Re: When did you get your first shiny ?
I didn't know about shiny Pokemon when I was young and naive, so when I ran into my first shiny in Emerald (an oddish), I thought something was wrong with my game, and reset it. My friend told me later what it was, and I've regretted not capturing it ever since.
But the first shiny I got was the Gamestop Raikou, which I lost when I reset my game of White D:
Shun the non-believer