Pinsir - Generation 6 learnset

Below are all the moves that Pinsir can learn in Generation 6, which consists of:

  • Pokémon X
  • Pokémon Y
  • Pokémon Omega Ruby
  • Pokémon Alpha Sapphire

Moves learnt by level up

Pinsir learns the following moves in Pokémon X & Y 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 X & Y. 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 X & Y:

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 X & Y:

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 X & Y.

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
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 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 Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire 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
18Vital ThrowFightingPhysical 70
22Double HitNormalPhysical 35 90
26Brick BreakFightingPhysical 75 100
29SubmissionFightingPhysical 80 80
33X-ScissorBugPhysical 80 100
36Storm ThrowFightingPhysical 60 100
40Swords DanceNormalStatus
43ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100
47SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100
50GuillotineNormalPhysical 30

Egg moves

Pinsir learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire. 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 Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BindNormalPhysical 15 85
Bug BiteBugPhysical 60 100
Focus PunchFightingPhysical 150 100
Iron DefenseSteelStatus
Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
Stealth RockRockStatus
SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

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 Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire.

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
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 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