How to get Litten in Pokemon Go & can it be Shiny?

Andrew Highton
Shiny Litten in Pokemon GoNiantic

Pokemon Go has loads of cute creatures to catch, including everyone’s favorite fire kitten, Litten. But does the mobile game have a Shiny Litten for players to catch? Let’s find out.

The mobile game has officially revealed that Litten will headline the next Community Day on Saturday, March 16, 2024, from 2 to 5 pm local time.

Litten is a fire-spouting kitty of adorable proportions. There’s nothing too extravagant about Litten’s design really, but it can evolve into much more powerful forms later on.

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If you’re eager to add a Shiny Litten to your collection in Pokemon Go, then let’s see if you can do so.

litten standing on a rock in Pokemon TV seriesOLM Digital, Inc. / The Pokemon Company

Is there a Shiny Litten in Pokemon Go?

Shiny Litten will be available in Pokemon Go on its Community Day, which means you can add it to your portfolio of Shiny Pokemon.

Clocking in at number 725 on the National Pokedex, Litten can evolve into Torracat and then finally Incineroar.

During the March 2024 Community Day, you will have an increased chance of encountering a Shiny Litten. You can also take advantage of several bonuses, such as triple the XP for catching Pokemon and one extra Special Trade during the event.

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Andrew Highton is a Games Writer for Dexerto. He has a Creative Writing degree from Liverpool John Moores University and has previously written for games websites such as Twinfinite and Keengamer. With 13,000+ PlayStation Trophies to his name, Andrew is a fan of a huge variety of video games, his favourites being God of War and Metal Gear Solid. Contact him at, on Twitter @AndyHighton8 or at