Primeape - Generation 1 learnset

Below are all the moves that Primeape can learn in Generation 1, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Red
  • Pokémon Blue
  • Pokémon Yellow

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

Primeape learns the following moves in Pokémon Red & Blue at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
1Karate ChopFighting 50 100
1LeerNormal 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
15Karate ChopFighting 50 100
21Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
27Focus EnergyNormal
37Seismic TossFighting 100
46ThrashNormal 120 100

Moves learnt by HM

Primeape is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Red & Blue:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4StrengthNormal 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Primeape is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Red & Blue:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Mega PunchNormal 80 85
5Mega KickNormal 120 75
6ToxicPoison 90
8Body SlamNormal 85 100
9Take DownNormal 90 85
10Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Pay DayNormal 40 100
17SubmissionFighting 80 80
18CounterFighting 100
19Seismic TossFighting 100
20RageNormal 20 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
28DigGround 80 100
31MimicNormal
32Double TeamNormal
34BideNormal
35MetronomeNormal
39SwiftNormal 60
40Skull BashNormal 130 100
44RestPsychic
48Rock SlideRock 75 90
50SubstituteNormal

Moves learnt by level up

Primeape learns the following moves in Pokémon Yellow at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Karate ChopFighting 50 100
1LeerNormal 100
1Low KickFighting 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
9Low KickFighting 100
15Karate ChopFighting 50 100
21Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
27Focus EnergyNormal
28RageNormal 20 100
37Seismic TossFighting 100
45ScreechNormal 85
46ThrashNormal 120 100

Moves learnt by HM

Primeape is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Yellow:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4StrengthNormal 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Primeape is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Yellow:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Mega PunchNormal 80 85
5Mega KickNormal 120 75
6ToxicPoison 90
8Body SlamNormal 85 100
9Take DownNormal 90 85
10Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Pay DayNormal 40 100
17SubmissionFighting 80 80
18CounterFighting 100
19Seismic TossFighting 100
20RageNormal 20 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
28DigGround 80 100
31MimicNormal
32Double TeamNormal
34BideNormal
35MetronomeNormal
39SwiftNormal 60
40Skull BashNormal 130 100
44RestPsychic
48Rock SlideRock 75 90
50SubstituteNormal