Gengar - Generation 9 learnset

This page lists all the moves that Gengar can learn in Generation 9, which consists of these games:

  • Pokémon Scarlet
  • Pokémon Violet

At the bottom we also list further details for egg moves: which compatible Pokémon can pass down the moves, and how those Pokémon learn said move.

Note: many moves have changed stats over the years. The power, accuracy and other information listed below is 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

Gengar learns the following moves in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
1HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
1LickGhostPhysical 30 100
1Mean LookNormalStatus
1Perish SongNormalStatus
1Reflect TypeNormalStatus
1Shadow PunchGhostPhysical 60
12PaybackDarkPhysical 50 100
16SpiteGhostStatus 100
20CurseGhostStatus
24HexGhostSpecial 65 100
30Night ShadeGhostSpecial 100
36Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
42Dark PulseDarkSpecial 80 100
48Shadow BallGhostSpecial 80 100
54Destiny BondGhostStatus
60Dream EaterPsychicSpecial 100 100

Egg moves

Gengar learns the following moves via breeding or picnics in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet. Details and compatible parents can be found below.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
Clear SmogPoisonSpecial 50
DisableNormalStatus 100
HazeIceStatus
Perish SongNormalStatus
Reflect TypeNormalStatus
SmogPoisonSpecial 30 70
ToxicPoisonStatus 90

Gengar egg move parents

Gengar's egg groups: Amorphous

The egg moves for Gengar are listed below, alongside compatible parent Pokémon it can breed with.

You will need to breed a female Gengar with a compatible male Pokémon, with either parent (from Gen 6+) knowing the egg move in question. Alternatively, if you already have a Gengar with the egg move it can breed with Ditto.

Astonish

Clear Smog

Disable

Haze

Learnt by Compatible parents
Breeding

Perish Song

Learnt by Compatible parents
Level up
Breeding

Reflect Type

Learnt by Compatible parents
Level up
Breeding

Smog

Learnt by Compatible parents
Breeding

Toxic

Learnt by Compatible parents
Level up
Breeding

Mega Gengar's egg groups: Amorphous

Mega Gengar does not have any egg moves.