Nincada - Generation 5 learnset

Below are all the moves that Nincada can learn in Generation 5, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Black
  • Pokémon White
  • Pokémon Black 2
  • Pokémon White 2

Moves learnt by level up

Nincada learns the following moves in Pokémon Black & White 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 Black & White. 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
Final GambitFightingSpecial 100
GustFlyingSpecial 40 100
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
Silver WindBugSpecial 60 100

Moves learnt by HM

Nincada is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Black & White:

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

Moves learnt by TM

Nincada is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Black & White:

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 Black & White.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
String ShotBugStatus 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Nincada learns the following moves in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2 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 Black 2 & White 2. 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
Final GambitFightingSpecial 100
GustFlyingSpecial 40 100
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
Silver WindBugSpecial 60 100

Move Tutor moves

Nincada can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2 from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bug BiteBugPhysical 60 100
Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
Sleep TalkNormalStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SpiteGhostStatus 100

Moves learnt by HM

Nincada is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2:

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

Moves learnt by TM

Nincada is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2:

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 Black 2 & White 2.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
String ShotBugStatus 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor