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New Pokemon Snap: How To Find Manaphy? A Detailed, Step By Step Guide

New Pokemon Snap: Learn step by step instructions on how to find Manaphy in New Pokemon Snap, its Plot details in the game and more in this guide

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Manaphy is one of the Legendary Pokemon that you need to find out in New Pokemon Snap. It is also known as the sea guardian in the game. So if you are looking for a clear guide that gives step-by-step direction on Finding this Legendary Pokemon, then you have come to the right place! In this post, we are going to have a closer look at how to find Manaphy in New Pokemon Snap, where to find Manaphy in the game and more.

How to find Manaphy in New Pokemon Snap?

You must remember one thing before moving further in this guide is that the better the quality of photographs you take, the better the star rating you will be able to get from the professor. You will be rated solely based on the quality picture you take of a particular Pokemon. If you are looking to get a 4-star rating of your photographs at all times, then you will need to capture 4 different photos of a Pokemon. You have a higher chance to miss taking a quality picture of a Legendary Pokemon if you don’t know where to look. Manaphy is a sea guardian that protects the ocean. To find this Pokemon, you need to first beat the main story. After beating the main story, you will be able to encounter this Legendary Pokemon. Below, we will give you all the possible locations you can find Manaphy in the game. Read it carefully and note them down. Because when you want to take a picture of Manaphy, this information will help you to do it without much hassle.

Maricopia Reef Level 2 at Night.

  • You need to wait patiently before you see Inkay.
  • When you see Inkay, look at the right side in order to find a Crystabloom flower.
  • After that, you need to throw an Illumina Orb at the flower.
  • When you complete this action, you will see an island straight ahead of the whirlpool that has another Crystabloom flower.
  • Now, what you have to do is to throw another Illumina Orb at it.
  • When you do it accurately, you will be able to notice that Manaphy is right next to the Wailord.
  • After spotting it, you can use the music player to get it to dance.
  • You can throw another orb at Manaphy in order to acquire more points.

Maricopia Reef Level 2 at Night Version 2

  • When you want to complete finding and taking a picture of Manaphy from this location, then you need to do it from a separate run of the level.
  • You need to just play in the level until you pass Primarina.
  • After that, scan to find an alternate path from the one that you are currently using and take it.
  • In the alternate path, you will come across 4 Lapras.
  • Hit all of them with orbs and then, play some music.
  • Once the music starts playing, Manaphy will appear near the Lapras.

Where to find New Pokemon Snap Manaphy?

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