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

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

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Where to Find Jirachi

Photodex No. 213
Type 1 Type 2
Pokemon Steel Image Pokemon Psychic Image

Levels Jirachi Appears In

Ruins Lv. 1 Ruins Lv. 2
Ruins Lv. 3

Photodex Entry for Jirachi

1★ Photo Example 2★ Photo Example
1 Star Photo 1★ (In flight) 2 Star Photo 2★ (That's a hit!)
3★ Photo Example 4★ Photo Example
3 Star Photo 3★ (In flight) 4 Star Photo 4★ (A mysterious wish)

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How to Get All Stars for Jirachi

How to Take Jirachi 1 Star Photo

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Caption Name In flight

Taking Flight

You can take Jirachi's 1 Star Photo as soon as you complete the main story and have reached Research Level 2 at the Ruins.

Start the course and wait until you reach the Ancient Ruins with some Eldegoss. Look up to find Jirachi hovering below them and take its photo as soon as it flies towards your direction.

How to Take Jirachi 2 Star Photo

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Caption Name That's a hit!

Resting Well

Start the Ruins course at Research Level 2 and wait until you reach the area with six crystablooms. Look for the third Steelix statue to find Jirachi sitting on top of it. Take a photo of it to achieve 2 Star.

How to Take Jirachi 3 Star Photo

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Caption Name In flight

Twirling Around

You can get a 3 Star Photo of Jirachi once you have unlocked the Ruins at Research Level 3. Proceed through the course and look up at the ruins to spot Jirachi. Throw an Illumina Orb at it and wait for the Pokemon to twirl around.

You can also get an alternate 3 Star Photo at Research Level 2. Look for Jirachi on the Steelix statue and throw an Illumina Orb at it. Wait for it to wake up and take a photo of it striking a pose to get its 3 Star Photo.

How to Take Jirachi 4 Star Photo

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Caption Name A mysterious wish

Making a Wish

Taking a 4 Star Photo of Jirachi requires some steps. You need to activate all six Crystablooms in the ruins area and wake up Jirachi on the Steelix statue.

After lighting up all the Crystablooms, wait for Jirachi to appear near the Golurk at the exit point and play the Melody. Take a photo it holding its hands together to get its 4 Star Photo.

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1 Anonymous15 days

Can be found in the Ruins after finishing the story, Follows behind the Eldegloss at the start of the level, Take a picture for the 1 Star, hitting it with an Orb gives the 2 Star pose and sends it into the ruins, it will appear later ontop the yellow statue further in. Hit it twice more with orbs to get the T3 photo.

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