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Odds of getting a shiny mawile (using masuda method)with adamant nature and the ability intimidate in x and y?

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Trying to get it. got a japanese and a mawile from my game breeding.what about a Pokemon that is the exact same except not shiny?

asked Jan 5, 2014 by redring345
This is impossible to answer currently, as we don't know how the Masuda Method will affect the Shiny chance in X and Y.
I looked all over the internet but couldn't find the answer to this question :(
kay please answer as soon as we find out.thanks :)
You know, my theory is that it is 5 times the chance. As stated on Bulbapedia, the Masuda Method chance was increased from 1/8192 to 5/8192. I imagine it wouldn't be any different.
5/8192 should be only for hordes

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'Kay, I'm gonna try answer this as best as I can.

No, the Masuda Method chance is not confirmed, however I have look around the internet and I have come to the conclusion: the Masuda Method gives a 1/1300-1400 chance of the offspring being shiny.

I don't think this proximity will matter, because I can confirm it's a very broad chance of hatching an Intimidating Adamant-natured Shiny Mawile.

Getting a Pokemon with a specific nature is 1/25.
Your Mawile will either get Hyper Cutter or Intimidate, so it will be a 1/2 it will be Intimidate. (Unless the mother or non-Ditto parent has a Hidden Ability, then the offspring will have the hidden ability)
For it to be shiny, using the Masuda Method, is a 1/1300-1400.

So, multiply the denominators, and it's roughly a 1/65,000-70,000 chance of getting an Intimidating Adamant-Natured Shiny Mawile. :D

If you want the exact chance, just tell me and I'll hide it, but in the meantime, this is about the answer.

Hope I helped. :)
Source: Bulbapedia, Serebii, and mostly Google. xD

answered Jan 5, 2014 by !'•-Indigo-•'!
selected Jan 15, 2014 by redring345
Thanks