What you need to know
- Announced on June 17, 2020, New Pokémon Snap is an all new game inspired by the classic N64 game.
- New Pokémon Snap can now be pre-ordered on Amazon for $60.
- An official release date has not been announced.
When Nintendo announced New Pokémon Snap on June 17, 2020, fans were teased with some gorgeous images, but not much else. Nintendo has yet to give an official release date, and the official website only offers the trailer. But now, Pokémon photographers are one step closer to being able to dive back into this world. New Pokémon Snap is now officially available for preorder from Amazon.
For those who are unfamiliar with Pokémon Snap, the classic Nintendo 64 game tasked players with not catching all the different species of Pokémon, but rather taking the best possible pictures of every Pokémon species. It featured 63 different Pokémon species from the first gen Kanto region. Although we don't know just how many Pokémon will be featured in New Pokémon Snap, the trailer and images released so far show Pokémon from Kanto, Galar, and plenty of regions in between.
Have you already pre-ordered your copy of New Pokémon Snap? Which Pokémon do you hope will appear in this new game? Let us know in the comments below and be sure to check out our Complete Pokédex, as well as our many Pokémon game guides so you too can become a Pokémon Master!
Will you be the very best... photographer?
Gotta snap 'em all!
New Pokémon Snap is a brand new game inspired by the classic Nintendo 64 game, Pokémon Snap. Instead of catching every Pokémon you can, you're a photographer tasked with taking the best pictures of every species of Pokémon. This game features old favorites and brand new Galar region Pokémon!
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Casian Holly has been writing about gaming at iMore since 2019, but their real passion is Pokémon. From the games to the anime, cards and toys, they eat, sleep, and breathe all things Pokémon. You can check out their many Pokémon Go and Pokémon Sword and Shield guides and coverage here on iMore.