The PokéCommunity Forums  

Go Back   The PokéCommunity Forums > Pokémon Gaming > Trade Corner
Reload this Page Questions & Answers IV Breeding Help
Sign Up Rules/FAQ Daily Battle Blogs Mark Forums Read


Trade Corner Having trouble completing your Pokédex? Looking for a certain Pokémon or have a rare one to offer? This is your forum. Everything related to wireless trades can be discussed here.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #26    
Old December 12th, 2013 (7:34 AM).
bluestars83's Avatar
bluestars83 bluestars83 is offline
Your friendly neighborhood Ace Trainer :)
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: UK
Gender: Male
Nature: Quirky
Posts: 248
Hi all, i'm thinking bout all this perfect IV breeding but the fact that everyone says they have pokemon with 31 IVs confuses me because iv been told you can't find out the IV, all i know is that the guy in Kiloude pokecenter tells you which stat is what etc. How do you know what its number is? I'm finding this all very confusing and REALLY need some help or im not going to bother with this perfect breeding biz.
__________________

Please leave me a trade review after any trades with me ---> http://www.pokecommunity.com/showthread.php?t=350452
Reply With Quote

Relevant Advertising!

  #27    
Old December 12th, 2013 (7:51 AM).
JayTheKing's Avatar
JayTheKing JayTheKing is online now
~~King Of Valla~~
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Valla aka Kitsune Kingdom
Gender: Male
Posts: 890
Quote:
Originally Posted by bluestars83 View Post
Hi all, i'm thinking bout all this perfect IV breeding but the fact that everyone says they have pokemon with 31 IVs confuses me because iv been told you can't find out the IV, all i know is that the guy in Kiloude pokecenter tells you which stat is what etc. How do you know what its number is? I'm finding this all very confusing and REALLY need some help or im not going to bother with this perfect breeding biz.
If the pokemon has 31 IV the guy is gonna tell you:''Stats like those..simply cant be beat''I might have forgotten a couple of words in the phrase but thats pretty much it

Another tip:Wonder Trade on Wednesday!Many people put their IV bred chained pokemon there especially on Wednesdays.I got some pretty good ones!
__________________


White 2:4814-8483-7594
3DS:4871 4138 8216
Friend Safari:Bug with Combee,Illumise and Heracross!
Reply With Quote
  #28    
Old December 12th, 2013 (7:57 AM).
RingoH's Avatar
RingoH RingoH is offline
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Gender: Male
Posts: 276
Quote:
Originally Posted by JayTheKing View Post
Another tip:Wonder Trade on Wednesday!Many people put their IV bred chained pokemon there especially on Wednesdays.I got some pretty good ones!
Ok, I'll bite... what is so special about Wednesday? I've had a major fun time with Wonder Trade, and use it pretty much daily.
__________________
Friend Codes For Friend Safari(please PM me so I can add you as well):
3DS (Main System- DARK -Mightyena/Sneasel/Sableye): 5043-2184-3577
2DS (Secondary System- BUG - Ledyba/Beautifly/Heracross): 0404-6927-1320(NOTE: I am VERY rarely online with the 2DS)
Reply With Quote
  #29    
Old December 18th, 2013 (12:59 PM). Edited December 18th, 2013 by BossBattle.
BossBattle's Avatar
BossBattle BossBattle is offline
Legend Hunter
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Age: 24
Gender: Male
Nature: Relaxed
Posts: 37
Quote:
Originally Posted by EV♥ View Post
Using Destiny Knot with a Power Item will not work. Destiny Knot and Everstone together will work though, so it advised to have the parent with the nature you want holding the Everstone and the other parent holding the Destiny Knot. Then there's a lot of luck involved to get the right combination of IVs to be passed on to the offspring.
I'm gonna have to disagree. Using the DK in conjunction with a Power item will work. Not sure if you didn't find out about it already and just didn't edit your post, but in case you didn't I ran a test to confirm it.

Here is my process for anybody interested:
Spoiler:

For this experiment, I observed the inheritance for each individual stat of the children, and if the Speed IVs of the parent holding the Power Item (Power Anklet) would consistently pass on.

1) Prep up and Setup
-First I grabbed my parents:
my flawless Tyranitar (Lv. 100 @ 31/31/31/31/31/31)
and my not perfect Ditto (Lv. 100 @ 1/2/30/3/20/12)
and reconfirmed their IVs via IV Judge and Metal Kid's IV Calculator.
-Gave my Tyranitar the Power Anklet and my Ditto the Destiny Knot.
-Dropped them both in the Daycare.

2) Breed, Hatch, and Natures
-Consecutively bred and hatched 30 Larvitars, nicknamed em' 1-30, and recorded each of their natures (for calculating their IVs later).

3) Finding IVs
-Went to the Battle Institute and proceeded to calc the IVs of all 30 Larvitars @Lv.50 with MK's IV Calc.

4)Confirming flawless IVs and 0 IVs
-Ran all 30 Larvitars through the IV judge to confirm flawless and 0 IVs.

5)Inheritance
-Found the IV inheritance for the Larvitars.
This is how I defined inheritance:
1. If any of the child's stat had IVs that didn't match either parent's IVs, then the inheritance was classified as a Varied IV(Proceed to point 2). However, on the chance that all of the child's stats matched either parent (Proceed to point 1.5).
1.5. Level the child up 20 levels while recording IVs at each level and input them into MK's IV Calc again for a more accurate evaluation (In case the reader doesn't know, MK's IV Calc becomes more accurate with more inputted data at different levels). Then proceed back to point 1. If the child's stats still matched either parent, omit the sample from the results; as finding which IV came from which parent would be impossible (Luckily, none of the Larvitars fell into this category).
2. Any flawless IV was inherited from Tyranitar.
3. Any non-flawless IV matching Ditto's IVs, was inherited from Ditto.


And here are the data/results:
Spoiler:

-Inheritance abbreviations:
T=Tyranitar
D=Ditto
x=Varied IV

------------[Child's IVs]-----------------------------------------------[Inheritance]
1: 31 / 31 / 8 - 9 / 2 - 3 / 31 / 31------------------T/T/x/D/T/T
2: 18 - 19 / 31 / 31 / 2 - 3 / 20 - 21 / 31-----------x/T/T/D/D/T
3: 14 - 15 / 2 - 3 / 30 / 31 / 31 / 31 ---------------x/D/D/T/T/T
4: 31 / 2 - 3 / 4 - 5 / 2 - 3 / 20 - 21 / 31 ----------T/D/x/D/D/T
5: 1 / 31 / 30 / 31 / 18 - 19 / 31 -------------------D/T/D/T/x/T
6: 1 / 2 - 3 / 14 - 15 / 31 / 20 - 21 / 31 ------------D/D/x/T/D/T
7: 1 / 31 / 30 / 2 - 3 / 28 - 29 / 31 ----------------D/T/D/D/x/T
8: 1 / 14 - 15 / 31 / 20 / 31 / 31 -------------------D/x/T/D/T/T
9: 26 - 27 / 31 / 31 / 31 / 31 / 31 ------------------x/T/T/T/T/T
10: 1 / 31 / 30 / 31 / 18 - 19 / 31 ----------------- D/T/D/T/x/T
11: 18 - 19 / 2 - 3 / 30 / 2 - 3 / 31 / 31 ------------x/D/D/D/T/T
12: 1 / 31 / 31 / 31 / 16 - 17 / 31 ------------------D/T/T/T/x/T
13: 1 / 31 / 4 - 5 / 31 / 20 - 21 / 31 ---------------D/T/x/T/D/T
14: 31 / 31 / 30 / 2 - 3 / 2 - 3 / 31 -----------------T/T/D/D/x/T
15: 31 / 31 / 12 - 13 / 2 - 3 / 20 - 21 / 31 ----------T/T/x/D/D/T
16: 31 / 2 - 3 / 26 - 27 / 0 - 3 / 31 / 31 ------------T/D/x/D/T/T
17: 31 / 24 - 25 / 31 / 31 / 20 - 21 / 31 ------------T/x/T/T/D/T
18: 31 / 31 / 31 / 31 / 24 - 25 / 31 -----------------T/T/T/T/x/T
19: 1 / 2 - 3 / 14 - 15 / 2 - 3 / 20 - 21 / 31 ---------D/D/x/D/D/T
20: 1 / 2 - 5 / 10 - 11 / 2 - 3 / 31 / 31 -------------D/D/x/D/T/T
21: 24 - 25 / 31 / 31 / 31 / 31 / 31 -----------------x/T/T/T/T/T
22: 31 / 2 - 3 / 30 / 20 - 21 / 31 / 31 ---------------T/D/D/x/T/T
23: 1 / 31 / 24 - 25 / 31 / 31 / 31 ------------------D/T/x/T/T/T
24: 31 / 31 / 30 / 2 - 3 / 2 - 3 / 31 -----------------T/T/D/D/x/T
25: 1 / 31 / 30 / 31 / 28 - 29 / 31 -------------------D/T/D/T/x/T
26: 31 / 31 / 30 / 6 - 7 / 31 / 31 --------------------T/T/D/x/T/T
27: 31 / 14 - 15 / 30 / 0 - 3 / 31 / 31 ---------------T/x/D/D/T/T
28: 1 / 2 - 3 / 31 / 0 - 3 / 14 - 15 / 31 --------------D/D/T/D/x/T
29: 31 / 31 / 28 - 29 / 0 - 3 / 31 / 31 ---------------T/T/x/D/T/T
30: 1 / 31 / 31 / 31 / 22 - 23 / 31
-------------------D/T/T/T/x/T


As you can see, 5 stats of either parents IVs are inherited; which means the DK works. E
very single child not only inherits Tyranitar's Speed IVs, but the children also inherits it every single time; which means the Power item, in this case the Power Anklet, works. In conclusion, means the DK + Power Item does, indeed, work.

While I do agree the item combo DK + Everstone will ultimately be the best, the combo of DK + Power Item has it's uses as well. Unless you have 4x/5x flawless Dittos or are breeding genderless pokes
the item combo of DK + Power Item is very useful for initially introducing flawless IVs to a child, when breeding a supply of 5x/6x flawless males (with low egg steps) for each egg group; since their natures do not matter, but only their flawless IVs do. This allows you to breed flawless Pokemon of certain egg groups with the flawless males relatively quicker, than having to start from scratch every time you want to breed pokes outside of the egg group. It also saves time getting flawless IVs on a poke with high egg steps when you've already got a flawless male to work with.
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #30    
Old January 11th, 2014 (12:46 PM).
bhavik147 bhavik147 is offline
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Gender: Male
Posts: 52
oh finally started to iv breed this week, takes forever but its worth the wit, do people normally stop at 5iv's? ive got 2 parents at 5ivs and trying to breed them to get an offspring with all 6iv's, have given one parent a destiny knot and the other an ever-stone for its nature, will it be better if i give one a destiny knot and the other a power item to pass the missing move down ? so far Ive got a box full of 4iv gibles and half a box of 5iv gibles.
__________________
friend code : 3797-6463-8251
Reply With Quote
  #31    
Old January 14th, 2014 (7:52 PM).
Griffinbane's Avatar
Griffinbane Griffinbane is offline
I hate Smeargle.
Gold Tier
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Pennsylvania, US
Age: 28
Gender: Female
Nature: Lax
Posts: 1,330
Okay, see, Destiny Knot only lets 5 IVs from your parents pass. That last 31 you want MUST be randomly generated. The power item won't help you at all. I really suggest you go for the optimal IVs, not for the true flawless. That way you don't have to worry about the IVs that you're not gonna use anyway, and any true flawless Pokemon that DOES pop up will pleasantly surprise you.
__________________
Terriermon and Lopmon

White: 1463 5558 5309
X: 2208 5685 5454
- - - -
Reply With Quote
  #32    
Old September 12th, 2014 (2:48 AM).
Blaze09 Blaze09 is offline
 
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: United Kingdom
Gender: Male
Posts: 1
anyone up for adding my FC? 5086-3180-1061
Reply With Quote
  #33    
Old October 28th, 2014 (3:47 PM).
RedFalcon94's Avatar
RedFalcon94 RedFalcon94 is offline
Event Hunter
 
Join Date: Sep 2014
Gender: Male
Nature: Rash
Posts: 61
I hatched my first 6IV koffing today.... breeding with a 6IV Ditto holding Knot
Reply With Quote
  #34    
Old June 2nd, 2015 (6:24 PM).
SanRKi's Avatar
SanRKi SanRKi is offline
 
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: New York
Nature: Quiet
Posts: 19
Hi, I'm new to playing Pokemon, but I've known about breeding for some time now. I mostly hear about having high IVs, but I'm wondering how do you know when the IVs are high (or max).
__________________
Friend Code: 5086-2294-0815
Trainer name: Lorenzo
Reply With Quote
  #35    
Old June 2nd, 2015 (6:31 PM).
bluestars83's Avatar
bluestars83 bluestars83 is offline
Your friendly neighborhood Ace Trainer :)
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: UK
Gender: Male
Nature: Quirky
Posts: 248
Quote:
Originally Posted by SanRKi View Post
Hi, I'm new to playing Pokemon, but I've known about breeding for some time now. I mostly hear about having high IVs, but I'm wondering how do you know when the IVs are high (or max).
If you're playing ORAS, when you defeat the E4 you get access to the Battle Resort. If you travel there with any pokemon you wanna IV check, go in the pokecenter. Inside there will be a guy to the right of the desk, he will tell you about your pokes. he will mention certain stats of your pokemon, either attack, defense, speed etc. at the end if he says 'stats like these simply can't be beat', then those stats he mentioned have max IV's,
As for X/Y i can't remember where the IV guy is, but it's the same deal.
__________________

Please leave me a trade review after any trades with me ---> http://www.pokecommunity.com/showthread.php?t=350452
Reply With Quote
  #36    
Old June 2nd, 2015 (6:43 PM).
SanRKi's Avatar
SanRKi SanRKi is offline
 
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: New York
Nature: Quiet
Posts: 19
I play Y, so he's in Kiloude City's Pokemon Center. So I would have to do a lot of breeding in order to make sure I get the stats I want, right? If that's the case I will use a LOT of paper keeping track of my Pokemon's IVs.
__________________
Friend Code: 5086-2294-0815
Trainer name: Lorenzo
Reply With Quote
  #37    
Old June 2nd, 2015 (6:55 PM).
bluestars83's Avatar
bluestars83 bluestars83 is offline
Your friendly neighborhood Ace Trainer :)
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: UK
Gender: Male
Nature: Quirky
Posts: 248
Quote:
Originally Posted by SanRKi View Post
I play Y, so he's in Kiloude City's Pokemon Center. So I would have to do a lot of breeding in order to make sure I get the stats I want, right? If that's the case I will use a LOT of paper keeping track of my Pokemon's IVs.
Pretty much yeah. Could take anything between 10/20 eggs up to a good 200 to get the right combination of IVs you're after. So long as you have a Destiny Knot and Everstone for your IV and Nature passdowns you're set to go. If you can manage to get your hands on a 5/6IV Ditto however, the job will be made that little bit easier. You just need to know what exactly you after. 5IVs are usually perfectly fine, i normally only go for a perfect 6IV if that certain pokemon i want as an all-rounder. Say for example for my Gardevoir, i haven't bothered at all maxing for Attack as it doesn't really use physical attack.
As for noting stuff, you don't really need to. If you look on a pokemons summary, you will see the little shapes under the pokemon. You can use them as markers for each stat.
HP = Circle
Attack = Triangle
Defense = Square
Sp. Atk = Heart
Sp. Def = Star
Speed = Diamond
So if you have a pokemon thats maxed in say Attack and Speed, just tap the corresponding shape. That way when you look at you pokemon in your boxes, you can tell straight away what stats theyre maxed in just by looking at what shapes are blacked out :D
__________________

Please leave me a trade review after any trades with me ---> http://www.pokecommunity.com/showthread.php?t=350452
Reply With Quote
  #38    
Old June 2nd, 2015 (7:12 PM).
SanRKi's Avatar
SanRKi SanRKi is offline
 
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: New York
Nature: Quiet
Posts: 19
Quote:
Originally Posted by bluestars83 View Post
Pretty much yeah. Could take anything between 10/20 eggs up to a good 200 to get the right combination of IVs you're after. So long as you have a Destiny Knot and Everstone for your IV and Nature passdowns you're set to go. If you can manage to get your hands on a 5/6IV Ditto however, the job will be made that little bit easier. You just need to know what exactly you after. 5IVs are usually perfectly fine, i normally only go for a perfect 6IV if that certain pokemon i want as an all-rounder. Say for example for my Gardevoir, i haven't bothered at all maxing for Attack as it doesn't really use physical attack.
As for noting stuff, you don't really need to. If you look on a pokemons summary, you will see the little shapes under the pokemon. You can use them as markers for each stat.
HP = Circle
Attack = Triangle
Defense = Square
Sp. Atk = Heart
Sp. Def = Star
Speed = Diamond
So if you have a pokemon thats maxed in say Attack and Speed, just tap the corresponding shape. That way when you look at you pokemon in your boxes, you can tell straight away what stats theyre maxed in just by looking at what shapes are blacked out :D
Okay, now the symbols acting as markers, I had NO IDEA about that. All my shapes are gray but when I tap them they turn black. (I turned them all back off to avoid future confusion). So just tap the corresponding shape to make it black, to remind myself of a Pokemon's maxed stat... Got it.

As for finding a perfect IV Ditto, I doubt that will happen soon. I think I got one that was originally from a Safari before it was traded to me, since it was a Lv. 35-36 Ditto.
__________________
Friend Code: 5086-2294-0815
Trainer name: Lorenzo
Reply With Quote
  #39    
Old June 2nd, 2015 (7:18 PM).
bluestars83's Avatar
bluestars83 bluestars83 is offline
Your friendly neighborhood Ace Trainer :)
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: UK
Gender: Male
Nature: Quirky
Posts: 248
Quote:
Originally Posted by SanRKi View Post
Okay, now the symbols acting as markers, I had NO IDEA about that. All my shapes are gray but when I tap them they turn black. (I turned them all back off to avoid future confusion). So just tap the corresponding shape to make it black, to remind myself of a Pokemon's maxed stat... Got it.

That's what i do now, a lot of people do it now tbh. It's really helpful.

As for finding a perfect IV Ditto, I doubt that will happen soon. I think I got one that was originally from a Safari before it was traded to me, since it was a Lv. 35-36 Ditto.
Generally any Ditto you get from a friend safari WILL have 2 or 3 maxed IVS guaranteed. So just catch loads, get em checked.
Good luck with it all. Also, if you need any help with anything else, like filling dex or whatever, just gimme a shout, happy to help with whatever i can
__________________

Please leave me a trade review after any trades with me ---> http://www.pokecommunity.com/showthread.php?t=350452
Reply With Quote
  #40    
Old June 2nd, 2015 (8:02 PM).
SanRKi's Avatar
SanRKi SanRKi is offline
 
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: New York
Nature: Quiet
Posts: 19
Quote:
Originally Posted by bluestars83 View Post
Generally any Ditto you get from a friend safari WILL have 2 or 3 maxed IVS guaranteed. So just catch loads, get em checked.
Good luck with it all. Also, if you need any help with anything else, like filling dex or whatever, just gimme a shout, happy to help with whatever i can
I don't know anyone with Normal type Safaris, let alone ones with Dittos. So I already know this will take more time than I already thought. But now that I know how to check which IVs are maxed, it should be a BIT easier. Thank you for your assistance, bluestars83!.
__________________
Friend Code: 5086-2294-0815
Trainer name: Lorenzo
Reply With Quote
  #41    
Old July 15th, 2015 (5:11 PM).
iwant2trade's Avatar
iwant2trade iwant2trade is offline
FC: 3153-5860-2389
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: elite 4
Gender: Male
Posts: 27
im honestly really lost in this
__________________
3DS FC: 3153-5860-2389
Friend Safari: Fighting type- miefoo, pancham, and hariyama!
Need someone with normal type and ditto or chansey
Trying to complete the pokedex and aquire some great pokes hmu!
Reply With Quote
  #42    
Old July 15th, 2015 (9:54 PM).
Kirestananderson01's Avatar
Kirestananderson01 Kirestananderson01 is offline
 
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: Los Angeles
Gender: Male
Nature: Brave
Posts: 77
It helps to transfer some of the essential IVs that you need. Yup, it does not matter which parents holds destiny knot.
Reply With Quote
  #43    
Old July 17th, 2015 (8:00 PM).
iwant2trade's Avatar
iwant2trade iwant2trade is offline
FC: 3153-5860-2389
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: elite 4
Gender: Male
Posts: 27
Trying to get a flawless deino. Now I would obviously keep destiny knot on my 6IV male. BUT!! would I keep switching the female deino out for one with better stats or IVs?
__________________
3DS FC: 3153-5860-2389
Friend Safari: Fighting type- miefoo, pancham, and hariyama!
Need someone with normal type and ditto or chansey
Trying to complete the pokedex and aquire some great pokes hmu!
Reply With Quote
  #44    
Old July 18th, 2015 (12:55 PM).
Sømeøne Sømeøne is offline
 
Join Date: Jul 2015
Gender: Other
Posts: 4
To be honest to iv breed well you don't really need a ditto. Most everything can be branched off the field egg group seeing as it's the largest out there and many pokemon that are in that group are in another one. Ditto are just handy for the amorphous egg group as not many of those are in another egg group and of course for nature. That being said, if you want an eevee with at least 4 31 iv'd stats I have a few that i can give away.
Reply With Quote
  #45    
Old August 28th, 2015 (8:51 AM). Edited August 28th, 2015 by Sir Pedro.
Sir Pedro's Avatar
Sir Pedro Sir Pedro is offline
Honor Above All
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: Chivalry Castle
Gender: Male
Nature: Adamant
Posts: 633
So, I'm getting into breeding competitive Pokémon, and I was wondering if I should just have a 6IV Ditto, or I should have a bunch with different IVs. Also, should I worry about the natures of said Dittos, or does that really matter?
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #46    
Old August 28th, 2015 (9:10 AM).
Keiran's Avatar
Keiran Keiran is offline
Fight Off Your Demons
Moderator
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: New Jersey
Age: 24
Gender: Male
Nature: Careful
Posts: 2,223
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sir Pedro View Post
So, I'm getting into breeding competitive Pokémon, and I was wondering if i should just have a 6IV Ditto, or I should have a bunch with different IVs. Also, should I worry about the natures of said Dittos, or does that really matter?
The nature of the Ditto isn't totally important, because you can put your Everstone on the mother/father. For IVs, I would also recommend having Dittos with Hidden Power spreads, or a ditto with 0 Speed. Dittos with 0 Attack are useful, as well.
__________________
Mod of Trade Corner| Pair | Trainer Information

又 yltfos os kaeps and low 又
Wandering Allowed, Wondering Aloud
Reply With Quote
  #47    
Old August 28th, 2015 (9:12 AM).
Sir Pedro's Avatar
Sir Pedro Sir Pedro is offline
Honor Above All
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: Chivalry Castle
Gender: Male
Nature: Adamant
Posts: 633
Quote:
Originally Posted by Keiran View Post
The nature of the Ditto isn't totally important, because you can put your Everstone on the mother/father. For IVs, I would also recommend having Dittos with Hidden Power spreads, or a ditto with 0 Speed. Dittos with 0 Attack are useful, as well.
Thanks!
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #48    
Old October 27th, 2015 (6:05 PM).
G0!d's Avatar
G0!d G0!d is offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2015
Location: Philippines
Gender: Male
Nature: Calm
Posts: 262
Hi! I'm kinda new to breeding and wanna know if there is a possibility that the offspring will have 3 perfect IVs if both of its parents have 2 perfect IVs only in the same stat?
__________________
“Certain things, they should stay the way they are. You ought to be able to stick them in one of those big glass cases and just leave them alone.”
― J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye
Reply With Quote
  #49    
Old October 27th, 2015 (8:38 PM).
Keiran's Avatar
Keiran Keiran is offline
Fight Off Your Demons
Moderator
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: New Jersey
Age: 24
Gender: Male
Nature: Careful
Posts: 2,223
Quote:
Originally Posted by G0!d View Post
Hi! I'm kinda new to breeding and wanna know if there is a possibility that the offspring will have 3 perfect IVs if both of its parents have 2 perfect IVs only in the same stat?
So the parents would both be x/x/x/x/31/31 for example? There is a possibility, but it's fairly low. About 2.5% with a Destiny Knot, I believe.
__________________
Mod of Trade Corner| Pair | Trainer Information

又 yltfos os kaeps and low 又
Wandering Allowed, Wondering Aloud
Reply With Quote
  #50    
Old October 27th, 2015 (11:11 PM).
G0!d's Avatar
G0!d G0!d is offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2015
Location: Philippines
Gender: Male
Nature: Calm
Posts: 262
Quote:
Originally Posted by Keiran View Post
So the parents would both be x/x/x/x/31/31 for example? There is a possibility, but it's fairly low. About 2.5% with a Destiny Knot, I believe.
Oh I see.. So if I'm getting this right, there is a chance that the offspring will randomly have a perfect IV which its parents do not have?
__________________
“Certain things, they should stay the way they are. You ought to be able to stick them in one of those big glass cases and just leave them alone.”
― J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye
Reply With Quote
Reply
Quick Reply

Sponsored Links
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 2:51 AM.


Style by Nymphadora, artwork by Sa-Dui.
Like our Facebook Page Follow us on Twitter © 2002 - 2016 The PokéCommunity™, pokecommunity.com.
Pokémon characters and images belong to The Pokémon Company International and Nintendo. This website is in no way affiliated with or endorsed by Nintendo, Creatures, GAMEFREAK, The Pokémon Company or The Pokémon Company International. We just love Pokémon.
All forum styles, their images (unless noted otherwise) and site designs are © 2002 - 2016 The PokéCommunity / PokéCommunity.com.
PokéCommunity™ is a trademark of The PokéCommunity. All rights reserved. Sponsor advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. User generated content remains the property of its creator.

Acknowledgements
Use of PokéCommunity Assets
vB Optimise by DragonByte Technologies Ltd © 2016.