Raikou - Generation 4 learnset

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

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDark 60 100
1LeerNormal 100
8Thunder ShockElectric 40 100
15RoarNormal
22Quick AttackNormal 40 100
29SparkElectric 65 100
36ReflectPsychic
43CrunchDark 80 100
50Thunder FangElectric 65 95
57DischargeElectric 80 100
64ExtrasensoryPsychic 80 100
71ThunderElectric 110 70
78Calm MindPsychic

Egg moves

Raikou does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl.

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100
8Rock ClimbNormal 90 85

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
23Iron TailSteel 100 75
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
34Shock WaveElectric 60
37SandstormRock
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
58EndureNormal
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
70FlashNormal 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Special moves

Raikou can know these moves in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl via events and other sources:

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Details
Aura SphereFighting 80 Giveaways and Wi-fi Event
Extreme SpeedNormal 80 100 Giveaways and Wi-fi Event
Weather BallNormal 50 100 Giveaways and Wi-fi Event
Zap CannonElectric 120 50 Giveaways and Wi-fi Event

Transfer-only moves

Raikou 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
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDark 60 100
1LeerNormal 100
8Thunder ShockElectric 40 100
15RoarNormal
22Quick AttackNormal 40 100
29SparkElectric 65 100
36ReflectPsychic
43CrunchDark 80 100
50Thunder FangElectric 65 95
57DischargeElectric 80 100
64ExtrasensoryPsychic 80 100
71Rain DanceWater
78Calm MindPsychic
85ThunderElectric 110 70

Egg moves

Raikou does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Platinum.

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Iron HeadSteel 80 100
Magnet RiseElectric
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
Signal BeamBug 75 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SwiftNormal 60

Moves learnt by HM

Raikou is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100
8Rock ClimbNormal 90 85

Moves learnt by TM

Raikou is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
23Iron TailSteel 100 75
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
34Shock WaveElectric 60
37SandstormRock
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
58EndureNormal
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
70FlashNormal 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Special moves

Raikou can know these moves in Pokémon Platinum via events and other sources:

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Details
Aura SphereFighting 80 Giveaways and Wi-fi Event
Extreme SpeedNormal 80 100 Giveaways and Wi-fi Event
Weather BallNormal 50 100 Giveaways and Wi-fi Event
Zap CannonElectric 120 50 Giveaways and Wi-fi Event

Transfer-only moves

Raikou 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
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDark 60 100
1LeerNormal 100
8Thunder ShockElectric 40 100
15RoarNormal
22Quick AttackNormal 40 100
29SparkElectric 65 100
36ReflectPsychic
43CrunchDark 80 100
50Thunder FangElectric 65 95
57DischargeElectric 80 100
64ExtrasensoryPsychic 80 100
71Rain DanceWater
78Calm MindPsychic
85ThunderElectric 110 70

Egg moves

Raikou does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver.

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
HeadbuttNormal 70 100
Iron HeadSteel 80 100
Magnet RiseElectric
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
Signal BeamBug 75 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SwiftNormal 60

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100
8Rock ClimbNormal 90 85

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
23Iron TailSteel 100 75
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
34Shock WaveElectric 60
37SandstormRock
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
58EndureNormal
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
70FlashNormal 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Special moves

Raikou can know these moves in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver via events and other sources:

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Details
Aura SphereFighting 80 Giveaways and Wi-fi Event
Extreme SpeedNormal 80 100 Giveaways and Wi-fi Event
Weather BallNormal 50 100 Giveaways and Wi-fi Event
Zap CannonElectric 120 50 Giveaways and Wi-fi Event

Transfer-only moves

Raikou 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
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor