Red Gems can be obtained from Graves, as a drop from Red Hounds, from trading a Sextant to Wolly, from Earthquakes and Stalagmites in Caves, and from Ancient Statues, Broken Clockworks, and Ornate Chests in Ruins. They can also be found as a single, one time drop from hammering the Sunken Boat.
Downloadable Content Edit
In the Shipwrecked DLC, Fishing with Trawl Net in deep Ocean has a small chance to catch a red gem. The chance is higher during Hurricane Season and Dry Season. Magma Piles in Magma Field biomes also have a chance to drop them.
In the upcoming Hamlet DLC, Red Gems can be obtained by hammering Smashing Pots, killing the Pugalisk, finding them atop pedestals in Ancient Pig Ruins, and mining the Petrified Eggs in the BFB's nest.
Don't Starve Together Edit
In Don't Starve Together, the Dragonfly drops 2 Red Gems upon death. Red Gem Deer also have a chance to drop them. Red Gems can be used to craft a Scaled Furnace or inserted into Cratered Moonrocks to acquire a Red Moonlens.
|Obtained by inserting the Gem into the Cratered Moonrock.|
- The Red Gem's element appears to be fire; its opposite being the Blue Gem.
|Pickable without tools||Cut Grass • Twigs • Cut Reeds • Petals • (Seashell • Dubloons )|
|Obtained using||Log • Living Log • Charcoal • (Palm Leaf ) (Cork )|
|Obtained using||Rocks • Flint • Gold Nugget • Nitre • Gems • Marble • (Charcoal • Coral ) (Moon Rock )|
|Obtained using||(Rocks • Flint • Gold Nugget • Nitre • Gems • Sand )|
||(Vine • Bamboo ) (Grass • Tuber (Blooming Tuber) )|
|Obtained by trading||Gold Nugget • Gems • (Dubloons ) (Oinc (Tenpiece Oinc) • Royal Gallery Key )|
|Obtained by other methods||(Obsidian • Tar )|