*encounters shiny for the first time* Holy Shmeat that was unexpected ill do (insert attack name here) and it should leave it with red health *attacks* :D *Critical hit* ......... *leaves* --- GT-Goldchampion200 Makoto Nanaya Main 4 life
#62mijuwottPosted 7/6/2013 9:36:20 PM
I never saw one until Pokemon White. It was an Audino. Then on White 2, I saw shiny Mareep, Venipede, Patrat, and hatched a shiny Oshawott. I guess you just have to get lucky. --- 3DS FC: 1805 - 2656 - 8528
#63StableyezPosted 7/6/2013 10:00:33 PM
Been playing Pokemon for as long as I can remember and I have yet to encounter a wild, legitimate shiny.
#64MasterCyndaquilPosted 7/6/2013 10:02:47 PM
On the serious side, I've captured a shiny Krabby in my (now dead) Silver and a shiny Remoraid in Diamond. --- I am the official Cyndaquil of GameFAQs and the secret board! Official wife of DynasticAnthony! c; <3
#65paralyzed21Posted 7/6/2013 10:04:05 PM
I have never once encountered one... QQ --- http://www.wearethepanicdivision.com | http://www.facebook.com/thepanicdivision ---
#66ZT_UltimaPosted 7/6/2013 10:12:25 PM
I too have never encountered a shiny other than the Red Gyarados. I have played at least one game in every Gen.
#67yzmanPosted 7/6/2013 10:13:42 PM
I've encountered 2 non scripted ones now. Caught them both. Latest was a shiny uxie thanks to the shiny charm! --- "As I was walking up the stairs, I met a man who wasn't there, he wasn't there again today, i wish I wish he'd go away."
#68TcidenebTPosted 7/6/2013 10:21:10 PM
Here is what I have to say about shiny Pokémon 1. I feel bad for people who have never gotten one. I was mad when I got my first shiny it was an aerodactyl and I hated the way it looked and just released it but luckily I also got an eevee and a pachirisu my two favorites.
2. why when people talk about shiny pokemon do they mention playing Gen I, you couldn't get shiny pokemon then so don't mention them because it makes you look dumb.
#69jEr3mYPosted 7/6/2013 10:25:46 PM
I've seen and caught the following shiny Pokemon: Zapdos - LG, Bibarel - Platinum, RNG egg hatched Bagon and Kabuto, Red Gyarados (who hasn't)... and that's about it.
I've seen a shiny Rhyhorn in Emerald before Gen 4 was released/announced but it was in the Safari Zone and the stupid thing fled..... What have been pretty cool to be one of the first to have a Gen 4 shiny....
I've also got a crapload of hacked shinies, but I don't count them.. the above mentioned are all legit (if you count the RNG eggs) --- Non-Specific Action Figure has to be in the next Super Smash Bros game. If you agree, send me a message. Number of people who agree: 18 - updated 8 June 2013
#70hyperdimeduckPosted 7/6/2013 10:37:42 PM
no, only that gyardos (sp?) --- Official Jack Frost of the Shin Megami Tensei IV board 3DS FC: 4682-8590-2294