Pinsir

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Pinsir
#127
Pinsir.pngPinsir408.png

Type
Bug Normal
Catch rate
45
Abilities
Hyper Cutter/Mold Breaker
Hidden Ability
Moxie
Biomes
Flower Forest, Jungle, Jungle Edge, Jungle Edge M, Jungle Hills, Jungle M, Sunflower Plains
Spawn time
Dawn/Dusk/Night
Level range in wild
10-49
Spawn location
Land
Gender ratio
50% ♂, 50% ♀
EV yield
2 Attack
Mount
None
Egg Groups
Bug
Behavior
Timid 80%
Neutral 0%
Aggressive 20%

Pinsir is a Bug-type Pokémon.

Pinsir is astoundingly strong. It can grip a foe weighing twice its weight in its horns and easily lift it. This Pokémon's movements turn sluggish in cold places.

Contents

Spawn rate

Biome Time Location Rate
Flower Forest Dawn/Dusk Land 1.504%
Flower Forest Night Land 4.02%
Jungle Dawn/Dusk Land 3.846%
Jungle Night Land 5.096%
Jungle Edge Dawn/Dusk Land 4.848%
Jungle Edge Night Land 7.018%
Jungle Edge M Dawn/Dusk Land 4.848%
Jungle Edge M Night Land 7.018%
Jungle Hills Dawn/Dusk Land 3.846%
Jungle Hills Night Land 5.096%
Jungle M Dawn/Dusk Land 3.846%
Jungle M Night Land 5.096%
Sunflower Plains Dawn/Dusk Land 2.41%
Sunflower Plains Night Land 4.52%

Drops

Drop Chance Quantity
Grid Melon Seeds.pngMelon Seeds 100% 1-2
Grid Poison Barb.pngPoison Barb 5% 1
Grid Pumpkin Seeds.pngPumpkin Seeds 66.667% 1-2

Stats

HP: 65
Attack: 125
Defense: 100
Sp. Atk: 55
Sp. Def: 70
Speed: 85
Total: 500

Type effectiveness

BugType.png DarkType.png DragonType.png ElectricType.png FairyType.png FightingType.png FireType.png FlyingType.png GhostType.png GrassType.png GroundType.png IceType.png NormalType.png PoisonType.png PsychicType.png RockType.png SteelType.png WaterType.png
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Moves

By level

Level Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
011 Vice Grip NormalType.pngNormal Physical 55 100% 30
011 Focus Energy NormalType.pngNormal Status 30
044 Bind NormalType.pngNormal Physical 15 85% 20
088 Seismic Toss FightingType.pngFighting Physical 100% 20
1111 Harden NormalType.pngNormal Status 30
1515 Revenge FightingType.pngFighting Physical 60 100% 10
1818 Vital Throw FightingType.pngFighting Physical 70 10
2222 Double Hit NormalType.pngNormal Physical 35 90% 10
2626 Brick Break FightingType.pngFighting Physical 75 100% 15
2929 Submission FightingType.pngFighting Physical 80 80% 25
3333 X-Scissor BugType.pngBug Physical 80 100% 15
3636 Storm Throw FightingType.pngFighting Physical 60 100% 10
4040 Swords Dance NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
4343 Thrash NormalType.pngNormal Physical 120 100% 10
4747 Superpower FightingType.pngFighting Physical 120 100% 5
5050 Guillotine NormalType.pngNormal Physical 30% 5
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Pinsir.

By TM/HM

TM Move Type Category Power Accuracy  PP 
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM06 Toxic PoisonType.pngPoison Status 90% 10
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM08 Bulk Up FightingType.pngFighting Status 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM10 Hidden Power
Varies
Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM11 Sunny Day FireType.pngFire Status 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM15 Hyper Beam NormalType.pngNormal Special 150 90% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM17 Protect NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM18 Rain Dance WaterType.pngWater Status 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM21 Frustration NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM23 Smack Down RockType.pngRock Physical 50 100% 15
Bag TM Ground Sprite.png TM26 Earthquake GroundType.pngGround Physical 100 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM27 Return NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Ground Sprite.png TM28 Dig GroundType.pngGround Physical 80 100% 10
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM31 Brick Break FightingType.pngFighting Physical 75 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM32 Double Team NormalType.pngNormal Status 15
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM39 Rock Tomb RockType.pngRock Physical 60 95% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM42 Facade NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM44 Rest PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM45 Attract NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 15
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM46 Thief DarkType.pngDark Physical 60 100% 25
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM48 Round NormalType.pngNormal Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM52 Focus Blast FightingType.pngFighting Special 120 70% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM54 False Swipe NormalType.pngNormal Physical 40 100% 40
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM56 Fling DarkType.pngDark Physical 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM68 Giga Impact NormalType.pngNormal Physical 150 90% 5
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM71 Stone Edge RockType.pngRock Physical 100 80% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM75 Swords Dance NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Bag TM Bug Sprite.png TM76 Struggle Bug BugType.pngBug Special 50 100% 20
Bag TM Ground Sprite.png TM78 Bulldoze GroundType.pngGround Physical 60 100% 20
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM80 Rock Slide RockType.pngRock Physical 75 90% 10
Bag TM Bug Sprite.png TM81 X-Scissor BugType.pngBug Physical 80 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM87 Swagger NormalType.pngNormal Status 90% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM90 Substitute NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM94 Rock Smash FightingType.pngFighting Physical 40 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM101 Body Slam NormalType.pngNormal Physical 85 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM102 Take Down NormalType.pngNormal Physical 90 85% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM103 Double-Edge NormalType.pngNormal Physical 120 100% 15
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM107 Submission FightingType.pngFighting Physical 80 80% 25
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM109 Seismic Toss FightingType.pngFighting Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM110 Rage NormalType.pngNormal Physical 20 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM115 Mimic NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM116 Bide NormalType.pngNormal Physical 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM127 Headbutt NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 15
Bag TM Ghost Sprite.png TM128 Curse GhostType.pngGhost Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM132 Snore NormalType.pngNormal Special 50 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM135 Endure NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM140 Sleep Talk NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Bug Sprite.png TM146 Fury Cutter BugType.pngBug Physical 40 95% 20
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM148 Focus Punch FightingType.pngFighting Physical 150 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM152 Secret Power NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM162 Stealth Rock RockType.pngRock Status 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM163 Captivate NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM165 Natural Gift
Varies
Physical 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM170 Confide NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png HM01 Cut NormalType.pngNormal Physical 50 95% 30
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png HM04 Strength NormalType.pngNormal Physical 80 100% 15
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png HM06 Rock Smash FightingType.pngFighting Physical 40 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png HM08 Rock Climb NormalType.pngNormal Physical 90 85% 20
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Pinsir.

By move tutor

Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Bind NormalType.pngNormal Physical 15 85% 20
Bug Bite BugType.pngBug Physical 60 100% 20
Helping Hand NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Iron Defense SteelType.pngSteel Status 15
Knock Off DarkType.pngDark Physical 65 100% 20
String Shot BugType.pngBug Status 95% 30
Superpower FightingType.pngFighting Physical 120 100% 5
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Pinsir.

By event move tutor

Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Rock Throw RockType.pngRock Physical 50 90% 15
Slash NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20

By breeding

 Parent   Move   Type   Category   Power   Accuracy   PP 
Caterpie.pngWeedle.pngAriados.pngPineco.pngForretress.pngShuckle.pngWurmple.pngNinjask.pngBurmy.pngMothim.pngCombee.pngSkorupi.pngDrapion.pngYanmega.pngSewaddle.pngSwadloon.pngLeavanny.pngVenipede.pngWhirlipede.pngScolipede.pngDwebble.pngCrustle.pngJoltik.pngGalvantula.pngLarvesta.png Bug Bite BugType.pngBug Physical 60 100% 20
Heracross.png Close Combat FightingType.pngFighting Physical 120 100% 5
Gligar.pngTrapinch.pngVibrava.pngFlygon.pngGliscor.pngDwebble.pngCrustle.png Feint Attack DarkType.pngDark Physical 60 20
Scyther.pngScizor.pngHeracross.pngTrapinch.pngYanmega.png Feint NormalType.pngNormal Physical 30 100% 10
Sewaddle.pngDwebble.pngCrustle.png Flail NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 15
Beedrill.pngHeracross.png Fury Attack NormalType.pngNormal Physical 15 85% 20
Scyther.pngYanma.pngGligar.pngScizor.pngSurskit.pngMasquerain.pngVolbeat.pngYanmega.pngGliscor.png Quick Attack NormalType.pngNormal Physical 40 100% 30
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Pinsir.


Past models

Before version 4.0.8