Wild, Field Research, and Shadow Pokémon Secret Multipliers

A hidden multiplier has just been discovered that explains why Field Research encounter rewards are easier to catch and even Shadow Pokémon look deceptively difficult!

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Team GO Rocket Leaders Shiny Rates

Shiny Shadow Pokemon have arrived in the world of Pokémon GO! Our daring researchers are taking down Team GO Rocket Leaders around the world in order to determine the probability of receiving one of these gems.

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Regis and Skarmory Shiny Rates

The Legendary titan trio have returned to Legendary Raid Battles. Researchers have laced up their shoes in order to determine the shiny rates for Regirock, Registeel, and Regice, with a bonus appearance from shiny Skarmory!

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Halloween Event 2019 Shiny Rates

Pikachu and friends have dressed up to go trick-or-treating this Halloween! Silph researchers are hard at work gathering data on their shiny rates throughout the event.

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Photobomb Rate Uncovered

Researchers took almost 16,000 snapshots to calculate the probability of being photobombed by Smeargle and uncover any hidden tricks to increase travelers' chances of encountering this wily photobomber.

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Oddish Shiny Rates

Curious about the shiny odds of Oddish? Our Silph Researchers are out in the wild determining the rate right now! This post will be updated as more data becomes available.

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World Tourism Day: Zangoose and Seviper Shiny Rates

Silph Researchers are hitting the pavement to investigate the shiny rates of Zangoose and Seviper as part of the World Tourism Event!

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Giratina Shiny Rates

Altered Forme Giratina has re-emerged in Legendary Raid Battles, this time with a chance at its Shiny form! Silph researchers are donning their lab coats and safety glasses to determine the probability of encountering a Shiny!

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Montreal Safari Zone Weekend: Yanma Shiny Rates

Researchers around the world are on a bug hunt! The Silph team is providing live updates on Yanma shiny rates throughout the weekend.

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Ultra Bonus Week 3: Shiny Rates

Silph researchers laced up their sneakers for the final week of the Ultra Bonus. Shiny Mewtwo, Lillipup, and Patrat have been spotted out in the wild, and our intrepid researchers are providing live updates of the shiny data they are observing out in the field!

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