Raichu - Generation 1 learnset

Below are all the moves that Raichu 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

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormal 100
1Thunder ShockElectric 40 100
1Thunder WaveElectric 90

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Red & Blue by a previous evolution of Raichu. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
AgilityPsychic Level up
Quick AttackNormal 40 100 Level up
SwiftNormal 60 Level up
ThunderElectric 110 70 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
05FlashNormal 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormal 100
1Thunder ShockElectric 40 100
1Thunder WaveElectric 90

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Yellow by a previous evolution of Raichu. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
AgilityPsychic Level up
Double TeamNormal Level up
Light ScreenPsychic Level up
Quick AttackNormal 40 100 Level up
SlamNormal 80 75 Level up
Tail WhipNormal 100 Level up
ThunderElectric 110 70 Level up
ThunderboltElectric 90 100 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

Raichu is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Yellow:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
05FlashNormal 100

Moves learnt by TM

Raichu is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Yellow: