Scyther - Generation 4 learnset

Below are all the moves that Scyther can learn in Generation 4, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Diamond
  • Pokémon Pearl
  • Pokémon Platinum
  • Pokémon HeartGold
  • Pokémon SoulSilver

Moves learnt by level up

Scyther learns the following moves in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1Quick AttackNormal 40 100
5Focus EnergyNormal
9PursuitDark 40 100
13False SwipeNormal 40 100
17AgilityPsychic
21Wing AttackFlying 60 100
25Fury CutterBug 40 95
29SlashNormal 70 100
33Razor WindNormal 80 100
37Double TeamNormal
41X-ScissorBug 80 100
45Night SlashDark 70 100
49Double HitNormal 35 90
53Air SlashFlying 75 95
57Swords DanceNormal

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Baton PassNormal
Bug BuzzBug 90 100
CounterFighting 100
EndureNormal
Light ScreenPsychic
Night SlashDark 70 100
Razor WindNormal 80 100
ReversalFighting 100
SafeguardNormal
Silver WindBug 60 100

Moves learnt by HM

Scyther is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
5DefogFlying
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Scyther is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
47Steel WingSteel 70 90
51RoostFlying
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
58EndureNormal
62Silver WindBug 60 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
75Swords DanceNormal
78CaptivateNormal 100
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Scyther can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Diamond & Pearl.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1Quick AttackNormal 40 100
1Vacuum WaveFighting 40 100
5Focus EnergyNormal
9PursuitDark 40 100
13False SwipeNormal 40 100
17AgilityPsychic
21Wing AttackFlying 60 100
25Fury CutterBug 40 95
29SlashNormal 70 100
33Razor WindNormal 80 100
37Double TeamNormal
41X-ScissorBug 80 100
45Night SlashDark 70 100
49Double HitNormal 35 90
53Air SlashFlying 75 95
57Swords DanceNormal
61FeintNormal 30 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Baton PassNormal
Bug BuzzBug 90 100
CounterFighting 100
EndureNormal
Light ScreenPsychic
Night SlashDark 70 100
Razor WindNormal 80 100
ReversalFighting 100
SafeguardNormal
Silver WindBug 60 100

Move Tutor moves

Scyther can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Platinum from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fury CutterBug 40 95
Knock OffDark 65 100
Ominous WindGhost 60 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SwiftNormal 60

Moves learnt by HM

Scyther is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
5DefogFlying
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Scyther is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
47Steel WingSteel 70 90
51RoostFlying
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
58EndureNormal
62Silver WindBug 60 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
75Swords DanceNormal
78CaptivateNormal 100
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Scyther can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Platinum.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Scyther learns the following moves in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1Quick AttackNormal 40 100
1Vacuum WaveFighting 40 100
5Focus EnergyNormal
9PursuitDark 40 100
13False SwipeNormal 40 100
17AgilityPsychic
21Wing AttackFlying 60 100
25Fury CutterBug 40 95
29SlashNormal 70 100
33Razor WindNormal 80 100
37Double TeamNormal
41X-ScissorBug 80 100
45Night SlashDark 70 100
49Double HitNormal 35 90
53Air SlashFlying 75 95
57Swords DanceNormal
61FeintNormal 30 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Baton PassNormal
Bug BuzzBug 90 100
CounterFighting 100
EndureNormal
Light ScreenPsychic
Night SlashDark 70 100
Razor WindNormal 80 100
ReversalFighting 100
SafeguardNormal
Silver WindBug 60 100

Move Tutor moves

Scyther can be taught these attacks in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bug BiteBug 60 100
Fury CutterBug 40 95
HeadbuttNormal 70 100
Knock OffDark 65 100
Ominous WindGhost 60 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SwiftNormal 60
TailwindFlying

Moves learnt by HM

Scyther is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Scyther is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
47Steel WingSteel 70 90
51RoostFlying
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
58EndureNormal
62Silver WindBug 60 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
75Swords DanceNormal
78CaptivateNormal 100
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal

Transfer-only moves

Scyther can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor