Pinsir - Generation 3 learnset

Below are all the moves that Pinsir can learn in Generation 3, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Ruby
  • Pokémon Sapphire
  • Pokémon FireRed
  • Pokémon LeafGreen
  • Pokémon Emerald

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 Ruby & Sapphire at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Focus EnergyNormal
1Vice GripNormal 55 100
7BindNormal 15 85
13Seismic TossFighting 100
19HardenNormal
25RevengeFighting 60 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
37GuillotineNormal
43SubmissionFighting 80 80
49Swords DanceNormal

Egg moves

Pinsir learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Pinsir egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
False SwipeNormal 40 100
Feint AttackDark 60
FlailNormal 100
Fury AttackNormal 15 85

Moves learnt by HM

Pinsir is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Pinsir is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Focus PunchFighting 150 100
6ToxicPoison 90
8Bulk UpFighting
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100

Moves learnt by level up

Pinsir learns the following moves in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Focus EnergyNormal
1Vice GripNormal 55 100
7BindNormal 15 85
13Seismic TossFighting 100
19HardenNormal
25RevengeFighting 60 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
37GuillotineNormal
43SubmissionFighting 80 80
49Swords DanceNormal

Egg moves

Pinsir learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Pinsir egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
False SwipeNormal 40 100
Feint AttackDark 60
FlailNormal 100
Fury AttackNormal 15 85

Move Tutor moves

Pinsir can be taught these attacks in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
MimicNormal
Rock SlideRock 75 90
Seismic TossFighting 100
SubstituteNormal
Swords DanceNormal

Moves learnt by HM

Pinsir is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Pinsir is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Focus PunchFighting 150 100
6ToxicPoison 90
8Bulk UpFighting
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Focus EnergyNormal
1Vice GripNormal 55 100
7BindNormal 15 85
13Seismic TossFighting 100
19HardenNormal
25RevengeFighting 60 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
37GuillotineNormal
43SubmissionFighting 80 80
49Swords DanceNormal

Egg moves

Pinsir learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Emerald. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Pinsir egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
False SwipeNormal 40 100
Feint AttackDark 60
FlailNormal 100
Fury AttackNormal 15 85

Move Tutor moves

Pinsir can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Emerald from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
EndureNormal
Fury CutterBug 40 95
MimicNormal
Rock SlideRock 75 90
Seismic TossFighting 100
Sleep TalkNormal
SnoreNormal 50 100
SubstituteNormal
SwaggerNormal 85
Swords DanceNormal

Moves learnt by HM

Pinsir is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Emerald:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Pinsir is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Emerald:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Focus PunchFighting 150 100
6ToxicPoison 90
8Bulk UpFighting
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100