Pinsir - Generation 4 learnset

Below are all the moves that Pinsir can learn in Generation 4, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Diamond
  • Pokémon Pearl
  • Pokémon Platinum
  • Pokémon HeartGold
  • Pokémon SoulSilver

Moves learnt by level up

Pinsir learns the following moves in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Focus EnergyNormalStatus
1Vise GripNormalPhysical 55 100
4BindNormalPhysical 15 85
8Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100
13HardenNormalStatus
18RevengeFightingPhysical 60 100
21Brick BreakFightingPhysical 75 100
25Vital ThrowFightingPhysical 70
30X-ScissorBugPhysical 80 100
35ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100
38Swords DanceNormalStatus
42SubmissionFightingPhysical 80 80
47GuillotineNormalPhysical 30
52SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Close CombatFightingPhysical 120 100
False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
FeintNormalPhysical 30 100
Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Fury AttackNormalPhysical 15 85
Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100
08Rock ClimbNormalPhysical 90 85

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Pinsir 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
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Focus EnergyNormalStatus
1Vise GripNormalPhysical 55 100
4BindNormalPhysical 15 85
8Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100
13HardenNormalStatus
18RevengeFightingPhysical 60 100
21Brick BreakFightingPhysical 75 100
25Vital ThrowFightingPhysical 70
30X-ScissorBugPhysical 80 100
35ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100
38Swords DanceNormalStatus
42SubmissionFightingPhysical 80 80
47GuillotineNormalPhysical 30
52SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Close CombatFightingPhysical 120 100
False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
FeintNormalPhysical 30 100
Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Fury AttackNormalPhysical 15 85
Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95
Iron DefenseSteelStatus
Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100

Moves learnt by HM

Pinsir is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100
08Rock ClimbNormalPhysical 90 85

Moves learnt by TM

Pinsir is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

Transfer-only moves

Pinsir 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
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Pinsir learns the following moves in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Focus EnergyNormalStatus
1Vise GripNormalPhysical 55 100
4BindNormalPhysical 15 85
8Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100
13HardenNormalStatus
18RevengeFightingPhysical 60 100
21Brick BreakFightingPhysical 75 100
25Vital ThrowFightingPhysical 70
30X-ScissorBugPhysical 80 100
35ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100
38Swords DanceNormalStatus
42SubmissionFightingPhysical 80 80
47GuillotineNormalPhysical 30
52SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Close CombatFightingPhysical 120 100
False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
FeintNormalPhysical 30 100
Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Fury AttackNormalPhysical 15 85
Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
Iron DefenseSteelStatus
Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
String ShotBugStatus 95
SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100
08Rock ClimbNormalPhysical 90 85

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Pinsir 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
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor