Nincada - Generation 4 learnset

Below are all the moves that Nincada can learn in Generation 4, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Diamond
  • Pokémon Pearl
  • Pokémon Platinum
  • Pokémon HeartGold
  • Pokémon SoulSilver

Moves learnt by level up

Nincada learns the following moves in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl 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 Diamond & Pearl. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Nincada egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bug BiteBug 60 100
Bug BuzzBug 90 100
EndureNormal
Feint AttackDark 60
GustFlying 40 100
Night SlashDark 70 100
Silver WindBug 60 100

Moves learnt by HM

Nincada is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95

Moves learnt by TM

Nincada is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl:

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
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
58EndureNormal
70FlashNormal 100
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Nincada can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Diamond & Pearl.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bug BiteBug 60 100
Bug BuzzBug 90 100
EndureNormal
Feint AttackDark 60
GustFlying 40 100
Night SlashDark 70 100
Silver WindBug 60 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fury CutterBug 40 95
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SpiteGhost 100

Moves learnt by HM

Nincada is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95

Moves learnt by TM

Nincada is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

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
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
58EndureNormal
70FlashNormal 100
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Nincada can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Platinum.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Nincada learns the following moves in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver 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 HeartGold & SoulSilver. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Nincada egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bug BiteBug 60 100
Bug BuzzBug 90 100
EndureNormal
Feint AttackDark 60
GustFlying 40 100
Night SlashDark 70 100
Silver WindBug 60 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bug BiteBug 60 100
Fury CutterBug 40 95
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SpiteGhost 100
String ShotBug 95

Moves learnt by HM

Nincada is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95

Moves learnt by TM

Nincada is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver:

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
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
58EndureNormal
70FlashNormal 100
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Nincada can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor