bass.


These unique soft baits are designed by professional anglers with specific shapes, actions and colors that will give anglers the edge to catch more fish at a price that can't be beaten in a quality product. Berkley innovation together with professional bass angler experience has created a new series of soft baits. Berkley's in-house scientists together with these top bass anglers have developed shapes in more than 15 colors that anglers, and especially bass have never before seen. The growing line of Havoc baits include Gary Klein's tThe Deuce , Mike Iaconellie's Smash Tube , Bobby Lane's Hawk Hawg, The Juice Worm by Boyd Duckett, Larry Nixon's Bottom Hopper, Scott Sugg's Rocket Craw, as well as Skeet Reece's Pit Boss and many others.


The versatility of the Berkley Havoc product line provides many opportunities to anglers to give the fish what they want. From punching mats to finesse fishing, with the shapes and colors available the applications in which this line can be used is endless. Berkley and their pro-staff have thought of every angle with these versatile baits.


In field test the baits performed well. They produced bass in the summer months with water temperatures in the upper eighties, which is not the best of conditions for bass fishing. The baits caught bass both at night and during the day due to the selection of style and color schemes provided. The action of the baits added to the attraction, allowing a good catch in less than favorable conditions. The generous amount of 8 baits in the package added value to the already impressive quality of the product, making this angler more than satisfied not only with the creel but the cost savings as well. Using these baits, large fish were caught, making me feel like a pro. Now it is time for you to "release your inner pro" with Berkley!Product for review provided by manufacturer.

Product Specifications

Product LineHavoc Baits
TypeSoft Plastic
Models TestedDevil Spear, Smash Tube, Pit Boss, Juice Worm, Hawk Hawg
MSRP$3.49 (USD)

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