New Pokemon Snap (Switch)

List of Characters

New Pokemon Snap Characters

This page is about the characters you will meet in New Pokemon Snap for the Nintendo Switch. Here you can get to know each character's profile as well as their role in New Pokemon Snap!

New Pokemon Snap Characters

Main Character

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The story starts with you! Choose your appearance at the beginning of the game to start your Lental Region adventure. You can choose from the different appearances you can see in the image above.

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Your main role in the game is to snap pictures of Lental Regions’ wild Pokemon to complete your Photodex Photo and research them in their natural habitat. There's a lot of Pokemon to discover, but don't worry, as you have Rita and Phil on your team. You're in good hands!

Main Character Guide: Can You Customize Your Character?

Professor Mirror

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English Voice Actor Ben Lepley
Japanese Voice Actor Ryotaro Okiayu

Professor Mirror is the main researcher in the Lental Region accompanied by his assistant Rita. He researches Pokemon and Lental’s natural environment at the Laboratory of Ecology and Natural Sciences (L.E.N.S.). He is also the one who will evaluate each Photodex Photo you take.

Introducing Professor Mirror! The Newest Pokemon Professor



English Voice Actor Anairis Quinones
Japanese Voice Actor Manami Numakura

Rita is one of the research team members in New Pokemon Snap. She is Professor Mirror's assistant and will be there to guide you in your exploration of the Lental Region.

Rita Character Profile and Introduction



English Voice Actor Griffin Burns
Japanese Voice Actor Kappei Yamaguchi

Phil arrived in Lental Region with a certain someone and decided to be part of the research team. Phil is competitive and knows photography, so he will be your rival in the game. Make sure to bring your A-Game and get ready to show everyone what you're made of!

Phil Character Profile and Introduction

Todd Snap

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English Voice Actor Erica Mendez
Japanese Voice Actor Makoto Koichi

In the last part of the official Gameplay trailer of the New Pokemon Snap, you will notice a man in the lab together with Professor Mirror, who looks very familiar. His identity was not mentioned before. But now with the game released, we can confirm that Todd Snap from N64 Pokemon Snap is indeed in the game.

Todd Snap is a professional Pokemon photographer from Kanto Region and is now in the New Pokemon Snap to help Professor Mirror plan their big survey of Lental.

Todd Snap Returns to Pokemon Snap

Captain Vince

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As you continue your research into the Lental Region, you'll learn more about the legendary Captain Vince, the original Lental Region explorer and discoverer of Illumina Pokemon.

Who is the Legendary Captain Vince?

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