Zorua - Generation 8 learnset

This page lists all the moves that Zorua can learn in Generation 8, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Sword
  • Pokémon Shield
  • Pokémon Brilliant Diamond
  • Pokémon Shining Pearl
  • Pokémon Legends: Arceus

Note: the information for the moves below is shown as it was in the respective games. Check a move's detail page for stats in the most recent games and when they changed.

Moves learnt by level up

Zorua learns the following moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
4TormentDarkStatus 100
8Hone ClawsDarkStatus
12Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
16Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
20TauntDarkStatus 100
24Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
28Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
32AgilityPsychicStatus
36ImprisonPsychicStatus
40Night DazeDarkSpecial 85 95
44Nasty PlotDarkStatus
48Foul PlayDarkPhysical 95 100

Egg moves

Zorua learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Zorua egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CopycatNormalStatus
CounterFightingPhysical 100
DetectFightingStatus
ExtrasensoryPsychicSpecial 80 100
MementoDarkStatus 100
Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100

Move Tutor moves

Zorua can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Sword & Shield from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Burning JealousyFireSpecial 70 100
Lash OutDarkPhysical 75 100
Skitter SmackBugPhysical 70 90

Moves learnt by TM

Zorua is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
15DigGroundPhysical 80 100
21RestPsychicStatus
23ThiefDarkPhysical 60 100
24SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
25ProtectNormalStatus
26Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
31AttractNormalStatus 100
33Rain DanceWaterStatus
34Sunny DayFireStatus
39FacadeNormalPhysical 70 100
40SwiftNormalSpecial 60
42RevengeFightingPhysical 60 100
44ImprisonPsychicStatus
47Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
52BounceFlyingPhysical 85 85
56U-turnBugPhysical 70 100
57PaybackDarkPhysical 50 100
58AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
59FlingDarkPhysical 100
76RoundNormalSpecial 60 100
77HexGhostSpecial 65 100
79RetaliateNormalPhysical 70 100
85SnarlDarkSpecial 55 95

Moves learnt by TR

Zorua is compatible with these Technical Records in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Moves learnt by level up

Zorua does not learn any level up moves in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl.

Egg moves

Zorua does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl.

Moves learnt by TM

Zorua cannot be taught any TM moves in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl.

Moves learnt by level up

Zorua learns the following moves in Pokémon Legends: Arceus at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Shadow SneakGhostPhysical 40 100
6SnarlDarkSpecial 55 95
11SwiftNormalSpecial 60
18Bitter MaliceGhostSpecial 60 100
25SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
34Shadow ClawGhostPhysical 70 100
43Nasty PlotDarkStatus

Move Tutor moves

Zorua can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Legends: Arceus from move tutors:

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aerial AceFlyingPhysical 60
Calm MindPsychicStatus
Dark PulseDarkSpecial 80 100
RestPsychicStatus
Shadow BallGhostSpecial 80 100
Shadow ClawGhostPhysical 70 100
Sludge BombPoisonSpecial 90 100
SnarlDarkSpecial 55 95
SwiftNormalSpecial 60