Raichu Locations and How to Get All Stars | New Pokemon Snap (Switch)

This is a guide to Raichu's Photodex entry in New Pokemon Snap (Pokemon Snap 2) for the Nintendo Switch. Here you can find out how to take one star, two star, three star, and four star photos for Raichu, and how to get a diamond star rating!

Where to Find Raichu

Photodex No. 96
Type 1 Type 2
Pokemon Electric Image Pokemon Psychic Image

Levels Raichu Appears In

Beach (Day) Lv. 2 Beach (Night) Lv. 1
Reef (Evening) Lv. 1 Beach (Day) Lv. 3
Beach (Night) Lv. 2 Reef (Evening) Lv. 2

Photodex Entry for Raichu

1★ Photo Example 2★ Photo Example
1 Star Photo 1★ (Hurry! Hurry!) 2 Star Photo 2★ (On alert)
3★ Photo Example 4★ Photo Example
3 Star Photo 3★ (Now that's a skill!) 4 Star Photo 4★ (Now that's a skill!)

1~4 ★ Photos taken by the Game8 Walkthrough Team

Lental Region Photodex: List of All Pokemon

How to Get All Stars for Raichu

How to Take Raichu 1 Star Photo

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Caption Name Hurry! Hurry!

Surge surfer

For the 1 Star photo of Raichu, simply snap a close-up photo of it surfing on its tail! Raichu is surfing in all the levels it appears in, but the final area of Beach (Day) and Beach (Night) are the best places to take the photo, as Raichu surfs closely by the player on those courses. It's also easier to get familiar with Raichu's surfing path in the Beach courses than in Reef (Evening).

How to Take Raichu 2 Star Photo

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Caption Name On alert

Alert Raichu with Scan

As Raichu surfs, use the scan to make Raichu momentarily pause and become alerted to the player's presence. Snap a photo of the alert Raichu to earn the 2 Star photo. As with the 1 Star photo, it's better to get up close to Raichu for the photo.

How to Take Raichu 3 Star Photo

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Caption Name Now that's a skill!

How to Take Raichu 4 Star Photo

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Caption Name Now that's a skill!

Star Meaning and How to Get a High Star Rating

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Lental Region Photodex: List of All Pokemon

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Normal Type Fire Type Water Type Grass Type
Electric Type Ice Type Fighting Type Poison Type
Ground Type Flying Type Psychic Type Bug Type
Rock Type Ghost Type Dragon Type Dark Type
Steel Type Fairy Type - -
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