'New Pokemon Snap' Headed for Nintendo Switch

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'New Pokémon Snap'

The title is a new adventure inspired by the classic Nintendo 64 game.

Pokémon Snap is coming to the Nintendo Switch. 

The Pokémon Co. revealed during a video presentation Wednesday that Bandai Namco is developing New Pokémon Snap, which will debut on the gaming system at a date to be announced. 

Tsunekazu Ishihara, president and CEO of The Pokemon Co., described the title as an updated version of the classic Nintendo 64 game Pokémon Snap, which was released in 1999. 

Players will explore deserts, beaches, jungles and islands, research and capture photos of wild Pokémon and make their own Photodex, discover new expressions and behaviors of Pokémon characters, and more. 

Also revealed during the Pokémon Direct video presentation were details about the free-to-start game Pokémon Cafe Mix, which players can preload from the Nintendo eShop starting Wednesday; expanded app offerings in Pokémon Smile; and "mega-evolved" Pokémon that will appear in the real world in Pokémon Go

View the trailer for New Pokémon Snap below.