New Pokemon Snap has more routes to play through than you might expect. This is because some need to be unlocked by fulfilling certain requirements, which can range from reaching a specific Research Level in an area to completing a portion of the game. Outaway Cave is one such route, and if you need help figuring out how to unlock Outaway Cave in New Pokemon Snap, rest assured that you’re not alone.
That’s why we’ve created this guide on the subject. Below you’ll find instructions on how to gain access to this location so that you can be sure you don’t miss out on any of this long-awaited sequel’s content.
How to Unlock Outaway Cave in New Pokemon Snap
Like other areas in the game, Outaway Cave can be unlocked by reaching Research Level 2 in one of New Pokemon Snap’s other areas; specifically, Shiver Snowfield’s Night variant.
This is done by taking higher quality photos of the Pokémon found in the area to increase your overall score at the end of the route. Such photos include those which catch Pokémon carrying out a specific action, or get a clear shot of one of the area’s rarer pocket monsters.
If you’d like a more detailed explanation of how to take high quality photos, we’ve got a dedicated guide on the subject you can check out here.
That’s all there is to it really. It shouldn’t be too difficult after you figure out how to get the best shots possible of the Shiver Snowfield’s Pokémon, and you’ll be on your way to photographing all of Outaway Cave’s inhabitants before you know it.
Hopefully this cleared up how to unlock Outaway Cave in New Pokemon Snap. For more on the game, check out our guide wiki. It has info on how to unlock most every other area.
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