Gengar - Generation 3 learnset

Below are all the moves that Gengar can learn in Generation 3, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Ruby
  • Pokémon Sapphire
  • Pokémon FireRed
  • Pokémon LeafGreen
  • Pokémon Emerald

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

Gengar learns the following moves in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HypnosisPsychic 60
1LickGhost 30 100
1SpiteGhost 100
8SpiteGhost 100
13Mean LookNormal
16CurseGhost
21Night ShadeGhost 100
25Shadow PunchGhost 60
31Confuse RayGhost 100
39Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
48Destiny BondGhost

Egg moves

Gengar learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Gengar egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhost 30 100
ExplosionNormal 250 100
GrudgeGhost
HazeIce
Perish SongNormal
PsywavePsychic 80
Will-O-WispFire 85

Moves learnt by HM

Gengar is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
04StrengthNormal 80 100
06Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Gengar is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire:

Moves learnt by level up

Gengar learns the following moves in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HypnosisPsychic 60
1LickGhost 30 100
1SpiteGhost 100
8SpiteGhost 100
13CurseGhost
16Night ShadeGhost 100
21Confuse RayGhost 100
25Shadow PunchGhost 60
31Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
39Destiny BondGhost
45Shadow BallGhost 80 100
53NightmareGhost 100
64Mean LookNormal

Egg moves

Gengar learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Gengar egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhost 30 100
ExplosionNormal 250 100
GrudgeGhost
HazeIce
Perish SongNormal
PsywavePsychic 80
Will-O-WispFire 85

Move Tutor moves

Gengar can be taught these attacks in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
CounterFighting 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
ExplosionNormal 250 100
Mega KickNormal 120 75
Mega PunchNormal 80 85
MetronomeNormal
MimicNormal
Seismic TossFighting 100
SubstituteNormal

Moves learnt by HM

Gengar is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
04StrengthNormal 80 100
06Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Gengar is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen:

Moves learnt by level up

Gengar learns the following moves in Pokémon Emerald at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HypnosisPsychic 60
1LickGhost 30 100
1SpiteGhost 100
8SpiteGhost 100
13Mean LookNormal
16CurseGhost
21Night ShadeGhost 100
25Shadow PunchGhost 60
31Confuse RayGhost 100
39Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
48Destiny BondGhost

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhost 30 100
ExplosionNormal 250 100
GrudgeGhost
HazeIce
Perish SongNormal
PsywavePsychic 80
Will-O-WispFire 85

Move Tutor moves

Gengar can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Emerald from move tutors (details):

Moves learnt by HM

Gengar is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Emerald:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
04StrengthNormal 80 100
06Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Gengar is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Emerald: