Party Hat Pokémon Shiny Rates

Party hat Pokémon are abound in the 2020 Adventure Sync New Year's celebration. Researchers have been diligently tracking their encounters with four party hat species in order to determine their shiny rates!

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Snover and Stantler Shiny Rates

Shiny Stantler wearing bells and shiny Snover have been released in celebration of the 2019 holiday season. Silph researchers have been collecting data on the probability of encountering a shiny Snover or Stantler and have results and analysis to share!

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December 2019 Egg Exodus

After more than 1,700 eggs hatched in 3 days, Silph researchers have observed the largest exodus of egg species ever recorded!

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December 2019 Community Weekend Shiny Rates

The 22 highlighted Community Day species from the past two years are making a special appearance for the weekend! Silph researchers have donned their lab coats and safety glasses to investigate the shiny rates of these species!

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How Sunrise and Sunset Times are Determined

The mechanics behind sunrise and sunset times have remained a mystery since their occurrence began to reflect local conditions in December of 2016. But no longer! The Silph team has cracked the formula used behind the scenes for determining sunrise and sunset times.

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Evolution Event Raid Day Shiny Rates

Bulbasaur, Charmander, and Squirtle, along with their evolutions, appeared in raids everywhere this Saturday for a 3-hour Raid Day Event. All nine species could be captured in their shiny form, and our researchers worked hard to establish the shiny rates for these species!

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Evolution Event: Decloaking the Rate of Shiny Burmy

All three cloaks of Burmy have been spotted in their shiny form! Silph researchers are out exploring the world and collecting data to determine the shiny rate of the bagworm Pokémon.

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Tentacool Shiny Rates and Supereffective Week

Shiny Tentacool is making its debut in Pokémon GO! Silph researchers are on the hunt for its shiny rate; come check out what we've found!

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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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