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.
1HardenNormalStatus
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
5Leech LifeBugPhysical 80 100
9Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
14Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
19Mind ReaderNormalStatus
25False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
31Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
38Metal ClawSteelPhysical 50 95
45DigGroundPhysical 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 BiteBugPhysical 60 100
Bug BuzzBugSpecial 90 100
EndureNormalStatus
Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
GustFlyingSpecial 40 100
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
Silver WindBugSpecial 60 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95

Moves learnt by TM

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

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-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus 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.
1HardenNormalStatus
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
5Leech LifeBugPhysical 80 100
9Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
14Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
19Mind ReaderNormalStatus
25False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
31Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
38Metal ClawSteelPhysical 50 95
45DigGroundPhysical 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 BiteBugPhysical 60 100
Bug BuzzBugSpecial 90 100
EndureNormalStatus
Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
GustFlyingSpecial 40 100
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
Silver WindBugSpecial 60 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SpiteGhostStatus 100

Moves learnt by HM

Nincada is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95

Moves learnt by TM

Nincada is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

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-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus 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.
1HardenNormalStatus
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
5Leech LifeBugPhysical 80 100
9Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
14Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
19Mind ReaderNormalStatus
25False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
31Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
38Metal ClawSteelPhysical 50 95
45DigGroundPhysical 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 BiteBugPhysical 60 100
Bug BuzzBugSpecial 90 100
EndureNormalStatus
Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
GustFlyingSpecial 40 100
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
Silver WindBugSpecial 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 BiteBugPhysical 60 100
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SpiteGhostStatus 100
String ShotBugStatus 95

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95

Moves learnt by TM

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

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-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor