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I just caught a shiny silcoon (male), is this really rare?

4 votes
asked Jul 21, 2010 by Pokeperson
Boy, did this get a lot of answers fast!
Laugh out loud, I know

2 Answers

6 votes
 
Best answer

Yes, since you have only a 1 in 8192 chance of seeing a Shiny Pokemon.

answered Jul 21, 2010 by trachy
And People said my shiny golbat was COMMON!
5 votes

Yes, the chance of finding a shiny pokemon are 1/8192. Ive only found two shinies my whole life(besides the Red Gyrados). I found a shiny Donphan and Cascoon.

answered Jul 21, 2010 by Swampert
i have shiny: gyrados,ditto and ursuring