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.
1PeckFlying 35 100
1Thunder ShockElectric 40 100
13Thunder WaveElectric 90
25AgilityPsychic
37DetectFighting
49Drill PeckFlying 80 100
61ChargeElectric
73Light ScreenPsychic
85ThunderElectric 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.
2FlyFlying 90 95
5FlashNormal 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Zapdos 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
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
34Shock WaveElectric 60
37SandstormRock
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
47Steel WingSteel 70 90

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1PeckFlying 35 100
1Thunder ShockElectric 40 100
13Thunder WaveElectric 90
25AgilityPsychic
37DetectFighting
49Drill PeckFlying 80 100
61ChargeElectric
73Light ScreenPsychic
85ThunderElectric 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-EdgeNormal 120 100
MimicNormal
SubstituteNormal
Thunder WaveElectric 90

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2FlyFlying 90 95
5FlashNormal 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Zapdos 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
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
34Shock WaveElectric 60
37SandstormRock
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
47Steel WingSteel 70 90

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1PeckFlying 35 100
1Thunder ShockElectric 40 100
13Thunder WaveElectric 90
25AgilityPsychic
37DetectFighting
49Drill PeckFlying 80 100
61ChargeElectric
73Light ScreenPsychic
85ThunderElectric 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-EdgeNormal 120 100
EndureNormal
MimicNormal
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
Sleep TalkNormal
SnoreNormal 50 100
SubstituteNormal
SwaggerNormal 85
SwiftNormal 60
Thunder WaveElectric 90

Moves learnt by HM

Zapdos is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Emerald:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2FlyFlying 90 95
5FlashNormal 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Zapdos is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Emerald:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
34Shock WaveElectric 60
37SandstormRock
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
47Steel WingSteel 70 90