What classifies as a special trade?
Special Trades, which involve Legendary, Shiny, and new (for your Pokédex), are another story. They could start at one million Stardust with a Good Friend.
How much is a special trade?
Special Trading is unlocked at Great or Best Friendship levels. Special Trading involves Legendary, Shiny and pokemon that either trainer has not yet caught. Special Trading costs 40k Stardust per trade and is limited to one trade per day.
Are Shinies a special trade?
The following are special trades: Pokémon not already in your Pokédex. Legendary Pokémon. Shiny Pokémon.
What are the odds of a lucky trade?
According to research from The Silph Road, Pokémon are more likely to become Lucky if they were caught long ago. The research shows that Pokémon less than a year old have about a 5% chance to be lucky, Pokémon that are a year old have a 10% chance, and Pokémon that are two years old have a 25% chance.
Are lucky Pokémon always high IV?
Lucky Pokémon are a special form of Pokémon in Pokémon GO that require less Stardust to power-up and have minimum IV values of 12. Lucky Pokémon are not available in the wild, and they are only available from Trading.
Is 3 star Pokémon better?
If your Pokémon has three stars and a red stamp, it means that it has 100% perfect IVs. If it has three star with an orange stamp, it has around 80-99% perfect IVs. Two stars means 66-80% IVs and one star means 50-65% IVs.
How much stardust do you need to make a trade?
Trading a Legendary or Shiny Pokémon that your friend doesn’t have yet can cost up to 1,000,000 Stardust. The trade cost decreases to 800,000 for Great Friends, 80,000 for Ultra Friends, and 40,000 for Best Friends.