Kabuto - Generation 3 learnset

This page lists all the moves that Kabuto can learn in Generation 3, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Ruby
  • Pokémon Sapphire
  • Pokémon FireRed
  • Pokémon LeafGreen
  • Pokémon Emerald

Note: the information for the moves below is shown 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

Kabuto learns the following moves in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormalStatus
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
13AbsorbGrassSpecial 20 100
19LeerNormalStatus 100
25Mud ShotGroundPhysical 55 95
31Sand-AttackGroundStatus 100
37EndureNormalStatus
43Metal SoundSteelStatus 85
49Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100
55AncientPowerRockPhysical 60 100

Egg moves

Kabuto learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Kabuto egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aurora BeamIceSpecial 65 100
BubbleBeamWaterSpecial 65 100
Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
DigGroundPhysical 60 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Knock OffDarkSpecial 20 100
Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 20 100

Moves learnt by HM

Kabuto is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 95 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 20 100
07WaterfallWaterSpecial 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Kabuto is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire:

Moves learnt by level up

Kabuto learns the following moves in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormalStatus
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
13AbsorbGrassSpecial 20 100
19LeerNormalStatus 100
25Mud ShotGroundPhysical 55 95
31Sand-AttackGroundStatus 100
37EndureNormalStatus
43Metal SoundSteelStatus 85
49Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100
55AncientPowerRockPhysical 60 100

Egg moves

Kabuto learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Kabuto egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aurora BeamIceSpecial 65 100
BubbleBeamWaterSpecial 65 100
Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
DigGroundPhysical 60 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Knock OffDarkSpecial 20 100
Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 20 100

Move Tutor moves

Kabuto can be taught these attacks in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
MimicNormalStatus
Rock SlideRockPhysical 75 90
SubstituteNormalStatus

Moves learnt by HM

Kabuto is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 95 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 20 100
07WaterfallWaterSpecial 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Kabuto is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen:

Moves learnt by level up

Kabuto learns the following moves in Pokémon Emerald at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormalStatus
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
13AbsorbGrassSpecial 20 100
19LeerNormalStatus 100
25Mud ShotGroundPhysical 55 95
31Sand-AttackGroundStatus 100
37EndureNormalStatus
43Metal SoundSteelStatus 85
49Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100
55AncientPowerRockPhysical 60 100

Egg moves

Kabuto learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Emerald. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Kabuto egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aurora BeamIceSpecial 65 100
BubbleBeamWaterSpecial 65 100
Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
DigGroundPhysical 60 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Knock OffDarkSpecial 20 100
Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 20 100

Move Tutor moves

Kabuto can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Emerald from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
EndureNormalStatus
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
MimicNormalStatus
Rock SlideRockPhysical 75 90
RolloutRockPhysical 30 90
Sleep TalkNormalStatus
SnoreNormalPhysical 40 100
SubstituteNormalStatus
SwaggerNormalStatus 90

Moves learnt by HM

Kabuto is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Emerald:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 95 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 20 100
07WaterfallWaterSpecial 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Kabuto is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Emerald: