Absol - Generation 4 learnset

Below are all the moves that Absol can learn in Generation 4, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Diamond
  • Pokémon Pearl
  • Pokémon Platinum
  • Pokémon HeartGold
  • Pokémon SoulSilver

Moves learnt by level up

Absol learns the following moves in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
4LeerNormalStatus 100
9TauntDarkStatus 100
12Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
17Razor WindNormalSpecial 80 100
20PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
25Swords DanceNormalStatus
28BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
33Double TeamNormalStatus
36SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
41Future SightPsychicSpecial 120 100
44Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
49DetectFightingStatus
52Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
57Me FirstNormalStatus
60Psycho CutPsychicPhysical 70 100
65Perish SongNormalStatus

Egg moves

Absol learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Absol egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
Baton PassNormalStatus
CurseGhostStatus
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
Magic CoatPsychicStatus
Me FirstNormalStatus
Mean LookNormalStatus
PunishmentDarkPhysical 100
SubstituteNormalStatus
Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical 80 90

Moves learnt by HM

Absol is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Absol is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl:

Transfer-only moves

Absol can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Diamond & Pearl.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Absol learns the following moves in Pokémon Platinum at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1FeintNormalPhysical 30 100
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
4LeerNormalStatus 100
9TauntDarkStatus 100
12Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
17Razor WindNormalSpecial 80 100
20PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
25Swords DanceNormalStatus
28BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
33Double TeamNormalStatus
36SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
41Future SightPsychicSpecial 120 100
44Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
49DetectFightingStatus
52Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
57Me FirstNormalStatus
60Psycho CutPsychicPhysical 70 100
65Perish SongNormalStatus

Egg moves

Absol learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Platinum. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Absol egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
Baton PassNormalStatus
CurseGhostStatus
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
Magic CoatPsychicStatus
Me FirstNormalStatus
Mean LookNormalStatus
PunishmentDarkPhysical 100
SubstituteNormalStatus
Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical 80 90

Move Tutor moves

Absol can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Platinum from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BounceFlyingPhysical 85 85
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SpiteGhostStatus 100
Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100
SwiftNormalSpecial 60
Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical 80 90

Moves learnt by HM

Absol is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Absol is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

Transfer-only moves

Absol can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Platinum.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Absol learns the following moves in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1FeintNormalPhysical 30 100
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
4LeerNormalStatus 100
9TauntDarkStatus 100
12Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
17Razor WindNormalSpecial 80 100
20PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
25Swords DanceNormalStatus
28BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
33Double TeamNormalStatus
36SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
41Future SightPsychicSpecial 120 100
44Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
49DetectFightingStatus
52Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
57Me FirstNormalStatus
60Psycho CutPsychicPhysical 70 100
65Perish SongNormalStatus

Egg moves

Absol learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Absol egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
Baton PassNormalStatus
CurseGhostStatus
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
Magic CoatPsychicStatus
Me FirstNormalStatus
Mean LookNormalStatus
MegahornBugPhysical 120 85
PunishmentDarkPhysical 100
SubstituteNormalStatus
Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical 80 90

Move Tutor moves

Absol can be taught these attacks in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BounceFlyingPhysical 85 85
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
Magic CoatPsychicStatus
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
Role PlayPsychicStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SpiteGhostStatus 100
Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100
SwiftNormalSpecial 60
Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical 80 90

Moves learnt by HM

Absol is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Absol is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver:

Transfer-only moves

Absol can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor