How to Clear Overhead Friend Request Walkthrough | New Pokemon Snap (Switch)

This is a guide to completing Overhead Friend, a request in New Pokemon Snap (Pokemon Snap 2) for the Nintendo Switch. Here you can find what kind of photo you need, and how to take it, in order to clear Overhead Friend, as well as the reward!

Overhead Friend Map and Request Information

General Info

Course River (Day) Lv. 3
Target Pokemon New Pokemon Snap TropiusTropius
Target Pokemon 2 New Pokemon Snap WooperWooper
Quest Giver Rita
How to Unlock ・After reaching Research Level 3 in River (Day)
Request Text ・“I'm pretty sure when Tropius was flying, it was giving a smaller Pokemon a ride, too. I bet it must be one of its friends!”

Course and Map Information

Overhead Friend Map.jpg

River (Day) Walkthrough: List of Pokemon and How to Unlock

How to Clear Overhead Friend

Throw an Illumina Orb at the Bubbles

Wooper Making Bubbles.jpg

Near the start of the course, you will encounter two sets of bubbles in the river. Toss an Illumina Orb at the second set of bubbles you come across to reveal the Wooper. The first set of bubbles will only have an Arbok.

Wooper and Tropius Meet.jpg

After Wooper jumps out of the water, it will walk towards Tropius, and the two Pokemon will greet each other and venture into the jungle.

Take a Photo of Tropius and Wooper

Wooper Flying on Tropius.jpg

Later on in the course, you will see the two Pokemon again near the sleeping Swampert. Capture a photo of the flying Tropius as Wooper rides on its head. Both Pokemon need to be in the frame to count for the request, but the focus of the shot must be on Tropius.

Reward for Clearing Overhead Friend

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Ribbon 7

Completing this request will reward you with the following collectible: Ribbon 7.

List of Unlockables

New Pokemon Snap Request Walkthroughs

Lentalk Requests Guide

Belusylva Island Lentalk Requests Walkthrough

River (Day) LenTalk Requests
Overhead Friend Psychic Sidekick Drilbur Propeller
Cleffa's Training

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