Forretress - Generation 2 learnset

Below are all the moves that Forretress can learn in Generation 2, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Gold
  • Pokémon Silver
  • Pokémon Crystal

Note: The move categories shown here are based on the move's type, as was the mechanic in Generations 1-3. The moves' detail pages may show a different category for Generation 4+.

Moves learnt by level up

Forretress learns the following moves in Pokémon Gold & Silver at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ProtectNormalStatus
1Self-DestructNormalPhysical 200 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
8Self-DestructNormalPhysical 200 100
15Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
22Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 50 100
29BideNormalPhysical
39ExplosionNormalPhysical 250 100
49SpikesGroundStatus
59Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100

Egg moves

Forretress learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Gold & Silver. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Forretress egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Pin MissileBugPhysical 25 95
ReflectPsychicStatus
SwiftNormalPhysical 60

Moves learnt by HM

Forretress is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Gold & Silver:

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

Moves learnt by TM

Forretress is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Gold & Silver:

Moves learnt by level up

Forretress learns the following moves in Pokémon Crystal at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ProtectNormalStatus
1Self-DestructNormalPhysical 200 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
8Self-DestructNormalPhysical 200 100
15Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
22Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 50 100
29BideNormalPhysical
39ExplosionNormalPhysical 250 100
49SpikesGroundStatus
59Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Pin MissileBugPhysical 25 95
ReflectPsychicStatus
SwiftNormalPhysical 60

Moves learnt by HM

Forretress is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Crystal:

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

Moves learnt by TM

Forretress is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Crystal: