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Old 06-26-2007, 08:51 PM
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Default Re: Poké Radar Shiny Pokémon Hunting. The GOOD way. AKA my way.

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Originally Posted by Ture pokemon master View Post
Ok When i get to 40 or more on a chain when I reset on is that mean do the 50 step over and over until i get a shiny grass?
Yes that is what you have to do.
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Originally Posted by troacctid View Post
You do realize that chaining doesn't increase your chances of finding a shiny? The odds are still about 1/8000 no matter how high your chain goes. The only reason the Pokéradar is good for finding shinies is because it lets you find a lot of one specific Pokémon without being interrupted. For example, in my Sapphire, I was looking for a shiny Lunatone and I found a shiny Zubat instead . If I had been in my Pearl, I could have used the Pokéradar to eliminate my chances of finding a Zubat and concentrate solely on Lunatones. However, even if I had a 100-Lunatone chain, the odds of finding a shiny one as the 101st would still be the same.
A chain of 40 gives you a better chance for a shiny if you know how to do it. If you don't then don't bother.
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