Today we have some interesting news about Shiny Pokemon in Pokemon Sword and Shield.
As you all know, dataminers found traces of Shiny Lock for the Starter Pokemon and Cover Legendary Pokemon in Sword and Shield’s code. Despite traces of Shiny Lock, we have now learned it’s somehow possible to encounter and catch a Shiny Zacian or Shiny Zamazenta in the game. Here’s two screenshots of a Japanese player encountering Shiny Zamzenta:
Currently there’s no explanation for this, so we will be looking for more information.
What do you think?