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    So, I was looking at the Shiny Sprites of various Pokemon and I got to thinking... Some Sprites are just so....."Wrong."

    I mean, Roserade for example, actually becomes dull and Colorless as a Shiny.

    Dragonite's pre-evolutions are Bright pink but becomes Green with Pink wings..? I mean, what's up with that?

    And then there are some Pokemon who's Sprites are almost no different between them and their Shiny Sprites,
    with only a infinitesimal change in their hues.

    I just think, the powers-that-be could of tried a little harder on these.

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    Xatu, Kadabra, Garchomp, Dewgong, Blissey, and Hippowdon look nearly the same shiny and normal.

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    Id say Garchomp, you cant tell it's shiny except the sparkles because it's color is that similar to a normal Garchomp. Other that that I'd say Krookodile. It looks off without it's "shades" which it lacks in it's shiny form.

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    Dragonite and Krookodile's shiny sprites are quite bad.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TheCableGuy View Post
    Dragonite's pre-evolutions are Bright pink but becomes Green with Pink wings..? I mean, what's up with that?
    I think they were referencing Puff the Magic Dragon with that. Not entirely sure...

    I hate Sawsbuck's shiny sprite. I accidentally released a shiny Deerling when breeding, belatedly realizing my mistake. Why make a shiny nearly identical to the normal kind? Especially on a 'Mon that is not (imo) as great as it should be.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hedface View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by TheCableGuy View Post
    Dragonite's pre-evolutions are Bright pink but becomes Green with Pink wings..? I mean, what's up with that?
    I think they were referencing Puff the Magic Dragon with that. Not entirely sure...
    Yeah, I've Noticed that. Was Planning on Naming an Jolly or Gentle Dragonite I might get "Puff"

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    I think it's a shame that the Sandile line loses their glasses motif when they become shiny.
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    Finneon and Lumineon. They're almost khaki colored which is kinda dull. Then there's Bidoof, that's maybe a shade or two lighter than its normal color. Yeah, not worth the trouble with those guys.

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    I'd say Emboar. Light-blue doesn't go well with a Fire-type at all and turns it into a disgusting mish-mash.

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    Heracross' shiny form is pretty bad, that bright fuchsia is simply hideous.

    Weavile's is also terrible, the combination of pale pink skin and yellow feathers makes it look like a plucked chicken.
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    *Shiver* I agree with the Emboar complaint. Actually, I'd usually like blue fire Pokemon, but I thought that the orange hues were slightly nauseating in comparison to the rest of the sprite.
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    Default Re: Most Messed up Shiny Sprite.

    That would be Krokorok's shiny sprite.

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    Default Re: Most Messed up Shiny Sprite.

    Any shinies that vary slightly from the original tend to irk me. Simisear is one I know as a fact, but I'm sure there's a list.

    Also Krookodile because of the lack of glasses and the fact that it makes the eyes look like tiny dots.
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    Miltank is another one. Pale, blueish/white makes her Look sick and pallid.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Adyniz View Post
    That would be Krokorok's shiny sprite.
    ...he really needs those shades ;_;

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