Pokémon Go is currently in the midst of its Enigma Week 2020 following the end of its August community day with shiny Magikarp. There’s only a few days left for Enigma Week, and this means you only have a short amount of time available to take advantage of the increased spawn rate for Staryu. If you wish to take full advantage, here you’ll discover how to get a shiny Staryu and evolve it into Starmie.
Aside from getting a polished and green-version of the water-type Pokémon, there’s also a shiny Baltoy available to get during Enigma Week. Not only that, but there’s also the potential for you to get a shiny Deoxys as well as a shiny Unown.
Yes, there’s plenty of available shinies during Enigma Week, but below you’ll discover how to get a shiny Staryu and evolve it into Starmie in Pokémon Go.
How to catch shiny Staryu in Pokémon Go
You can catch a shiny Staryu in Pokémon Go during Enigma Week.
Pokémon Go’s Enigma Week lasts until August 14th at 21:00 BST, and this is your opportunity to get a shiny Staryu by encountering it in the wild.
Although it will rarely be a glistening green version of the water-type creature, there is increased spawn rates for the star while Enigma Week continues.
Staryu can also be encountered as a tier 1 raid boss during Enigma Week, so this is another possible avenue for confronting the water-type.
Pokémon Go: How to evolve Staryu into Starmie
You need 50 of its candy to evolve Staryu into Starmie in Pokémon Go.
It’s how you complete the evolution of Staryu into Starmie, and some Pokémon Go fans are not happy with the shiny version of the former thanks to it being green.
But, while some people are disappointed about it being green, it’s still a neat coup for fans to get.