Pokémon Snap is a game that has completely different gameplay compared to other games in the Pokémon franchise. It is the first game to apply the ‘shoot them up’ genre and develop whole new gameplay. Although the game uses ‘shoot em up’ gameplay, it has friendly and creative content, helping players better understand the life of wild pokemon. Players will control Todd Snap in the quest to hunt for the best photos taken in the wildlife of Pokémon. Of course, players will be supported with a unique vehicle, which is Zero-One, for players to move between different lands.
The gameplay of Pokémon Snap is unique compared to other games in the franchise. Players have a unique task, which is to take photos with a special camera and bring the best images to Dr. Oak, who given the task. However, if the player takes a normal picture, it will not make this game enjoyable. Players also have to rely on many different factors, which are the surroundings, the pose of pokemon, and the quality of the image. If the player does not get the costly pictures in the Oak report, the player will receive nothing. But if the player has a great picture of pokemon with beautiful and vividly, the player will receive many points and rewards.
The game will add more exciting features to entertain players while taking pokemon pictures, such as equipment, upgrades, and access to new lands. The diversity of the habitat of Pokémon is one of the highlights of this game, and players will have more opportunities to photograph the rare Pokémon and diverse elements. Along the way, players will have a chance to encounter legendary pokemon, and if the player successfully takes a photo of them, the reward will be massive from Oak. With the rewards that players earn, they can be used to upgrade the quality of the camera, equipment, and many accessories for players to discover many rare Pokémon around the world. The number of pokemon is huge with a wide variety of lands, and players will also have to upgrade Zero-One during the journey to cross the terrain and have a better experience.
Pokémon Snap is one of the Pokémon games that have unique and distinct gameplay compared to other games. The game has received countless positive reviews and comments from the world because of what it brings to the players and creativity within it.