New Pokémon Snap release date, information revealed

Yesterday Pokémon shared details about what to expect from its 25th anniversary, today we’re learning more about New Pokémon Snap! The game will be released on April 30 and pre-orders are now open!

The game takes place in the Lental region, which has varied locales including jungles and deserts. Players are tasked with learning more about the Illumina Phenomenon, which makes Pokémon glow. The region’s academic expert, Professor Mirror, wishes to discover what is causing it.

During your adventure, you will be able to fill your own Pokémon Photodex and aim to take pictures of Pokémon in their natural habitats, which will be scored based on your performance.

Let us know what you thought of the new trailer and the mysterious Illumina Phenomenon in the comments below or on Discord!