Poliwag - Generation 4 learnset

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

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Water SportWaterStatus
5BubbleWaterSpecial 40 100
8HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
11Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
15Double SlapNormalPhysical 15 85
18Rain DanceWaterStatus
21Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
25Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
28Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95
31Belly DrumNormalStatus
35Wake-Up SlapFightingPhysical 70 100
38Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80
41Mud BombGroundSpecial 65 85

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
EndeavorNormalPhysical 100
HazeIceStatus
Ice BallIcePhysical 30 90
Mind ReaderNormalStatus
MistIceStatus
Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95
RefreshNormalStatus
SplashNormalStatus
Water SportWaterStatus

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
07WaterfallWaterPhysical 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Poliwag 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 CurlNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Water SportWaterStatus
5BubbleWaterSpecial 40 100
8HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
11Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
15Double SlapNormalPhysical 15 85
18Rain DanceWaterStatus
21Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
25Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
28Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95
31Belly DrumNormalStatus
35Wake-Up SlapFightingPhysical 70 100
38Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80
41Mud BombGroundSpecial 65 85

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
EndeavorNormalPhysical 100
HazeIceStatus
Ice BallIcePhysical 30 90
Mind ReaderNormalStatus
MistIceStatus
Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95
RefreshNormalStatus
SplashNormalStatus
Water SportWaterStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DiveWaterPhysical 80 100
Helping HandNormalStatus
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100

Moves learnt by HM

Poliwag is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
07WaterfallWaterPhysical 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Poliwag is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

Transfer-only moves

Poliwag 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 CurlNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Water SportWaterStatus
5BubbleWaterSpecial 40 100
8HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
11Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
15Double SlapNormalPhysical 15 85
18Rain DanceWaterStatus
21Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
25Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
28Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95
31Belly DrumNormalStatus
35Wake-Up SlapFightingPhysical 70 100
38Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80
41Mud BombGroundSpecial 65 85

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
EncoreNormalStatus 100
EndeavorNormalPhysical 100
HazeIceStatus
Ice BallIcePhysical 30 90
Mind ReaderNormalStatus
MistIceStatus
Mud ShotGroundSpecial 55 95
RefreshNormalStatus
SplashNormalStatus
Water SportWaterStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DiveWaterPhysical 80 100
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
Helping HandNormalStatus
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
05WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85
07WaterfallWaterPhysical 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Poliwag 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 CurlNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor