Steelix - Generation 3 learnset

Below are all the moves that Steelix can learn in Generation 3, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Ruby
  • Pokémon Sapphire
  • Pokémon FireRed
  • Pokémon LeafGreen
  • Pokémon Emerald

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

Steelix learns the following moves in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ScreechNormal 85
1TackleNormal 40 100
9BindNormal 15 85
13Rock ThrowRock 50 90
21HardenNormal
25RageNormal 20 100
33SandstormRock
37SlamNormal 80 75
45Iron TailSteel 100 75
49CrunchDark 80 100
57Double-EdgeNormal 120 100

Egg moves

Steelix learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Steelix egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormal
ExplosionNormal 250 100
FlailNormal 100
Rock SlideRock 75 90

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire by a previous evolution of Steelix. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Sand TombGround 35 85 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

Steelix is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Steelix is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
23Iron TailSteel 100 75
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100

Moves learnt by level up

Steelix learns the following moves in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ScreechNormal 85
1TackleNormal 40 100
8BindNormal 15 85
12Rock ThrowRock 50 90
19HardenNormal
23RageNormal 20 100
30Dragon BreathDragon 60 100
34SandstormRock
41SlamNormal 80 75
45Iron TailSteel 100 75
52CrunchDark 80 100
56Double-EdgeNormal 120 100

Egg moves

Steelix learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Steelix egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormal
ExplosionNormal 250 100
FlailNormal 100
Rock SlideRock 75 90

Move Tutor moves

Steelix can be taught these attacks in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
ExplosionNormal 250 100
MimicNormal
Rock SlideRock 75 90
SubstituteNormal

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen by a previous evolution of Steelix. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Sand TombGround 35 85 Level up

Moves learnt by HM

Steelix is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Steelix is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
23Iron TailSteel 100 75
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100

Moves learnt by level up

Steelix learns the following moves in Pokémon Emerald at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ScreechNormal 85
1TackleNormal 40 100
9BindNormal 15 85
13Rock ThrowRock 50 90
21HardenNormal
25RageNormal 20 100
33SandstormRock
37SlamNormal 80 75
45Iron TailSteel 100 75
49CrunchDark 80 100
57Double-EdgeNormal 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormal
ExplosionNormal 250 100
FlailNormal 100
Rock SlideRock 75 90

Move Tutor moves

Steelix can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Emerald from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
Defense CurlNormal
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
EndureNormal
ExplosionNormal 250 100
MimicNormal
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
Rock SlideRock 75 90
RolloutRock 30 90
Sleep TalkNormal
SnoreNormal 50 100
SubstituteNormal
SwaggerNormal 85

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Emerald by a previous evolution of Steelix. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Sand TombGround 35 85 Level up
Psych UpNormal Move tutor

Moves learnt by HM

Steelix is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Emerald:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Steelix is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Emerald:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
23Iron TailSteel 100 75
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28DigGround 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100