Gems are your main weapons in Gemcraft to fight the monsters and other enemies. Gems release of some kinds of plasma balls to the targets. The color of those balls varies on the color of the gem.These gems use ionizing matter to kill monsters in the game. The glow of them is caused by all of those Ionizing radiation inside.These Radiation have different abilities to the target. It also has grades. There are 6 Gem grades in GC1 and GC0 and 12 Gem grades in GCL and GC2(Currently).Gems also have shapes because of their Gem grade.If the gem is Grade 6/above(GC1/GC0) Grade 12/Above(GCL/GC2) Grade 8/Above(GC ios),their shape will be the same as in Grade 6(GC1/GC0) Grade 12(GCL/GC2).
THE SHAPES IN GCL AND GC2
Grade 1-Curved triangle
Grade 2-Pointer-shaped Quadrilateral
Grade 4-Concaved Rectangle
Grade 5-4 point star (Shuriken shape)
Grade 8-Regular Pentagon
Grade 9-5 Point star
Grade 10-Regular Hexagon
Grade 12/Above-Perfect Circle
THE SHAPES IN GC1 AND GC0
Grade 1-Curved Triangle
Grade 4-Regular Pentagon
Grade 5-Regular Hexagon
Grade 6/Above-Perfect Circle
THE SHAPES IN GC ios
The shapes are the same in GCL/GC2,but there is no shapes of Grade 9,10,11 and 12.So Grade 8 and above is Pentagons.
There are 8 different types of gems in the Gemcraft series (10 different types of gems in GC2) and they all have different special abilities, There are more special when you Combine different gems together, When their is 1 gem colour in the gem, it will be a Pure Gem, if their are 2 colours, its called a Dual Gem, 3 colours are Triple, 4,to 7 colours are just called Colour Components and the last one, with all 8 Colours is called the Prismastic.
In GC2 what is when you have a gem with all 10 colors?
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