#127 Pinsir

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Name Other Names No. Gender Ratio Type
Pinsir
Japan: Kailios
カイロス
French: Scarabrute
German: Pinsir
Korean: 쁘사이저
National: #127
Galar: #---
Isle of Armor: #120
Crown Tundra: #---
Male :50.2%
Female :49.8%
Bug-type
Classification Height Weight Capture Rate Base Egg Steps
Stagbeetle Pokémon 4'11"
1.5m
121.3lbs
55.0kg
456,400
Abilities: Hyper Cutter - Mold Breaker - Moxie (Hidden Ability)
Hyper Cutter: Opponent cannot lower this Pokémon’s Attack value. This Pokémon may still lower its own Attack value using a move of by itself.
Mold Breaker: The Pokémon's moves are not affected by foe’s abilities during battle
Hidden Ability (Available):
Moxie: Attack is raised by one stage when the Pokémon knocks out another Pokémon
Experience Growth Base Happiness Effort Values Earned Dynamax Capable?
1,250,000 Points
Slow
50 2 Attack Point(s)
Pinsir can Dynamax

Weakness

Attacking Move Type: Normal-type Attacking Move Type: Fire-type Attacking Move Type: Water-type Attacking Move Type: Electric-type Attacking Move Type: Grass-type Attacking Move Type: Ice-type Attacking Move Type: Fighting-type Attacking Move Type: Poison-type Attacking Move Type: Ground-type Attacking Move Type: Flying-type Attacking Move Type: Psychic-type Attacking Move Type: Bug-type Attacking Move Type: Rock-type Attacking Move Type: Ghost-type Attacking Move Type: Dragon-type Attacking Move Type: Dark-type Attacking Move Type: Steel-type Attacking Move Type: Fairy-type
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Wild Hold Item Egg Groups
 
Bug
Evolutionary Chain
Pinsir

Locations

- In-Depth Details
Sword Transfer from Pokémon HOME or Trade with players with Expansion Pass
Max Raid Battles
Shield Transfer from Pokémon HOME or Trade with players with Expansion Pass
Max Raid Battles
Isle of Armor
Sword Forest of Focus, Challenge Road, Training Lowlands
Max Raid Battles: Fields of Honor, Forest of Focus, Training Lowlands, Workout Sea
Details
Shield Trade from Pokémon SwordDetails
Flavor Text
Sword These Pokémon judge one another based on pincers. Thicker, more impressive pincers make for more popularity with the opposite gender.
Shield This Pokémon clamps its pincers down on its prey and then either splits the prey in half or flings it away.


Attacks

Level UpTM & HMEgg Moves

Standard Level Up

LevelAttack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Vise Grip Vise Grip - Normal-type Vise Grip: Physical Move 55 100 30 --
The target is gripped and squeezed from both sides to inflict damage.
Harden Harden - Normal-type Harden: Other Move -- 101 30 --
The user stiffens all the muscles in its body to raise its Defense stat.
4 Focus Energy Focus Energy - Normal-type Focus Energy: Other Move -- 101 30 --
The user takes a deep breath and focuses so that critical hits land more easily.
8 Bind Bind - Normal-type Bind: Physical Move 15 85 20 100
Things such as long bodies or tentacles are used to bind and squeeze the target for four to five turns.
12 Seismic Toss Seismic Toss - Fighting-type Seismic Toss: Physical Move ?? 100 20 --
The target is thrown using the power of gravity. It inflicts damage equal to the user's level.
16 Bug Bite Bug Bite - Bug-type Bug Bite: Physical Move 60 100 20 --
The user bites the target. If the target is holding a Berry, the user eats it and gains its effect.
20 Storm Throw Storm Throw - Fighting-type Storm Throw: Physical Move 60 100 10 --
The user strikes the target with a fierce blow. This attack always results in a critical hit.
24 Double Hit Double Hit - Normal-type Double Hit: Physical Move 35 90 10 --
The user slams the target with a long tail, vines, or a tentacle. The target is hit twice in a row.
28 Vital Throw Vital Throw - Fighting-type Vital Throw: Physical Move 70 101 10 --
The user attacks last. In return, this throw move never misses.
32 X-Scissor X-Scissor - Bug-type X-Scissor: Physical Move 80 100 15 --
The user slashes at the target by crossing its scythes or claws as if they were a pair of scissors.
36 Strength Strength - Normal-type Strength: Physical Move 80 100 15 --
The target is slugged with a punch thrown at maximum power.
40 Swords Dance Swords Dance - Normal-type Swords Dance: Other Move -- 101 20 --
A frenetic dance to uplift the fighting spirit. This sharply raises the user's Attack stat.
44 Submission Submission - Fighting-type Submission: Physical Move 80 80 20 --
The user grabs the target and recklessly dives for the ground. This also damages the user a little.
48 Guillotine Guillotine - Normal-type Guillotine: Physical Move ?? 30 5 --
A vicious, tearing attack with big pincers. The target faints instantly if this attack hits.
52 Superpower Superpower - Fighting-type Superpower: Physical Move 120 100 5 100
The user attacks the target with great power. However, this also lowers the user's Attack and Defense stats.

Technical Machine Attacks

TM #Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
TM08 Hyper Beam Hyper Beam - Normal-type Hyper Beam: Special Move 150 90 5 --
The target is attacked with a powerful beam. The user can't move on the next turn.
TM09 Giga Impact Giga Impact - Normal-type Giga Impact: Physical Move 150 90 5 --
The user charges at the target using every bit of its power. The user can't move on the next turn.
TM15 Dig Dig - Ground-type Dig: Physical Move 80 100 10 --
The user burrows into the ground, then attacks on the next turn.
TM21 Rest Rest - Psychic-type Rest: Other Move -- 101 10 --
The user goes to sleep for two turns. This fully restores the user's HP and heals any status conditions.
TM22 Rock Slide Rock Slide - Rock-type Rock Slide: Physical Move 75 90 10 30
Large boulders are hurled at opposing Pokémon to inflict damage. This may also make the opposing Pokémon flinch.
TM23 Thief Thief - Dark-type Thief: Physical Move 60 100 25 --
The user attacks and steals the target's held item simultaneously. The user can't steal anything if it already holds an item.
TM24 Snore Snore - Normal-type Snore: Special Move 50 100 15 30
This attack can be used only if the user is asleep. The harsh noise may also make the target flinch.
TM25 Protect Protect - Normal-type Protect: Other Move -- 101 10 --
This move enables the user to protect itself from all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
TM31 Attract Attract - Normal-type Attract: Other Move -- 100 15 --
If it is the opposite gender of the user, the target becomes infatuated and less likely to attack.
TM33 Rain Dance Rain Dance - Water-type Rain Dance: Other Move -- 101 5 --
The user summons a heavy rain that falls for five turns, powering up Water-type moves. It lowers the power of Fire-type moves.
TM34 Sunny Day Sunny Day - Fire-type Sunny Day: Other Move -- 101 5 --
The user intensifies the sun for five turns, powering up Fire-type moves. It lowers the power of Water-type moves.
TM39 Facade Facade - Normal-type Facade: Physical Move 70 100 20 --
This attack move doubles its power if the user is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.
TM41 Helping Hand Helping Hand - Normal-type Helping Hand: Other Move -- 101 20 --
The user assists an ally by boosting the power of that ally's attack.
TM42 Revenge Revenge - Fighting-type Revenge: Physical Move 60 100 10 --
This attack move's power is doubled if the user has been hurt by the opponent in the same turn.
TM43 Brick Break Brick Break - Fighting-type Brick Break: Physical Move 75 100 15 --
The user attacks with a swift chop. It can also break barriers, such as Light Screen and Reflect.
TM48 Rock Tomb Rock Tomb - Rock-type Rock Tomb: Physical Move 60 95 15 100
Boulders are hurled at the target. This also lowers the target's Speed stat by preventing its movement.
TM59 Fling Fling - Dark-type Fling: Physical Move ?? 100 10 --
The user flings its held item at the target to attack. This move's power and effects depend on the item.
TM76 Round Round - Normal-type Round: Special Move 60 100 15 --
The user attacks the target with a song. Others can join in the Round to increase the power of the attack.
TM81 Bulldoze Bulldoze - Ground-type Bulldoze: Physical Move 60 100 20 100
The user strikes everything around it by stomping down on the ground. This lowers the Speed stats of those hit.
TM94 False Swipe False Swipe - Normal-type False Swipe: Physical Move 40 100 40 --
A restrained attack that prevents the target from fainting. The target is left with at least 1 HP.
TM97 Brutal Swing Brutal Swing - Dark-type Brutal Swing: Physical Move 60 100 20 --
The user swings its body around violently to inflict damage on everything in its vicinity.

Technical Record Attacks

TR #Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
TR00 Swords Dance Swords Dance - Normal-type Swords Dance: Other Move -- 101 20 --
A frenetic dance to uplift the fighting spirit. This sharply raises the user's Attack stat.
TR01 Body Slam Body Slam - Normal-type Body Slam: Physical Move 85 100 15 30
The user drops onto the target with its full body weight. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
TR10 Earthquake Earthquake - Ground-type Earthquake: Physical Move 100 100 10 --
The user sets off an earthquake that strikes every Pokémon around it.
TR13 Focus Energy Focus Energy - Normal-type Focus Energy: Other Move -- 101 30 --
The user takes a deep breath and focuses so that critical hits land more easily.
TR20 Substitute Substitute - Normal-type Substitute: Other Move -- 101 10 --
The user creates a substitute for itself using some of its HP. The substitute serves as the user's decoy.
TR21 Reversal Reversal - Fighting-type Reversal: Physical Move ?? 100 15 --
An all-out attack that becomes more powerful the less HP the user has.
TR26 Endure Endure - Normal-type Endure: Other Move -- 101 10 --
The user endures any attack with at least 1 HP. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
TR27 Sleep Talk Sleep Talk - Normal-type Sleep Talk: Other Move -- 101 10 --
While it is asleep, the user randomly uses one of the moves it knows.
TR39 Superpower Superpower - Fighting-type Superpower: Physical Move 120 100 5 100
The user attacks the target with great power. However, this also lowers the user's Attack and Defense stats.
TR46 Iron Defense Iron Defense - Steel-type Iron Defense: Other Move -- 101 15 --
The user hardens its body's surface like iron, sharply raising its Defense stat.
TR48 Bulk Up Bulk Up - Fighting-type Bulk Up: Other Move -- 101 20 --
The user tenses its muscles to bulk up its body, raising both its Attack and Defense stats.
TR53 Close Combat Close Combat - Fighting-type Close Combat: Physical Move 120 100 5 100
The user fights the target up close without guarding itself. This also lowers the user's Defense and Sp. Def stats.
TR60 X-Scissor X-Scissor - Bug-type X-Scissor: Physical Move 80 100 15 --
The user slashes at the target by crossing its scythes or claws as if they were a pair of scissors.
TR64 Focus Blast Focus Blast - Fighting-type Focus Blast: Special Move 120 70 5 10
The user heightens its mental focus and unleashes its power. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.
TR75 Stone Edge Stone Edge - Rock-type Stone Edge: Physical Move 100 80 5 --
The user stabs the target from below with sharpened stones. Critical hits land more easily.
TR76 Stealth Rock Stealth Rock - Rock-type Stealth Rock: Other Move -- 101 20 --
The user lays a trap of levitating stones around the opposing team. The trap hurts opposing Pokémon that switch into battle.
TR94 High Horsepower High Horsepower - Ground-type High Horsepower: Physical Move 95 95 10 --
The user fiercely attacks the target using its entire body.
TR95 Throat Chop Throat Chop - Dark-type Throat Chop: Physical Move 80 100 15 100
The user attacks the target's throat, and the resultant suffering prevents the target from using moves that emit sound for two turns.

Egg Moves

(Details)
Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %  
Feint Feint - Normal-type Feint: Physical Move 30 100 10 -- Details
This attack hits a target using a move such as Protect or Detect. This also lifts the effects of those moves.
Flail Flail - Normal-type Flail: Physical Move ?? 100 15 -- Details
The user flails about aimlessly to attack. The less HP the user has, the greater the move's power.
Thrash Thrash - Normal-type Thrash: Physical Move 120 100 10 -- Details
The user rampages and attacks for two to three turns. The user then becomes confused.
Fury Attack Fury Attack - Normal-type Fury Attack: Physical Move 15 85 20 -- Details
The target is jabbed repeatedly with a horn or beak two to five times in a row.
Quick Attack Quick Attack - Normal-type Quick Attack: Physical Move 40 100 30 -- Details
The user lunges at the target at a speed that makes it almost invisible. This move always goes first.

Usable Max Moves

Attack NameTypeCat.Max Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Max Flutterby Max Flutterby - Bug-type Physical Move 130 101 10 --
This is a Bug-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This lowers the target's Sp. Atk stat.
Max Strike Max Strike - Normal-type Physical MoveSpecial Move 150(Phy)/150(Spe) 101 10 --
This is a Normal-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This lowers the target's Speed stat.
Max Knuckle Max Knuckle - Fighting-type Physical MoveSpecial Move 100(Phy)/95(Spe) 101 10 --
This is a Fighting-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This raises ally Pokémon's Attack stats.
Max Rockfall Max Rockfall - Rock-type Physical Move 130 101 10 --
This is a Rock-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. The user summons a sandstorm lasting five turns.
Max Quake Max Quake - Ground-type Physical Move 130 101 10 --
This is a Ground-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This raises ally Pokémon's Sp. Def stats.
Max Darkness Max Darkness - Dark-type Physical Move 130 101 10 --
This is a Dark-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This lowers the target's Sp. Def stat.
Max Guard Max Guard - Normal-type 101 10 --
This move enables the user to protect itself from all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
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Stats

  HP Attack Defense Sp. Attack Sp. Defense Speed
Base Stats - Total: 500 65 125 100 55 70 85
Max Stats
Hindering Nature
Lv. 50 125 - 172 117 - 159 94 - 136 54 - 96 67 - 109 81 - 123
Lv. 100 240 - 334 229 - 314 184 - 269 103 - 188 130 - 215 157 - 242
Max Stats
Neutral Nature
Lv. 50 125 - 172 130 - 177 105 - 152 60 - 107 75 - 122 90 - 137
Lv. 100 240 - 334 255 - 349 205 - 299 115 - 209 145 - 239 175 - 269
Max Stats
Beneficial Nature
Lv. 50 125 - 172 143 - 194 115 - 167 66 - 117 82 - 134 99 - 150
Lv. 100 240 - 334 280 - 383 225 - 328 126 - 229 159 - 262 192 - 295

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