Nincada - Generation 3 learnset

Below are all the moves that Nincada can learn in Generation 3, which consists of:

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

Note: The move categories shown here are based on the move's type, as was the mechanic in Generations 1-3. The moves' detail pages may show a different category for Generation 4+.

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormalStatus
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
5Leech LifeBugPhysical 80 100
9Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
14Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
19Mind ReaderNormalStatus
25False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
31Mud-SlapGroundPhysical 20 100
38Metal ClawSteelPhysical 50 95
45DigGroundPhysical 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
EndureNormalStatus
Feint AttackDarkSpecial 60
GustFlyingPhysical 40 100
Silver WindBugPhysical 60 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
05FlashNormalStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormalStatus
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
5Leech LifeBugPhysical 80 100
9Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
14Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
19Mind ReaderNormalStatus
25False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
31Mud-SlapGroundPhysical 20 100
38Metal ClawSteelPhysical 50 95
45DigGroundPhysical 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
EndureNormalStatus
Feint AttackDarkSpecial 60
GustFlyingPhysical 40 100
Silver WindBugPhysical 60 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
MimicNormalStatus
SubstituteNormalStatus

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
05FlashNormalStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormalStatus
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
5Leech LifeBugPhysical 80 100
9Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
14Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
19Mind ReaderNormalStatus
25False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
31Mud-SlapGroundPhysical 20 100
38Metal ClawSteelPhysical 50 95
45DigGroundPhysical 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
EndureNormalStatus
Feint AttackDarkSpecial 60
GustFlyingPhysical 40 100
Silver WindBugPhysical 60 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
EndureNormalStatus
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95
MimicNormalStatus
Mud-SlapGroundPhysical 20 100
Sleep TalkNormalStatus
SnoreNormalPhysical 50 100
SubstituteNormalStatus
SwaggerNormalStatus 85

Moves learnt by HM

Nincada is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Emerald:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
05FlashNormalStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

Nincada is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Emerald: