Purugly - Generation 5 learnset

Below are all the moves that Purugly can learn in Generation 5, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Black
  • Pokémon White
  • Pokémon Black 2
  • Pokémon White 2

Moves learnt by level up

Purugly learns the following moves in Pokémon Black & White at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Fake OutNormal 40 100
1GrowlNormal 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
5ScratchNormal 40 100
8GrowlNormal 100
13HypnosisPsychic 60
17Feint AttackDark 60
20Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
25CharmFairy 100
29AssistNormal
32CaptivateNormal 100
37SlashNormal 70 100
38SwaggerNormal 85
45Body SlamNormal 85 100
52AttractNormal 100
60Hone ClawsDark

Egg moves

Purugly learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Black & White. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Purugly egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssuranceDark 60 100
BiteDark 60 100
Fake TearsDark 100
FlailNormal 100
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Quick AttackNormal 40 100
Sand AttackGround 100
SnatchDark
Tail WhipNormal 100
Wake-Up SlapFighting 70 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Black & White by a previous evolution of Purugly. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Sucker PunchDark 70 100 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

Purugly is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Black & White:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95

Moves learnt by TM

Purugly is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Black & White:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Hone ClawsDark
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
67RetaliateNormal 70 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
70FlashNormal 100
77Psych UpNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
83Work UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Purugly can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Black & White.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
Shock WaveElectric 60 Generation 4 — TM
Water PulseWater 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Purugly learns the following moves in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2 at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Fake OutNormal 40 100
1GrowlNormal 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
5ScratchNormal 40 100
8GrowlNormal 100
13HypnosisPsychic 60
17Feint AttackDark 60
20Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
25CharmFairy 100
29AssistNormal
32CaptivateNormal 100
37SlashNormal 70 100
38SwaggerNormal 85
45Body SlamNormal 85 100
52AttractNormal 100
60Hone ClawsDark

Egg moves

Purugly learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Purugly egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssuranceDark 60 100
BiteDark 60 100
Fake TearsDark 100
FlailNormal 100
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Quick AttackNormal 40 100
Sand AttackGround 100
SnatchDark
Tail WhipNormal 100
Wake-Up SlapFighting 70 100

Move Tutor moves

Purugly can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2 from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormal 60 100
Foul PlayDark 95 100
Hyper VoiceNormal 90 100
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Knock OffDark 65 100
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Sleep TalkNormal
SnatchDark
SnoreNormal 50 100
Super FangNormal 90

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2 by a previous evolution of Purugly. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Sucker PunchDark 70 100 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

Purugly is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95

Moves learnt by TM

Purugly is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Hone ClawsDark
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
67RetaliateNormal 70 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
70FlashNormal 100
77Psych UpNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
83Work UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Purugly can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Black 2 & White 2.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
Shock WaveElectric 60 Generation 4 — TM
Water PulseWater 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor