Game Theory: Your Shiny Pokemon is DOOMED to Die!

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We all love when a shiny version of our favorite Pokemon shows up, right? It is a welcome surprise to any video or card game! Except, those shinies are not as great as we all think. Don't get me wrong, they LOOK amazing but they are lacking one very important thing in the Pokemon universe. That thing, Theorists, is POWER! Shines are WEAK! Not only that, but they are DOOMED! Why? You will have to watch to find out!
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  1. The talentless Bug boi

    The talentless Bug boi5 klukkustundum síðan

    4:18 my albino snake was blind

  2. Rollinontheboard

    Rollinontheboard6 klukkustundum síðan


  3. Arιa Soc

    Arιa Soc8 klukkustundum síðan

    Yeah, and humans purposely breed albino snakes for profit. Its the same with dogs and cats with scrunched up faces and munchkin cats. Short legs in a cat is a genetic disorder but it was considered "cute" so they continued doing it

  4. Wesley Damen

    Wesley Damen8 klukkustundum síðan

    Meanwhile the fugates somewhere: im blue da be de da be dai

  5. Junior Writer

    Junior Writer8 klukkustundum síðan

    SO we were learning science about genetics. and I showed my teacher the video to be like hey look genetics in a game theory And she said she'd watch it and that alone gives so many happi chemicals. Thanks!

  6. Juliet Schwab

    Juliet Schwab8 klukkustundum síðan

    I liek the blue joke

  7. Bionicle Prime

    Bionicle Prime9 klukkustundum síðan

    Never forget the shiny pokemon that got away. My case a weedle and tauros.

  8. Thomas Brock

    Thomas Brock9 klukkustundum síðan

    I just realized that the neighbor is in the intro

  9. Alexandra Pacanins Colban

    Alexandra Pacanins Colban9 klukkustundum síðan

    Heyo! Zoologist/Biologist here! The zebra stripes fact is not found in any scientific literature. In fact there have been many studies concluding the stripes are more likely to be used for countering flies in the hot savannah environment. Please fix it this or do some more in depth research!

  10. Ravenous Rex

    Ravenous Rex13 klukkustundum síðan

    I breed for a chance to get an all best shiny Pokemon. That requires a lot of inbreeding lol

  11. louise grisolia

    louise grisolia14 klukkustundum síðan

    im patiently waiting for when matpat writes a musical

  12. Elijah Brown

    Elijah Brown14 klukkustundum síðan

    I live in Kentucky so uuuuh


    UMIZUMI UwU16 klukkustundum síðan

    any of ya’ll need a japanese excadrill? cuz i have one

  14. Maximum

    Maximum21 klukkustund síðan

    human shiny aye???

  15. ChasingDeathbeds

    ChasingDeathbeds22 klukkustundum síðan

    I have insanely good luck in finding shiny Pokémon, to the point the first Pokémon I saw & caught in PokemonX was a shiny Zigzagoon I SADLY killed multiple shiny Druddigon in Pokémon Ruby....before I knew shiny Pokémon were an actual thing......I don’t deserve my shiny luck😭 I found a shiny Karrablast just trying to show my brother where to catch it I went through a flower patch & said “please don’t let me catch a shiny fairy Pokémon here, please” & found a shiny Flabebe... I caught 2 shiny Pokémon in a month timeframe on PokémonGo--Psyduck & Wooper & this is barely scratching the surface on the shinies I’ve caught I was legit making my way through a shiny Pokédex before the games’ data corrupted & the game became a plastic paper weight

  16. Doctor Cat

    Doctor Cat23 klukkustundum síðan

    ThE SuN iS a DEdLeY LaSEr

  17. SmaugSlayr 28

    SmaugSlayr 28Degi Síðan síðan

    Me, watching this while shiny hunting: 😐

  18. Huck L. Berry

    Huck L. BerryDegi Síðan síðan

    humon smurf

  19. SplayKey

    SplayKeyDegi Síðan síðan

    Human shinny's

  20. Sebbie

    SebbieDegi Síðan síðan

    6 ten second quick skips is enough to skip the intro, if you were wondering

  21. Orange Juixce

    Orange JuixceDegi Síðan síðan


  22. Cristobal salgado

    Cristobal salgadoDegi Síðan síðan

    I have 11 shiny :(

  23. Dr. John H. Watson

    Dr. John H. WatsonDegi Síðan síðan

    me going hahahaha and my french fiend going hon hon hon after watching this vid

  24. DimApple05

    DimApple05Degi Síðan síðan

    Slow Claps for the Intro

  25. camron reynosa

    camron reynosaDegi Síðan síðan

    6:40 Thats not entire true in pokemon is a correct statement for every pokemom game except the origional gold silver and crystal. In gold silver and crystal pokemon who pass on the full IV stat to their offspring have a higher chance of producing a shiny if that offspring ends up with all 5 stats at full iv. So if both parents have a majority of there stats at full IV (when caught) they are much more likely to produce a shiny. Keep in mind the idea of IV in the gen 1 and 2 games was just the initial starting point of a system called DV but essentially did what IV do in gen 3 and up. Only using the term IV for simplicity sake.

  26. Opposinn Dog

    Opposinn DogDegi Síðan síðan

    me who finally got a shiny jolteon:

  27. Gamerkid_5 YT

    Gamerkid_5 YTDegi Síðan síðan

    please make the shiny pokemon song a full song

  28. Andrew Brost

    Andrew Brost2 dögum síðan

    There inbread

  29. Andrew Brost

    Andrew Brost2 dögum síðan

    Now I know where willy Wonka got the blue umpa loompas

  30. Colin Gulas

    Colin Gulas2 dögum síðan

    But hey that’s just a theory a film NO NO NO what it’s game theory oh but hey that’s just a theory a game theory

  31. Pajaro Chango

    Pajaro Chango2 dögum síðan

    Competitive players after noticing they have been shiny hunting to get worse pokemon: *My disappointment is immeasurable and my day is ruined*

  32. Blake James

    Blake James2 dögum síðan

    Who else is singing sweet home Alabama when he said pandas have less ways to breed with diffrent genes

  33. TheMagnificentBlue13 Plays

    TheMagnificentBlue13 Plays2 dögum síðan

    The intro is oddly perfect

  34. Large Marge

    Large Marge2 dögum síðan

    so that zubat i accidentally killed was dying anyways

  35. Sleepy Moons

    Sleepy Moons2 dögum síðan

    Oh no literally almost all my Pokémon are shiny!

  36. Yummy Mustard Aka The Best Condiment

    Yummy Mustard Aka The Best Condiment2 dögum síðan

    .... wait so why will they die again?

  37. Ryaquaza 1

    Ryaquaza 12 dögum síðan

    I’m just gonna point this out here, ‘albinoism’ in reptiles, especially snakes isn’t the same as albinoism in mammals, in reality all those albino snakes you see are actually amelistic (they are missing certain pigments not all of them) as such show similar levels of sun/heat of their normal counterparts. They are very different genes at play here and I really don’t think you researched this well Ever wondered why albino burmese pythons are yellow and not pinkish? Well that’s why

  38. Feodoralove The cat

    Feodoralove The cat2 dögum síðan

    I have a purple ponyta witch i evolved into a rapadash

  39. kayley chen

    kayley chen2 dögum síðan

    great song!

  40. Zoon 303

    Zoon 3032 dögum síðan

    Do you know you should have a a music theory

  41. lubloxawsome gamer

    lubloxawsome gamer2 dögum síðan

    NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO my poor shiny garchomp that is 100% different than a regular garchomp

  42. Win Mart

    Win Mart2 dögum síðan

    I got 18 shiny

  43. Josie Parker

    Josie Parker2 dögum síðan

    this video reminded me how sad i am about HOW endangered white lions are. (Fortunately there are enough of them to be considered a separate species from regular lions.

  44. Last Land

    Last Land2 dögum síðan

    Of you're playing a nuzlocke there's a chance theyre gonna die

  45. 5AM

    5AM2 dögum síðan

    mattpat AND tamatoa? my two favourite things!

  46. Blue flares

    Blue flares3 dögum síðan

    No flex, but I have 203 shinies in Pokémon go and don’t like suggesting if I didn’t catch them, they died

  47. Mr De Games

    Mr De Games3 dögum síðan

    Funny story: when i was new to pokemon The CARDS i had a rainbow bird forgot what it was called but anyway i thought it was usless so i traded it for a mega 😂 then i realised my mistake but same thing happened to another person 2 months later but i traded my mega for that same card

  48. Moo Kid

    Moo Kid3 dögum síðan

    i only have one shiny and its a ponyta in pokemon quest

  49. Angela Shepherd

    Angela Shepherd3 dögum síðan

    could be Argyria from colodial silver cause that cures alot of stuff

  50. Green OwO

    Green OwO3 dögum síðan

    Not my shiny Pidgeot 🥺

  51. Colten Pearson

    Colten Pearson3 dögum síðan

    intro: cringe content: good

  52. Atanas 18

    Atanas 183 dögum síðan

    The most entertaining intro ever

  53. Robert Steinberger

    Robert Steinberger3 dögum síðan

    That intro was truly bad.

  54. Maaviah animation's

    Maaviah animation's3 dögum síðan


  55. Rani Bermudo

    Rani Bermudo3 dögum síðan

    My albino rabbit died because it was squished 😔

  56. Erin Timbermist

    Erin Timbermist3 dögum síðan


  57. lubloxawsome gamer

    lubloxawsome gamer2 dögum síðan

    S h i n y

  58. Irodoku Puzzle

    Irodoku Puzzle3 dögum síðan

    TODAY I LEARNED: Albino are human shinnies

  59. Kenny Carter

    Kenny Carter4 dögum síðan

    I like regular pokemon.. there easy to get

  60. Caleb Shaffer

    Caleb Shaffer4 dögum síðan


  61. Hank B

    Hank B4 dögum síðan

    My friend a shiny level 100 lucario in sheild

  62. Dragon Fire501

    Dragon Fire5014 dögum síðan

    In real life het albino animal mated with a normal animal makes more hets then a het mated with another het makes the real thing and hets mated with the real thing make more of the real thing that is how you could get a albino from 2 normals

  63. Luis Miguel

    Luis Miguel4 dögum síðan

    When you actually see the blue lobster : dang i forgot to buy pokeballs

  64. Kinona Lardge

    Kinona Lardge4 dögum síðan

    I bread a Japanese a lopunny with a American one so now I have a shiny :3

  65. PewlolQ_YT

    PewlolQ_YT4 dögum síðan

    Soo your saying i saw A SUPER RARE blue lobster? Dang

  66. Dmitri Lockhart

    Dmitri Lockhart4 dögum síðan

    The explanation of the Masuda method is flawed because it working is based of region not language like he is saying

  67. penguinaka

    penguinaka5 dögum síðan


  68. Plexus Gaming

    Plexus Gaming5 dögum síðan

    That intro was hard to watch

  69. Pika pika Pikachu

    Pika pika Pikachu5 dögum síðan


  70. totaly the best Youtube Channel ever

    totaly the best Youtube Channel ever5 dögum síðan

    Wait he said Elg instead of moose, Elg is the Norwegian word for mosse

  71. Katy 09133

    Katy 091335 dögum síðan

    Want to here a flex. No? Well I don’t care here is one I have five rare shiny blue humans 😎

  72. Choco Panda

    Choco Panda5 dögum síðan

    I love brown pandas

  73. Sevaun Mason

    Sevaun Mason5 dögum síðan

    The warlike octagon curiously phone because parcel apically protect afore a lyrical opinion. piquant, good brochure

  74. Fr0stmite

    Fr0stmite5 dögum síðan

    Well of course, the magikarp's just level 3 after all, a few exp candies will fix that...

  75. Ellie the Animator

    Ellie the Animator5 dögum síðan

    Maby I can’t find a shiny wooloo because it died?

  76. Victoria the green cheek conure

    Victoria the green cheek conure5 dögum síðan

    Isn't the real life shinies just called albinos

  77. Maugre

    Maugre5 dögum síðan

    You know, in general, pokemon are pretty significantly smarter than normal pleb reality animals. They can seemingly fully understand language, even if they cant speak it, most of them seem to know humans aren't actively a threat, etc. So Gamefreak, clearly you need to make shiny pokemon have significantly higher catch rates than their non-shiny counterparts. They're intelligent enough to understand that being willingly captured by a trainer who only has 3 regular pokeballs is a way better option than being burnt to death by the sun or immediately hunted down by the next predator that looks in their direction. Of course, we'd also clearly need to increase the overall encounter rate too, since any pokemon born in the wild with any concept of trainers would try to actively seek out people to save them from such a horrible life.

  78. Rawad Fleifel

    Rawad Fleifel5 dögum síðan

    No cap

  79. Rawad Fleifel

    Rawad Fleifel5 dögum síðan

    Hey once I found a real life shiny, it was a pink and black bee instead of yellow and black

  80. Traynisha Coleman

    Traynisha Coleman5 dögum síðan

    moana vibes

  81. Kitty Cat

    Kitty Cat5 dögum síðan

    0:59 Me: But i was born in 2011

  82. Rage 2000

    Rage 20005 dögum síðan

    Maybe that’s why shiny pokemon are so rare They have high mortality rate

  83. Alan Gonzalez

    Alan Gonzalez6 dögum síðan

    Da Ba Dee

  84. Alan Gonzalez

    Alan Gonzalez6 dögum síðan

    I'm blue

  85. Forsaken_Salsa

    Forsaken_Salsa6 dögum síðan

    who else gonna go shiny hunt babies

  86. Corrie McKeown

    Corrie McKeown6 dögum síðan

    9:08 IM BLUE A-

  87. JaydenPlaysStuff

    JaydenPlaysStuff6 dögum síðan

    I just got an ad from a medication app and the ad was a scary story...

  88. Aiphos Yeroc

    Aiphos Yeroc6 dögum síðan

    I mean... I'd say most things are doomed to die

  89. Nick Guest

    Nick Guest6 dögum síðan

    hello MATHEW PATRICK HAHAHA just a prank HAHAHA

  90. dilemone

    dilemone6 dögum síðan

    no one: my shiny vaporeon: say sick right now

  91. Sidr Man

    Sidr Man6 dögum síðan

    So my name jack

  92. Jakov Jakovcheski

    Jakov Jakovcheski6 dögum síðan

    2:50 shiny hunters: i like those odds

  93. grey phantom

    grey phantom6 dögum síðan

    9:35 now that explains how there's a smurf movies😏🙃

  94. Hexifi

    Hexifi6 dögum síðan

    Missed opportunity to colab with schaffilace the intro would have been fun

  95. Ma. Cecilia Galendez

    Ma. Cecilia Galendez6 dögum síðan

    That intro is very scary

  96. Connor Simmons

    Connor Simmons6 dögum síðan

    The intro is cring

  97. Brandon Wong

    Brandon Wong6 dögum síðan

    8:15 - 8:23 Suddenly feels like a dating site

  98. Master Dab Icarus

    Master Dab Icarus6 dögum síðan

    Why just why did you put in a moana remix

  99. yves cajou

    yves cajou7 dögum síðan

    Mans really hit the booth and made that 😂😂😂

  100. Stønes _022

    Stønes _0227 dögum síðan

    Rip my 4 iv shiny haxourus

  101. Daniel J Kim

    Daniel J Kim7 dögum síðan

    I think that at 3:53 those are albino