Grimer - Generation 4 learnset

Below are all the moves that Grimer can learn in Generation 4, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Diamond
  • Pokémon Pearl
  • Pokémon Platinum
  • Pokémon HeartGold
  • Pokémon SoulSilver

Moves learnt by level up

Grimer learns the following moves in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Poison GasPoisonStatus 90
1PoundNormalPhysical 40 100
4HardenNormalStatus
7Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
12DisableNormalStatus 100
17MinimizeNormalStatus
20SludgePoisonSpecial 65 100
23Mud BombGroundSpecial 65 85
28FlingDarkPhysical 100
33ScreechNormalStatus 85
36Sludge BombPoisonSpecial 90 100
39Acid ArmorPoisonStatus
44Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80
49MementoDarkStatus 100

Egg moves

Grimer learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Grimer egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CurseGhostStatus
ExplosionNormalPhysical 250 100
HazeIceStatus
ImprisonPsychicStatus
LickGhostPhysical 30 100
Mean LookNormalStatus
Shadow PunchGhostPhysical 60
Shadow SneakGhostPhysical 40 100
Spit UpNormalSpecial 100
StockpileNormalStatus
SwallowNormalStatus

Moves learnt by HM

Grimer is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl:

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

Moves learnt by TM

Grimer is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl:

Transfer-only moves

Grimer can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Diamond & Pearl.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFightingPhysical 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Grimer learns the following moves in Pokémon Platinum at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Poison GasPoisonStatus 90
1PoundNormalPhysical 40 100
4HardenNormalStatus
7Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
12DisableNormalStatus 100
17MinimizeNormalStatus
20SludgePoisonSpecial 65 100
23Mud BombGroundSpecial 65 85
28FlingDarkPhysical 100
33ScreechNormalStatus 85
36Sludge BombPoisonSpecial 90 100
39Acid ArmorPoisonStatus
44Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80
49MementoDarkStatus 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CurseGhostStatus
ExplosionNormalPhysical 250 100
HazeIceStatus
ImprisonPsychicStatus
LickGhostPhysical 30 100
Mean LookNormalStatus
Shadow PunchGhostPhysical 60
Shadow SneakGhostPhysical 40 100
Spit UpNormalSpecial 100
StockpileNormalStatus
SwallowNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

Grimer can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Platinum from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fire PunchFirePhysical 75 100
Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80
Ice PunchIcePhysical 75 100
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
Thunder PunchElectricPhysical 75 100

Moves learnt by HM

Grimer is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

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

Moves learnt by TM

Grimer is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

Transfer-only moves

Grimer can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Platinum.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFightingPhysical 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Grimer learns the following moves in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Poison GasPoisonStatus 90
1PoundNormalPhysical 40 100
4HardenNormalStatus
7Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
12DisableNormalStatus 100
17MinimizeNormalStatus
20SludgePoisonSpecial 65 100
23Mud BombGroundSpecial 65 85
28FlingDarkPhysical 100
33ScreechNormalStatus 85
36Sludge BombPoisonSpecial 90 100
39Acid ArmorPoisonStatus
44Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80
49MementoDarkStatus 100

Egg moves

Grimer learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Grimer egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CurseGhostStatus
ExplosionNormalPhysical 250 100
HazeIceStatus
ImprisonPsychicStatus
LickGhostPhysical 30 100
Mean LookNormalStatus
Shadow PunchGhostPhysical 60
Shadow SneakGhostPhysical 40 100
Spit UpNormalSpecial 100
StockpileNormalStatus
SwallowNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

Grimer can be taught these attacks in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fire PunchFirePhysical 75 100
Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80
Ice PunchIcePhysical 75 100
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
Pain SplitNormalStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
Thunder PunchElectricPhysical 75 100

Moves learnt by HM

Grimer is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver:

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

Moves learnt by TM

Grimer is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver:

Transfer-only moves

Grimer can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFightingPhysical 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor