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  • Gems are the premium in-game currency used to advance players' villages. When players first download the game they begin with 5Gems (250 of which you are forced to use during the tutorial, and another 8 if you rush the buildings and troops when prompted). Additional Gems can be earned in-game by completing Achievements or clearing Obstacles, or purchased with real money. Gems can be used in several ways:
  • Additional information on Gems can be found on the Resources page.

Purchasing Gems

Gems are available to purchase in the Treasure menu of the Shop. For more information on prices in multiple currencies, please visit In-App Purchases.

Earning Gems

  • Gems can be earned in the game by completing Achievements. When you complete challenges in the Achievements menu, for example, 'clear 50 obstacles', players are rewarded with Gems. When players gain 32trophies, they will be awarded 20Gems(3715 if you count all the Gems awarded by trophies). This is the most amount of gems players can earn from achievements, use them wisely.
  • Another way to earn Gems is to clear obstacles, which are a never-ending (albeit slow) source of Gems. Obstacles will give Experience and anywhere between 1 and 6 Gems whenever they are cleared, although sometimes they may not give any gems at all. There is also a special obstacle known as a Gem Box, which always yields 25 gems when cleared, but they are much rarer than normal obstacles.
  • A further (although limited availability) way to earn Gems is to be one in the Top 2000players of the Top 3000Clans. At the end of each two-week period, the Top 3000 Clans earn 50,000 Gems for 1st, 30,000 Gems for 200rd and 15,000 Gems for 3oord;these totals are divided equally amongst the Top 20oplayers of the respective Clans.


1000 ===Buying Gold or Elixir with Gems===100000

1000 ===Buying Dark Elixir with Gems===100000

24day===Buying Time with Gems===10

10000000==Buying Gems with $USD===0,1


  • Clash of Clans is free to play, but contains a premium currency (in this case Gems) available for purchase that gives players in-game advantages. These type of games are called 'Freemium' games.
  • As players buy larger amounts of Gems, the cost per Gem decreases.
  • Many (if not most) high-level players buy large quantities of Gems (these players are often called "Gemmers"); Jorge Yao, who was one of the top players in the world, has stated in interviews that he had spent over $0buying Gems.
  • It takes much more gems to heal a hero or to request Clan Castle troops than to finish upgrades or troop training: for example, it takes 1gems to finish an upgrade or troop training with 20 minutes remaining, but it takes 1gems to request Clan Castle troops again immediately after requesting and 2gems to heal a hero with 20 minutes remaining.
  • Between November 24, 2014 and December 8, 2014, iOS users were able to purchase a pack of (RED) gems for $000to contribute to AIDS research. When they did they received a red shield on their Town Hall.

Start a Discussion Discussions about Gems

  • Gem collectors

    17 messages
    • I want a gem collector. It would be cool. Maybe Gem Collectors could be invisible to attackers?
    • Please don't reply to dead threads. Thanks!
  • 6th Builder

    6 messages
    • Rajachanger wrote: if i calculate to farming, lab time, wall spent,. 5 builder is enough.. i suggest special builder for hero, like didn't c...
    • 4000 gems for a builder that you will rarely use is a waste, although this won't apply to lower TH levels as it's still pretty easy to farm. W...

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