Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl are remakes of the very popular games of the Pokemon franchise. You can play both of them on your Nintendo Switch. There are lots of interesting Pokemon that can be problematic to find and catch. This may cause you some problems if you want to get their shiny versions. Today we are going to talk about such a Pokemon and how to catch it. This guide will tell you how to catch Shiny Driftloon in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl.
How to Catch Driftloon in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
Driftloon in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shing Pearl is a very rare Pokemon. It is as rare as some Legendary Pokemon and there is only one location where you can encounter it. In order to be able to find Driftloon in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, you will need to defeat Team Galactic on the way to getting the second Badge. After that, Driftloon will appear outside of Valley Windworks. However, you will be able to see it only on Fridays.
In order to encounter Driftloon earlier, some players may recommend you to change the date settings of your Nintendo Switch. However, we don’t recommend you to do it due to the fact that it may mess up all the game’s events related to certain days or dates.
How to Catch Shiny Driftloon in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
Shiny versions of different Pokemon are quite rare. These are just alternative skins that you can encounter sometimes. In order to catch Shiny Driftloon in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, you will need to go to the location with Driftloon and start a fight with it. If it is shiny then you just need to catch it. If it is not shiny then you will need to reboot your game and start this fight again. You will be able to repeat this process till you meet the Shiny version of Driftloon.