Steelix - Generation 5 learnset

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

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BindNormalPhysical 15 85
1Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
1HardenNormalStatus
1Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
1Mud SportGroundStatus
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95
6ScreechNormalStatus 85
9Rock ThrowRockPhysical 50 90
14RageNormalPhysical 20 100
17Rock TombRockPhysical 60 95
22Smack DownRockPhysical 50 100
25SandstormRockStatus
30AutotomizeSteelStatus
33SlamNormalPhysical 80 75
38Stealth RockRockStatus
41Dragon BreathDragonSpecial 60 100
46CurseGhostStatus
49Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
54CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
57Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
62Stone EdgeRockPhysical 100 80

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormalStatus
Defense CurlNormalStatus
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Heavy SlamSteelPhysical 100
Rock BlastRockPhysical 25 90
Rock ClimbNormalPhysical 90 85
RolloutRockPhysical 30 90
Stealth RockRockStatus

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Rock PolishRockStatus Level up
Sand TombGroundPhysical 35 85 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Steelix 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
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragonSpecial 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BindNormalPhysical 15 85
1Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
1HardenNormalStatus
1Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
1Mud SportGroundStatus
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95
4CurseGhostStatus
7Rock ThrowRockPhysical 50 90
10RageNormalPhysical 20 100
13Rock TombRockPhysical 60 95
16Stealth RockRockStatus
19AutotomizeSteelStatus
22Smack DownRockPhysical 50 100
25Dragon BreathDragonSpecial 60 100
28SlamNormalPhysical 80 75
31ScreechNormalStatus 85
34Rock SlideRockPhysical 75 90
37CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
40Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
43DigGroundPhysical 80 100
46Stone EdgeRockPhysical 100 80
49Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
52SandstormRockStatus

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormalStatus
Defense CurlNormalStatus
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Heavy SlamSteelPhysical 100
Rock BlastRockPhysical 25 90
Rock ClimbNormalPhysical 90 85
RolloutRockPhysical 30 90
Stealth RockRockStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWaterPhysical 90 90
BindNormalPhysical 15 85
BlockNormalStatus
Dark PulseDarkSpecial 80 100
Dragon PulseDragonSpecial 85 100
Earth PowerGroundSpecial 90 100
Iron HeadSteelPhysical 80 100
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Magnet RiseElectricStatus
Sleep TalkNormalStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
Stealth RockRockStatus

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Rock PolishRockStatus Level up
Sand TombGroundPhysical 35 85 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Steelix 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
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragonSpecial 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor