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Can you really increase chance of shinys by breeding with a Pokemon from Japan in a US game?

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I've heard about this method.... I was wondering if it was true, and hoping someone could provide more information.

asked Jul 26, 2010 by ThatSassyGirlx89

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Best answer

It is true, it makes a 1 in 2048 chance of shiny. It is still pretty unlikely. though. :/ Another good reason for GTS.

answered Jul 26, 2010 by DarkTyphlosion
I just got a Japanese bayleef from gts the other day! I'm going to make a shiny chikorita! :D
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Yes, I dnt know why though, but I do know its true.

answered Jul 26, 2010 by Swampert