Wishiwashi Walkthrough: How to Get All Stars | New Pokemon Snap (Switch)

Wishiwashi Walkthrough
This is a guide to Wishiwashi'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 Wishiwashi, and how to get a diamond star rating!

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Where to Find Wishiwashi

Photodex No. 122
WishiwashiWishiwashi
Type 1 Type 2
Pokemon Water Image -

Levels Wishiwashi Appears In

Undersea (Illumina Spot) Lv. 1 Undersea (Illumina Spot) Lv. 2

Photodex Entry for Wishiwashi

1★ Photo Example 2★ Photo Example
1 Star PhotoEnlarge 1★ (Smooth swimming!) 2 Star PhotoEnlarge 2★ (Noteworthy behavior?)
3★ Photo Example 4★ Photo Example
3 Star PhotoEnlarge 3★ (You don't see this everyday) 4 Star PhotoEnlarge 4★ (Great big whirlpool!)

1~4 ★ Photos taken by the Game8 Walkthrough Team

Lental Region Photodex: List of All Pokemon

How to Take Wishiwashi's Photo

1. Throw Illumina Orbs in its Solo Form

1st Group New Pokemon Snap - Wishiwashi FinneonEnlarge Throw the orbs at six of these Pokemon found alongside Finneon.
2nd Group New Pokemon Snap - Wishiwashi LuvdiscEnlarge Throw the orbs at six of these Pokemon found alongside Luvdisc.
3rd Group New Pokemon Snap - Wishiwashi GroupEnlarge Throw the orbs at the group of Wishiwashi.

The table above shows how to take a photo of Wishiwashi for Research Level 2 of Lental Seafloor's Illumina Spot.

Three of these Wishwashi can be found in a group of some Finneon and Luvdisc. You need to find another group to throw a total of six orbs for it to transform in its School Form.

For the third and last group, you need to throw all your Illumina Orbs at the group of Wishwashi for it to transform.

2. Throw Illumina Orbs in its School Form

Once the Wishiwashi transforms and appears in the area, throw at least three to four Illumina Orbs to reveal its glowing patterns.

How to Get All Stars for Wishiwashi

How to Take Wishiwashi 1 Star Photo

Wishiwashi 1 Star PhotoEnlarge
Caption Name Smooth swimming!

Slow and Steady

Set the Research Level to 2 for this photo. Proceed to the course until you find a group of Wishiwashi in its Solo Form. Throw Illumina Orbs and them and wait for them to transform in their School Form.

Take a photo of Wishiwashi swimming slowly in its School Form to achieve the 1 Star.

How to Take Wishiwashi 2 Star Photo

Wishiwashi 2 Star PhotoEnlarge
Caption Name Noteworthy behavior?

Fast Swimmer

Set the Research Level to 1 for this photo. Throw some Illumina Orbs at the Wishiwashi and wait for them to disappear and reappear in its School Form. Take a photo of it as soon as it gets close to you to get this 2 Star photo.

How to Take Wishiwashi 3 Star Photo

Wishiwashi 3 Star PhotoEnlarge
Caption Name You don't see this everyday

Forming Loops

Set the Research Level to 1 for this photo. Throw some Illumina Orbs at the Wishiwashi and wait for them to disappear and reappear in its School Form.

During its third transformation, the Pokemon starts to swim in loops. Take a photo of it performing this maneuver to get a 3 Star photo.

How to Take Wishiwashi 4 Star Photo

Wishiwashi 4 Star PhotoEnlarge
Caption Name Great big whirlpool!

Underwater Tornado

Set the Research Level to 2 for this photo. Proceed to the course until you find a group of Wishiwashi that appears alongside with some Finneon. Throw Illumina Orbs for it to transform into its School Form.

Throw another set of Illumina Orbs at Wishiwashi (School Form) to reveal its glowing patterns. Wait for it to swim in circles until it forms an underwater tornado. Take a photo of it next to the tornado to get the 4 Star Photo.

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