Pokemon fans know just how rare finding a "shiny" is: You can play multiple games across generations and never encounter monsters in a special colouring. Typically, you have a one in 4000 chance of finding a shiny, which is pretty low. Ultra Sun and Moon change the odds by giving you another sure-fire way to find shinies, and players are collecting them by the truckload.
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There is about a 1 in 4000 chance a unique colour variant of a Pokemon will appear in a random encounter, making "shiny Pokemon" the rarest type of monster you can capture. Some people have played Pokemon for decades and have never seen a shiny. Here's how you can beat those odds and get a shiny in Sun and Moon.