Scyther - Generation 2 learnset

Below are all the moves that Scyther can learn in Generation 2, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Gold
  • Pokémon Silver
  • Pokémon Crystal

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 Gold & Silver at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1Quick AttackNormal 40 100
6Focus EnergyNormal
12PursuitDark 40 100
18False SwipeNormal 40 100
24AgilityPsychic
30Wing AttackFlying 60 100
36SlashNormal 70 100
42Swords DanceNormal
48Double TeamNormal

Egg moves

Scyther learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Gold & Silver. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Scyther egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Baton PassNormal
CounterFighting 100
Light ScreenPsychic
Razor WindNormal 80 100
ReversalFighting 100
SafeguardNormal

Moves learnt by HM

Scyther is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Gold & Silver:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95

Moves learnt by TM

Scyther is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Gold & Silver:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2HeadbuttNormal 70 100
3CurseGhost
6ToxicPoison 90
8Rock SmashFighting 40 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
13SnoreNormal 50 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
20EndureNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
34SwaggerNormal 85
35Sleep TalkNormal
39SwiftNormal 60
43DetectFighting
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
47Steel WingSteel 70 90
49Fury CutterBug 40 95

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1Quick AttackNormal 40 100
6Focus EnergyNormal
12PursuitDark 40 100
18False SwipeNormal 40 100
24AgilityPsychic
30Wing AttackFlying 60 100
36SlashNormal 70 100
42Swords DanceNormal
48Double TeamNormal

Egg moves

Scyther learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Crystal. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Scyther egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Baton PassNormal
CounterFighting 100
Light ScreenPsychic
Razor WindNormal 80 100
ReversalFighting 100
SafeguardNormal

Moves learnt by HM

Scyther is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Crystal:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95

Moves learnt by TM

Scyther is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Crystal:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2HeadbuttNormal 70 100
3CurseGhost
6ToxicPoison 90
8Rock SmashFighting 40 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
13SnoreNormal 50 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
20EndureNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
34SwaggerNormal 85
35Sleep TalkNormal
39SwiftNormal 60
43DetectFighting
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
47Steel WingSteel 70 90
49Fury CutterBug 40 95