Empoleon - Generation 5 learnset

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

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BubbleWaterSpecial 40 100
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
4GrowlNormalStatus 100
8BubbleWaterSpecial 40 100
11Swords DanceNormalStatus
15PeckFlyingPhysical 35 100
16Metal ClawSteelPhysical 50 95
19Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
24SwaggerNormalStatus 85
28Fury AttackNormalPhysical 15 85
33BrineWaterSpecial 65 100
36Aqua JetWaterPhysical 40 100
39WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85
46MistIceStatus
52Drill PeckFlyingPhysical 80 100
59Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AgilityPsychicStatus
Aqua RingWaterStatus
BideNormalPhysical
Double HitNormalPhysical 35 90
Feather DanceFlyingStatus 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
Mud SportGroundStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SupersonicNormalStatus 55
YawnNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Hydro CannonWaterSpecial 150 90
Water PledgeWaterSpecial 80 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Black & White by a previous evolution of Empoleon. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormalPhysical Level up
PoundNormalPhysical 40 100 Level up
Water SportWaterStatus Level up

Moves learnt by HM

Empoleon is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Black & White:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
05WaterfallWaterPhysical 80 100
06DiveWaterPhysical 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Empoleon 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
AvalancheIcePhysical 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
Steel WingSteelPhysical 70 90 Generation 4 — TM
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
DefogFlyingStatus Generation 4 — HM
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BubbleWaterSpecial 40 100
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
4GrowlNormalStatus 100
8BubbleWaterSpecial 40 100
11Swords DanceNormalStatus
15PeckFlyingPhysical 35 100
16Metal ClawSteelPhysical 50 95
19Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
24SwaggerNormalStatus 85
28Fury AttackNormalPhysical 15 85
33BrineWaterSpecial 65 100
36Aqua JetWaterPhysical 40 100
39WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85
46MistIceStatus
52Drill PeckFlyingPhysical 80 100
59Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AgilityPsychicStatus
Aqua RingWaterStatus
BideNormalPhysical
Double HitNormalPhysical 35 90
Feather DanceFlyingStatus 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
Mud SportGroundStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SupersonicNormalStatus 55
YawnNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormalPhysical 60 100
Hydro CannonWaterSpecial 150 90
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Iron DefenseSteelStatus
Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
Signal BeamBugSpecial 75 100
Sleep TalkNormalStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
Stealth RockRockStatus
Water PledgeWaterSpecial 80 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2 by a previous evolution of Empoleon. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormalPhysical Level up
PoundNormalPhysical 40 100 Level up
Water SportWaterStatus Level up

Moves learnt by HM

Empoleon is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
05WaterfallWaterPhysical 80 100
06DiveWaterPhysical 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Empoleon 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
AvalancheIcePhysical 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
Steel WingSteelPhysical 70 90 Generation 4 — TM
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
DefogFlyingStatus Generation 4 — HM
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor