Primeape - Generation 2 learnset

Below are all the moves that Primeape can learn in Generation 2, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Gold
  • Pokémon Silver
  • Pokémon Crystal

Note: The move categories shown here are based on the move's type, as was the mechanic in Generations 1-3. The moves' detail pages may show a different category for Generation 4+.

Moves learnt by level up

Primeape learns the following moves in Pokémon Gold & Silver at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1Low KickFightingPhysical 100
1RageNormalPhysical 20 100
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
9Low KickFightingPhysical 100
15Karate ChopFightingPhysical 50 100
21Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
27Focus EnergyNormalStatus
28RageNormalPhysical 20 100
36Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100
45Cross ChopFightingPhysical 100 80
54ScreechNormalStatus 85
63ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100

Egg moves

Primeape learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Gold & Silver. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Primeape egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Beat UpDarkSpecial 100
CounterFightingPhysical 100
ForesightNormalStatus
MeditatePsychicStatus
ReversalFightingPhysical 100
Rock SlideRockPhysical 75 90

Moves learnt by HM

Primeape is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Gold & Silver:

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

Moves learnt by TM

Primeape is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Gold & Silver:

Moves learnt by level up

Primeape learns the following moves in Pokémon Crystal at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1Low KickFightingPhysical 100
1RageNormalPhysical 20 100
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
9Low KickFightingPhysical 100
15Karate ChopFightingPhysical 50 100
21Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
27Focus EnergyNormalStatus
28RageNormalPhysical 20 100
36Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100
45Cross ChopFightingPhysical 100 80
54ScreechNormalStatus 85
63ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Beat UpDarkSpecial 100
CounterFightingPhysical 100
ForesightNormalStatus
MeditatePsychicStatus
ReversalFightingPhysical 100
Rock SlideRockPhysical 75 90

Move Tutor moves

Primeape can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Crystal from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
ThunderboltElectricSpecial 90 100

Moves learnt by HM

Primeape is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Crystal:

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

Moves learnt by TM

Primeape is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Crystal: