A sequel to one of the most precious and divided games in the Pokémon franchise, Pokémon Snap, has actually been announced by Nintendo, with the new game set to take the photography experiences off the rails and go on foot. Called New Pokémon Snap, the game was announced throughout Nintendo’s discussion of Pokémon games today and revealed a number of tropical locations filled with Pokémon that you can snap with your camera.
The original game saw players trip along a rail while being provided tasks such as snapping a particular number of aPokémon In the new game, the trailer appears to show that you can move easily, like a traditional adventure game, though a car was found, with the character taking snaps. The game is being developed by Namco Bandai instead of the original developer, HAL Lab, though it is currently unknown to what extend of crossover there is with the 2 developers.
The original game launched on the Nintendo 64 in 1999 and is infamous for being a game that has a hard time on emulators, so there has actually been a demand from fans to see the game return in some kind. The original game also just starred the original Pokédex of 151 Pokémon, so with a potential of over 700 Pokémon for new and returning players to snap, the game is sure to get eager professional photographers and Pokémon fans delighted.