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.
1HardenNormal
1ScratchNormal 40 100
5Leech LifeBug 80 100
9Sand AttackGround 100
14Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
19Mind ReaderNormal
25False SwipeNormal 40 100
31Mud-SlapGround 20 100
38Metal ClawSteel 50 95
45DigGround 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.
EndureNormal
Feint AttackDark 60
GustFlying 40 100
Silver WindBug 60 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
5FlashNormal 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
19Giga DrainGrass 75 100
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormal
1ScratchNormal 40 100
5Leech LifeBug 80 100
9Sand AttackGround 100
14Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
19Mind ReaderNormal
25False SwipeNormal 40 100
31Mud-SlapGround 20 100
38Metal ClawSteel 50 95
45DigGround 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.
EndureNormal
Feint AttackDark 60
GustFlying 40 100
Silver WindBug 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-EdgeNormal 120 100
MimicNormal
SubstituteNormal

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
5FlashNormal 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
19Giga DrainGrass 75 100
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormal
1ScratchNormal 40 100
5Leech LifeBug 80 100
9Sand AttackGround 100
14Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
19Mind ReaderNormal
25False SwipeNormal 40 100
31Mud-SlapGround 20 100
38Metal ClawSteel 50 95
45DigGround 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.
EndureNormal
Feint AttackDark 60
GustFlying 40 100
Silver WindBug 60 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
EndureNormal
Fury CutterBug 40 95
MimicNormal
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
Sleep TalkNormal
SnoreNormal 50 100
SubstituteNormal
SwaggerNormal 85

Moves learnt by HM

Nincada is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Emerald:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
5FlashNormal 100

Moves learnt by TM

Nincada is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Emerald:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
19Giga DrainGrass 75 100
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic