071 #071 Victreebel #073 Tentacruel 073

Tentacool Tentacool #072 - Jellyfish Pokemon

Tentacool
Hear Tentacool's Cry
types WaterPoison
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 3'11" 0.9 m
weight 100.3 lb. 45.5 kg
generation
National: #072 | Johto: #162 | Hoenn: #066 | Sinnoh: #136

Family Family

General072
#072 - Tentacool
Level073
#073 - Tentacruel
Lv. 30

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Water 3 5,100

072 Locations

Where to catch Tentacool in Pokemon Red and Blue

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Pallet Town15Fishing with a Super Rod50%
Viridian City15Fishing with a Super Rod50%
Route 125Fishing with a Super Rod25%
Route 135Fishing with a Super Rod25%
Route 175Fishing with a Super Rod25%
Route 185Fishing with a Super Rod25%
Sea Route 195-40Surfing100%
Sea Route 205-40Surfing100%
Sea Route 215-40Surfing100%

Where to catch Tentacool in Pokemon Yellow

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Seafoam Islands (B3f)20-40Surfing70%
Seafoam Islands (B4f)20-40Surfing70%
Vermilion City (S.s. Anne Dock)10-15Fishing with a Super Rod70%
Cinnabar Island15-30Fishing with a Super Rod40%
Vermilion City10-20Fishing with a Super Rod90%
Pallet Town10-20Fishing with a Super Rod40%
Route 1110-20Fishing with a Super Rod90%
Route 1310Fishing with a Super Rod20%
Route 175-15Fishing with a Super Rod70%
Route 1815Fishing with a Super Rod40%
Sea Route 195-40Surfing100%
Sea Route 1915-30Fishing with a Super Rod60%
Sea Route 2020Fishing with a Super Rod40%
Sea Route 205-40Surfing100%
Sea Route 2115-30Fishing with a Super Rod60%
Sea Route 215-40Surfing100%

Moves Moves

Abilities

Clear BodyProtects against opponent-inflicted stat drops.
Liquid OozeDamages opponents using leeching moves for as much as they would heal.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1AcidPoisonSpecial4030100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
7SupersonicNormalNone--2055%Confuses the target.
13WrapNormalPhysical152090%Prevents the target from fleeing and inflicts damage for 2-5 turns.
18Poison StingPoisonPhysical1535100%Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
22Water GunWaterSpecial4025100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
27ConstrictNormalPhysical1035100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.
33BarrierPsychicNone--30--Raises the user's Defense by two stages.
40ScreechNormalNone--4085%Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.
48Hydro PumpWaterSpecial120580%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
TM3Swords DanceNormalNone--30--Raises the user's Attack by two stages.
TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM9Take DownNormalPhysical902085%User receives 1/4 the damage it inflicts in recoil.
TM10Double-edgeNormalPhysical12015100%User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.
TM11BubblebeamWaterSpecial6520100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.
TM12Water GunWaterSpecial4025100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
TM13Ice BeamIceSpecial9510100%Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.
TM14BlizzardIceSpecial120570%Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.
TM20RageNormalPhysical2020100%If the user is hit after using this move, its Attack rises by one stage.
TM21Mega DrainGrassSpecial4015100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
TM31MimicNormalNone--10--Copies the target's last used move.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM33ReflectPsychicNone--20--Reduces damage from physical attacks by half.
TM34BideNormalPhysical110--User waits for 2-3 turns, then hits back for twice the damage it took.
TM40Skull BashNormalPhysical10015100%Raises the user's Defense by one stage. User charges for one turn before attacking.
TM44RestPsychicNone--10--User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.
TM50SubstituteNormalNone--10--Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.
HM1CutNormalPhysical503095%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
HM3SurfWaterSpecial9515100%Inflicts regular damage and can hit Dive users.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP40
Statbar
190 - 284190 - 284190 - 284
Attack40
Statbar
76 - 16185 - 17993 - 196
Defense35
Statbar
67 - 15275 - 16982 - 185
Sp. Attack50
Statbar
94 - 179105 - 199115 - 218
Sp. Defense100
Statbar
184 - 269205 - 299225 - 328
Speed70
Statbar
130 - 215145 - 239159 - 262
TOTAL 335
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
105 1,250,000 190 70 Special Defense: 1 point

Images Images

BlackTentacoolTentacoolTentacoolTentacool
White
DiamondTentacoolTentacoolTentacoolTentacool
Pearl
PlatinumTentacoolTentacoolTentacoolTentacool
HeartGoldTentacoolTentacoolTentacoolTentacool
SoulSilver
RubyTentacoolTentacoolTentacoolTentacool
Sapphire
EmeraldTentacoolTentacool
FireRedTentacoolTentacoolTentacoolTentacool
LeafGreen
GoldTentacoolTentacoolTentacoolTentacool
Silver
CrystalTentacoolTentacoolTentacoolTentacool
RedTentacoolTentacool
Blue
YellowTentacoolTentacool

Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2Because its body is almost entirely composed of water, it shrivels up if it is washed ashore.
White 2
Black
White
DiamondIts body is virtually composed of water. It shoots strange beams from its crystal-like eyes.
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldWhen the tide goes out, dehydrated TENTACOOL remains can be found washed up on the shore.
SoulSilverIt drifts aimlessly in waves. Very difficult to see in water, it may not be noticed until it stings.
RubyTENTACOOL's body is largely composed of water. If it is removed from the sea, it dries up like parchment. If this Pokemon happens to become dehydrated, put it back into the sea.
Sapphire
Emerald
FireRedIts eyes are as transparent as crystals. From them, it shoots mysterious beams of light.
LeafGreenDrifts in shallow seas. Anglers who hook them by accident are often punished by their stingers.
GoldWhen the tide goes out, dehydrated TENTACOOL remains can be found washed up on the shore.
SilverIt drifts aimlessly in waves. Very difficult to see in water, it may not be noticed until it stings.
CrystalAs it floats along on the waves, it uses its toxic feelers to stab anything it touches.
RedDrifts in shallow seas. Anglers who hook them by accident are often punished by its stinging acid.
Blue
YellowIt can sometimes be found all dry and shriveled up on a beach. Toss it back into the sea to revive it.

Other Other

Name Etymology Tenta (as in tentacles) + cool (as in cold)
071 #071 Victreebel #073 Tentacruel 073