Pokémon Sun and Moon has a photo mode similar to much-loved N64 game Pokémon Snap.

The upcoming 3DS games let you enter first person view in certain places and snap a shot of nearby Pokémon - and you're judged on the quality of your photo.

It looks like there will be an upload mechanic for sharing your pics, and the ability to comment on a shot using pre-canned phrases. The trailer shows someone's post having received a number of upvotes, so presumably there will be a method of seeing images from friends and other players.

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Spot the Dragonite.

Nintendo and The Pokémon Company's new trailer includes a glut of fresh information - here are the biggest points:

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Here's Type: Null, a brand new Normal-type Pokémon with classical warrior-style armour. It was synthetically created, like Mewtwo.
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Next up is Jangmo-o, a dragon-type.
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Sun and Moon's Alolan form of classic Pokémon Raticate - we saw the Alolan form of Rattata recently. Apparently they have become Dark type after being hunted by other Pokémon in the region.
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Sun and Moon are set 12 hours apart, and events take place differently due to the different times of day in each.
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Lusamine is president of The Aether Foundation, the 'good' team which rivals the bad Team Skull.
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There are collectables to gather to form the legendary Pokémon Zygarde.

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