Scyther - Generation 1 learnset

Below are all the moves that Scyther 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

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
17LeerNormalStatus 100
20Focus EnergyNormalStatus
24Double TeamNormalStatus
29SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
35Swords DanceNormalStatus
42AgilityPsychicStatus

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03Swords DanceNormalStatus
06ToxicPoisonStatus 90
09Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
10Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
15Hyper BeamNormalPhysical 150 90
20RageNormalPhysical 20 100
31MimicNormalStatus
32Double TeamNormalStatus
34BideNormalPhysical
39SwiftNormalPhysical 60
40Skull BashNormalPhysical 130 100
44RestPsychicStatus
50SubstituteNormalStatus

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
17LeerNormalStatus 100
20Focus EnergyNormalStatus
24Double TeamNormalStatus
29SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
35Swords DanceNormalStatus
42AgilityPsychicStatus
50Wing AttackFlyingPhysical 60 100

Moves learnt by HM

Scyther is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Yellow:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95

Moves learnt by TM

Scyther is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Yellow:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03Swords DanceNormalStatus
06ToxicPoisonStatus 90
09Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
10Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
15Hyper BeamNormalPhysical 150 90
20RageNormalPhysical 20 100
31MimicNormalStatus
32Double TeamNormalStatus
34BideNormalPhysical
39SwiftNormalPhysical 60
40Skull BashNormalPhysical 130 100
44RestPsychicStatus
50SubstituteNormalStatus