Tentacool

←(#071) Victreebel Tentacool (#072) Tentacruel (#073)→
Tentacool
#072
Type
Water Poison
Catch rate
190
Abilities
Clear Body/Liquid Ooze
Hidden Ability
Rain Dish
Biomes
Beach, Deep Ocean, Ocean, Stone Beach
Spawn time
Dawn/Day/Dusk/Night
Level range in wild
8-29
Spawn location
Water
Gender ratio
50% ♂, 50% ♀
EV yield
1 Special Defense
Mount
None
Egg Groups
Water 3
Behavior
Timid 80%
Neutral 0%
Aggressive 20%
Modeled by
Gorship
Textured by
Gorship
Animated by
Gorship
Voiced by
Flairintha

Tentacool is a Water/Poison-type Pokémon that evolves into Tentacruel at level 30.

Tentacool's body is largely composed of water. If it is removed from the sea, it dries up like parchment. If this Pokémon happens to become dehydrated, put it back into the sea.

Contents

Spawn rate

Biome Time Location Rate
Beach Dawn/Dusk Water 19%
Beach Day Water 11.95%
Beach Night Water 20.43%
Deep Ocean Dawn/Dusk Water 17.21%
Deep Ocean Day Water 9.86%
Deep Ocean Night Water 12.508%
Ocean Dawn/Dusk Water 17.273%
Ocean Day Water 9.157%
Ocean Night Water 14.438%
Stone Beach Dawn/Dusk Water 24.204%
Stone Beach Day Water 14.504%
Stone Beach Night Water 23.602%

Drops

Drop Chance Quantity
Grid Binding Band.pngBinding Band 5% 1
Grid Ink Sac New.pngInk Sac 100% 1

Stats

HP: 40
Attack: 40
Defense: 35
Sp. Atk: 50
Sp. Def: 100
Speed: 70
Total: 335

Type effectiveness

BugType.png DarkType.png DragonType.png ElectricType.png FairyType.png FightingType.png FireType.png FlyingType.png GhostType.png GrassType.png GroundType.png IceType.png NormalType.png PoisonType.png PsychicType.png RockType.png SteelType.png WaterType.png
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Moves

By level

Level Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
011 Poison Sting PoisonType.pngPoison Physical 15 100% 35
044 Supersonic NormalType.pngNormal Status 55% 20
077 Constrict NormalType.pngNormal Physical 10 100% 35
1010 Acid PoisonType.pngPoison Special 40 100% 30
1313 Toxic Spikes PoisonType.pngPoison Status 20
1616 Water Pulse WaterType.pngWater Special 60 100% 20
1919 Wrap NormalType.pngNormal Physical 15 90% 20
2222 Acid Spray PoisonType.pngPoison Special 40 100% 20
2525 Bubble Beam WaterType.pngWater Special 65 100% 20
2828 Barrier PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 20
3131 Poison Jab PoisonType.pngPoison Physical 80 100% 20
3434 Brine WaterType.pngWater Special 65 100% 10
3737 Screech NormalType.pngNormal Status 85% 40
4040 Hex GhostType.pngGhost Special 65 100% 10
4343 Sludge Wave PoisonType.pngPoison Special 95 100% 10
4646 Hydro Pump WaterType.pngWater Special 110 80% 5
4949 Wring Out NormalType.pngNormal Special 60 100% 5
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Tentacool.

By TM/HM

TM Move Type Category Power Accuracy  PP 
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM06 Toxic PoisonType.pngPoison Status 90% 10
Bag TM Ice Sprite.png TM07 Hail IceType.pngIce Status 10
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM09 Venoshock PoisonType.pngPoison Special 65 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM10 Hidden Power
Varies
Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Ice Sprite.png TM13 Ice Beam IceType.pngIce Special 90 100% 10
Bag TM Ice Sprite.png TM14 Blizzard IceType.pngIce Special 110 70% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM17 Protect NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM18 Rain Dance WaterType.pngWater Status 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM20 Safeguard NormalType.pngNormal Status 25
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM21 Frustration NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM27 Return NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM32 Double Team NormalType.pngNormal Status 15
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM33 Reflect PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 20
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM34 Sludge Wave PoisonType.pngPoison Special 95 100% 10
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM36 Sludge Bomb PoisonType.pngPoison Special 90 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM42 Facade NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM44 Rest PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM45 Attract NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 15
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM46 Thief DarkType.pngDark Physical 60 100% 25
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM48 Round NormalType.pngNormal Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM55 Scald WaterType.pngWater Special 80 100% 15
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM66 Payback DarkType.pngDark Physical 50 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM75 Swords Dance NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM84 Poison Jab PoisonType.pngPoison Physical 80 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM87 Swagger NormalType.pngNormal Status 90% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM90 Substitute NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM102 Take Down NormalType.pngNormal Physical 90 85% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM103 Double-Edge NormalType.pngNormal Physical 120 100% 15
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM104 Bubble Beam WaterType.pngWater Special 65 100% 20
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM105 Water Gun WaterType.pngWater Special 40 100% 25
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM110 Rage NormalType.pngNormal Physical 20 100% 20
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM111 Mega Drain GrassType.pngGrass Special 40 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM115 Mimic NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM116 Bide NormalType.pngNormal Physical 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM121 Skull Bash NormalType.pngNormal Physical 130 100% 10
Bag TM Ghost Sprite.png TM128 Curse GhostType.pngGhost Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM132 Snore NormalType.pngNormal Special 50 100% 15
Bag TM Ice Sprite.png TM133 Icy Wind IceType.pngIce Special 55 95% 15
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM134 Giga Drain GrassType.pngGrass Special 75 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM135 Endure NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM140 Sleep Talk NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM149 Water Pulse WaterType.pngWater Special 60 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM152 Secret Power NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM156 Brine WaterType.pngWater Special 65 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM163 Captivate NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM165 Natural Gift
Varies
Physical 100% 15
Bag TM Bug Sprite.png TM166 Infestation BugType.pngBug Special 20 100% 20
Bag TM Fairy Sprite New.png TM169 Dazzling Gleam FairyType.pngFairy Special 80 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM170 Confide NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png HM01 Cut NormalType.pngNormal Physical 50 95% 30
Bag TM Water Sprite.png HM03 Surf WaterType.pngWater Special 90 100% 15
Bag TM Water Sprite.png HM07 Waterfall WaterType.pngWater Physical 80 100% 15
Bag TM Water Sprite.png HM09 Whirlpool WaterType.pngWater Special 35 85% 15
Bag TM Water Sprite.png HM10 Dive WaterType.pngWater Physical 80 100% 10
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Tentacool.

By move tutor

Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Bind NormalType.pngNormal Physical 15 85% 20
Knock Off DarkType.pngDark Physical 65 100% 20
Magic Coat PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 15

By breeding

 Parent   Move   Type   Category   Power   Accuracy   PP 
SkorupiDrapion Acupressure NormalType.pngNormal Status 30
Corsola Aqua Ring WaterType.pngWater Status 20
ShellderCloyster Aurora Beam IceType.pngIce Special 65 100% 20
KrabbyKinglerCorsolaCorphishCrawdaunt Bubble WaterType.pngWater Special 40 100% 30
LileepCradily Confuse Ray GhostType.pngGhost Status 100% 10
Omanyte Haze* IceType.pngIce Status 30
CorphishCrawdauntSkorupiDrapion Knock Off DarkType.pngDark Physical 65 100% 20
Corsola Mirror Coat PsychicType.pngPsychic Special 100% 20
Omanyte Muddy Water* WaterType.pngWater Special 90 85% 10
Kabuto Rapid Spin* NormalType.pngNormal Physical 20 100% 40
OmanyteOmastar Tickle NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 20
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Tentacool.
  • An asterisk (*) indicates a move that must be chain bred onto Tentacool.

Breeding environment

Water

Block Value
Grid Lily Pad.pngLily Pad 3
Grid Sea Lantern.pngSea Lantern 3
Grid Sponge.pngSponge 2
Grid Sugar Canes.pngSugar Canes 2
Grid Water.pngWater 1
Grid Water Stone Ore.pngWater Stone Ore 2

Poison

Block Value
Grid Brewing Stand.pngBrewing Stand 3
Grid Cobweb.pngCobweb 2
Grid Grass Block.pngGrass Block 1
Grid Brown Mushroom.pngMushroom 1
Grid Red Mushroom.pngMushroom 2
Grid Huge Brown Mushroom.pngMushroom 2
Grid Mushroom.pngMushroom 3
Grid Mycelium.pngMycelium 2
Grid Sponge.pngSponge 2