There are 4 types of gems

  • Meta Gem
    Only fits on Head Gear.  

  • Tinker Gem
    Only fits on Hands, wrist, waist, shoulder
  • Cogwheel Gem
    Only fits on Feet
  • Prismatic Gem
    Only fits on legs, chest

So basically you will have 

  • 1 Meta Gear
  • 4 Tinker Gear
  • 1 Cogwheel Gear
  • 2 Prismatic Gear

You can have up to 3 tinker gems in each tinker gear, 
You can have up to 3 prismatic gems in each prismatic gear. 
You can only 1 Meta gem on head gear. 
You can only have 1 Cogwheel gem on feet gear. 

The power of the gem is based on what ilvl gear it is put into. When you put in a gem on higher ilvl gear it gets higher stats/power on it. 

The best Prismatic gems for DPS are

  • Brittle
  • Slay
  • Arcanist Edge
  • Meteor Storm
  • Explosive Barrage
  • Wildfire

The best Prismatic gems for Healers are

  • Searing Light
  • Cold Front
  • Static Charge

The best Meta gems for DPS are

  • Thundering Orb
  • Oblivion Sphere
  • Lifestorm

The best Meta gems for Tanks are

  • Ward of Salvation

The best Cogwheel Gem

  • Trailblazer
  • Soulshape
  • Sprint

Good Outdoor Gems to use

Meta Gem

  • Chi-ji the Red Crane


  • Soulshape
  • Sprint
  • Heroic Leap
13 Apr 2024