Zapdos - Generation 3 learnset

Below are all the moves that Zapdos 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

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1PeckFlyingPhysical 35 100
1Thunder ShockElectricSpecial 40 100
13Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
25AgilityPsychicStatus
37DetectFightingStatus
49Drill PeckFlyingPhysical 80 100
61ChargeElectricStatus
73Light ScreenPsychicStatus
85ThunderElectricSpecial 110 70

Egg moves

Zapdos does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire.

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
02FlyFlyingPhysical 90 95
05FlashNormalStatus 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1PeckFlyingPhysical 35 100
1Thunder ShockElectricSpecial 40 100
13Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
25AgilityPsychicStatus
37DetectFightingStatus
49Drill PeckFlyingPhysical 80 100
61ChargeElectricStatus
73Light ScreenPsychicStatus
85ThunderElectricSpecial 110 70

Egg moves

Zapdos does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen.

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
MimicNormalStatus
SubstituteNormalStatus
Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
02FlyFlyingPhysical 90 95
05FlashNormalStatus 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1PeckFlyingPhysical 35 100
1Thunder ShockElectricSpecial 40 100
13Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
25AgilityPsychicStatus
37DetectFightingStatus
49Drill PeckFlyingPhysical 80 100
61ChargeElectricStatus
73Light ScreenPsychicStatus
85ThunderElectricSpecial 110 70

Egg moves

Zapdos does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Emerald.

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
EndureNormalStatus
MimicNormalStatus
Mud-SlapGroundPhysical 20 100
Sleep TalkNormalStatus
SnoreNormalPhysical 50 100
SubstituteNormalStatus
SwaggerNormalStatus 85
SwiftNormalPhysical 60
Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90

Moves learnt by HM

Zapdos is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Emerald:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
02FlyFlyingPhysical 90 95
05FlashNormalStatus 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Zapdos is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Emerald: