Kabuto - Generation 4 learnset

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

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormal
1ScratchNormal 40 100
6AbsorbGrass 20 100
11LeerNormal 100
16Mud ShotGround 55 95
21Sand AttackGround 100
26EndureNormal
31Aqua JetWater 40 100
36Mega DrainGrass 40 100
41Metal SoundSteel 85
46Ancient PowerRock 60 100
51Wring OutNormal 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aurora BeamIce 65 100
Bubble BeamWater 65 100
Confuse RayGhost 100
DigGround 80 100
FlailNormal 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Knock OffDark 65 100
Mud ShotGround 55 95
Rapid SpinNormal 20 100
ScreechNormal 85

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3SurfWater 90 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100
7WaterfallWater 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3Water PulseWater 60 100
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
19Giga DrainGrass 75 100
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
55BrineWater 65 100
58EndureNormal
69Rock PolishRock
76Stealth RockRock
78CaptivateNormal 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Kabuto 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
Aerial AceFlying 60 Generation 3 — TM
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormal
1ScratchNormal 40 100
6AbsorbGrass 20 100
11LeerNormal 100
16Mud ShotGround 55 95
21Sand AttackGround 100
26EndureNormal
31Aqua JetWater 40 100
36Mega DrainGrass 40 100
41Metal SoundSteel 85
46Ancient PowerRock 60 100
51Wring OutNormal 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aurora BeamIce 65 100
Bubble BeamWater 65 100
Confuse RayGhost 100
DigGround 80 100
FlailNormal 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Knock OffDark 65 100
Mud ShotGround 55 95
Rapid SpinNormal 20 100
ScreechNormal 85

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ancient PowerRock 60 100
Earth PowerGround 90 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Iron DefenseSteel
Knock OffDark 65 100
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
RolloutRock 30 90
SnoreNormal 50 100

Moves learnt by HM

Kabuto is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3SurfWater 90 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100
7WaterfallWater 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Kabuto is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3Water PulseWater 60 100
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
19Giga DrainGrass 75 100
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
55BrineWater 65 100
58EndureNormal
69Rock PolishRock
76Stealth RockRock
78CaptivateNormal 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Kabuto 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
Aerial AceFlying 60 Generation 3 — TM
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormal
1ScratchNormal 40 100
6AbsorbGrass 20 100
11LeerNormal 100
16Mud ShotGround 55 95
21Sand AttackGround 100
26EndureNormal
31Aqua JetWater 40 100
36Mega DrainGrass 40 100
41Metal SoundSteel 85
46Ancient PowerRock 60 100
51Wring OutNormal 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aurora BeamIce 65 100
Bubble BeamWater 65 100
Confuse RayGhost 100
DigGround 80 100
FlailNormal 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Knock OffDark 65 100
Mud ShotGround 55 95
Rapid SpinNormal 20 100
ScreechNormal 85

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ancient PowerRock 60 100
Earth PowerGround 90 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Iron DefenseSteel
Knock OffDark 65 100
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
RolloutRock 30 90
SnoreNormal 50 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3SurfWater 90 100
5WhirlpoolWater 35 85
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100
7WaterfallWater 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3Water PulseWater 60 100
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
19Giga DrainGrass 75 100
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
55BrineWater 65 100
58EndureNormal
69Rock PolishRock
76Stealth RockRock
78CaptivateNormal 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Kabuto 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
Aerial AceFlying 60 Generation 3 — TM
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor