Nincada - Generation 3 learnset

This page lists 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 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

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 20 100
9Sand-AttackGroundStatus 100
14Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
19Mind ReaderNormalStatus
25False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
31Mud-SlapGroundPhysical 20 100
38Metal ClawSteelPhysical 50 95
45DigGroundPhysical 60 100

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
Faint 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 70

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 20 100
9Sand-AttackGroundStatus 100
14Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
19Mind ReaderNormalStatus
25False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
31Mud-SlapGroundPhysical 20 100
38Metal ClawSteelPhysical 50 95
45DigGroundPhysical 60 100

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
Faint 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 70

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 20 100
9Sand-AttackGroundStatus 100
14Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
19Mind ReaderNormalStatus
25False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
31Mud-SlapGroundPhysical 20 100
38Metal ClawSteelPhysical 50 95
45DigGroundPhysical 60 100

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
Faint 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 10 95
MimicNormalStatus
Mud-SlapGroundPhysical 20 100
Sleep TalkNormalStatus
SnoreNormalPhysical 50 100
SubstituteNormalStatus
SwaggerNormalStatus 90

Moves learnt by HM

Nincada is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Emerald:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
05FlashNormalStatus 70

Moves learnt by TM

Nincada is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Emerald: