This page lists all the Shiny Pokemon you can encounter in the game Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX for Nintendo Switch. Read on to find out how to encounter Shiny Pokemon and how to get them on your team!
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Shinies are Pokemon whose colors are different from the usual Pokemon.
While shinies are rather rare compared to regular Pokemon, they aren't any stronger than Pokemon of the same species and level.
Shiny Pokemon tend to appear as Strong Foes in mystery dungeons. This also means that only a few kinds of Pokemon can be encountered as Shinies. For more information check out the article below.
List of Strong Foes and Rewards
Since Shiny Pokemon tend to show up as Strong Foes, you're going to need a high-levelled team that can defeat them.
|When this item is equipped, Pokemon you battle will be more likely to join you. It's also said that Shiny Pokemon will want to join you, too. It's only effective when the leader equips it, though.|
It hasn't been confirmed yet, but you might need to have a Friend Bow equipped in order to recruit Shiny Pokemon, especially since the Friend Bow's effect description explicitly mentions them.
However, even if it turns out that a Friend Bow isn't required to recruit Shiny Pokemon, we recommend having one equipped anyway as it increases the recruitment rate.
Other than their color palette, every condition is the same with a Strong Foe pokemon of the same type. Equip a Friend Bow, hunt them down and they will join your team eventually.
|Dungeon Name||Strong Pokemon|
|What is Mystery Dungeon?||How to Choose Your Starter and Partner||How to Use Felicity Bank|
|How to Raise Your Rank and Rewards||What Happens On Game Over? How to Get Rescued||Leveling Up at Makuhita Dojo|
|How to Leave a Dungeon||What is Move Growth?||Shiny Pokemon and How to Get Them|
|Strong Foes and Rewards||Unrepeatable One-time Events||What is a Mystery House?|
|How to Farm Stat Boost Items||Best Items to Sell||-|
|Best Gameplay Strategies|
|How to Level Up Fast||How to Get Money Fast||Dungeon Crawling Guide|
|How to Grow Moves Fast||How to Recruit Pokemon Easily||How to Clear Monster Houses|
|Recommended Settings and Controls||Best Linked Moves||How to Steal from Kecleon|
|Best Starter Pokemon||Best Partner Pokemon||Best Partner for Each Starter|
|Starter Tier List||Best Friend Pokemon for the Story||Best Moves
|Best Items for Boss Battles||Best Equipment Ranking||Best Rare Qualities|
>>4 Yup. I hope they update it though. Shiny hunting will be so much fun by then. Also, I thin kthe recruit rates of the shiny pokemon are quite high because i havent had trouble getting them I think its like a 1/5 chance provided you have the rright Rare qualities and Friend bow.
Does this mean there are no shiny versions of the pokemon without a Strong Foe form?
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