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 EnergyNormal
1Vice GripNormal 55 100
4BindNormal 15 85
8Seismic TossFighting 100
11HardenNormal
15RevengeFighting 60 100
18Brick BreakFighting 75 100
22Vital ThrowFighting 70
26SubmissionFighting 80 80
29X-ScissorBug 80 100
33Storm ThrowFighting 60 100
36ThrashNormal 120 100
40Swords DanceNormal
43SuperpowerFighting 120 100
47GuillotineNormal

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 BiteBug 60 100
Close CombatFighting 120 100
FeintNormal 30 100
Feint AttackDark 60
FlailNormal 100
Fury AttackNormal 15 85
Me FirstNormal
Quick AttackNormal 40 100
SuperpowerFighting 120 100

Moves learnt by HM

Pinsir is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon X & Y:

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 X & Y:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
8Bulk UpFighting
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
23Smack DownRock 50 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
52Focus BlastFighting 120 70
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
56FlingDark 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
75Swords DanceNormal
76Struggle BugBug 50 100
78BulldozeGround 60 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
94Rock SmashFighting 40 100
100ConfideNormal

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 SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
String ShotBug 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 EnergyNormal
1Vice GripNormal 55 100
4BindNormal 15 85
8Seismic TossFighting 100
11HardenNormal
15RevengeFighting 60 100
18Vital ThrowFighting 70
22Double HitNormal 35 90
26Brick BreakFighting 75 100
29SubmissionFighting 80 80
33X-ScissorBug 80 100
36Storm ThrowFighting 60 100
40Swords DanceNormal
43ThrashNormal 120 100
47SuperpowerFighting 120 100
50GuillotineNormal

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 BiteBug 60 100
Close CombatFighting 120 100
FeintNormal 30 100
Feint AttackDark 60
FlailNormal 100
Fury AttackNormal 15 85
Me FirstNormal
Quick AttackNormal 40 100
SuperpowerFighting 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.
BindNormal 15 85
Bug BiteBug 60 100
Focus PunchFighting 150 100
Iron DefenseSteel
Knock OffDark 65 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Stealth RockRock
SuperpowerFighting 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.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
8Bulk UpFighting
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
23Smack DownRock 50 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
52Focus BlastFighting 120 70
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
56FlingDark 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
75Swords DanceNormal
76Struggle BugBug 50 100
78BulldozeGround 60 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
94Secret PowerNormal 70 100
100ConfideNormal

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 SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
String ShotBug 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor