Gems are a crucial item in enhancing weapons. For them to be active, they must be socketed into an equipable item.
Types of gemsEdit
There are offensive(Attacking equipment) and defensive(Defense equipment) gems.
Offensive gems can be socketed into: weapons, wristbands, rings, amulets, necklaces.
Defensive gems can be socketed into: armour, gloves, hats, shoulderpads, shoes, belts, necklaces.
There are also other types of gems like: Life gems, Charming gems, Wisdom gems, Destiny gems, Hope gems, Mystery gems, Evil gems,Fantasy gems. One of each gem types can be socketed into one equipment(exp. if life gem is socketed on weapon then you cant add any more life gems to your weapon).
Level 1 gems are very easy to get. you can get it from Thief Raid , Rebels, Chests, I also seen that the system said that some guys found gem while attempting to throw broken fireworks (usually Tigereye).you can also buy it from Su zhuo's gem merchant Cheng Fan (112, 136).
Level 2 - 9 gems are very rare to get. Here are some ways to get:
- Buy it from token shop.
- Obtain it from events (Thief Raid , Rebels, etc...).
- Obtain gem chips and lvl 1 gems then craft it to higher lvl gems, you need to go to Luo Yang's Chu-keh(196,178).
- Bloodstone can only be bought in Token shop.
Socketing in TLBB gives tremendous boosts to your equipments. See this videoguide about gem socketing. For more info about Socketing see dedicated article.thumb|300px|right|Video guide about gem socketing