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In the GTS, there are a ton of shiny Pokémon, specifically those three. This couldn't be a hack so what is it?

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They are from chain fishing, a new mechanic in X and Y that makes it more likely for you to find Shinys if you can get many Pokemon in a row with your fishing rod. Failing to find anything breaks the chain, as does moving from your position.

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How many catches do you need for it to be shiny?
It's really ambiguous, some get a shiny after four chains, some after four hundred.
Usually I get about 20 chains before I find my shiny, it's really all up to luck.