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gold caterpie?

master5253 asks: Added Oct 12th 2008, ID #131006

gold caterpie?

I was training my pikachu in viridian forest and I came across a gold caterpie! How did it happen?if it evolves will it stay golden?i neeeeeeeeeeeed, to know!


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Ice Warrior 12 answered:
Added 13th Oct 2008, ID #286723
The golden caterpie was a shiny pokemon. Shiny Pokemon are extreamly rare. Theres a 1/10000 chance of finding one so I hope you caught it. The caterpie will stay golden even if it evolvs so don't worry. If you didnt catch it then good luck trying to get it again.
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Guest said: 2nd Nov 2010 | REPORT
I met it but i axedentely killd it :(
Guest said: 20th Jun 2011 | REPORT
I caught it too. it turns into a metapod as usual, but a reddish pink color
Guest said: 7th Aug 2014 | REPORT
me 2 in heart gold now it evolve into creepy pink butterfree.......
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digireaper answered:
Added 13th Oct 2008, ID #286724
The gold caterpie is a shiny Pokemon which is basicly a different colored Pokemon it can happen to any wild Pokemon and is very rare.
And yes when it evolves it will be a different color but not gold.

annefranman52 answered:
Added 13th Oct 2008, ID #286784
You have a shiny Pokemon. They are very rare, but don't have any different qualities - just a glitch really. They look pretty cool, so they're good... It's just a shame it was a Caterpie. If you evolve it, it should still be discoloured.
mini_mario answered:
Added 15th Oct 2008, ID #286953
Yes it will still stay golden
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Guest said: 1st Oct 2015 | REPORT
wrong, it turns red as a metapod, then pick as a butterfree
pspdj answered:
Added 9th Nov 2008, ID #289698
Yes it will stay the same colour
kscott23 answered:
Added 11th Dec 2008, ID #293171
Ice warrior you may be correct in your percentage, but I heard it was more like 1 in 5.8k.... Lol still unbelieveably rare the only discolored Pokemon I've ever had was the red garados in gold version lol
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Guest said: 26th Jul 2016 | REPORT
lol i just caught it then i used google to search it lol i see many answers
umbra2994 answered:
Added 19th Jan 2010, ID #325585
Ksott23 nice but yah me ether no shiny Pokemon for me. But my friend had a black charmander he saed it took him 500 trys I ges he got lucky
psycho demon13 answered:
Added 24th Aug 2010, ID #351658
dude shiny charmander isnt black! and shinys are easy to get if u have the cheat. all of my pkmn are shiny
Guest answered:
Added 16th Nov 2010, ID #367090
I have a red gyrados and have heard of a pink butterfree so maybe it will evolve into that
Guest answered:
Added 15th Jun 2011, ID #412891
I just found a golden caterpie and caught it too..without cheats or anything now I just have to level it.

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