Chinchou, the angler Pokémon from Johto, will be discovered within the wild in Pokémon Go. Sure, Chinchou will be shiny in Pokémon Go!
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If you happen to’re questioning if Chinchou or Lanturn are related to the Pokémon Go meta, Lanturn really has plenty of makes use of within the PvP Nice League, due to its defensive stats and arsenal of quick strikes. You possibly can see extra information about its movesets and the reasoning on GamePress’ Lanturn breakdown.
What’s the shiny price for Chinchou in Pokémon Go?
As per previous analysis by the now-defunct web site The Silph Street (through Wayback Machine), the shiny price for Pokémon on a daily day is roughly one in 500. Chinchou isn’t a confirmed Pokémon that will get a “permaboost” (which means that it’s a uncommon spawn and thus will get a boosted shiny price).
What can I do to draw extra shiny Pokémon?
Not a lot, sadly. It seems to be random probability. Shiny Pokémon catch charges are set by developer Niantic, and they’re usually solely boosted throughout particular occasions like Neighborhood Days or Safari Zones, or in Legendary Raids. There are not any consumable gadgets that enhance shiny Pokémon charges.
The place can I discover a record of accessible shiny Pokémon?
LeekDuck retains a listing of presently out there shiny Pokémon. It’s a useful visible information that illustrates what the entire present shiny Pokémon seem like.
For extra suggestions, take a look at Polygon’s Pokémon Go guides.