I use Bulbapedia all the time and I love it!!! I love shinies but i haven't found any yet except for a shiny meditite that i knocked out by accident in pearl
The team that got me through the elite four in pearl before i started a new game was:
I called myself Castform:D because I play pokemon mystery dungeon and the pokemon that i befriended and used was castform. He was so awesome he became my leader and he rocked!!!