Tentacool - Generation 5 learnset

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

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Poison StingPoison 15 100
5SupersonicNormal 55
8ConstrictNormal 10 100
12AcidPoison 40 100
15Toxic SpikesPoison
19Bubble BeamWater 65 100
22WrapNormal 15 90
26Acid SprayPoison 40 100
29BarrierPsychic
33Water PulseWater 60 100
36Poison JabPoison 80 100
40ScreechNormal 85
43HexGhost 65 100
47Hydro PumpWater 110 80
50Sludge WavePoison 95 100
54Wring OutNormal 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AcupressureNormal
Aqua RingWater
Aurora BeamIce 65 100
BubbleWater 40 100
Confuse RayGhost 100
HazeIce
Knock OffDark 65 100
Mirror CoatPsychic 100
Muddy WaterWater 90 85
Rapid SpinNormal 20 100
TickleNormal 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
3SurfWater 90 100
5WaterfallWater 80 100
6DiveWater 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
9VenoshockPoison 65 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
34Sludge WavePoison 95 100
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
55ScaldWater 80 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
75Swords DanceNormal
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Tentacool 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
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
BrineWater 65 100 Generation 4 — TM
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWater 35 85 Generation 4 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Poison StingPoison 15 100
5SupersonicNormal 55
8ConstrictNormal 10 100
12AcidPoison 40 100
15Toxic SpikesPoison
19Bubble BeamWater 65 100
22WrapNormal 15 90
26Acid SprayPoison 40 100
29BarrierPsychic
33Water PulseWater 60 100
36Poison JabPoison 80 100
40ScreechNormal 85
43HexGhost 65 100
47Hydro PumpWater 110 80
50Sludge WavePoison 95 100
54Wring OutNormal 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AcupressureNormal
Aqua RingWater
Aurora BeamIce 65 100
BubbleWater 40 100
Confuse RayGhost 100
HazeIce
Knock OffDark 65 100
Mirror CoatPsychic 100
Muddy WaterWater 90 85
Rapid SpinNormal 20 100
TickleNormal 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BindNormal 15 85
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Knock OffDark 65 100
Magic CoatPsychic
Sleep TalkNormal
SnoreNormal 50 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
3SurfWater 90 100
5WaterfallWater 80 100
6DiveWater 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
9VenoshockPoison 65 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
34Sludge WavePoison 95 100
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
55ScaldWater 80 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
75Swords DanceNormal
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Tentacool 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
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
BrineWater 65 100 Generation 4 — TM
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWater 35 85 Generation 4 — HM