Arcanine - Generation 4 learnset

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

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDark 60 100
1Fire FangFire 65 95
1Odor SleuthNormal
1RoarNormal
1Thunder FangElectric 65 95
39Extreme SpeedNormal 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
CrunchDark 80 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
Fire SpinFire 35 85
Flare BlitzFire 120 100
Heat WaveFire 95 90
HowlNormal
SafeguardNormal
ThrashNormal 120 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl by a previous evolution of Arcanine. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
AgilityPsychic Level up
CrunchDark 80 100 Level up
EmberFire 40 100 Level up
Flame WheelFire 60 100 Level up
FlamethrowerFire 90 100 Level up
Flare BlitzFire 120 100 Level up
Heat WaveFire 95 90 Level up
Helping HandNormal Level up
LeerNormal 100 Level up
ReversalFighting 100 Level up
Take DownNormal 90 85 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100
8Rock ClimbNormal 90 85

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
23Iron TailSteel 100 75
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
58EndureNormal
59Dragon PulseDragon 85 100
61Will-O-WispFire 85
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
78CaptivateNormal 100
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Arcanine 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
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDark 60 100
1Fire FangFire 65 95
1Odor SleuthNormal
1RoarNormal
1Thunder FangElectric 65 95
39Extreme SpeedNormal 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
CrunchDark 80 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
Fire SpinFire 35 85
Flare BlitzFire 120 100
Heat WaveFire 95 90
HowlNormal
SafeguardNormal
ThrashNormal 120 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Helping HandNormal
Iron HeadSteel 80 100
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SwiftNormal 60

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Platinum by a previous evolution of Arcanine. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
AgilityPsychic Level up
CrunchDark 80 100 Level up
EmberFire 40 100 Level up
Flame WheelFire 60 100 Level up
FlamethrowerFire 90 100 Level up
Flare BlitzFire 120 100 Level up
Heat WaveFire 95 90 Level up
Helping HandNormal Level up
LeerNormal 100 Level up
ReversalFighting 100 Level up
Take DownNormal 90 85 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

Arcanine is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100
8Rock ClimbNormal 90 85

Moves learnt by TM

Arcanine is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
23Iron TailSteel 100 75
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
58EndureNormal
59Dragon PulseDragon 85 100
61Will-O-WispFire 85
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
78CaptivateNormal 100
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Arcanine 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
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDark 60 100
1Fire FangFire 65 95
1Odor SleuthNormal
1RoarNormal
1Thunder FangElectric 65 95
39Extreme SpeedNormal 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
CrunchDark 80 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
Fire SpinFire 35 85
Flare BlitzFire 120 100
Heat WaveFire 95 90
HowlNormal
Morning SunNormal
SafeguardNormal
ThrashNormal 120 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
HeadbuttNormal 70 100
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Helping HandNormal
Iron HeadSteel 80 100
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SwiftNormal 60

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver by a previous evolution of Arcanine. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
AgilityPsychic Level up
CrunchDark 80 100 Level up
EmberFire 40 100 Level up
Flame WheelFire 60 100 Level up
FlamethrowerFire 90 100 Level up
Flare BlitzFire 120 100 Level up
Heat WaveFire 95 90 Level up
Helping HandNormal Level up
LeerNormal 100 Level up
ReversalFighting 100 Level up
Take DownNormal 90 85 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100
8Rock ClimbNormal 90 85

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
23Iron TailSteel 100 75
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
58EndureNormal
59Dragon PulseDragon 85 100
61Will-O-WispFire 85
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
78CaptivateNormal 100
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Arcanine 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
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor