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Can a Pokemon relearn an event only move?

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For example, in X and Y there is a Celebi you can get from Pokemon bank. The Celebi has the move hold back, which is basically the same as false swipe. Anyway, if I were to make Celebi forget the move, would the move relearner let me reteach Celebi hold back?

Celebi was just an example, there are others like hold hands Vivillon too.

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I'm not sure, this is a good question tho
It's been asked before, but for gen 5. I think the move relearner now reteaches egg moves that a pokemon had but forgot, so I think you can reteach event moves, but not sure I don't want to lose the move forever.

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Yes.

In Generation VI, any pokemom bred or obtained in a Generation VI game may also be taught any move it knew when it hatched or was obtained with. This includes Egg moves, Volt Tackle bred into Pichu, and Event -exclusive moves such as Pokemon Centre Tokyo Bay Happy Hour Inkay.

Same goes for Celebi too.

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EDIT: Here's one for the event Moonblast Jirachi.
Hope I helped!

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But how come my jirachi cant relearn moonblast :c.
I don't know, you should ask that as a different question, probably won't be answered here
@Lupus - probably because it is not a move Jirachi can legally learn. I don't know if the game can do that, so it is just a guess.
Moonblast is an event-exclusive move and Pokemon need to learn the move to relearn it :P
i did not know that... never mind then
Ok, I'll do a trial. For once bulba could be wrong P:
Image.was edited in, I didn't find any.problems Lupus :/