Are you getting a hang of your photography skills? Want to see how you fare against other Pokemon photographers? This guide will tell you all about the Ranking System in New Pokemon Snap (Pokemon Snap 2) and how you can climb up the ranks.
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One of the online features available in New Pokemon Snap is the ability to connect with trainers around the globe. There are ranking systems as well that has leaderboards for players who play on the same language as you, as well as global leaderboards!
One of the ranking systems is the Total Photodex Score, which sums up the photo scores of each registered snap in your Photodex. With this in mind, the easiest way to climb the rankings is by consistently taking a lot of high quality photos. Make sure you understand how to net high scores on each of the judgement criteria to rack up those points for your Total Photodex Score.
Another leaderboard is where players are ranked based on their Total Course Score. After beating the main story, you'll unlock Course Scores, which is based on how thoroughly you explored a course. You can accumulate Course Score by taking quality shots of as much Pokemon as possible in a single run.
A great way to rack up points for Course Scores is to use Burst Mode, also unlocked at post-game, and use it on Pokemon behavior that will yield 4-star snaps.
The third and last ranking system is for individual Course Scores. This one's the same as the previous leaderboard except here, players are ranked based on their Course Score on each course. Check each island and areas to see how well you explored a course compared to other players online!
|How to Raise Your Research Level Quickly||How to Get a High Star Ranking|
|All Secrets and Easter Eggs||Post Game Contents and 100 Percent Guide|
|How to Use Auto Select Efficiently||How to Unlock Burst Mode|
|All Ancient Ruin Locations||All Crystabloom Locations|
|Hidden Paths Guide: All Branching Route Locations||How to Get Behind the Waterfall|
|How to Get 10 3-Star Photos in One Run||How to Get 10 4-Star Photos in One Run|
|All Research Spot Locations||How to Get a High Course Score|
|How to Unlock All Research Titles||How to Unlock All Profile Icons|
|How to Unlock All Stickers||How to Unlock All Filters|
|How to Unlock All Frames||List of Unlockables|
|How Long is New Pokemon Snap?||Is New Pokemon Snap Multiplayer?|
|Amiibo Compatibility||Are There Shinies? Color Variation Guide|
|How to Change Your Name||How to Speed Up the Neo-One|
|How to Save||Evolutions Guide: How Do Evolutions Work?|
|What is in the Whirlpool in Maricopia Reef?||-|
|How Does Online Play Work?||How to Get a High Ranking Online|
|How to Get Sweet! Medals||-|
|Mechanics and Game Controls|
|Controls and Best Settings||How to Print New Pokemon Snap Photos|
|Camera Guide: Camera Features and How to Use||Photo Editing Mode Guide|
|How to Change Your Language Settings||How to Use Re-Snap|
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