Game Theory: Your Shiny Pokemon is DOOMED to Die!

27 Vas 2021
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We all love when a shiny version of our favorite Pokemon shows up, right? It is a welcome surprise to any video or card game! Except, those shinies are not as great as we all think. Don't get me wrong, they LOOK amazing but they are lacking one very important thing in the Pokemon universe. That thing, Theorists, is POWER! Shines are WEAK! Not only that, but they are DOOMED! Why? You will have to watch to find out!
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Writers: Matthew Patrick and Justin Kuiper
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  • Im sending this to my bio teacher

    Johnnyblox _7255Johnnyblox _7255Prieš val
  • As someone in the reptile community the rare ball python thing is 100% true. They are line bread in captivity and aren't that hard to find captive breed, so they must not be expensive right? Nope! People will spend thousands for pi-balds.

    Tin Can'tTin Can'tPrieš 10 val
  • and i also have A TRADE SHINY UMBREON IN THE BANNED POKEMON GAME/Fake pokemon game

  • shiny pokemon are just albios of a diffrent color in pokemon-_-

  • Good reference

    Bra ZillBra ZillPrieš 16 val
  • I once saw a white catfish

    Melody FullerMelody FullerPrieš 18 val
  • Well that's no problem for me because I want to make friends over the whole entire Earth cell no stopping me

    Ieshia JohnsonIeshia JohnsonPrieš 18 val
  • Matpat “all your shinies are doomed to die Me “ahhahaha yeah yeah heah”

    Star GirlStar GirlPrieš 20 val
  • I only subscribed to correct an error in your video. Zebras are striped to help keep bugs like flies and mosquitoes off of them.

    nickyboi augmentolnickyboi augmentolPrieš dieną

    Jay RizuriJay RizuriPrieš dieną
  • wait a minute, I think i have seen that white snake before.

    boxingman channelboxingman channelPrieš dieną
  • A shiny I found was doomed to die a tragic death when I thought snorlax's Snore would put it to sleep...

    MrMetsManMrMetsManPrieš dieną
  • What an opening to come back to after a year xD

    Prejudiced PizzaPrejudiced PizzaPrieš dieną
  • Lololololol 10/10 intro

    SamLes CreationsSamLes CreationsPrieš 2 dienas
  • ive been watching this channel for 4 years and i just realized that in the end of the intro on the middle bottom it says “ruining your childhood since 2011”

    QueenRatManQueenRatManPrieš 2 dienas
  • @9:40 i thought you were choping your Weed down

    AntthraxxAntthraxxPrieš 2 dienas
  • 5:28 Was I the only person that realized this lion was from the game Scribblenauts???

    Mack. H.Mack. H.Prieš 2 dienas
  • Pls just don’t be tru

    Neon Kirby kidNeon Kirby kidPrieš 2 dienas
  • Man talk about cringe 🤦‍♂️🤦‍♂️🤦‍♂️

    Joey FlvkkoJoey FlvkkoPrieš 2 dienas
  • 4:18 my albino snake was blind

    The talentless Bug boiThe talentless Bug boiPrieš 2 dienas

    RollinontheboardRollinontheboardPrieš 2 dienas
  • Yeah, and humans purposely breed albino snakes for profit. Its the same with dogs and cats with scrunched up faces and munchkin cats. Short legs in a cat is a genetic disorder but it was considered "cute" so they continued doing it

    Arιa SocArιa SocPrieš 2 dienas
  • Meanwhile the fugates somewhere: im blue da be de da be dai

    Wesley DamenWesley DamenPrieš 2 dienas
  • SO we were learning science about genetics. and I showed my teacher the video to be like hey look genetics in a game theory And she said she'd watch it and that alone gives so many happi chemicals. Thanks!

    Junior WriterJunior WriterPrieš 2 dienas
  • I liek the blue joke

    Juliet SchwabJuliet SchwabPrieš 2 dienas
  • Never forget the shiny pokemon that got away. My case a weedle and tauros.

    Bionicle PrimeBionicle PrimePrieš 3 dienas
  • I just realized that the neighbor is in the intro

    Thomas BrockThomas BrockPrieš 3 dienas
  • Heyo! Zoologist/Biologist here! The zebra stripes fact is not found in any scientific literature. In fact there have been many studies concluding the stripes are more likely to be used for countering flies in the hot savannah environment. Please fix it this or do some more in depth research!

    Alexandra Pacanins ColbanAlexandra Pacanins ColbanPrieš 3 dienas
  • I breed for a chance to get an all best shiny Pokemon. That requires a lot of inbreeding lol

    Ravenous RexRavenous RexPrieš 3 dienas
  • im patiently waiting for when matpat writes a musical

    louise grisolialouise grisoliaPrieš 3 dienas
  • I live in Kentucky so uuuuh

    Elijah BrownElijah BrownPrieš 3 dienas
  • any of ya’ll need a japanese excadrill? cuz i have one

    UMIZUMI UwUUMIZUMI UwUPrieš 3 dienas
  • human shiny aye???

    MaximumMaximumPrieš 3 dienas
  • I have insanely good luck in finding shiny Pokémon, to the point the first Pokémon I saw & caught in PokemonX was a shiny Zigzagoon I SADLY killed multiple shiny Druddigon in Pokémon Ruby....before I knew shiny Pokémon were an actual thing......I don’t deserve my shiny luck😭 I found a shiny Karrablast just trying to show my brother where to catch it I went through a flower patch & said “please don’t let me catch a shiny fairy Pokémon here, please” & found a shiny Flabebe... I caught 2 shiny Pokémon in a month timeframe on PokémonGo--Psyduck & Wooper & this is barely scratching the surface on the shinies I’ve caught I was legit making my way through a shiny Pokédex before the games’ data corrupted & the game became a plastic paper weight

    ChasingDeathbedsChasingDeathbedsPrieš 3 dienas
  • ThE SuN iS a DEdLeY LaSEr

    Doctor CatDoctor CatPrieš 3 dienas
  • Me, watching this while shiny hunting: 😐

    SmaugSlayr 28SmaugSlayr 28Prieš 3 dienas
  • humon smurf

    Huck L. BerryHuck L. BerryPrieš 3 dienas
  • Human shinny's

    SplayKeySplayKeyPrieš 3 dienas
  • 6 ten second quick skips is enough to skip the intro, if you were wondering

    SebbieSebbiePrieš 3 dienas

    Orange JuixceOrange JuixcePrieš 4 dienas
  • I have 11 shiny :(

    Cristobal salgadoCristobal salgadoPrieš 4 dienas
  • me going hahahaha and my french fiend going hon hon hon after watching this vid

    Dr. John H. WatsonDr. John H. WatsonPrieš 4 dienas
  • Slow Claps for the Intro

    DimApple05DimApple05Prieš 4 dienas
  • 6:40 Thats not entire true in pokemon is a correct statement for every pokemom game except the origional gold silver and crystal. In gold silver and crystal pokemon who pass on the full IV stat to their offspring have a higher chance of producing a shiny if that offspring ends up with all 5 stats at full iv. So if both parents have a majority of there stats at full IV (when caught) they are much more likely to produce a shiny. Keep in mind the idea of IV in the gen 1 and 2 games was just the initial starting point of a system called DV but essentially did what IV do in gen 3 and up. Only using the term IV for simplicity sake.

    camron reynosacamron reynosaPrieš 4 dienas
  • me who finally got a shiny jolteon:

    Opposinn DogOpposinn DogPrieš 4 dienas
  • please make the shiny pokemon song a full song

    Gamerkid_5 YTGamerkid_5 YTPrieš 4 dienas
  • There inbread

    Andrew BrostAndrew BrostPrieš 4 dienas
  • Now I know where willy Wonka got the blue umpa loompas

    Andrew BrostAndrew BrostPrieš 4 dienas
  • But hey that’s just a theory a film NO NO NO what it’s game theory oh but hey that’s just a theory a game theory

    Colin GulasColin GulasPrieš 4 dienas
  • Competitive players after noticing they have been shiny hunting to get worse pokemon: *My disappointment is immeasurable and my day is ruined*

    Pajaro ChangoPajaro ChangoPrieš 4 dienas
  • Who else is singing sweet home Alabama when he said pandas have less ways to breed with diffrent genes

    Blake JamesBlake JamesPrieš 4 dienas
  • The intro is oddly perfect

    TheMagnificentBlue13 PlaysTheMagnificentBlue13 PlaysPrieš 4 dienas
  • so that zubat i accidentally killed was dying anyways

    Large MargeLarge MargePrieš 4 dienas
  • Oh no literally almost all my Pokémon are shiny!

    Sleepy MoonsSleepy MoonsPrieš 4 dienas
  • .... wait so why will they die again?

    Yummy Mustard Aka The Best CondimentYummy Mustard Aka The Best CondimentPrieš 4 dienas
  • I’m just gonna point this out here, ‘albinoism’ in reptiles, especially snakes isn’t the same as albinoism in mammals, in reality all those albino snakes you see are actually amelistic (they are missing certain pigments not all of them) as such show similar levels of sun/heat of their normal counterparts. They are very different genes at play here and I really don’t think you researched this well Ever wondered why albino burmese pythons are yellow and not pinkish? Well that’s why

    Ryaquaza 1Ryaquaza 1Prieš 4 dienas
  • I have a purple ponyta witch i evolved into a rapadash

    Feodoralove The catFeodoralove The catPrieš 4 dienas
  • great song!

    kayley chenkayley chenPrieš 4 dienas
  • Do you know you should have a a music theory

    Zoon 303Zoon 303Prieš 5 dienų
  • NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO my poor shiny garchomp that is 100% different than a regular garchomp

    lubloxawsome gamerlubloxawsome gamerPrieš 5 dienų
  • I got 18 shiny

    Win MartWin MartPrieš 5 dienų
  • this video reminded me how sad i am about HOW endangered white lions are. (Fortunately there are enough of them to be considered a separate species from regular lions.

    Josie ParkerJosie ParkerPrieš 5 dienų
  • Of you're playing a nuzlocke there's a chance theyre gonna die

    Last LandLast LandPrieš 5 dienų
  • mattpat AND tamatoa? my two favourite things!

    5AM5AMPrieš 5 dienų
  • No flex, but I have 203 shinies in Pokémon go and don’t like suggesting if I didn’t catch them, they died

    Blue flaresBlue flaresPrieš 5 dienų
  • Funny story: when i was new to pokemon The CARDS i had a rainbow bird forgot what it was called but anyway i thought it was usless so i traded it for a mega 😂 then i realised my mistake but same thing happened to another person 2 months later but i traded my mega for that same card

    Mr De GamesMr De GamesPrieš 5 dienų
  • i only have one shiny and its a ponyta in pokemon quest

    Moo KidMoo KidPrieš 5 dienų
  • could be Argyria from colodial silver cause that cures alot of stuff

    Angela ShepherdAngela ShepherdPrieš 5 dienų
  • Not my shiny Pidgeot 🥺

    Green OwOGreen OwOPrieš 6 dienų
  • intro: cringe content: good

    Colten PearsonColten PearsonPrieš 6 dienų
  • The most entertaining intro ever

    Atanas 18Atanas 18Prieš 6 dienų
  • That intro was truly bad.

    Robert SteinbergerRobert SteinbergerPrieš 6 dienų
  • Pokemon

    Maaviah animation'sMaaviah animation'sPrieš 6 dienų
  • My albino rabbit died because it was squished 😔

    Rani BermudoRani BermudoPrieš 6 dienų

    Erin TimbermistErin TimbermistPrieš 6 dienų
    • S h i n y

      lubloxawsome gamerlubloxawsome gamerPrieš 5 dienų
  • TODAY I LEARNED: Albino are human shinnies

    Irodoku PuzzleIrodoku PuzzlePrieš 6 dienų
  • I like regular pokemon.. there easy to get

    Kenny CarterKenny CarterPrieš 6 dienų

    Caleb ShafferCaleb ShafferPrieš 7 dienų
  • My friend a shiny level 100 lucario in sheild

    Hank BHank BPrieš 7 dienų
  • In real life het albino animal mated with a normal animal makes more hets then a het mated with another het makes the real thing and hets mated with the real thing make more of the real thing that is how you could get a albino from 2 normals

    Dragon Fire501Dragon Fire501Prieš 7 dienų
  • When you actually see the blue lobster : dang i forgot to buy pokeballs

    Luis MiguelLuis MiguelPrieš 7 dienų
  • I bread a Japanese a lopunny with a American one so now I have a shiny :3

    Kinona LardgeKinona LardgePrieš 7 dienų
  • Soo your saying i saw A SUPER RARE blue lobster? Dang

    PewlolQ_YTPewlolQ_YTPrieš 7 dienų
  • The explanation of the Masuda method is flawed because it working is based of region not language like he is saying

    Dmitri LockhartDmitri LockhartPrieš 7 dienų
  • 6:23

    penguinakapenguinakaPrieš 7 dienų
  • That intro was hard to watch

    Plexus GamingPlexus GamingPrieš 7 dienų
  • Pikachu

    Game PikachuGame PikachuPrieš 7 dienų
  • Wait he said Elg instead of moose, Elg is the Norwegian word for mosse

    totaly the best Youtube Channel evertotaly the best Youtube Channel everPrieš 7 dienų
  • Want to here a flex. No? Well I don’t care here is one I have five rare shiny blue humans 😎

    Katy 09133Katy 09133Prieš 8 dienų
  • I love brown pandas

    Choco PandaChoco PandaPrieš 8 dienų
  • The warlike octagon curiously phone because parcel apically protect afore a lyrical opinion. piquant, good brochure

    Sevaun MasonSevaun MasonPrieš 8 dienų
  • Well of course, the magikarp's just level 3 after all, a few exp candies will fix that...

    Fr0stmiteFr0stmitePrieš 8 dienų
  • Maby I can’t find a shiny wooloo because it died?

    Ellie the AnimatorEllie the AnimatorPrieš 8 dienų
  • Isn't the real life shinies just called albinos

    Victoria the green cheek conureVictoria the green cheek conurePrieš 8 dienų
  • You know, in general, pokemon are pretty significantly smarter than normal pleb reality animals. They can seemingly fully understand language, even if they cant speak it, most of them seem to know humans aren't actively a threat, etc. So Gamefreak, clearly you need to make shiny pokemon have significantly higher catch rates than their non-shiny counterparts. They're intelligent enough to understand that being willingly captured by a trainer who only has 3 regular pokeballs is a way better option than being burnt to death by the sun or immediately hunted down by the next predator that looks in their direction. Of course, we'd also clearly need to increase the overall encounter rate too, since any pokemon born in the wild with any concept of trainers would try to actively seek out people to save them from such a horrible life.

    MaugreMaugrePrieš 8 dienų
  • No cap

    Rawad FleifelRawad FleifelPrieš 8 dienų
  • Hey once I found a real life shiny, it was a pink and black bee instead of yellow and black

    Rawad FleifelRawad FleifelPrieš 8 dienų
  • moana vibes

    Traynisha ColemanTraynisha ColemanPrieš 8 dienų
  • 0:59 Me: But i was born in 2011

    Kitty CatKitty CatPrieš 8 dienų
  • Maybe that’s why shiny pokemon are so rare They have high mortality rate

    Rage 2000Rage 2000Prieš 8 dienų