This guide will cover all of the Pokemon that can be found in Sands (Day) of Sweltering Sands in New Pokemon Snap (Pokemon Snap 2) for the Nintendo Switch, as well as how to unlock the level. Pokemon found in each research level of Sands (Day), as well as unlock conditions and more can be found here.
List of Contents
|How to Unlock||Unlocked after reaching Research Level 2 in Jungle (Night).|
|Lv. 1→Lv. 2||30,000|
|Lv. 2→Lv. 3||50,000|
|Lv. 3→Max Lv.||60,000|
|Pinsir||Mandibuzz||Magikarp||Lycanroc (Midday Form)|
|Onix||Mandibuzz||Magikarp||Lycanroc (Midday Form)|
|Onix||Mandibuzz||Magikarp||Lycanroc (Midday Form)|
|Pokemon||Where to Find|
|Minimum Research Level 1|
|Torchic||Can be found in the oasis.|
|Lycanroc (Midday Form)||
|Pinsir||By throwing Fluffruit into the right sand pit at the end of the main course, Pinsir will leap out.|
|Magikarp||By throwing Fluffruit into the water of the oasis, a Magikarp may splash out of the water. This Magikarp is also necessary as part of the Sprinting in Surprise request.|
|Minimum Research Level 2|
|Tyranitar||Can be spotted to the right of the oasis.|
|Minimum Research Level 3|
|Research Level||Lv. 2|
At Research Level 2, you can take this Alternate Route to head to the path on the right. Run a scan near the oasis to find this Alternate Route.
|Request Name||How to Clear|
|Striking a Pose with Its Tail Research Lv. 2 or higher||
After revealing the hidden Skorupi from the three Crystablooms at the start of the stage, throw an Illumina Orb at it as it confronts another Skorupi. Take a photo as it assumes it's battle stance!
Striking a Pose with Its Tail Walkthrough
|The Flying Cacnea Research Lv. 2||
Near the start of the course, a Cacnea will stray too close to a sand tornado. Take a photo of him as he flies in the air when he gets swept up by this gust of wind.
The Flying Cacnea Walkthrough
|Where Did the Fluffruit Go? Research Lv. 2 or higher||
Make the sand vortex go away by throwing Illumina orbs at the 3 crystablooms, then throw a fluffruit where the vortex was. After Flygon picks up the fluffruit, snap a photo of Flygon feeding it to the Trapinch.
Where Did the Fluffruit Go? Walkthrough
|Munching Mandibuzz Research Lv. 3||
As soon as the level starts, Turbo all the way to the right side of the oasis. A Mandibuzz will walk out of a cave to your right. You have to feed it with a fluffruit before it flies away. Take a photo of it while it's eating the fluffruit!
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Munching Mandibuzz Walkthrough
|A Finicky Flame Research Lv. 1 or higher||
Throw an Illumina Orb at Torchic then throw a fluffruit at it.
A Finicky Flame Walkthrough
|Sprinting in Surprise Research Lv. 1 or higher||
Throw fluffruit in the water surrounding Heliolisk until a Magikarp splashes out of the water, which will cause Heliosk to be surprised and run across the water.
Sprinting in Surprise Walkthrough
|Lycanroc's Reply Research Lv. 2 or higher||
Allow Lycanroc to run atop the rock formation to reach the end of the cliff. Once it does, scan then Lycanroc will howl! Zoom in and take your shot.
Lycanroc's Reply Walkthrough
|Oasis Buddies Research Lv. 2 or higher||
Throw an Illumina orb at Torchic then at Hippowdon to cause Torchic to jump on its head.
Oasis Buddies Walkthrough
|Totally Cool Tyranitar Research Lv. 2 or higher||
Lead Lycanroc to the Tyranitar using Fluffruit. They will taunt each other before Lycanroc attempts to flee into a nearby cave. Take a photo of the moment that Tyranitar smashes the rock leading into the cave.
Totally Cool Tyranitar Walkthrough
|Onix's Mighty Leap Research Lv. 2 or higher||
After disturbing three specific Mandibuzz, they will fly as a flock over where the Onix stay. Take a photo of Onix leaping into the sky to reach these three Mandibuzz,
Onix's Mighty Leap Walkthrough
|Crystabloom||Where to Find|
|Enlarge Crystabloom 1||Three Crystabloom can be found near the start of the course. Lighting these three up will cause the nearby sand tornado to settle down, revealing a Pokemon.|
|Enlarge Crystabloom 2||This Crystabloom can be found on a rock formation to the right of the oasis. A Mandibuzz can be found roosting nearby.|
|Enlarge Crystabloom 3||This Crystabloom can be found in the middle of the Oasis. It doesn't appear to have any effect in the day.|
|Enlarge Crystabloom 4||This Crystabloom can be found near the end of the main path of the course. It doesn't appear to have any effect in the day.|
|Enlarge Crystabloom 5||This Crystabloom can be found to your right as you descend into the Onix territory when taking the alternate path.|
|Florio Nature Park|
|Park (Day)||Park (Night)||Illumina Spot|
|Jungle (Day)||Jungle (Night)|
|Sands (Day)||Sands (Night)|
|Beach (Day)||Beach (Night)|
|Reef (Day)||Reef (Evening)|
|Snowfields (Day)||Snowfields (Night)|
|Ruins of Remembrance|
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