Forretress - Generation 7 learnset

Below are all the moves that Forretress can learn in Generation 7, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Sun
  • Pokémon Moon
  • Pokémon Ultra Sun
  • Pokémon Ultra Moon
  • Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu
  • Pokémon Let's Go Eevee

Moves learnt by level up

Forretress learns the following moves in Pokémon Sun & Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AutotomizeSteel
1Bug BiteBug 60 100
1Heavy SlamSteel 100
1Magnet RiseElectric
1Mirror ShotSteel 65 85
1ProtectNormal
1Self-DestructNormal 200 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Toxic SpikesPoison
1Zap CannonElectric 120 50
6Self-DestructNormal 200 100
9Bug BiteBug 60 100
12Take DownNormal 90 85
17Rapid SpinNormal 20 100
20BideNormal
23Natural GiftNormal 100
28SpikesGround
32PaybackDark 50 100
36ExplosionNormal 250 100
42Iron DefenseSteel
46Gyro BallSteel 100
50Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
56Magnet RiseElectric
60Zap CannonElectric 120 50
64Heavy SlamSteel 100

Moves learnt on evolution

Forretress learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Sun & Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AutotomizeSteel
Mirror ShotSteel 65 85

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CounterFighting 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
EndureNormal
FlailNormal 100
Pin MissileBug 25 95
Power TrickPsychic
RevengeFighting 60 100
Sand TombGround 35 85
Stealth RockRock
SwiftNormal 60
Toxic SpikesPoison

Moves learnt by TM

Forretress is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sun & Moon:

Transfer-only moves

Forretress can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
Sweet ScentNormal Generation 2 — TM
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
String ShotBug 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Struggle BugBug 50 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Forretress learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AutotomizeSteel
1Bug BiteBug 60 100
1Heavy SlamSteel 100
1Magnet RiseElectric
1Mirror ShotSteel 65 85
1ProtectNormal
1Self-DestructNormal 200 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Toxic SpikesPoison
1Zap CannonElectric 120 50
6Self-DestructNormal 200 100
9Bug BiteBug 60 100
12Take DownNormal 90 85
17Rapid SpinNormal 20 100
20BideNormal
23Natural GiftNormal 100
28SpikesGround
32PaybackDark 50 100
36ExplosionNormal 250 100
42Iron DefenseSteel
46Gyro BallSteel 100
50Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
56Magnet RiseElectric
60Zap CannonElectric 120 50
64Heavy SlamSteel 100

Moves learnt on evolution

Forretress learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AutotomizeSteel
Mirror ShotSteel 65 85

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CounterFighting 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
EndureNormal
FlailNormal 100
Pin MissileBug 25 95
Power TrickPsychic
RevengeFighting 60 100
Sand TombGround 35 85
Stealth RockRock
SwiftNormal 60
Toxic SpikesPoison

Move Tutor moves

Forretress can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ally SwitchPsychic
BlockNormal
Bug BiteBug 60 100
Drill RunGround 80 95
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
GravityPsychic
Iron DefenseSteel
Laser FocusNormal
Magnet RiseElectric
Pain SplitNormal
Signal BeamBug 75 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Stealth RockRock
TelekinesisPsychic

Moves learnt by TM

Forretress is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

Transfer-only moves

Forretress can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
Sweet ScentNormal Generation 2 — TM
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
String ShotBug 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Struggle BugBug 50 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Forretress does not learn any level up moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Moves learnt by TM

Forretress does not learn any HMs in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.