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Hi, I recently my Crabby & [red] Gyarados caught p..

latias_04 asks: Added Nov 30th 2005, ID #43189

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Hi, I recently my Crabby & [red] Gyarados caught pokerus, & shortly after, whilest I was training my togepi [at nightime] I ran into a silver spinarak. I was wondering if Pokerus increases your chances of finding a shiny pokemon?

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Zelda Fan answered:
Added 30th Nov 2005, ID #88435
No but getting a shiny Pokemon is luck it's like picking a ace out of a hat form a deck of 52 so the percentage is like 4% of the time out of 52.
ilovemissyelliott answered:
Added 1st Dec 2005, ID #88501
No. Pokérus just makes your Pokémon level up quicker and have better stats.

Arbitor answered:
Added 3rd Dec 2005, ID #88792
It just makes your pokemom have better stats and grow a bit faster
me who else answered:
Added 12th Dec 2005, ID #90007
It might.............. Ill have to look into this. Good luck "cheater"
rockinangels answered:
Added 17th Aug 2006, ID #142809
Pokerus jus increases your training. Finding a shiny Pokemon is jus luck.

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