Shiftry - Generation 4 learnset

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

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Feint AttackDark 60
1Nasty PlotDark
1Razor LeafGrass 55 95
1WhirlwindNormal
49Leaf StormGrass 130 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AmnesiaPsychic
False SwipeNormal 40 100
Leech SeedGrass 90
Nasty PlotDark
Quick AttackNormal 40 100
Razor WindNormal 80 100
Take DownNormal 90 85
Worry SeedGrass 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl by a previous evolution of Shiftry. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormal Level up
ExplosionNormal 250 100 Level up
ExtrasensoryPsychic 80 100 Level up
Fake OutNormal 40 100 Level up
GrowthNormal Level up
HardenNormal Level up
Nature PowerNormal Level up
PoundNormal 40 100 Level up
Razor WindNormal 80 100 Level up
Sunny DayFire Level up
SwaggerNormal 85 Level up
SynthesisGrass Level up
TormentDark 100 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormal 50 95
04StrengthNormal 80 100
05DefogFlying
06Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Shiftry 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
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormal 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Feint AttackDark 60
1Nasty PlotDark
1Razor LeafGrass 55 95
1WhirlwindNormal
49Leaf StormGrass 130 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AmnesiaPsychic
False SwipeNormal 40 100
Leech SeedGrass 90
Nasty PlotDark
Quick AttackNormal 40 100
Razor WindNormal 80 100
Take DownNormal 90 85
Worry SeedGrass 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Air CutterFlying 60 95
BounceFlying 85 85
Fury CutterBug 40 95
Icy WindIce 55 95
Knock OffDark 65 100
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
Ominous WindGhost 60 100
RolloutRock 30 90
Seed BombGrass 80 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SpiteGhost 100
Sucker PunchDark 70 100
SwiftNormal 60
SynthesisGrass
TwisterDragon 40 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Platinum by a previous evolution of Shiftry. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormal Level up
ExplosionNormal 250 100 Level up
ExtrasensoryPsychic 80 100 Level up
Fake OutNormal 40 100 Level up
GrowthNormal Level up
HardenNormal Level up
Nature PowerNormal Level up
PoundNormal 40 100 Level up
Razor WindNormal 80 100 Level up
Sunny DayFire Level up
SwaggerNormal 85 Level up
SynthesisGrass Level up
TormentDark 100 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

Shiftry is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormal 50 95
04StrengthNormal 80 100
05DefogFlying
06Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Shiftry is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

Transfer-only moves

Shiftry 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
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormal 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Feint AttackDark 60
1Nasty PlotDark
1Razor LeafGrass 55 95
1WhirlwindNormal
49Leaf StormGrass 130 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AmnesiaPsychic
False SwipeNormal 40 100
Leech SeedGrass 90
Nasty PlotDark
Power SwapPsychic
Quick AttackNormal 40 100
Razor WindNormal 80 100
Take DownNormal 90 85
Worry SeedGrass 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Air CutterFlying 60 95
BounceFlying 85 85
Fury CutterBug 40 95
HeadbuttNormal 70 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Knock OffDark 65 100
Low KickFighting 100
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
Ominous WindGhost 60 100
RolloutRock 30 90
Seed BombGrass 80 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SpiteGhost 100
Sucker PunchDark 70 100
SwiftNormal 60
SynthesisGrass
TailwindFlying
TwisterDragon 40 100
Worry SeedGrass 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver by a previous evolution of Shiftry. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormal Level up
ExplosionNormal 250 100 Level up
ExtrasensoryPsychic 80 100 Level up
Fake OutNormal 40 100 Level up
GrowthNormal Level up
HardenNormal Level up
Nature PowerNormal Level up
PoundNormal 40 100 Level up
Razor WindNormal 80 100 Level up
Sunny DayFire Level up
SwaggerNormal 85 Level up
SynthesisGrass Level up
TormentDark 100 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormal 50 95
04StrengthNormal 80 100
06Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Shiftry 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
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormal 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor