All Shiny Locked Pokémon – Scarlet and Violet


There are many different Pokémon that you can collect in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet and most of them can be Shiny. Usually, the game provides you with lots of opportunities to get alternative skins of your favorite Pokémon. However, some of them may be Shiny locked and you won’t be able to get Shiny versions of such Pokémon. So, in this guide, we will tell you about all Shiny locked Pokémon in the game called Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.

All Shiny Locked Pokémon in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

Shiny Pokémon are some of the most exciting features in Pokémon games. These creatures look like alternative skins of standard Pokémon and there are many Trainers who want to collect all Shiny Pokémon in every Pokémon game.

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Pokémon Scarlet and Violet is the newest Pokémon game and of course, it has lots of Shiny Pokémon. However, some of these creatures don’t have their own Shiny versions. Also, there are some Shiny locked Pokémon that you may want to know about. So, here is the list of all Shiny locked Pokémon in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet:

  • All Starter Pokémon (Sprigatito, Quaxly, and Fuecoco).
  • All Pokémon you receive as gifts from certain NPCs.
  • All Box Legendary Pokémon (Koraidon and Miraidon).
  • All Titan Pokémon (Klawf, Orthworm, Great Tusk/Iron Threads, Bombirdier, and Tatsugirl)
  • All Legendary Pokémon (Ting-Lu, Chien-Pao, Wo-Chien, and Chi-Yu)
  • Ghimmighoul (Chest Form)

As you can see, there are many Shiny locked Pokémon that you can encounter in this game. However, there are a couple of ways to get Shiny versions of some of these Pokémon. For example, you can’t get Shiny Starter Pokémon at the beginning of the game but you still can get their Shiny versions in other ways.

If you are interested in this game then you could read our guide on how to check if food buffs are working in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet. Good luck with your further adventures!

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