Hextech Crafting Gemstone

Gemstone

Patch V6.3 introduced Rare Gem gemstones that are used to forge exclusive loot.

Obtaining Gemstones

  • Opening a Hextech Crafting Chest Hextech Chest or Hextech Crafting Masterwork Chest Masterwork Chest with a Hextech Crafting Key Hextech Key has a 3.6% chance of giving you a gemstone (increased to 4% with bad luck protection).
  • One guaranteed gemstone is given every 50 level, starting at summoner level 150 via the Leveling System.
  • On certain events:
    • During the Essence Emporium, unique gemstones can be bought for BE icon 50,000, BE icon 75,000, and BE icon 100,000. These are respectively given with an exclusive icon: Gemstone Knight profileicon Gemstone Knight, Gemstone Prince profileicon Gemstone Prince, and Gemstone King profileicon Gemstone King.
    • At the VS. Event 2017 on patch V7.12, it was possible to buy the Way of Order Pass (including one Orb of Order, 100 Order Tokens, a Hextech Chest and Key and the Dawnbringer WardDawnbringer Ward) and the Way of Chaos Pass (including one Orb of Chaos, 100 Chaos Tokens, a Hextech Chest and Key and the Nightbringer WardNightbringer Ward) for RP icon 1300 which included a gemstone as mission reward.
    • Arcade 2017: Boss World on patch V7.16 had the Dungeon Pass which included a gemstone, the Arcade Poro Ward Arcade Poro Ward, the Arcade Poro profileicon Arcade Poro Icon and a Bonus Good Orb for RP icon 1495.
    • During the Worlds 2017 from patch V7.18 until V7.20, it was possible to obtain the Worlds Master Pass which included a gemstone and the 2017 Worlds Master Pass profileicon Worlds Master Pass Icon for RP icon 1300 to 1000 depending when the Pass was bought.
    • Snowdown Showdown on patch V7.24, unique gemstones could be bought by purchasing the following summoner icons: Gemstone Stocking profileicon Gemstone Stocking, Gemstone Pengu profileicon Gemstone Pengu, Gemstone Poro profileicon Gemstone Poro.
    • 2018 Lunar Revel on patch V8.3, a gemstone could be bought alongside the Puppy Warwick profileicon Puppy Warwick icon for RP icon 1250.
    • Burning Tide Event on patch V8.11, a gemstone could be bought alongside a Bloodharbor Medallion (Event exclusive chest) and the King of the Sea profileicon King of the Sea icon for RP icon 1350.
    • During the VS. Event 2018 on patch V8.13, it was possible to obtain a VS. Gemstone Mega Pack which included a gemstone, 10 Lion Orb, 10 Wolf Orb, 176 VS. Tokens and the Lion's Covenant profileicon Lion's Covenant Icon and the Wolf's Pact profileicon Wolf's Pact Icon for RP icon 5000.
    • In patch V8.14, the SSG Signature Edition Set includes all 6 SSG skins ( Ezreal SSGCircle SSG Ezreal SLGnar SSGCircle SSG Gnar SL, Jarvan IV SSGCircle SSG Jarvan IV SL, Rakan SSGCircle SSG Rakan SL, Taliyah SSGCircle SSG Taliyah SL and Xayah SSGCircle SSG Xayah SL), all 6 Signature Border and one gemstone for  RP icon 13440.
    • During the Pool Party Event in patch V8.15, the King Crab Bag Bundle included 5 Position Orb for each position (Top Lane, Jungle, Mid Land, Marksman and Support), one Crab Bag ( Includes 6 skin shards for each role - Assassin, Fighter, Mage, Marksman, Support and Tank), the Tasty Beverage profileicon Tasty Beverage Icon and one gemstone for RP icon 7375.
    • In patch V8.18 during the Odyssey Event, the Lost Crystal Pack included 20 Odyssey Orbs, 110 Odyssey Token, the Ora profileicon Ora Icon and one Gemstone for RP icon 5000.
Epic Capsule

Epic Capsule

  • Epic Capsules were limited time capsules. They rewarded you with 3 skins, at least one being Epic and increased Chance of getting Gemstone.


Loot Exclusive Content

Available

These cosmetics are always available and can be obtain in different ways:

  • Buying them with Rare Gem Gemstones.
  • Opening a Hextech Crafting Chest Hextech Chest (0.04% chance).
  • Opening a Mythical Skin token Mythical Skin token.
  • Re-rolling shards.
Cosmetic Gemstone cost
Alistar HextechCircle Hextech Alistar SL Rare Gem 10
Annie HextechCircle Hextech Annie SL Rare Gem 10
Darius DreadnovaCircle Dreadnova Darius SL Rare Gem 10
Hecarim LancerZeroCircle Lancer Zero Hecarim SL Rare Gem 10
Kog'Maw HextechCircle Hextech Kog'Maw SL Rare Gem 10
Malzahar HextechCircle Hextech Malzahar SL Rare Gem 10
Poppy HextechCircle Hextech Poppy SL Rare Gem 10
Vayne SoulstealerCircle Soulstealer Vayne SL Rare Gem 10
Hextech Ward Hextech Ward Rare Gem 5

The following is not gemstone-exclusive but can be bought with gemstones:

Cosmetic Gemstone cost
One Masterwork Chest and one Hextech Key.
Hextech Crafting Masterwork Chest Hextech Crafting Key
Rare Gem 1

Legacy

These cosmetics were available at one point and could be obtain in different ways:

  • Buying them with Rare Gem Gemstones
  • Opening a Hextech Crafting Chest Hextech Chest (0.04% chance)
  • Opening a Mythical Skin token Mythical Skin token
  • Re-rolling shards
Cosmetic Gemstone cost Mythical Skin token Token Availability Notes
Sivir NeoPAXCircle Neo PAX Sivir SL Rare Gem 10 Not done 31-Aug-2017 to 8-Jan-2018 Can also be obtained with a Redeemable Code from Riot events.
Dawnbringer Ward Dawnbringer Ward Rare Gem 3 Done Unknown
Nightbringer Ward Nightbringer Ward Rare Gem 3 Done Unknown
Re-Gifted Amumu Emote Re-Gifted Amumu Emote Rare Gem 1 Not done 12-Dec-2017 to 8-Jan-2018 These emotes have been gifted to all player, who owned the corresponding icons from the Snowdown Event 2016.
Snowbells Emote Snowbells Emote Rare Gem 1 Not done
Poro Snax Emote Poro Snax Lover Emote Rare Gem 2 Not done
Hat's Off Emote Hat's Off Emote Rare Gem 5 Not done 26-Jun-2018 to 10-Jul-2018 Reward for all player who bought an emote before V8.12

Lunar Revel

These bundles (icon + golden chroma) were available during the 2018 Lunar Revel event. Each bundle costed Rare Gem 5 gemstones (or one Golden Revel Token Golden Revel Token):

Bundle Gemstone cost Availability
Caitlyn LunarWraithCircle Lunar Wraith Caitlyn SL
Caitlyn LunarWraith (Golden)Golden Caitlyn profileicon
Rare Gem 5 08-Feb-2018 to 19-Feb-2018
Corki DragonwingCircle Dragonwing Corki SL
Corki Dragonwing (Golden)Golden Corki profileicon
Rare Gem 5
Garen WarringKingdomsCircle Warring Kingdoms Garen SL
Garen WarringKingdoms (Golden)Golden Garen profileicon
Rare Gem 5
Katarina WarringKingdomsCircle Warring Kingdoms Katarina SL
Katarina WarringKingdoms (Golden)Golden Katarina profileicon
Rare Gem 5
Sona GuqinCircle Guqin Sona SL
Sona Guqin (Golden)Golden Sona profileicon
Rare Gem 5
Riven DragonbladeCircle Dragonblade Riven SL
Riven Dragonblade (Golden)Golden Riven profileicon
Rare Gem 5