## Can you get a shiny in friend safari?

Unlike other methods, the Friend Safari doesn’t require any general set-up except for having at least one Safari. The odds of finding a shiny in the Friend Safari is ~1/820, and ~1/586 with shiny charm.

**Is Friend Safari affected by shiny charm?**

>Pokémon encountered in the Friend Safari have a 1/512 chance of being Shiny, or eight times more likely than normal; this chance is unaffected by the Shiny Charm. According to Bulbapedia, the chance is 1/512 and is not affected by the Shiny Charm.

**How long does it take to find a shiny in friend safari?**

Based on my experience so far I find a shiny for every 3-4h of safari time (400-600 encounters).

### How do you maximize shiny odds?

Your chances of finding a shiny increase incrementally when you’ve fought the same Pokémon 1, 20, 50, 100, 200, 300, or 500 times total. That means that the best way to increase your chances is by having fought the same Pokémon 500 times during your game.

**How do you get hidden abilities in friend safari?**

Once all three “slots” are unlocked the Pokémon encountered in that Friend’s Safari will thereafter have a chance of having their Hidden Ability. Pokémon encountered in the Friend Safari are guaranteed to have at least two IVs of 31 and have a higher chance of being Shiny.

**How do you increase your chances of getting a Shiny Pokémon?**

Play more Pokémon Go Spending more time in Pokémon Go means more encounters, and with each catch, you’ll be one step closer to finding a shiny Pokémon. On average, the most common Pokémon have around 0.2 percent chance of being shiny, so you’ll need to go through an average of 500 encounters to finally find one.

#### What are the odds of Masuda method?

As stated before, the odds of a Shiny Pokémon hatching out of an egg are 1/4,096, but utilizing the Masuda Method drastically raises the probability of acquiring a Shiny to 1/683. It’s still a long shot, but when it comes to Shiny hunting, you’ll want to take any advantage you can.

**What are the shiny odds in ultra wormholes?**

In Type 1 wormholes, the chance of encountering a shiny Pokémon is always 1%, regardless of the distance traveled.

**Does a shiny Ditto breed Shinies?**

1 Answer. Yes, it is possible to hatch a shiny even if one of the parents is Ditto, it is no different than breeding with other Pokémon, the chance will still be 1/4096.