Shinx

Shinx is an Electric type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Flash Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Diamond All of its fur dazzles if danger is sensed. It flees while the foe is momentarily blinded.
Pearl Its forelegs have a muscle-based system of generating electricity. Its body shines if endangered.
Platinum The extension and contraction of its muscles generates electricity. It glows when in trouble.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
The extension and contraction of its muscles generates electricity. Its fur glows when it’s in trouble.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
The extension and contraction of its muscles generates electricity. It glows when in trouble.
X
Omega Ruby
The extension and contraction of its muscles generates electricity. It glows when in trouble.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
All of its fur dazzles if danger is sensed. It flees while the foe is momentarily blinded.

Evolution chart

Shinx
#403
Shinx
Electric

(Level 15)
Luxio
#404
Luxio
Electric

(Level 30)
Luxray
#405
Luxray
Electric

Name origin

shine
to glow brightly
lynx
wildcat

Moves learned by Shinx

Shinx sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Shinx  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Shinx  sprite from Black & White Shinx  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Shinx Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Shinx Shiny sprite from Black & White Shinx Shiny sprite from X & Y

See all Shinx sprites

Where to find Shinx

Diamond
Pearl
Route 202, 203, 204, Fuego Ironworks
Platinum Route 202, 203, 204, Valley Windworks
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 29, 33, 36, 37, 38, 39, 46, 48, National Park
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White White Forest
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Breed Luxio/Luxray
Sun
Moon
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