Kabuto - Generation 6 learnset

Below are all the moves that Kabuto can learn in Generation 6, which consists of:

  • Pokémon X
  • Pokémon Y
  • Pokémon Omega Ruby
  • Pokémon Alpha Sapphire

Moves learnt by level up

Kabuto learns the following moves in Pokémon X & Y at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormal
1ScratchNormal 40 100
6AbsorbGrass 20 100
11LeerNormal 100
16Mud ShotGround 55 95
21Sand AttackGround 100
26EndureNormal
31Aqua JetWater 40 100
36Mega DrainGrass 40 100
41Metal SoundSteel 85
46Ancient PowerRock 60 100
50Wring OutNormal 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aurora BeamIce 65 100
Bubble BeamWater 65 100
Confuse RayGhost 100
FlailNormal 100
ForesightNormal
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Knock OffDark 65 100
Mud ShotGround 55 95
Rapid SpinNormal 20 100
ScreechNormal 85
Take DownNormal 90 85

Moves learnt by HM

Kabuto is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon X & Y:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3SurfWater 90 100
5WaterfallWater 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Kabuto is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon X & Y:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Hone ClawsDark
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
23Smack DownRock 50 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
55ScaldWater 80 100
69Rock PolishRock
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
94Rock SmashFighting 40 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Kabuto can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon X & Y.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
BrineWater 65 100 Generation 4 — TM
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWater 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormal
1ScratchNormal 40 100
6AbsorbGrass 20 100
11LeerNormal 100
16Mud ShotGround 55 95
21Sand AttackGround 100
26EndureNormal
31Aqua JetWater 40 100
36Mega DrainGrass 40 100
41Metal SoundSteel 85
46Ancient PowerRock 60 100
50Wring OutNormal 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aurora BeamIce 65 100
Bubble BeamWater 65 100
Confuse RayGhost 100
FlailNormal 100
ForesightNormal
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Knock OffDark 65 100
Mud ShotGround 55 95
Rapid SpinNormal 20 100
ScreechNormal 85
Take DownNormal 90 85

Move Tutor moves

Kabuto can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Earth PowerGround 90 100
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Iron DefenseSteel
Knock OffDark 65 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Stealth RockRock
Water PulseWater 60 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3SurfWater 90 100
5WaterfallWater 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Hone ClawsDark
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
23Smack DownRock 50 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
55ScaldWater 80 100
69Rock PolishRock
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
94Secret PowerNormal 70 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Kabuto can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
BrineWater 65 100 Generation 4 — TM
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWater 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor