New Pokémon Snap: Everything we know.
20 years after the original opus, Nintendo will retry the adventure in 2021 with New Pokémon Snap. What to expect with the next big Nintendo Switch exclusive in 2021?
Here’s everything you need to know about New Pokémon Snap.
New Pokémon Snap release date and pre-orders:
The appointment is for April 30, 2021, the official release date of New Pokémon Snap exclusively on Nintendo Switch. The pre-orders of the game are already open for the majority of dealers.
The inevitable pre-order bonuses should be there, but nothing has been announced in France for the moment.
The story, gameplay, and features:
The title takes players to the Lentis Islands, wonders with varied ecosystems ranging from lush jungles to immense deserts. The many Pokémon ready to pose, where the goal is to photograph as many creatures as possible in their habitat for a study.
Ecological led by Professor Mirror and his assistant Rita, who will note their pictures according to the Pokémon’s posture, its size in the image, or whether it is facing them or not.
From the Neo One, an automatic vehicle allowing safe passage through preserved spaces, photographers can use Lentis Tender Apples to attract the attention of Pokémon and observe their reactions.
Also, some creatures and plants sometimes emit a flicker unique to the Lentis region called Lumina.
According to the official game description, New Pokémon Snap will have online components, without specifying what. Note that the game will support cloud saves only if you have a Nintendo Switch Online subscription. Stay tuned for the next update.