At first I'd like to say that I think they're extremely overrated. Everyone wants them, everyone have them. Everyone in Tumblr are showing their shiny Pokémon from Pokémon X and Y nowadays. What's so special about them? They're just like ordinary Pokémon, just in different color.
Of course I got it back in generation three. I still remember when I found my first shiny, a Golbat, in my LeafGreen and my friend was so jealous to me. He always wanted a shiny, and he even lied to me
I thought that I could have stayed these forums for the last week before the release of Pokémon X and Y. As I want avoid any leaks and spoilers, I just have to avoid the X and Y area, right?
There's some geniuses that doesn't care about us who doesn't wanna see or hear anything new, and those are actually using the leaked Pokémon in theis avatars and signatures. I mean, what the hell. And they're posting in other areas and X and Y. I know that since I saw some in older video