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

Tentacruel is a Water/Poison-type Pokémon.

Tentacool evolves into Tentacruel at level 30. Tentacruel does not evolve.


Red Blue Yellow Gold Silver Crystal
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Base Stats

Special Attack80GSC
Special Defense120GSC


Number 073: Tentacruel, the Jellyfish Pokémon. Height: 5'3", Weight: 121.0lbs.

Red and Blue Yellow Gold Silver Crystal
The tentacles are
normally kept
short. On hunts,
they are extended
to ensnare and
immobilize prey.
Its 80 tentacles
can stretch and
contract freely.
They wrap around
prey and weaken
it with poison.
Its 80 tentacles
absorb water and
stretch almost
endlessly to CON-
STRICT its prey
and enemies.
In battle, it
extends all 80 of
its tentacles to
entrap its oppo-
nent inside a
poisonous net.
When its 80 feel-
ers absorb water,
it stretches to
become like a net
to entangle its


Tentacruel can use the following moves:

Move Learnt
Cut from HM01
Surf from HM03
Whirlpool from HM06GSC
Wrap at level 1RBY
Poison Sting at level 1GSC
Supersonic at level 1
Acid at level 1RBY
Constrict at level 1GSC
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 35RBY
Barrier at level 38GSC
Screech at level 43RBY
Screech at level 47GSC
Hydro Pump at level 50RBY
Hydro Pump at level 55GSC
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
Hyper Beam from TM15
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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