First time playing Xenoblade Chronicles? Check out some of our useful guides below!
See our full spoiler-free review of Xenoblade Chronicles DE here!
This is a list of Defence Gems in Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition (XC1) for the Nintendo Switch. To learn the effects and max values of all Defence Gems, as well as our ranking, read on!
Defence gems will reduce the effects of enemy status effects like poison, paralyze, etc. They are best used with certain enemies in mind (enemies that tend to topple can be fought with topple resist gems).
|Chill Defence||Decreases Chill damage received by (%).||100%|
|Sleep Resist||Grants resistance against Sleep by (%).||100%|
|Slow Resist||Grants resistance against Slow by (%).||100%|
|Bind Resist||Grants resistance against Bind by (%).||100%|
|Poison Defence||Decreases Poison damage taken by (%).||100%|
|Spike Defence||Decreases Spike damage taken by (%).||100%|
|Paralysis Resist||Grants resistance against Paralysis by (%).||100%|
|Debuff Resist||Grants resistance against all debuffs by (%).||100%|
|Daze Resist||Grants resistance against Daze by (%).||100%|
|Pierce Resist||Grants resistance against Pierce by (%).||100%|
|Blaze Defence||Reduces Blaze damage taken by (%).||100%|
|Lock-On Resist||Grants resistance against Lock-On by (%).||100%|
|Confuse Resist||Grants resistance against Confuse by (%).||100%|
|Ether Protect||Activated at the start of a battle by (%). Reduces ether damage by (%).||50%|
|Auto-Atk Stealth||Reduces aggro drawn from using auto-attacks by (%).||50%|
|Arts Stealth||Reduces aggro drawn from using Arts by (%).||50%|
|Topple Resist||Grants resistance against Topple by (%).||100%|
|Good Footing||Grants resistance against Blow-Down by (%).||100%|
|Arts Seal Resist||Grants resistance against Arts Seal by (%).||100%|
|Bleed Defence||Reduces Bleed damage taken by (%).||100%|
|Divine Protect||Grants resistance against Instant Death by (%).||100%|
|Physical Protect||Activated at the start of a battle by (%). Reduces physical damage by (%).||50%|
|Gem Equipment Types|
|Gem Tier List||Gem Crafting Guide|
The Like Feature
You can save a comment for later by giving it a Like.
As a member:Get access to several features!
List of Defence Gems
Genshin Impact Guide & Walkthrough Wiki
Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Switch) Wiki Guide
Pokémon Sword and Shield Guide & Walkthrough Wiki
Fire Emblem Heroes (FEH) Guide & Walkthrough Wiki
Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity Guide & Walkthrough Wiki
Cyberpunk 2077 Guide & Walkthrough Wiki
Assassin's Creed: Valhalla Guide & Walkthrough Wiki
Demon's Souls PS5 Guide & Walkthrough Wiki
Epic Seven Guide & Walkthrough Wiki
Fire Emblem: Three Houses (FE3H) Guide & Walkthrough Wiki
I've been having trouble with Avalanche Abaasy. Does anyone have tips for that asshollll
In her perspective, you're the shota.
© 2010 - 2020 Nintendo / MONOLITHSOFT. Xenoblade Chronicles and Nintendo Switch are trademarks of Nintendo. © 2020 Nintendo.
The copyrights of videos of games used in our content and other intellectual property rights belong to the provider of the game.
The contents we provide on this site were created personally by members of the Game8 editorial department.
We refuse the right to reuse or repost content taken without our permission such as data or images to other sites.