Ekans - Generation 7 learnset

This page lists all the moves that Ekans can learn in Generation 7, which consists of these games:

  • Pokémon Sun
  • Pokémon Moon
  • Pokémon Ultra Sun
  • Pokémon Ultra Moon
  • Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu
  • Pokémon Let's Go Eevee

At the bottom we also list further details for egg moves: which compatible Pokémon can pass down the moves, and how those Pokémon learn said move.

Note: many moves have changed stats over the years. The power, accuracy and other information listed below is as it was in the respective games. Check a move's detail page for stats in the most recent games and when they changed.

Moves learnt by level up

Ekans learns the following moves in Pokémon Sun & Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1WrapNormalPhysical 15 90
4Poison StingPoisonPhysical 15 100
9BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
12GlareNormalStatus 100
17ScreechNormalStatus 85
20AcidPoisonSpecial 40 100
25Spit UpNormalSpecial 100
25StockpileNormalStatus
25SwallowNormalStatus
28Acid SprayPoisonSpecial 40 100
33Mud BombGroundSpecial 65 85
36Gastro AcidPoisonStatus 100
38BelchPoisonSpecial 120 90
41HazeIceStatus
44CoilPoisonStatus
49Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80

Egg moves

Ekans learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sun & Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found below.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Beat UpDarkPhysical 100
DisableNormalStatus 100
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Poison FangPoisonPhysical 50 100
Poison TailPoisonPhysical 50 100
PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
SlamNormalPhysical 80 75
SnatchDarkStatus
SpiteGhostStatus 100
Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
SwitcherooDarkStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

Ekans is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sun & Moon:

Transfer-only moves

Ekans can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormalPhysical Generation 1 — TM
FissureGroundPhysical 30 Generation 1 — TM
Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100 Generation 1 — TM
RageNormalPhysical 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Skull BashNormalPhysical 130 100 Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100 Generation 2 — Breeding
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Ekans learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1WrapNormalPhysical 15 90
4Poison StingPoisonPhysical 15 100
9BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
12GlareNormalStatus 100
17ScreechNormalStatus 85
20AcidPoisonSpecial 40 100
25Spit UpNormalSpecial 100
25StockpileNormalStatus
25SwallowNormalStatus
28Acid SprayPoisonSpecial 40 100
33Mud BombGroundSpecial 65 85
36Gastro AcidPoisonStatus 100
38BelchPoisonSpecial 120 90
41HazeIceStatus
44CoilPoisonStatus
49Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80

Egg moves

Ekans learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found below.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Beat UpDarkPhysical 100
DisableNormalStatus 100
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Poison FangPoisonPhysical 50 100
Poison TailPoisonPhysical 50 100
PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
SlamNormalPhysical 80 75
SnatchDarkStatus
SpiteGhostStatus 100
Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
SwitcherooDarkStatus 100

Move Tutor moves

Ekans can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWaterPhysical 90 90
BindNormalPhysical 15 85
Gastro AcidPoisonStatus 100
Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
Gunk ShotPoisonPhysical 120 80
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100
SnatchDarkStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SpiteGhostStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

Ekans is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

Transfer-only moves

Ekans can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormalPhysical Generation 1 — TM
FissureGroundPhysical 30 Generation 1 — TM
Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100 Generation 1 — TM
RageNormalPhysical 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Skull BashNormalPhysical 130 100 Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100 Generation 2 — Breeding
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Ekans learns the following moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Poison StingPoisonPhysical 15 100
1WrapNormalPhysical 15 90
4LeerNormalStatus 100
8AcidPoisonSpecial 40 100
12BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
16HazeIceStatus
20GlareNormalStatus 100
24Poison JabPoisonPhysical 80 100
28SlamNormalPhysical 80 75
32ScreechNormalStatus 85
36ToxicPoisonStatus 90

Moves learnt by TM

Ekans is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee:

Ekans egg move parents

Ekans's egg groups: Dragon, Field

The egg moves for Ekans are listed below, alongside compatible parent Pokémon it can breed with.

You will need to breed a female Ekans with a compatible male Pokémon, with either parent (from Gen 6+) knowing the egg move in question. Alternatively, if you already have a Ekans with the egg move it can breed with Ditto.

Beat Up

Disable

Iron Tail

Learnt by Compatible parents
Breeding
Move tutor

Charmander

Charmeleon

Charizard

Rattata

Alolan Rattata

Raticate

Alolan Raticate

Ekans

Arbok

Pikachu

Raichu

Alolan Raichu

Sandshrew

Alolan Sandshrew

Sandslash

Alolan Sandslash

Nidoran♂

Nidorino

Nidoking

Vulpix

Alolan Vulpix

Ninetales

Alolan Ninetales

Meowth

Alolan Meowth

Persian

Alolan Persian

Psyduck

Golduck

Mankey

Primeape

Growlithe

Arcanine

Ponyta

Rapidash

Farfetch'd

Seel

Dewgong

Rhyhorn

Rhydon

Tauros

Gyarados

Eevee

Vaporeon

Jolteon

Flareon

Dratini

Dragonair

Dragonite

Sentret

Furret

Mareep

Flaaffy

Ampharos

Aipom

Wooper

Quagsire

Espeon

Umbreon

Girafarig

Dunsparce

Granbull

Sneasel

Houndour

Houndoom

Phanpy

Donphan

Stantler

Treecko

Grovyle

Sceptile

Poochyena

Mightyena

Zigzagoon

Linoone

Skitty

Delcatty

Electrike

Manectric

Torkoal

Spoink

Grumpig

Flygon

Altaria

Zangoose

Seviper

Feebas

Milotic

Kecleon

Absol

Spheal

Sealeo

Walrein

Salamence

Chimchar

Monferno

Infernape

Bidoof

Bibarel

Shinx

Luxio

Luxray

Pachirisu

Buizel

Floatzel

Ambipom

Buneary

Lopunny

Glameow

Purugly

Stunky

Skuntank

Gible

Gabite

Garchomp

Lucario

Hippopotas

Hippowdon

Weavile

Rhyperior

Leafeon

Glaceon

Snivy

Servine

Serperior

Tepig

Pignite

Emboar

Oshawott

Dewott

Samurott

Patrat

Watchog

Purrloin

Liepard

Pansage

Simisage

Pansear

Simisear

Panpour

Simipour

Sandile

Krokorok

Krookodile

Scraggy

Scrafty

Minccino

Cinccino

Emolga

Axew

Fraxure

Haxorus

Druddigon

Hydreigon

Chespin

Quilladin

Chesnaught

Fennekin

Braixen

Delphox

Bunnelby

Diggersby

Litleo

Pyroar

Skiddo

Gogoat

Furfrou

Espurr

Meowstic (Male)

Skrelp

Dragalge

Helioptile

Heliolisk

Tyrunt

Tyrantrum

Sylveon

Dedenne

Goomy

Sliggoo

Goodra

Noibat

Noivern

Popplio

Brionne

Primarina

Yungoos

Gumshoos

Rockruff

Rockruff (Own Tempo Rockruff)

Lycanroc (Midday Form)

Lycanroc (Midnight Form)

Lycanroc (Dusk Form)

Salandit

Passimian

Turtonator

Togedemaru

Jangmo-o

Hakamo-o

Kommo-o
Generation 2
TM
Sketch

Poison Fang

Learnt by Compatible parents
Level up
Breeding
Sketch

Poison Tail

Pursuit

Scary Face

Slam

Snatch

Spite

Sucker Punch

Switcheroo