Pinsir - Generation 1 learnset

Below are all the moves that Pinsir can learn in Generation 1, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Red
  • Pokémon Blue
  • Pokémon Yellow

Note: The move categories shown here are based on the move's type, as was the mechanic in Generations 1-3. The moves' detail pages may show a different category for Generation 4+.

Moves learnt by level up

Pinsir learns the following moves in Pokémon Red & Blue at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Vice GripNormal 55 100
25Seismic TossFighting 100
30GuillotineNormal
36Focus EnergyNormal
43HardenNormal
49SlashNormal 70 100
54Swords DanceNormal

Moves learnt by HM

Pinsir is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Red & Blue:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Pinsir is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Red & Blue:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3Swords DanceNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
8Body SlamNormal 85 100
9Take DownNormal 90 85
10Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17SubmissionFighting 80 80
19Seismic TossFighting 100
20RageNormal 20 100
31MimicNormal
32Double TeamNormal
34BideNormal
44RestPsychic
50SubstituteNormal

Moves learnt by level up

Pinsir learns the following moves in Pokémon Yellow at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Vice GripNormal 55 100
21BindNormal 15 85
25Seismic TossFighting 100
30GuillotineNormal
36Focus EnergyNormal
43HardenNormal
49SlashNormal 70 100
54Swords DanceNormal

Moves learnt by HM

Pinsir is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Yellow:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Pinsir is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Yellow:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3Swords DanceNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
8Body SlamNormal 85 100
9Take DownNormal 90 85
10Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17SubmissionFighting 80 80
19Seismic TossFighting 100
20RageNormal 20 100
31MimicNormal
32Double TeamNormal
34BideNormal
44RestPsychic
50SubstituteNormal