Not all locations have wild hordes, but where they exist, hordes may be randomly encountered at approximately a 5% rate in tall grass or flowers (but not in long grass in Pokémon X and Y) or in caves.
How do you encounter hordes in XY?
You can ensure a Horde Encounter by using Honey or a Pokemon with Sweet Scent while in tall grass or flowers. To end a Horde encounter quickly, it's best to use attacks that can hit multiple Pokemon at once, such as Surf or Boomburst.
What are mass outbreak shiny odds?
What are the Shiny rates of Mass Outbreaks? While the base Shiny rates in Scarlet & Violet is a possible 1/4096, mass outbreak odds can get as low as a possible 1/512.44.
What are the odds of getting a shiny in friend safari?
Pokémon in the Friend Safari are always level 30, are guaranteed to have at least two IVs of 31, may have their Hidden Ability and have a flat 1/512 shiny chance, which is unaffected by the Shiny Charm.
When should I start killing hordes?
End of the game unlocks all Hordes on the map
We'd recommend taking at least a few on before then, but for the bulk of your Horde hunting, wait till the very end of the story so you've got more equipment and you know the general area Hordes can be found in.
What are the odds of finding a shiny in a horde?
In theory, this means that when you encounter a horde of either 2x Pokémon, 3x Pokémon or 5x Pokémon, your chances would be increased to 1/15000 (2x horde), 1/10000 (3x horde) or approximately 1/6000 (5x horde) that one of the Pokémon will be shiny.
What are the shiny odds in Kalos?
1 in 8192
The exact odds of finding a shiny Pokemon is 1 in 8192. As of Generation VI the odds of finding a shiny are 1 in 4096. They can be found in the wild or through breeding. Other than the alternate color and sparkles, there is nothing special about them.
Frequently Asked Questions
Are wild Shinies 100% catch rate?
Shiny Pokémon from Raid Battles and from Team GO Rocket have a 100% catch rate when successfully hit with a Premier Ball. Only the Shiny forms of certain Pokémon have been released, often coinciding with a special event or update.
How rare is a full odds shiny Pokémon?
The chance of seeing a shiny Pokémon is 1 in every 8192 (165), or a probability of 0.012% during each encounter. From Generation III onwards, shiny Pokémon are determined by other factors such as the Trainer ID number and the personality value of the Pokémon.
Does battling increase shiny odds?
By defeating or capturing them, you can increase your odds of a shiny Pokémon appearing. The easiest way to do this is simply to allow a powerful Pokémon to autobattle their way through the waves of spawns.
What are the odds of getting a shiny horde?
In theory, this means that when you encounter a horde of either 2x Pokémon, 3x Pokémon or 5x Pokémon, your chances would be increased to 1/15000 (2x horde), 1/10000 (3x horde) or approximately 1/6000 (5x horde) that one of the Pokémon will be shiny.
FAQ
- Can you get more than one shiny in a horde?
- Not at all. Each Pokemon is decided to be shiny independently of the others. The odds of getting a given number of shinies in a horde are exactly the same as, out of any random subset of five wild Pokemon, that many of them being shiny; them being in a horde is entirely irrelevant.
- What are the odds of finding a shiny in the wild?
- That means most Pokemon that can be encountered in the wild have a 1/500 chance of being Shiny. However, there are some Pokemon that fall into different groups that have higher odds. Medium-rate Pokemon are rare spawns that have an increased chance of being Shiny. Their odds are raised to around 1/125.
- How are shiny odds calculated?
- In-game Shiny Pokémon The basic formula remains the same, but the threshold for a Pokémon to be Shiny is now 16 instead of 8. This results in a base Shiny probability of approximately 16/65536, or 1/4096.
What are shiny odds in x and y hordes
How much does killing 60 Pokémon increase shiny odds? | 1 out of 1,365 Once you've defeated or caught about 30 Pokemon from that mass outbreak, your odds of finding a Shiny Pokemon in that particular outbreak will increase. After 60 are caught or defeated, that rate will increase once again to 1 out of 1,365. |
What are the odds of getting a shiny in X and Y? | One in 4,096 Shiny Pokémon are incredibly rare. In past games there is a one in 8,192 that you will encounter or hatch a shiny Pokémon, but in X and Y the odds have been more in your favor being one in 4,096. |
What is the shiny rate in horde? | About Horde Encounters There is a higher shiny chance in Horde Encounters just because you encounter 5 Pokemon at a time, which technically improves the shiny chance by 5 to 1/819 without the Shiny Charm and 1/273 with the Shiny Charm. |
- What does the shiny froakie look like?
- While the shiny form for Froakie is rather unexciting - mostly being a little shade of blue - it does become more exciting as you evolve the Pokémon. After evolving shiny Froakie into Frogadier it takes on a darker shade of blue for its head, hands and feet, while its body remains the same light blue.
- What are the odds of getting a shiny in Pokémon Omega Ruby horde?
- (X, Y, Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire)
Method Odds without Shiny Charm Odds with Shiny Charm Random Encounter 1/4096 1/1365 Gift Pokémon 1/4096 1/4096 Masuda Method 1/683 1/512 Horde Encounter 1/819 1/273
- (X, Y, Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire)
- What shiny is rarer?
- The Detective Pikachu movie was an electrifying success, so of course, Niantic would add a version of Detective Pikachu into Pokemon GO. Pikachu wearing hats has been a theme throughout the entire release of Pokemon GO, but Detective Pikachu is the rarest of them all.