New Pokémon Snap release date for Nintendo Switch announced

Lastly, some excellent news: New Pokémon Snap will be launched for Nintendo Turn on April 30, Nintendo and The Pokémon Business revealed Thursday. The follow up to the initial Pokémon Snap, launched in 1999 for Nintendo 64, will send out gamers to the Lental area, where they’ll snap images of Pokémon in the wild.

Gamers will work with Teacher Mirror and his assistant Rita “on an ecological survey to photograph Lental Pokémon thriving in nature,” according to a press release. Gamers will visit the Lental islands in an on-rails automobile referred to as the Neo-One through different courses. Lental Pokémon will be brought in to “Fluffruit,” an edible product which will surely make photographing animals in the wild a lot easier.

As with the initial Pokémon Snap, gamers’ images of Pokémon will be evaluated on their position, how big animals appear in images, whether they’re dealing with the video camera lens, and where they fall in frame. Pokémon habits which alter gradually in New Pokémon Snap, and gamers “may see Pokémon behaving in entirely new ways.” A press release likewise teases a brand-new phenomenon belonging to the Lental area: Illumina, a mystical radiance that gives off from some Pokémon.

A brand-new trailer for New Pokémon Snap reveals what’s in shop for gamers aiming to complete their Photodex.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.