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How to GET/BREED EGGS (ALSO SHINY EGGS) hint for Pokemon Soul Silver

 
 
 

How to GET/BREED EGGS (ALSO SHINY EGGS)

Anyway, the masuda method is a way to make shiny Pokemon much easier to get, and I use it in this video to hatch a shiny riolu (NO YOU MAY NOT HAVE IT ^-^). I have hatched many shiny Pokemon using this method, and I hope it has comes in use for many of you guys watching this video.


Usually, the chances of finding/hatching a shiny Pokemon are 1/8192, but using the Masuda Method, you raise the chances 4X to 1/2048.

You need to make sure you have-
-two Pokemon you want to breed to get a shiny (from different countries)
-a Pokemon that has the ability flame body/magma armor to make eggs hatch faster (slugma, magmar, and they're evolutions are good examples.)
-the daycare poketch app (get it from that guy sitting at the table.)
-and PATIENCE

Also one note, if one of the Pokemon you are breeding is shiny, there is NOT a better chance of getting a shiny pokemon. Just thought I should mention that.

This method works in diamond/pearl/platinum/heartgold/soulsilver but easiest to do in diamond pearl or platinum because of the poketch.

Also a note, using an everstone to pass down natures WILL NOT work with two Pokemon from different countries.

Leave any questions (I have not yet answered) in the comments section and I will answer them to the best of my knowledge.

FAQ's

Q: Can you stop during the process to take a break, or will that mess it all up?
A: NO. Hatching shinies is not like chaining with the pokeradar for shinies. You can stop and restart any time you want to. YOU CAN SAVE AND TURN OFF THE GAME. IT WILL NOT AFFECT THE PROCESS AT ALL.

Q: Can I have your ________?
A: No, I don't trade my Pokemon.

Q: I got a [pokemon] from [country other than you.S.] will it work?
A: Yes

Q: I've hatched [number] eggs and still no shiny! What am I doing wrong?
A: First, check to make sure both your Pokemon are from different countries. Check OT names also. You can also check the pokedex. If you have a spanish, german, french, or japanese Pokemon, there will be an option to view that pokedex entry in another language. Also, make sure you have a Pokemon that has one of the above abilities to make eggs hatch faster so you're not overworking yourself. Heres the video it's not mine I just saw the descpription thought this would help ppl heres vid http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_oNu3sxNnI8

Added by: Mew01 May 8th 2011, ID#15752

 
 
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45 comments, latest first.
 
Trading Phiones! Pokémon X and Y! I got 2 left! IGN - NoobX Phione For Shiny! PS - Phione is a legendary!

Guest
Added 22nd Mar 2014, ID #366744

 
I GOT A SHINY IN POKMON X ITS A PACHAM

Guest
Added 31st Dec 2013, ID #337061

 
Plz tell glitch about shiny legendaries!

Guest
Added 7th Dec 2013, ID #326465

 
is it possible to do it in black 2?!?!?!?!?!?!? please answer back!!! I NEED TO KNOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Guest
Added 24th Aug 2013, ID #306544

 
what do we do if gts has only shiny pokemon every day lv 100 only like lugia hoho mewtwo lugia again what happen if we all the people trade only shiny pokemon only it would be lucky for every one on planet i put my pokemon lugia with a lot of ribbons and it feel good to make that person i traded happy just trade charazard shiny

Guest
Added 2nd Aug 2013, ID #302196

 
hi my name is willie santiago so people trade what ever i want color pokemon

Guest
Added 2nd Aug 2013, ID #302192

 
I have HG that I bought in Germany, so I think will have no problem doing the Masuda method. The problem is, I don't know a lot of German and I just started playing.

Guest
Added 20th Jul 2013, ID #298959

 
I have only seen one shiny once! It was a roselia in platinum version.

Guest
Added 3rd Jul 2013, ID #294586

 
I can't get a shiny pichu

Guest
Added 13th Apr 2013, ID #273597

 
guys i have like 6 manaphys on heart gold and want a jap ditto help please!!!

Guest
Added 6th Apr 2013, ID #271167

 
Willing to Trade a Shiny Charizard and/or Shiny Deoxys

-Silverstorm

Guest
Added 2nd Apr 2013, ID #269738

 
I have no shiny pokemon but i do have a lot of legendary pokemon I'll trade for a good shiny pokemon plz

Guest
Added 30th Mar 2013, ID #268713

 
Hey, if y'all want some good pokemon, I've got some good ones. My conditions are:
.You can't have Mewtwo
.You shouldn't even think about my Lucario or Kyurem
.In exchange for a trade I always require at least one battle first. It'll be worth your time.
. In exchange for my legends, I need some high leveled pokemon to match, so no lower than than lv50 or 60.

Guest
Added 19th Mar 2013, ID #265309

 
If you want a French Pickachu LISTEN UP. You get one by having a rematch with Lt. Surge. So ya find him any day 9:00 - 12:00 So ya find him, get his number, have a rematch with him. Then you will see him by the magnet train lobby in saffron. He will offer you a pickchui for his French Pickachu. Accept that offer. YOU GOT A FRENCH PICKACHU BABY!!!

Guest
Added 22nd Feb 2013, ID #257397

 
I got shiny charizard will trade for mew

Guest
Added 12th Nov 2012, ID #207860

 
Hey I can't trade or do any thing like that

Guest
Added 27th Oct 2012, ID #201850

 
WELL ALL YOU NEED A DIFFERENT LANGUAGE POKEMON. THEN ANOTHER RANDOM POKEMON. NO BIGGIE

Guest
Added 23rd Oct 2012, ID #200448

 
Im from aus, would it work for my Blastoise from Jap and my other Blastoise from aus?




plz plz plz plz say yes (truthfully) thnx (^_^)

Guest
Added 7th Sep 2012, ID #184138

 
i tried it with a pichu from mexico and a pichu from japan

Guest
Added 2nd Sep 2012, ID #182638

 
to who had the arceus.... i will give you a shiny deoxys. lvl 100

Guest
Added 7th Aug 2012, ID #173154

 
I want a shiny charizard I will trade a shiny lv 100arceus

Guest
Added 17th Jul 2012, ID #165090

 
i want a shiny eevee i will give you any pokemon

Guest
Added 11th Jul 2012, ID #162973

 
U

shadow270
Added 28th May 2012, ID #146307

 
-i want a shiny charizard i will trade manaphy or phione or celeby or zoroark

Guest
Added 28th May 2012, ID #146300

 
how do u know if the pokemon is from another country???

Guest
Added 29th Apr 2012, ID #138045

 
Does anyone have a gold caterpie I've been breeding for a while and still none. I would give up what ever Pokemon I can find in soul silver

Guest
Added 5th Apr 2012, ID #129710

 
To the person that asked about shiny ditto + shiny eevee. It will make a shiny eevee eventually but the chance will stay at 1/8192 for every egg unless there both different nationalitys in which as said in the article above will increase the chance to 1/2048 per egg.

Guest
Added 28th Nov 2011, ID #91087

 
this is to the kid who wants to trade a deoxys. i will trade i just want to know what level the arceus is and when do you want to met

Guest
Added 20th Nov 2011, ID #88921

 
will a shiny ditto and a shiny eevee make another shiny eevee???

Spacekat101
Added 14th Nov 2011, ID #87392

 
will a shiny ditto and a shiny eevee make another shiny eevee???

Guest
Added 14th Nov 2011, ID #87391

 
I think if you get 700 or more encounters you should get shiny pokemon.

Guest
Added 16th Oct 2011, ID #80865

 
I heard that if you got many eggs stored go to cinnabar island and hatch the many eggs you got it will maybe hatch into a shiny.

Guest
Added 16th Oct 2011, ID #80857

 
does it have to be a JAp ditto and a diferent pokemon?

Guest
Added 16th Oct 2011, ID #80854

 
how can you hatch shadow lugia out of a egg without action replay?

Guest
Added 16th Oct 2011, ID #80682

 
Can you lie from what country it's from(Game from America to France on the game)?????????????????????

Guest
Added 16th Sep 2011, ID #74786

 
I Made the comment right above. I know what I need! WEP key! Problem is, don't know the code. Is there a way to find it out, or am I doomed forever? Also, can I find shiny stones under ground on platinum? Please answer! I need to know!

Guest
Added 9th Aug 2011, ID #65644

 
I have heard about it so much and I suck with technology so I am very jealous of you people. How do I trade to get a foreign pokemon? Can't get wifi! Watched videos and read stuff but since we bought our DS off of eBay, we weren't given the manual. Help me! By the way, I don't have any of those fancy cords of anything. Just me, my genius little bro, and the DS. But I still have a shiny bellosom! TEE HEE! Found it in the wild by accident. Freaked my bro and I out of our wits. Didn't know they existed!

Guest
Added 8th Aug 2011, ID #65296

 
Can someone give me a Deoxys i really want one like really plzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz i will trade you a blue event arceus ok thxs

Guest
Added 29th Jul 2011, ID #62300

 
Does it work with breeding a Pokemon from Kanto with a Ditto from Johto?

Guest
Added 26th Jul 2011, ID #61408

 
niet leuk

Guest
Added 8th Jul 2011, ID #55921

 
I've been wanting a bagon on soulsilver but i waited the right amount of days what am i doing wrong

Guest
Added 14th Jun 2011, ID #49111

 
umm is there a way to breed with a ditto?

Guest
Added 6th Jun 2011, ID #47492

 
well u dont need a shiny pokemon to get an shiny egg it can be any pokemon for ex if u have a jap ditto and a female treeko then it will work but if u have an jap ditto but a male treeko then no cuase u need a female pokemon to make the egg and only one pokemon has to have a diferent language so it dosent matter what country its from as long as it has a different language hope this helps

Mew01
Added 27th May 2011, ID #45114

 
my friend has a japenenes ditto and where goning to trad and im going to use a shiny treecko when i get one will work because i got EU pokemon so please replay

shinyhunter
Added 26th May 2011, ID #45020

 
Do the Pokemon you are breeding have to be from different conturies?

Guest
Added 23rd May 2011, ID #44602

 
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