Arcanine - Generation 5 learnset

Below are all the moves that Arcanine can learn in Generation 5, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Black
  • Pokémon White
  • Pokémon Black 2
  • Pokémon White 2

Moves learnt by level up

Arcanine learns the following moves in Pokémon Black & White 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 Black & White. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Arcanine egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
Close CombatFighting 120 100
CovetNormal 60 100
CrunchDark 80 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
Double KickFighting 30 100
Fire SpinFire 35 85
Flare BlitzFire 120 100
Heat WaveFire 95 90
HowlNormal
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Morning SunNormal
ThrashNormal 120 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Black & White 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 BurstFire 70 100 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
RetaliateNormal 70 100 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 Black & White:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
04StrengthNormal 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Arcanine is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Black & White:

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 Black & White.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Arcanine learns the following moves in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2 at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDark 60 100
1Fire FangFire 65 95
1Odor SleuthNormal
1RoarNormal
1Thunder FangElectric 65 95
34Extreme SpeedNormal 80 100

Egg moves

Arcanine learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Arcanine egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
Close CombatFighting 120 100
CovetNormal 60 100
CrunchDark 80 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
Double KickFighting 30 100
Fire SpinFire 35 85
Flare BlitzFire 120 100
Heat WaveFire 95 90
HowlNormal
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Morning SunNormal
ThrashNormal 120 100

Move Tutor moves

Arcanine can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2 from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormal 60 100
Dragon PulseDragon 85 100
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Helping HandNormal
Iron HeadSteel 80 100
Iron TailSteel 100 75
OutrageDragon 120 100
Sleep TalkNormal
SnoreNormal 50 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2 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 BurstFire 70 100 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
OutrageDragon 120 100 Level up
RetaliateNormal 70 100 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 Black 2 & White 2:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
04StrengthNormal 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Arcanine is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2:

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 Black 2 & White 2.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor