Forretress - Generation 2 learnset

This page lists all the moves that Forretress can learn in Generation 2, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Gold
  • Pokémon Silver
  • Pokémon Crystal

Note: the information for the moves below is shown as it was in the respective games. Check a move's detail page for stats in the most recent games and when they changed.

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
1SelfdestructNormalPhysical 200 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 35 95
8SelfdestructNormalPhysical 200 100
15Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
22Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 20 100
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 14 85
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
1SelfdestructNormalPhysical 200 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 35 95
8SelfdestructNormalPhysical 200 100
15Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
22Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 20 100
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 14 85
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: