Pinsir - Generation 5 learnset

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

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

Moves learnt by level up

Pinsir learns the following moves in Pokémon Black & White 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 Black & White. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Pinsir egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bug BiteBugPhysical 60 100
Close CombatFightingPhysical 120 100
FeintNormalPhysical 30 100
Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Fury AttackNormalPhysical 15 85
Me FirstNormalStatus
Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

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 Black & White.

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
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Focus PunchFightingPhysical 150 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
String ShotBugStatus 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Pinsir learns the following moves in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2 at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Focus EnergyNormalStatus
1Vise GripNormalPhysical 55 100
4BindNormalPhysical 15 85
8Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100
11HardenNormalStatus
15RevengeFightingPhysical 60 100
18Brick BreakFightingPhysical 75 100
22Vital ThrowFightingPhysical 70
26SubmissionFightingPhysical 80 80
29X-ScissorBugPhysical 80 100
33Storm ThrowFightingPhysical 60 100
36ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100
40Swords DanceNormalStatus
43SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100
47GuillotineNormalPhysical 30

Egg moves

Pinsir learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Pinsir egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bug BiteBugPhysical 60 100
Close CombatFightingPhysical 120 100
FeintNormalPhysical 30 100
Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Fury AttackNormalPhysical 15 85
Me FirstNormalStatus
Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BindNormalPhysical 15 85
Bug BiteBugPhysical 60 100
Iron DefenseSteelStatus
Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
Sleep TalkNormalStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
Stealth RockRockStatus
SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

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 Black 2 & White 2.

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
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Focus PunchFightingPhysical 150 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
String ShotBugStatus 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor