Cloyster - Generation 4 learnset

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

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Aurora BeamIceSpecial 65 100
1ProtectNormalStatus
1SupersonicNormalStatus 55
1Toxic SpikesPoisonStatus
1WithdrawWaterStatus
28SpikesGroundStatus
40Spike CannonNormalPhysical 20 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BarrierPsychicStatus
Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
Icicle SpearIcePhysical 25 100
Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95
Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 50 100
ScreechNormalStatus 85
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BrineWaterSpecial 65 100 Level up
ClampWaterPhysical 35 85 Level up
Ice BeamIceSpecial 90 100 Level up
Ice ShardIcePhysical 40 100 Level up
Icicle SpearIcePhysical 25 100 Level up
Iron DefenseSteelStatus Level up
LeerNormalStatus 100 Level up
TackleNormalPhysical 40 100 Level up
WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Cloyster 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
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Aurora BeamIceSpecial 65 100
1ProtectNormalStatus
1SupersonicNormalStatus 55
1Toxic SpikesPoisonStatus
1WithdrawWaterStatus
28SpikesGroundStatus
40Spike CannonNormalPhysical 20 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BarrierPsychicStatus
Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
Icicle SpearIcePhysical 25 100
Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95
Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 50 100
ScreechNormalStatus 85
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DiveWaterPhysical 80 100
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Iron DefenseSteelStatus
Signal BeamBugSpecial 75 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SwiftNormalSpecial 60

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BrineWaterSpecial 65 100 Level up
ClampWaterPhysical 35 85 Level up
Ice BeamIceSpecial 90 100 Level up
Ice ShardIcePhysical 40 100 Level up
Icicle SpearIcePhysical 25 100 Level up
Iron DefenseSteelStatus Level up
LeerNormalStatus 100 Level up
TackleNormalPhysical 40 100 Level up
WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

Cloyster is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100

Moves learnt by TM

Cloyster is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

Transfer-only moves

Cloyster 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
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Aurora BeamIceSpecial 65 100
1ProtectNormalStatus
1SupersonicNormalStatus 55
1Toxic SpikesPoisonStatus
1WithdrawWaterStatus
28SpikesGroundStatus
40Spike CannonNormalPhysical 20 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BarrierPsychicStatus
Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
Icicle SpearIcePhysical 25 100
Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95
Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 50 100
Rock BlastRockPhysical 25 90
ScreechNormalStatus 85
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DiveWaterPhysical 80 100
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Iron DefenseSteelStatus
Signal BeamBugSpecial 75 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SwiftNormalSpecial 60

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BrineWaterSpecial 65 100 Level up
ClampWaterPhysical 35 85 Level up
Ice BeamIceSpecial 90 100 Level up
Ice ShardIcePhysical 40 100 Level up
Icicle SpearIcePhysical 25 100 Level up
Iron DefenseSteelStatus Level up
LeerNormalStatus 100 Level up
TackleNormalPhysical 40 100 Level up
WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
05WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Cloyster 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
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor