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A first person Pokémon photography game released in 2021 for Nintendo Switch.

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How to get a score over 9,000,000 on the ruins course?

Is there a secret score multiplier in Pokemon snap? I have a score in the 5 millions like the rest of the top players other than this one person. With 15 Pokemon in ruins, it would take a score of ...
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How Exactly are Sweet Medals Calculated in New Pokémon Snap?

Does anyone know exactly how Sweet Medals are calculated? When you give Sweet Medals out to other players they are always in multiples of 10, however checking your own Sweet Medals received will show ...
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Where do you find Mew?

I noticed from this question that Mew is in the game. However I've beaten the game and never even saw one. Where is Mew? Please provide a hint rather than a solution. Or at least, put the solution ...
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Multiple Profiles/Players on New Pokemon Snap?

I just recently purchased New Pokemon Snap Digital Download on my Switch. My husband has a separate account on our switch and was unable to play (it was purchased on my account). If he plays on my ...
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How to effectively/quickly level Illumina routes?

I completed the main story to New Pokemon Snap, and I am going back to the previous routes and maxing out each one for 100% completion. While time consuming, the standard day/night routes are fairly ...
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Unnatural silence in New Pokemon Snap

I've been playing New Pokemon Snap for a few days, and it seems to be lacking sounds in many places I would expect it to have some, and seems to ignore my sound settings in other ways. Here are some ...
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How do I search photos by player ID?

Online profile pages in New Pokémon Snap list an ID under the player’s name. Can I search for a player’s photos if I know their player ID?
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Why are Pokemon in my Photodex marked with a crown?

Some of the Pokemon in my Photodex are marked with a small sparkling crown icon. What does this crown icon mean?
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When will I unlock every tool in New Pokémon Snap?

Trying to keep it spoiler free. I'm currently waiting to basically have all tools at my disposal before going back to regions so I know when I do runs, I have everything needed to figure out the ...
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How many Pokémon are in New Pokémon Snap?

How many pokemon are there in the game? How much pokemon should I have in my picturedex to have all those available in pokemon snap?
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Are there any non cosmetic rewards for completing requests in New Pokémon Snap?

I've completed a few random requests, but they've only given me useless stickers and titles. Is there a point to completing them other than for those things? For instance, do they give you research ...
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Does the auto-select feature in New Pokémon Snap take challenges into account?

I've collected quite a few challenges to complete, but typically I use the Auto feature at the end of a level to select the pictures. Does it take into account active challenges when deciding which ...
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Is there any difference between research level 3 and max level in New Pokémon Snap?

I maxed out the research level of the first stage, but I didn't notice any difference. Does anything change?
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How do you get expedition points in New Pokémon Snap?

After doing an expedition, you get points to level up that expedition. How do they work? Are they based on the picturedex score of the images you save? If so, does that mean it could be beneficial ...
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What's the difference between the different "frame guides" in New Pokémon Snap?

In the options, I can change "frame guide" to "Full", "Normal", or "Simple". What does this mean? What's the difference?
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How do I know which poses correspond to which stars?

Is there any rhyme or reason to how the game decides which poses are considered which stars? Or are they arbitrarily different for each pokemon?
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