Meta Battle Subway PokeBase - Pokemon Q&A Login Register All Activity Questions Unanswered Tags Users Ask a Question Rules Chat What is the chance of receiving shiny "loan" pokemon? 0 votes For example, the Spearow that holds mail that the man "loans" you on HeartGold. Can that Spearow possibly be shiny? If so, what are the chances? shiny heartgold asked May 12, 2011 by Kyogreruler Please log in or register to add a comment. Please log in or register to answer this question. 1 Answer 1 vote Best answer I believe the chances of getting a shiny loan Pokemon are the same as wilds: 1 in 8192. I know for a fact that it's possible, as I've received a shiny Shuckle from Mania on Gold. answered May 13, 2011 by ~-~WILL~-~ Please log in or register to add a comment. Related questions Will A Ditto From Mexico Influence My Chances Of Obtaining A Shiny? What is the chance of encountering a shiny Pokemon in horde battle? What is the chance of a Pokemon in a horde being shiny? What is the chance of getting a Shiny Pokemon with Pokerus and perfect IVs in wild? What is the exact chance of a shiny encounter on the fifth encounter in a chain? What is the chance of battling with a shiny in Random Battle, Random Double Battle and Random Triple Battle on Showdown? What is the chance of getting two shinies in one horde, with and without Shiny Charm? What is the chance of finding a shiny in the friend safari? Useful Meta Posts How to change your username How to add a user avatar Why was my post hidden? The points system Question etiquette Flags vs Downvotes Anime FAQ