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User -WhiteFire-

Member for: 1 year (since Oct 13, 2020)
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Gender: Male
Country: I'm a stranger on the internet. Why does it matter to you?
Favorite Pokémon: Regis, Ultra Beasts, Unova Dragons, Heatran, Dreepy
Friend Codes: 3DS: 3712 - 0158 - 5466

Showdown stuff:  

I make weird teams in Gen 8 AG that usually have some sort of gimmick. Let me know if you want a battle.
Current username: Luster0us

Gen 8 AG peak: 2042
Gen 8 Ubers peak: 1687
NDAG peak: 1976
NDMono peak: 1646
Monotype peak: 1601
Gen 8 1v1 peak: 1657
Gen 8 Randoms: 1819

Friend list: I find that the best path to take in life is the lone one.

My About Me is here so I have room for my shinies:

Hi. I'm WhiteFire. You can call me WF. It stands for "WhiteFire", but it could also stand for "Wow, fantastic!" and
"Well Fu-"

I like learning about others but don't like sharing about myself.

Everything I say here isn't always true. I could be lying and you'd never know...

Words can mean a lot. You have to remember that there's a person behind every screen, and that person has feelings just like you.

You ever go through a significant moment in your life that changes the way you act, feel towards certain things, and the way you go through life, but the ones you enjoy hanging out with can't respect your change and you realize just how big of a**holes your old "friends" are to you?


*Shiny Hunts*

Current hunts:
•Aron (Alpha Sapphire)

Future hunts:
°Snover, Ponyta, Mantyke (Diamond)
°Dratini (HeartGold)
°Unown (Diamond or HeartGold I dunno I just want one)
°Seviper, Trapinch, Latias  (AlphaSapphire)
°Falinks, Bounsweet (Sheld)
°Snivy, Litwick, Scraggy, Tynamo, Drilbur, Archen (B/W/B2/W2)

~Shiny Gallery~

This was my first shiny ever. I was doing some training and was going to leave when I decided to do one last encounter. To my surprise, it was differently colored. I caught it because I didn't know what shinies were but I knew it was special somehow.

Fire Red:
Just training some pokemon and encountered this. I was excited because I knew what shinies were and I eventually evolved it into Vileplume.


- Drifloon -> Drifblim
This was my first official shiny hunt in an actual game and not a rom. Took me about 3 days which was lucky. I evolved it into Drifblim.

-Took me over a year, I postponed it and came back, so I can proudly say I caught this damn Dialga.

I was doing random encounters hoping for Snover when this beauty showed up. I probably did like under 1000 encounters that is so lucky

I was doing Wayward Cave double encounters. It was next to a Bronzor, but beggars can't be choosers...

Phase 2 of the prison escape. Bronzer still isn't nice Ig...


-Chikorita -> Bayleef
Same day as phase 2 Zubat. A rather quick hunt thankfully, and the start of my shiny playthrough.

-Rattata -> Raticate
Joycons weren't working so I decided to hunt in HeartGold and I got it. Didn't notice it at first since I was caught up in chat, but after panicking over my low amount of Pokeballs, I caught it. Got it on my mom's Bday too.

-Zubat -> Golbat
There I was at 12:00 AM on a school night, watching Mario Kart videos and running around the Slowpoke Well. Honestly I can't complain, since Zubat has a higher spawn rate, but it's still a shiny nonetheless


-Rookidee -> Corvisquire -> Corviknight
A nice shiny to start a nice shiny playthrough. The origin of his name, Bruce, is I was trying to think of Wolverine's name, I thought of Batman's, and said Aw f#%k it. He has an Uncommon Mark too.

-Sizzlipede -> Centiskorch
Member 2. I had started an encounter and went into sleep mode, after a few hours and watching some Magic Starfish Pokers, I started hunting again and the encounter I was in was the shiny.

Pov: You try to find a picture of your crush on the Internet, but after failing, you get a shiny in 3 encounters instead. But seriously though. 643 encounters?! That was soooo quick!

-Golett -> Golurk
Well, after probably about 2,000 encounters,  I finally found this waddling ancient golem child. The fourth shiny on a weekend too! All my Sheld shinies ARE following the same pattern.

First shiny in max lair on my other file. Honestly would be happier if I didn't already have a s***ton of them from the wormholes, but a shiny is a shiny I guess...

Alpha Sapphire:

-Treecko -> Grovyle
My first hunt for my Dream Team Quest. Not much to say about it.

-Magikarp -> Gyarados
My first Magikarp and my first shiny via Chain Fishing. It came really quick, although it isn't my target.

Second member of my DTQ. Showed up while I was in a FFA Randoms. This hunt really helps me with how to successfully chain fish.

Yay my fourth Zubat haha. Got this from the horde hunt but I wanted Aron.

3rd member of my DTQ. There's nothing more satisfying than finding metal ants with bloodshot eyes while watching someone torturing one of their many iPhones by constantly freezing it and putting it in boiling hot water.
About me: Ultra Sun:

Hunted on my brothers Ultra Sun. He has a Shiny Charm, which is why I had such a quick hunt

Another quick hunt. Nicknamed Bee Pen

3rd Ultra Beast. Wasn't as quick as the others, but it certainly didn't take long

I already had my fingers on L, R, and Start when it showed up. A quick hunt, but GOD was it scary. I almost failed it, since it kept breaking out the balls and almost KOed all my pokemon. It has a Quiet nature (which uh, SUCKS!), and it's IVs are HORRIBLE! Damn, Xurkit. Really pulled a Manectric and Rayquaza all in one...

By far my quickest Ultra Beast hunt. All the trouble of preparing for Mind Blown and it didn't even use it. It also has 4 Perfect IVs, which is a first for me.

I randomly found it while viewing the encounters in the Ula'ula meadow.

Died due to Thrash confusion

This was the scariest battle for a shiny I've ever done. Unlike last time, it had a -Special Attack nature, which meant it got Attack boosts, and I missed Twave, so it wasn't statused. I wanted it in a Premier, but with a single half health Buzzwole left, I had to throw a Beast Ball. It also has 4 Perfect IVs, and due to the fail, it also follows the day-after pattern.

7 minutes ago
"Well that's a shiny"

~Wormhole Shinies~
-Grumpig x5
-Quagsire x2
-Hippowdon x2
-Swanna x9 (Failed 2 due to Brave Bird recoil)
-Stunfisk x1
-Sigilyph x3
-Magcargo x2
-Abomasnow x1
-Floatzel x3
-Yanmega x6
-Barbaracle x1
-Audino x3 (Failed one due to Leaf Blade Misclick)
-Altaria x3
-Lombre x3
-Medicham x1
-Swellow  x1 (failed due to Brave Bird recoil)
-Crustle x1
-Heliolisk x6
-Drapion x3
-Nuzleaf x1

Omega Ruby

-Wingull -> Pelipper
I decided to abuse horde battle rng and I walked away to get Pizza rolls and heard the noise. I inspected each wing and saw a shiny

Hatching eggs for nature and watching Youtube.

-Mudkip -> Marshtomp -> Swampert
Same as above only I was playing Showdown

So I was hunting for Cresselia, it wasn't shiny, so I decided to check the new mirage island to check the Pokemon. I walked around for a bit, then I saw the shiny and panicked. I was excited, but at the time I didn't know if I could encounter Cresselia again if I ran. I didn't know whether to fail the shiny or Cresselia, so I asked the chat. PrimoridiaISea found a question that confirmed that Cresselia could come back, so I caught the shiny.

I was using Dex Nav to hunt for Magic Bounce and found it. This was the same day as Zebstrika

Dex Nav hunt

Dex Nav while hunting for shiny Imposter. I found this instead but I was still happy.

I was hunting for Shiny Deino, this appeared on the Dex Nav, I somehow knew it would shine and I was right.

-I was training Zebstrika and this appeared. I used Overheat, looked up to RNGceus, RNGceus turned it's head as I clicked Volt Switch, a crit happened, and I failed it. This was my first ever fail.

I hunted for this and reclaimed it, making sure Zebstrika didn't attack this time.

-Zigzagoon -> Linoone
Abused horde rng

-Seedot -> Nuzleaf -> Shiftry
Second shiny troll. "All these 3 stars and no shiny---" Dex Nav hunt

-Ralts -> Kirlia -> Gardevoir
Dex Nav hunt

-Wailmer -> Wailord
Dex Nav hunt

Dex Nav hunt

Dex Nav hunt

First shiny troll. I was going to type still no shiny, but the darn thing showed up at the perfect time.

Dex Nav hunt

-Deino -> Zweilous -> Hydreigon
Dex Nav hunt

-Larvesta -> Volcarona
Dex Nav hunt

-Honedge -> Doublade -> Aegislash
My first masuda hunt that resulted in a shiny. This was a long hunt which I hatched over 1000 eggs.

Dex Nav hunt

-Phantump -> Trevenant
Dex Nav hunt

This was my first non-hacked legit shiny legend. It was a quick hunt and It took about a day.

Second legend I soft reseted for. This took a while.

Third shiny legend. This one was rather quick, taking about a day.

I finally came back to this hunt and got it.

-Whismer -> Loudred -> Exploud
Horde Battle rng

-Happiny -> Chansey -> Blissey
Dex Nav

Longest Dex Nav hunt

Soft reset hunt that took about 2 to 3 weeks

This hunt took less than half a day holy $#%+ this was a quick hunt

Took a while


Kinda noticed it ngl

Took a break from hunting it to semi-hunt and train. Reshiram brings good luck. Under 600 encounters so that's a shock. Wanted it in Dusk or Nest but mislicked and got in 1 Dive Ball lol.

-Joltik -> Galvantula
Dex Nav hunt, quick one thankfully

Dex Nav hunt

-Nincada -> Ninjask [Shedinja]
Dex Nav Hunt

Longest. Horde Hunt.
EVER! Why am I not surprised? I'll get those damn magnets next time!!!

-Electrike -> Manectric
Probably my shortest Dex Nav hunt by encounters. Not the desired nature tho...

-Clefairy -> Clefable
Dex Nav hunt. Those damn birbs didn't get in my way too much.

Under 50 encounters after Clefairy later, and this randomly shows up while Sweet scent EV training. Wtf.

-Tympole -> Palpitoad -> Seismitoad
Another Dex Nav hunt. I did this hunt because I had a dream where I failed a shiny Palpitoad. I named it Butter because of the butterfingers I had that made me fail the Palpitoad.

I was EV training and I forgot to save. The next day I redid EV training, using Sweet Scent and horde battles. I then found this beauty. It has a bad nature just like my Manectric, but a shiny is a shiny...

-Starly -> Staravia
-Pichu -> Pikachu

Showdown Randoms
Ones I got:
-Eternatus (Gen 8 random)
-Tauros (Gen 7 random)
-Magmotar (gen 8 random)
-Kyurem-W (gen 8 random)

Showdown shinies I remember seeing others get:
(I may have forgotten some but eh)


Activity by -WhiteFire-

Score: 2,064 points (ranked #163)
Questions: 104 (92 with best answer chosen)
Answers: 71 (29 chosen as best)
Comments: 517
Voted on: 150 questions, 173 answers
Gave out: 318 up votes, 5 down votes
Received: 135 up votes, 6 down votes

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"Friends are the ones you should trust. Not wheels." -Yuri Rose 2022
17 hours ago by Yuya the Goggles
that was beautiful then
17 hours ago by Driftyy:]
";-; why.
WHY have you betrayed me?!!0011!!0!!11!1one!!20!!1
I thought we were friends. Best friends even. Ever since the fateful day we met in Mrs. Henry's kindergarten classroom. We've done every thing together; share our food, exchange secrets, do each other's homework...
But now, you leave our perfect way's of friendship to side up with the popular internet girl and turn to the vile, malicious, and cruel ways of public humiliation of a person? And you're doing it just because the popular girl said it. It's never been a more obvious lie! That girl, she gains your trust in the most unusual ways, but to those that aren't her followers, the words that come from her tongue are as wicked and evil as a venomous snake, striking you and making you vulnerable to countless dangers of the world. With what you did back there, you make yourself look like an even bigger simp than that BM Pen Guy!
And what was that talk about spinning a wheel, 99%, and 1%? That was bullcrap! You're telling me that if you had to make an important life decision, you wouldn't trust your literal best friend, but instead, turn to some wheel you've never seen before and hope it tells you to do something good? Well lemme tell you this, that wheel ain't never done nothing good for you in your life!  It's never helped you when you needed it or got you out of a time of struggling. Friends did. Friends are the ones you should trust. Not wheels.

All this to say that you need to have a grasp on your true friends in life. You can't let distractions from elsewhere turn you away from your real friends and standing up for what is right!
 7 hours ago by -WhiteFire-"

oh my god that's beautiful I love it
18 hours ago by Yuya the Goggles
18 hours ago by Yuya the Goggles
Also, if we were school friends, then tell me, what is my real name?
22 hours ago by Driftyy:]
otherwise, l m f a o that was some grade-A storytelling
22 hours ago by Driftyy:]
i really hope that was satire
22 hours ago by Driftyy:]
It was OK. I actually moved into Ubers, where I am doing decent
22 hours ago by Redvolt77
1 day ago by Yuya the Goggles
1 day ago by Yuya the Goggles