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.
1LeerNormal 100
1Low KickFighting 100
1RageNormal 20 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
9Low KickFighting 100
15Karate ChopFighting 50 100
21Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
27Focus EnergyNormal
28RageNormal 20 100
36Seismic TossFighting 100
45Cross ChopFighting 100 80
54ScreechNormal 85
63ThrashNormal 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 UpDark 100
CounterFighting 100
ForesightNormal
MeditatePsychic
ReversalFighting 100
Rock SlideRock 75 90

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
04StrengthNormal 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.
1LeerNormal 100
1Low KickFighting 100
1RageNormal 20 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
9Low KickFighting 100
15Karate ChopFighting 50 100
21Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
27Focus EnergyNormal
28RageNormal 20 100
36Seismic TossFighting 100
45Cross ChopFighting 100 80
54ScreechNormal 85
63ThrashNormal 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 UpDark 100
CounterFighting 100
ForesightNormal
MeditatePsychic
ReversalFighting 100
Rock SlideRock 75 90

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
ThunderboltElectric 90 100

Moves learnt by HM

Primeape is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Crystal:

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

Moves learnt by TM

Primeape is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Crystal: