How to Get Shiny Lunatone in Pokemon GO

Pokemon GO Summer Solstice Event begun June 19 with increased Lunatone spawns till June 24, allowing players a chance to catch shiny Lunatone.
Pokemon GO Summer Solstice Event begun June 19 with increased Lunatone spawns till June 24, allowing players a chance to catch shiny Lunatone. | Photo courtesy of Pokemon GO

Can Lunatone be Shiny in Pokemon GO? Pokemon GO Summer Solstice Event begun June 19 with increased Lunatone spawns till June 24, allowing players a chance to catch shiny Lunatone.

The Summer Solstice Event is focused on Solrock and Lunatone. Pokemon GO has released set dates and times in which Solrock and Lunatone will appear more. In addition, they have allowed all players a chance to catch them despite which hemisphere they are in.

Here is everything we know about Shiny Lunatone:

How to Get Shiny Lunatone in Pokemon GO

Lunatone can be shiny in Pokemon GO. A shiny variant has been in the game for quite some time and players may already have one.

During the Summer Solstice Event, shiny rates do not change but spawns rates increase. Players will encounter more Lunatone depending on the date and time. They might even encounter a shiny Lunatone with the increased normal spawn rates.

Luntaone does not evolve and all the candies earned can be used to boost CP or change moves.

Its counter-part, Solrock, can also be found shiny. The two are not related by evolution but theme, as the sun and moon. They were introduced in Generation 3, Heonn region and were Gym Leaders Tate and Liza's main Pokemon.

The Pokemon GO Summer Solstice Event will end on June 24 at 10 p.m. local time.