Xatu - Generation 5 learnset

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

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1PeckFlying 35 100
6Night ShadeGhost 100
9TeleportPsychic
12Lucky ChantNormal
17Miracle EyePsychic
20Me FirstNormal
23Confuse RayGhost 100
27TailwindFlying
30WishNormal
37Psycho ShiftPsychic 90
42Future SightPsychic 120 100
47Stored PowerPsychic 20 100
54Ominous WindGhost 60 100
54Power SwapPsychic
59Guard SwapPsychic
66PsychicPsychic 90 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Drill PeckFlying 80 100
Feather DanceFlying 100
Feint AttackDark 60
HazeIce
Quick AttackNormal 40 100
RefreshNormal
RoostFlying
Skill SwapPsychic
Steel WingSteel 70 90
Sucker PunchDark 70 100
SynchronoisePsychic 120 100
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2FlyFlying 90 95

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3PsyshockPsychic 80 100
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
19TelekinesisPsychic
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
51Ally SwitchPsychic
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
70FlashNormal 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88PluckFlying 60 100
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
92Trick RoomPsychic

Transfer-only moves

Xatu 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
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
Silver WindBug 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
DefogFlying Generation 4 — HM
Air CutterFlying 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1PeckFlying 35 100
6Night ShadeGhost 100
9TeleportPsychic
12Lucky ChantNormal
17Miracle EyePsychic
20Me FirstNormal
23Confuse RayGhost 100
27TailwindFlying
30WishNormal
37Psycho ShiftPsychic 90
42Future SightPsychic 120 100
47Stored PowerPsychic 20 100
54Ominous WindGhost 60 100
54Power SwapPsychic
59Guard SwapPsychic
66PsychicPsychic 90 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Drill PeckFlying 80 100
Feather DanceFlying 100
Feint AttackDark 60
HazeIce
Quick AttackNormal 40 100
RefreshNormal
RoostFlying
Skill SwapPsychic
Steel WingSteel 70 90
Sucker PunchDark 70 100
SynchronoisePsychic 120 100
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Foul PlayDark 95 100
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Magic CoatPsychic
Magic RoomPsychic
Pain SplitNormal
RoostFlying
Signal BeamBug 75 100
Skill SwapPsychic
Sky AttackFlying 140 90
Sleep TalkNormal
SnoreNormal 50 100
TailwindFlying
TrickPsychic 100
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2FlyFlying 90 95

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3PsyshockPsychic 80 100
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
19TelekinesisPsychic
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
51Ally SwitchPsychic
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
70FlashNormal 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88PluckFlying 60 100
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
92Trick RoomPsychic

Transfer-only moves

Xatu 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
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
Silver WindBug 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
DefogFlying Generation 4 — HM
Air CutterFlying 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor