Scyther - Generation 5 learnset

Below are all the moves that Scyther can learn in Generation 5, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Black
  • Pokémon White
  • Pokémon Black 2
  • Pokémon White 2

Moves learnt by level up

Scyther learns the following moves in Pokémon Black & White 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 Black & White. 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
DefogFlying
EndureNormal
Night SlashDark 70 100
Razor WindNormal 80 100
ReversalFighting 100
Silver WindBug 60 100
Steel WingSteel 70 90

Moves learnt by HM

Scyther is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Black & White:

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

Moves learnt by TM

Scyther is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Black & White:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
75Swords DanceNormal
76Struggle BugBug 50 100
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
94Rock SmashFighting 40 100

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 Black & White.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Scyther learns the following moves in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2 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 Black 2 & White 2. 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
DefogFlying
EndureNormal
Night SlashDark 70 100
Razor WindNormal 80 100
ReversalFighting 100
Silver WindBug 60 100
Steel WingSteel 70 90

Move Tutor moves

Scyther can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2 from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bug BiteBug 60 100
Knock OffDark 65 100
RoostFlying
Sleep TalkNormal
SnoreNormal 50 100
TailwindFlying

Moves learnt by HM

Scyther is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2:

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

Moves learnt by TM

Scyther is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Black 2 & White 2:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
75Swords DanceNormal
76Struggle BugBug 50 100
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
94Rock SmashFighting 40 100

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 Black 2 & White 2.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor