Sandslash - Generation 1 learnset

Below are all the moves that Sandslash 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

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Sand AttackGround 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
10Sand AttackGround 100
17SlashNormal 70 100
27Poison StingPoison 15 100
36SwiftNormal 60
47Fury SwipesNormal 18 80

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3Swords DanceNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
8Body SlamNormal 85 100
9Take DownNormal 90 85
10Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17SubmissionFighting 80 80
19Seismic TossFighting 100
20RageNormal 20 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27FissureGround
28DigGround 80 100
31MimicNormal
32Double TeamNormal
34BideNormal
39SwiftNormal 60
40Skull BashNormal 130 100
44RestPsychic
48Rock SlideRock 75 90
50SubstituteNormal

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Sand AttackGround 100
1ScratchNormal 40 100
10Sand AttackGround 100
17SlashNormal 70 100
27Poison StingPoison 15 100
36SwiftNormal 60
47Fury SwipesNormal 18 80

Moves learnt by HM

Sandslash is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Yellow:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Sandslash is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Yellow:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3Swords DanceNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
8Body SlamNormal 85 100
9Take DownNormal 90 85
10Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17SubmissionFighting 80 80
19Seismic TossFighting 100
20RageNormal 20 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27FissureGround
28DigGround 80 100
31MimicNormal
32Double TeamNormal
34BideNormal
39SwiftNormal 60
40Skull BashNormal 130 100
44RestPsychic
48Rock SlideRock 75 90
50SubstituteNormal