Shinx debuted in ''[[DP010|Not on My Watch Ya Don't!]]'', under the ownership of [[Landis]].
It played a major role in the episode.
A Shinx appeared in ''[[M10|The Rise of Darkrai]]''. In the garden, [[Dawn's Piplup]] got into a fight with it over a [[Pecha Berry]]. They eventually began a fight among most of the other Pokémon. Not too long after, they were calmed down when [[Alice]] started playing [[Oración]]. Shinx decided to split the fruit in half and share one half with Piplup.