Dunsparce, the Johto Ground Snake Pokémon, can be found in the wild in Pokémon Go. Yeah, Dunsparce can shine on Pokémon Go!
As of this writing, Dudunsprace (Paldea’s fun evolution of Dunsparce) is not in the game. Regional Pokémon, whether they’re a region-exclusive evolution or an actual regional form, usually don’t take long to add. Pokémon Go.
What is Dunsparce’s shine rate in Pokémon Go?
According to old research by the now-defunct website The Silph Road (via Wayback Machine), the shine rate of Pokémon on a typical day is about one in 500. Dunsparce is not a confirmed Pokémon to get a “permanent boost.” ” (meaning it is a rare spawn and therefore gets an improved shine rate).
What can I do to attract more shiny Pokémon?
Unfortunately, not much. It seems to be a coincidence. Shiny Pokémon catch rates are set by developer Niantic and usually only increase during special events like Community Days or Safari Zones, or in legendary raids. There are no consumable items that increase Shiny Pokémon rates.
Where can I find a list of available shiny Pokémon?
LeekDuck maintains a list of currently available shiny Pokémon. It’s a helpful visual guide that illustrates what all of the existing shiny Pokémon look like.
For more tips, check out Polygon’s Pokémon Go guides.