Check out this Pokemon Mystery Dungeon DX guide on all the shiny Pokemon in the game. Including all shinies, how to get shiny Pokemon, and more!
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All Shiny Pokemon List
More information about where to get shiny Pokemon will be updated once confirmed in-game.
Shiny Pokemon In Mystery Dungeon DX
How To Get Shiny Pokemon
Encounter "Strong Foe" Pokemon In Dungeons
To get shiny Pokemon, you first need to encounter one in a mystery dungeon. These are usually marked as "strong foe" Pokemon and are random encounters in the game.
Shiny Pokemon Have High HP
Shiny Pokemon will be hard to defeat & have high HP. Make sure to keep your health up or bring a slew of recruits to help you damage the opponent.
Defeat For Chance To Recruit
When you defeat the shiny Pokemon, there's a chance for you to recruit it. Make sure you're the one that deals the last blow and you're standing adjacent to the Pokemon that you just defeated.Check Out How To Recruit Pokemon!
Use Squad Up Or Friend Bow To Increase Chance
Bring a Pokemon with the Rare Quality "Squad Up" or "Friendly" or have one of your party members have a "Friend Bow" to increase chances of the fallen Pokemon to join your party.Check Out The Friend Bow Guide Here!
What Are Shiny Pokemon?
Shiny Pokemon Appearance Confirmed
This footage is taken from MonkeyKingHero on YouTube, confirming the presence of Shiny Pokemon in the Mystery Dungeon DX game.
Different Colored Pokemon In-Game
Shiny Pokemon, across the entire franchise, are rare Pokemon that have a different color than its regular counterparts.
Surrounded By Shiny Sparkles
In Pokemon Mystery Dungeon DX, the shiny Pokemon will be surrounded by blue-white sparkles when they walk around the dungeon.