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.
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
1Vacuum WaveFightingSpecial 40 100
5Focus EnergyNormalStatus
9PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
13False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
17AgilityPsychicStatus
21Wing AttackFlyingPhysical 60 100
25Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95
29SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
33Razor WindNormalSpecial 80 100
37Double TeamNormalStatus
41X-ScissorBugPhysical 80 100
45Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
49Double HitNormalPhysical 35 90
53Air SlashFlyingSpecial 75 95
57Swords DanceNormalStatus
61FeintNormalPhysical 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 PassNormalStatus
Bug BuzzBugSpecial 90 100
CounterFightingPhysical 100
DefogFlyingStatus
EndureNormalStatus
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
Razor WindNormalSpecial 80 100
ReversalFightingPhysical 100
Silver WindBugSpecial 60 100
Steel WingSteelPhysical 70 90

Moves learnt by HM

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

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

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-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhostSpecial 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormalSpecial 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.
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
1Vacuum WaveFightingSpecial 40 100
5Focus EnergyNormalStatus
9PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
13False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
17AgilityPsychicStatus
21Wing AttackFlyingPhysical 60 100
25Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95
29SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
33Razor WindNormalSpecial 80 100
37Double TeamNormalStatus
41X-ScissorBugPhysical 80 100
45Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
49Double HitNormalPhysical 35 90
53Air SlashFlyingSpecial 75 95
57Swords DanceNormalStatus
61FeintNormalPhysical 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 PassNormalStatus
Bug BuzzBugSpecial 90 100
CounterFightingPhysical 100
DefogFlyingStatus
EndureNormalStatus
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
Razor WindNormalSpecial 80 100
ReversalFightingPhysical 100
Silver WindBugSpecial 60 100
Steel WingSteelPhysical 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 BiteBugPhysical 60 100
Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
RoostFlyingStatus
Sleep TalkNormalStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
TailwindFlyingStatus

Moves learnt by HM

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

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

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-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhostSpecial 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormalSpecial 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor