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.
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1Thunder ShockElectricSpecial 40 100
1Thunder WaveElectricStatus 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
AgilityPsychicStatus Level up
Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100 Level up
SwiftNormalPhysical 60 Level up
ThunderElectricSpecial 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.
05FlashNormalStatus 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.
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1Thunder ShockElectricSpecial 40 100
1Thunder WaveElectricStatus 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
AgilityPsychicStatus Level up
Double TeamNormalStatus Level up
Light ScreenPsychicStatus Level up
Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100 Level up
SlamNormalPhysical 80 75 Level up
Tail WhipNormalStatus 100 Level up
ThunderElectricSpecial 110 70 Level up
ThunderboltElectricSpecial 90 100 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

Raichu is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Yellow:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
05FlashNormalStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

Raichu is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Yellow: