Staryu - Generation 2 learnset

Below are all the moves that Staryu 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

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormal
1TackleNormal 40 100
7Water GunWater 40 100
13Rapid SpinNormal 20 100
19RecoverNormal
25SwiftNormal 60
31Bubble BeamWater 65 100
37MinimizeNormal
43Light ScreenPsychic
50Hydro PumpWater 110 80

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aurora BeamIce 65 100
BarrierPsychic
SupersonicNormal 55

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWater 90 100
05FlashNormal 100
06WhirlpoolWater 35 85
07WaterfallWater 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormal
1TackleNormal 40 100
7Water GunWater 40 100
13Rapid SpinNormal 20 100
19RecoverNormal
25SwiftNormal 60
31Bubble BeamWater 65 100
37MinimizeNormal
43Light ScreenPsychic
50Hydro PumpWater 110 80

Egg moves

Staryu does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Crystal.

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ice BeamIce 90 100
ThunderboltElectric 90 100

Moves learnt by HM

Staryu is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Crystal:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWater 90 100
05FlashNormal 100
06WhirlpoolWater 35 85
07WaterfallWater 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Staryu is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Crystal: