Here's where you can buy the original Pokémon Snap

Pokemon Snap
Pokemon Snap (Image credit: Nintendo)

I don't know about you, but I'm freaking excited to get my hands on New Pokémon Snap for Nintendo Switch. Thing is, no release date has been announced yet, so we aren't even sure how long we'll need to wait for this awesome sequel to come out. To satiate some of my excitement, I've turned back to the old Nintendo 64 Pokémon Snap for some repreive. If you're feeling the itch to play this classic game then you're in luck, because there are plenty of places to get it without spending an arm and a leg. Oh, and if you need to buy a Nintendo 64 console, we've got you there too.

With the craziness of the pandemic, it's become incredibly hard to acquire current gen consoles. Fortunately, if you have either a Nintendo 64 console or a Wii U, you'll be able to play the original Pokémon Snap game. Here's where you can find the game, as well as the necessary consoles if you need them.

Where to buy Pokémon Snap for N64

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Pokemon Snap N (Image credit: iMore)

For the ultra nostalgic, you really can't beat buying the original Pokémon Snap 64 cartridge. Here's where you can get it:

Where to buy Pokémon Snap for Wii U

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Pokemon Snap Wii U White (Image credit: iMore)

If you have a Wii U or have the means to acquire one then you can purchase a digital copy of the game. Here's where you can buy Pokémon Snap:

Where to buy a Nintendo 64 console

Nintendo 64 Console

Nintendo 64 Console (Image credit: iMore)

Plenty of places are selling the original Nintendo 64 console. Some of these devices are used while others have been professionally renewed:

Where to buy a Wii U console

Wii U Console

Wii U Console (Image credit: iMore)

A digital version of Pokémon Snap is available for the Wii U. Here's how to get your hands on the Wii U console:

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Whether you grew up playing the original game as a kid or are interested in checking it out for the first time, Pokémon Snap is sure to provide relaxing entertainment. You can currently purchase the original game either for Nintendo 64 or as a digital download for the Wii U. Good luck acquiring the game. I hope you can take some awesome pictures of your favorite Pokémon.

Rebecca Spear
Gaming Editor

Gaming aficionado Rebecca Spear is iMore's dedicated gaming editor with a focus on Nintendo Switch and iOS gaming. You’ll never catch her without her Switch or her iPad Air handy. If you’ve got a question about Pokémon, The Legend of Zelda, or just about any other Nintendo series check out her guides to help you out. Rebecca has written thousands of articles in the last six years including hundreds of extensive gaming guides, previews, and reviews for both Switch and Apple Arcade. She also loves checking out new gaming accessories like iPhone controllers and has her ear to the ground when it comes to covering the next big trend.