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.
1HardenNormalStatus
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
7Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
13Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 50 100
19RecoverNormalStatus
25SwiftNormalPhysical 60
31Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
37MinimizeNormalStatus
43Light ScreenPsychicStatus
50Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 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 BeamIceSpecial 65 100
BarrierPsychicStatus
SupersonicNormalStatus 55

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
05FlashNormalStatus 100
06WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85
07WaterfallWaterSpecial 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.
1HardenNormalStatus
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
7Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
13Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 50 100
19RecoverNormalStatus
25SwiftNormalPhysical 60
31Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
37MinimizeNormalStatus
43Light ScreenPsychicStatus
50Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 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 BeamIceSpecial 90 100
ThunderboltElectricSpecial 90 100

Moves learnt by HM

Staryu is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Crystal:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
05FlashNormalStatus 100
06WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85
07WaterfallWaterSpecial 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Staryu is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Crystal: