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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Shiny Charm

Shiny Charm

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Shiny Charm Guide on where to find and how to get. Key Items such as the Shiny Charm are important to gameplay and in some cases are required to progress through the game storyline in Pokemon BDSP.

Pokemon BDSP How To Get Shiny Charm

Item Where To Find
Shiny Charm
Increases the chances of finding a Shiny Pokemon
Hotel Grand Lake

How to get the Shiny Charm in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. The Shiny Charm is a Key Item that increases the chances of finding a Shiny Pokemon. Shiny Pokemon are exceptionally rare Pokemon that have a chance randomly to appear in the wild.

  1. Complete the National Pokedex all Pokemon in the game.
  2. Go to the Hotel Grand Lake and enter the hotel.
  3. From there, speak to a NPC (Ueda) within the hotel to receive the Shiny Charm.

When you use a Poke Radar to chain catch pokemon, you will have an increasingly higher chance to encounter a shiny pokemon and, in some cases guarantee Perfect IVs, and of course, the shiny charm will increase the chance of a shiny. The table below details your chances of encountering a shiny pokemon with and without a charm (1/4096 means you have 1 out of 4096 of finding a shiny pokemon).

Chain Shiny Chance Perfect IVs
01/40960
101/38551
201/18202
301/13103
401/994
1001/995
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