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Old November 17th, 2012 (6:19 PM).
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Originally Posted by WeightyWillBill View Post
Does anyone know anything about what's up with Ultra Balls lately? This happened twice: I am trying to catch a Pokemon, and I throw a few Ultra Balls, then after a bit there's this strange flying sound, and then the ball shakes once and the Pokemon is caught. Does anyone know about this strange thing?
That's a critical capture, it happens when the Poke Ball makes a clinging sound, hovers in the air for a bit and shakes once. It has a highly successful capture rate although the Pokemon can still break out.

And this can happen with any Poke Ball, not just Ultra Balls.