(Pokémon Red, Blue, Yellow, Gold, Silver and Crystal Versions)

Tentacool is a Water/Poison-type Pokémon.

No Pokémon evolve into Tentacool. Tentacool evolves into Tentacruel at level 30.


Red Blue Yellow Gold Silver Crystal
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Base Stats

Special Attack50GSC
Special Defense100GSC


Number 072: Tentacool, the Jellyfish Pokémon. Height: 2'11", Weight: 100.0lbs.

Red and Blue Yellow Gold Silver Crystal
Drifts in shallow
seas. Anglers who
hook them by
accident are
often punished by
its stinging acid.
It can sometimes
be found all dry
and shriveled up
on a beach. Toss
it back into the
sea to revive it.
When the tide goes
out, dehydrated
can be found
washed up on the
It drifts aimless-
ly in waves. Very
difficult to see
in water, it may
not be noticed
until it stings.
As it floats along
on the waves, it
uses its toxic
feelers to stab
anything it


Tentacool can use the following moves:

Move Learnt
Aurora Beam by breedingGSC
Haze by breedingGSC
Safeguard by breedingGSC
Rapid Spin by breedingGSC
Mirror Coat by breedingGSC
Cut from HM01
Surf from HM03
Whirlpool from HM06GSC
Poison Sting at level 1GSC
Acid at level 1RBY
Supersonic at level 6GSC
Supersonic at level 7RBY
Constrict at level 12GSC
Wrap at level 13RBY
Poison Sting at level 18RBY
Acid at level 19GSC
Water Gun at level 22RBY
Bubblebeam at level 25GSC
Constrict at level 27RBY
Wrap at level 30GSC
Barrier at level 33RBY
Barrier at level 36GSC
Screech at level 40RBY
Screech at level 43GSC
Hydro Pump at level 48RBY
Hydro Pump at level 49GSC
Swords Dance from TM03RBY
Curse from TM03GSC
Toxic from TM06
Take Down from TM09RBY
Double-edge from TM10RBY
Hidden Power from TM10GSC
Bubblebeam from TM11RBY
Water Gun from TM12RBY
Ice Beam from TM13RBY
Snore from TM13GSC
Blizzard from TM14
Icy Wind from TM16GSC
Protect from TM17GSC
Rain Dance from TM18GSC
Giga Drain from TM19GSC
Rage from TM20RBY
Endure from TM20GSC
Mega Drain from TM21RBY
Frustration from TM21GSC
Return from TM27GSC
Mimic from TM31RBY
Double Team from TM32
Reflect from TM33RBY
Bide from TM34RBY
Swagger from TM34GSC
Sleep Talk from TM35GSC
Sludge Bomb from TM36GSC
Skull Bash from TM40RBY
Rest from TM44
Attract from TM45GSC
Substitute from TM50RBY
Ice Beam from a Move TutorC

Show information about:
Generation I: Red Blue Yellow
Generation II: Gold Silver Crystal

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