Pokémon GO Shiny Happiny Appears in February Festivities

Happiny is one of the pink Pokémon appearing in the Pokémon GO Valentine's Day festivities
Happiny is one of the pink Pokémon appearing in the Pokémon GO Valentine's Day festivities / Niantic/The Pokémon Company

Shiny Happiny will appear in Pokémon GO for a limited time this month as the game celebrates Valentine's Day over the course of the month. Here's what you need to know about the Pokémon.

Pokémon GO Shiny Happiny Appears in February Festivities

Happiny is the first link in the Chansey evolutionary chain. The Playhouse Pokémon, which only exists in a female form, is a Normal-Type Pokémon that debuted in Generation 4. Its maximum CP is 371, with 25 attack, 77 defense and 225 stamina. It is boosted by partly cloudy weather.

Happiny's pink color made it an easy choice for Niantic's scheme to make pink Pokémon prominent during the Valentine's Day celebrations. From 8 a.m. Feb. 14 to 10 p.m. Feb. 17 local time, pink Pokémon, including Happiny. Shiny Happiny and Shiny Chansey will also appear in the wild.

For more information about Pokémon GO's Valentine's Day event, check out our guide here.