Volbeat - Generation 5 learnset

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

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1FlashNormal 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
5Double TeamNormal
9Confuse RayGhost 100
13MoonlightFairy
17Quick AttackNormal 40 100
21Tail GlowBug
25Signal BeamBug 75 100
29ProtectNormal
33Helping HandNormal
37Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90
41Bug BuzzBug 90 100
45Double-EdgeNormal 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Baton PassNormal
Bug BuzzBug 90 100
Dizzy PunchNormal 70 100
EncoreNormal 100
Seismic TossFighting 100
Silver WindBug 60 100
TrickPsychic 100

Moves learnt by HM

Volbeat does not learn any HMs in Pokémon Black & White.

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
56FlingDark 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
62AcrobaticsFlying 55 100
70FlashNormal 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
76Struggle BugBug 50 100
77Psych UpNormal
87SwaggerNormal 85
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Volbeat 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 SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormal 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormal 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MetronomeNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Focus PunchFighting 150 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
Shock WaveElectric 60 Generation 4 — TM
Water PulseWater 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlying 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
String ShotBug 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1FlashNormal 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
5Double TeamNormal
9Confuse RayGhost 100
13MoonlightFairy
17Quick AttackNormal 40 100
21Tail GlowBug
25Signal BeamBug 75 100
29ProtectNormal
33Helping HandNormal
37Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90
41Bug BuzzBug 90 100
45Double-EdgeNormal 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Baton PassNormal
Bug BuzzBug 90 100
Dizzy PunchNormal 70 100
EncoreNormal 100
Seismic TossFighting 100
Silver WindBug 60 100
TrickPsychic 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bug BiteBug 60 100
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Helping HandNormal
Ice PunchIce 75 100
RoostFlying
Signal BeamBug 75 100
Sleep TalkNormal
SnoreNormal 50 100
TailwindFlying
Thunder PunchElectric 75 100
TrickPsychic 100
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Moves learnt by HM

Volbeat does not learn any HMs in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2.

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
56FlingDark 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
62AcrobaticsFlying 55 100
70FlashNormal 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
76Struggle BugBug 50 100
77Psych UpNormal
87SwaggerNormal 85
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Volbeat 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 SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormal 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormal 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MetronomeNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Focus PunchFighting 150 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
Shock WaveElectric 60 Generation 4 — TM
Water PulseWater 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlying 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
String ShotBug 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor