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.
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
1Odor SleuthNormalStatus
1RoarNormalStatus
1Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95
39Extreme SpeedNormalPhysical 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 SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Fire SpinFireSpecial 35 85
Flare BlitzFirePhysical 120 100
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90
HowlNormalStatus
SafeguardNormalStatus
ThrashNormalPhysical 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
AgilityPsychicStatus Level up
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100 Level up
EmberFireSpecial 40 100 Level up
Flame WheelFirePhysical 60 100 Level up
FlamethrowerFireSpecial 90 100 Level up
Flare BlitzFirePhysical 120 100 Level up
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90 Level up
Helping HandNormalStatus Level up
LeerNormalStatus 100 Level up
ReversalFightingPhysical 100 Level up
Take DownNormalPhysical 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.
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100
08Rock ClimbNormalPhysical 90 85

Moves learnt by TM

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

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
MimicNormalStatus 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.
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
1Odor SleuthNormalStatus
1RoarNormalStatus
1Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95
39Extreme SpeedNormalPhysical 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 SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Fire SpinFireSpecial 35 85
Flare BlitzFirePhysical 120 100
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90
HowlNormalStatus
SafeguardNormalStatus
ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90
Helping HandNormalStatus
Iron HeadSteelPhysical 80 100
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SwiftNormalSpecial 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
AgilityPsychicStatus Level up
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100 Level up
EmberFireSpecial 40 100 Level up
Flame WheelFirePhysical 60 100 Level up
FlamethrowerFireSpecial 90 100 Level up
Flare BlitzFirePhysical 120 100 Level up
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90 Level up
Helping HandNormalStatus Level up
LeerNormalStatus 100 Level up
ReversalFightingPhysical 100 Level up
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

Arcanine is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100
08Rock ClimbNormalPhysical 90 85

Moves learnt by TM

Arcanine is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

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
MimicNormalStatus 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.
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
1Odor SleuthNormalStatus
1RoarNormalStatus
1Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95
39Extreme SpeedNormalPhysical 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 SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Fire SpinFireSpecial 35 85
Flare BlitzFirePhysical 120 100
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90
HowlNormalStatus
Morning SunNormalStatus
SafeguardNormalStatus
ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90
Helping HandNormalStatus
Iron HeadSteelPhysical 80 100
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SwiftNormalSpecial 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
AgilityPsychicStatus Level up
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100 Level up
EmberFireSpecial 40 100 Level up
Flame WheelFirePhysical 60 100 Level up
FlamethrowerFireSpecial 90 100 Level up
Flare BlitzFirePhysical 120 100 Level up
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90 Level up
Helping HandNormalStatus Level up
LeerNormalStatus 100 Level up
ReversalFightingPhysical 100 Level up
Take DownNormalPhysical 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.
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100
08Rock ClimbNormalPhysical 90 85

Moves learnt by TM

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

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
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor