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The Pokemon GO Shiny Grimer Spotlight Hour has begun and spawns of the poison-type and sludge-type Pokemon can be found all over the place. This Pokemon will have an uncommon and shiny look for a short period of time only (most probably 60 minutes only). Well, capturing Shiny Grimer is indeed priceless as it cannot be viewed or captured at any other time or place.
What is a Shiny Grimer?
Taking a look at Shiny Grimer Pokémon GO, you’ll find that it debuted in the Kanto region with the game’s all-time most popular releases, such as Pikachu, Squirtle, Charmander, and Bulbasaur. Although the sludge Pokemon has likely been caught previously, this is the first time it has been shown as shiny in an augmented-reality game.
Can You Catch ‘Pokemon GO’ Shiny Grimer?
Those who want to capture Shiny Grimer in “Pokemon GO” will have to go out and drive around. But the good news is that the game is accessible to everyone. But if they can’t go out at this time of night, they can always use a device to fake their location so they can explore and try to find Shiny Grimer on the map.
As more and more trainers go out to look for it, Shiny Grimer has a higher probability of appearing in the wild and in populated areas. There is no greater possibility that the Pokemon will really appear.
If you’re looking for Pokemon Go Grimer, this spotlight hour event is your best bet. Since it’ll be more visible than usual (even if that’s just 1 in 500 chances).
‘Pokemon GO’ Shiny Grimer: How to Catch It?
To start, if you want to take part in the Grimer Spotlight Hour, be sure to play between 6 PM and 7 PM. If you want to further improve its spawn rate, using a Lure Module and/or Incense is your best bet. By using these items, the rate at which Pokemon reproduce will accelerate. To see whether a Grimer on the map is Shiny, simply touch on it. Skip this one and go to the next one if you don’t find Grimer Shiny. Continue doing this until the end of the Spotlight Hour. This will reduce the duration between encounters, saving the players some time.
You must be careful not to confuse Shiny Grimer for its Alolan counterpart and have it run away. Before the player can do anything further, the screen will flash and each Shiny Pokemon will display its sparkle. Good luck with your search as this hour might be your last opportunity to discover it.
Shiny Grimer Stats
Its maximum CP in Pokémon GO is 1553, while its Attack, Defense. And Special Attack stats are 135, 90, and 190, respectively. Sludge Bomb and Poison Jab are Grimer’s greatest moves in Pokémon GO (9.24 DPS). Grimer is especially vulnerable to moves of the Ground and Psychic types.