Pineco - Generation 9 learnset

This page lists all the moves that Pineco can learn in Generation 9, which consists of these games:

  • Pokémon Scarlet
  • Pokémon Violet

At the bottom we also list further details for egg moves: which compatible Pokémon can pass down the moves, and how those Pokémon learn said move.

Note: many moves have changed stats over the years. The power, accuracy and other information listed below is 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

Pineco learns the following moves in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ProtectNormalStatus
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
6Self-DestructNormalPhysical 200 100
9Bug BiteBugPhysical 60 100
12Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
17Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 50 100
20RolloutRockPhysical 30 90
23CurseGhostStatus
28SpikesGroundStatus
31PaybackDarkPhysical 50 100
34ExplosionNormalPhysical 250 100
39Iron DefenseSteelStatus
42Gyro BallSteelPhysical 100
45Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100

Egg moves

Pineco learns the following moves via breeding or picnics in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet. Details and compatible parents can be found below.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CounterFightingPhysical 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Pin MissileBugPhysical 25 95
Power TrickPsychicStatus
Sand TombGroundPhysical 35 85
SwiftNormalSpecial 60
Toxic SpikesPoisonStatus

Moves learnt by TM

Pineco is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet:

Pineco egg move parents

Pineco's egg groups: Bug

The egg moves for Pineco are listed below, alongside compatible parent Pokémon it can breed with.

You will need to breed a female Pineco with a compatible male Pokémon, with either parent (from Gen 6+) knowing the egg move in question. Alternatively, if you already have a Pineco with the egg move it can breed with Ditto.

Counter

Flail

Learnt by Compatible parents
Breeding

Pin Missile

Learnt by Compatible parents
Level up
Breeding

Power Trick

Learnt by Compatible parents
Breeding

Sand Tomb

Learnt by Compatible parents
Breeding

Swift

Toxic Spikes