So I've been playing since R/B and I had never seen a shiny, but I recently was hatching Bagons and bang. Green Bagon. My first shiny. Then I'm in some friend safaris and I encounter a shiny Growlithe and Frogadier... After I had hatched over 500 eggs on a shiny Froakie hunt. --- FC - 4124-5042-1734 Let me know if you add me.
#22SilverMarshPosted 1/15/2014 6:32:07 AM
Shiny Geodude in Pokemon Fire Red, the only shiny Pokemon I've caught without soft-resetting.
I soft-reset for shiny Drifloon in Pokemon Platinum, just to see if I could get it. After a few attempts, it appeared. --- Pokemon Y FC: 2509 2765 8955
#23SonicRunnerPosted 1/15/2014 7:49:59 AM
I've been playing since GSC (for about 12 years), and I've never gotten a shiny, until now. Got a shiny Ditto in Pokemon X's hidden garden three days ago. I was just about to start a chain using pokeradar, and this was the first one I got (so no higher chance to get one).
Funnily enough, a similar situation happened to me today. I was trying to catch Octillery for its suction cups ability in Azure bay to help with chain fishing. While trying to get one, I encountered and caught a shiny Corsola. (0 fishing chain so no increased chance on this one either) --- 3DS: 2406-6325-2795 Currently playing: Pokemon X, Xenoblade Chronicles, Bravely Default
#24RHODEY37Posted 1/15/2014 9:49:12 AM
My first shiny was a Kakuna that I caught in Pokemon Silver. Beedrill looks pretty cool, and I'm sad I can't transfer it up :(
#25danhamptPosted 1/18/2014 8:53:30 PM
Fracture in friend safari and I passed up on catching a noctowl in the pokemon village about two hours after that because I wasn't paying attention and i didn't even notice it was a shiny because it looks so similar to a regular still kicking my self
#26thepeoplesgamerPosted 1/18/2014 9:07:26 PM
I'm gonna go with shiny Slugma in either Ruby or Sapphire. I know I saw a shiny Magnemite in Silver but I accidentally killed it with a Critical Hit Thief. And I know I also got a shiny Spearow in either Silver or Heart Gold but if it was Silver it was probably when I went back to that game after playing newer ones, and if it was Heart Gold it post-dates the Slugma anyway. --- 3DS FC: 1950-8925-0601. IGN - Michael Bug safari - Combee/Volbeat/Heracross
#27IyomiPosted 1/18/2014 10:02:11 PM
Golbat in crystal.
#28haydos26Posted 1/18/2014 10:29:19 PM
Drowzee in heartgold. At the time I didn't know what shiny Pokemon were so I thought it was a glitch. My second was drill ur I hatched in y
#29EddMarioPosted 1/18/2014 10:56:01 PM
Red Gyarados at Lake of Rage in Gen II. Post. Game. --- "Responsibilities are an SMG dropped by the BNK3R." - VicVega26