To update [Fri 24th Jun, 2022 02:05 BST]: pokemon snap is now available to Switch Online Expansion Pack subscribers. You will be able to access it through the Nintendo 64 games library.
Original article [Fri 17th Jun, 2022 02:05 BST]: Nintendo has announced the launch of N64 pokemon snap it’s coming to its Switch Online service next week on June 24.
This game was originally created by Kirby developers HAL Laboratory and released on the Nintendo 64 in 1999. Players take control of Todd Snap, a photographer who is tasked with taking photos of over 60 different Pokémon by Professor Oak.
Pokémon Snap turns out to be the latest game in the line previously confirmed for Switch Online’s N64 library. Japan will also receive custom robots and the sequel at some point, but Nintendo has yet to reveal what else we can expect from the N64 service in the future.
Aside from Pokémon Snap, the most recent N64 release for the Switch Online service was Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards In May. Pokémon Snap was previously released on the Wii Shop in 2007 and on the Wii U eShop in 2016.
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