Yes, you can catch the shiny version of Skorupi in Pokemon GO, but it is extremely rare.

The shiny odds for Skorupi in Pokemon GO are around 1 in 500, whether you catch a wild one or hatch one from an Egg.

Therefore, on average, you’ll need to encounter around 500 Skorupi before you can catch the shiny version.

If you want to catch a shiny Skorupi, make sure you don’t miss the Pokemon GO Skorupi Incense Day on October 21. This is because Skorupi will have boosted shiny odds during this event!

Catch Shiny Skorupi Pokemon GO

What Color is Shiny Skorupi?

The shiny version of Skorupi is bright red instead of the standard version’s purple. However, the eyes are blue, and the claws are white on both shiny and standard Skorupi.

This bright new color scheme makes Skorupi’s shiny version a Pokemon that any trainer would want to catch!

Meanwhile, the shiny version of its evolution, Drapion, is a dark pink or purple-red color.

Normal and Shiny Skorupi Pokemon GO
Skorupi (left) and shiny Skorupi (right)

How to Get Shiny Drapion in Pokemon GO

The only way to get shiny Drapion in Pokemon GO is by evolving shiny Skorupi. This is because the shiny version of Drapion cannot spawn in the wild.

To evolve shiny Skorupi into shiny Drapion, you must use 50 Skorupi Candy.

Normal and Shiny Drapion Pokemon GO
Drapion (left) and shiny Drapion (right)
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