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Shiny Locked Pokemon in Sword and Shield: The Crown Tundra

Shiny Locked Pokemon in Sword and Shield: The Crown Tundra
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Want to know the shiny locked Pokemon in Pokemon Sword and Shield: The Crown Tundra? Sword and Shield’s latest expansion pack is officially underway, which means it’s time to collect them all. For newcomers to Pokemon, a shiny locked Pokemon is not obtainable in shiny form unless it is through a special event. Shiny hunters in Pokemon Sword and Shield need to know which ones are not possible to obtain. 

Any Pokemon on the shiny locked list cannot show up in shiny form, regardless of how many times you find them. Read below for the full list of shiny locked Pokemon for static encounters.

Shiny Locked Pokemon in Sword and Shield: The Crown Tundra

There are ten total Pokemon shiny locked in The Crown Tundra expansion pass. Here is the complete list:

  • Calyrex
  • Cosmog
  • Glastrier
  • Keldeo
  • Poipole
  • Spectrier
  • Victini
  • Galarian Articuno, Moltres, and Zapdos

Some may be surprised to see Victini, Keldeo, Cosmog, and Poipole on the list. Especially Victini, who you can now find but has yet to be in shiny form. However, it’s not exactly a surprise the mythical birds are on the list. Shiny locked Pokemon information is via @mattyoukhana_ on Twitter. 

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