Zapdos - Generation 1 learnset

Below are all the moves that Zapdos can learn in Generation 1, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Red
  • Pokémon Blue
  • Pokémon Yellow

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

Zapdos learns the following moves in Pokémon Red & Blue at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Drill PeckFlying 80 100
1Thunder ShockElectric 40 100
51ThunderElectric 110 70
55AgilityPsychic
60Light ScreenPsychic

Moves learnt by HM

Zapdos is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Red & Blue:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2FlyFlying 90 95
5FlashNormal 100

Moves learnt by TM

Zapdos is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Red & Blue:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2Razor WindNormal 80 100
4WhirlwindNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
9Take DownNormal 90 85
10Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
20RageNormal 20 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
31MimicNormal
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
34BideNormal
39SwiftNormal 60
43Sky AttackFlying 140 90
44RestPsychic
45Thunder WaveElectric 90
50SubstituteNormal

Moves learnt by level up

Zapdos learns the following moves in Pokémon Yellow at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Drill PeckFlying 80 100
1Thunder ShockElectric 40 100
51ThunderElectric 110 70
55AgilityPsychic
60Light ScreenPsychic

Moves learnt by HM

Zapdos is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Yellow:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2FlyFlying 90 95
5FlashNormal 100

Moves learnt by TM

Zapdos is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Yellow:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2Razor WindNormal 80 100
4WhirlwindNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
9Take DownNormal 90 85
10Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
20RageNormal 20 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
31MimicNormal
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
34BideNormal
39SwiftNormal 60
43Sky AttackFlying 140 90
44RestPsychic
45Thunder WaveElectric 90
50SubstituteNormal