Magcargo - Generation 4 learnset

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

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1EmberFire 40 100
1Rock ThrowRock 50 90
1SmogPoison 30 70
1YawnNormal
8EmberFire 40 100
11Rock ThrowRock 50 90
16HardenNormal
23RecoverNormal
26Ancient PowerRock 60 100
31AmnesiaPsychic
40Lava PlumeFire 80 100
45Rock SlideRock 75 90
52Body SlamNormal 85 100
61FlamethrowerFire 90 100
66Earth PowerGround 90 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Acid ArmorPoison
CurseGhost
Heat WaveFire 95 90
MementoDark 100
SmokescreenNormal 100
Spit UpNormal 100
StockpileNormal
SwallowNormal

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
37SandstormRock
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
58EndureNormal
61Will-O-WispFire 85
64ExplosionNormal 250 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
69Rock PolishRock
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
74Gyro BallSteel 100
76Stealth RockRock
78CaptivateNormal 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Magcargo 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
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1EmberFire 40 100
1Rock ThrowRock 50 90
1SmogPoison 30 70
1YawnNormal
8EmberFire 40 100
11Rock ThrowRock 50 90
16HardenNormal
23RecoverNormal
26Ancient PowerRock 60 100
31AmnesiaPsychic
40Lava PlumeFire 80 100
45Rock SlideRock 75 90
52Body SlamNormal 85 100
61FlamethrowerFire 90 100
66Earth PowerGround 90 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Acid ArmorPoison
CurseGhost
Heat WaveFire 95 90
MementoDark 100
SmokescreenNormal 100
Spit UpNormal 100
StockpileNormal
SwallowNormal

Move Tutor moves

Magcargo 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
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Iron DefenseSteel
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
RolloutRock 30 90
SnoreNormal 50 100

Moves learnt by HM

Magcargo is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Magcargo is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
37SandstormRock
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
58EndureNormal
61Will-O-WispFire 85
64ExplosionNormal 250 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
69Rock PolishRock
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
74Gyro BallSteel 100
76Stealth RockRock
78CaptivateNormal 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Magcargo 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
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1EmberFire 40 100
1Rock ThrowRock 50 90
1SmogPoison 30 70
1YawnNormal
8EmberFire 40 100
11Rock ThrowRock 50 90
16HardenNormal
23RecoverNormal
26Ancient PowerRock 60 100
31AmnesiaPsychic
40Lava PlumeFire 80 100
45Rock SlideRock 75 90
52Body SlamNormal 85 100
61FlamethrowerFire 90 100
66Earth PowerGround 90 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Acid ArmorPoison
CurseGhost
Heat WaveFire 95 90
MementoDark 100
SmokescreenNormal 100
Spit UpNormal 100
StockpileNormal
SwallowNormal

Move Tutor moves

Magcargo 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
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Iron DefenseSteel
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
Pain SplitNormal
RolloutRock 30 90
SnoreNormal 50 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
37SandstormRock
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
58EndureNormal
61Will-O-WispFire 85
64ExplosionNormal 250 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
69Rock PolishRock
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
74Gyro BallSteel 100
76Stealth RockRock
78CaptivateNormal 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Magcargo 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
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor