Party Hat Pokémon Shiny Rates

Kanto starter Pokemon, Pikachu, and Eevee are here to party - a shiny party. Researchers are out in the field gathering data on these species shiny rates. Let's take a look at what they've found!

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Reflecting on Pokémon GO Shiny Rates I: Boosted Wild Rates

The first installment in our three-part series reflecting on shiny rates in Pokémon GO. We'll be taking a look at boosted shiny rates for Pokémon you can find in the wild.

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Valentine's 2020: Chansey Shiny Rates

Our love-struck researchers set out to find the probability of encountering the shiny form of Chansey during the Valentine's Day Event. Let's take a look at the data they gathered!

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Lickitung Raid Day Shiny Rates

Researchers battled Lickitung across the globe during its Raid Day in order to determine the probability of encountering a shiny Lickitung.!

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Sinnoh Celebration- Riolu and Hippopotas Shiny Rates

Researchers are tracking shiny rates for Riolu and Hippopotas throughout the Sinnoh Celebration. Come see what we've found!

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GO Battle League Reward Encounter Mechanics

Silph Scientist PiFlavour has analyzed several videos from GO Battle League Pokémon rewards. They've determined that these encounters are moderately "hyperactive", attacking/dodging more frequently than most other encounter types. Check out the full analysis here!

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Minccino Day Shiny Rates

Researchers have returned from their Minccino hunts over the weekend and have data to report on their shiny rate! Plus a small analysis on the distribution of shinies across researchers.

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Lunar New Year 2020: Lucky Friends

Silph researchers have been collecting data to determine the rate of acquiring Lucky Friends during the Lunar New Year event. Check out what we've found!

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Field Update

Published:Jan 29, 2020

Go Battle League is Here!

Go Battle League is live! Follow along with this article, which will be updated in real-time as we learn more about rank, rewards, and everything Go Battle League!

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Lunar New Year Event- Shiny Gyarados and Magmar Rates

Silph researchers are hunting red and shiny Pokémon alike! Come check out what we've discovered about the shiny rates of Gyarados and Magmar.

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