Critical Up Gem Effect and Rating | Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition

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This page is about the Critical Up Gem from Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition (XC1) for the Nintendo Switch. Everything about this gem, including its effect at each rank, equipment type, where to find Critical Up, and whether or not you should use the Critical Up gem can all be found here!

Critical Up Gem Effect and Basic Info

General Information

Critical Up
Effect Increases a weapon's critical hit rate by (%).
Color Orange
Equipment Type Weapon
Category Attribute
Base Sell Price 1750
Gem Rating S Rank Icon

Critical Up Rank Values and Max Value

Rank Minimum Value Maximum Value
Rank I
Rank II
Rank III
Rank IV
Rank V
Rank VI
Max Combined 25%

Max Combined refers to the maximum buff that a character can receive through equipping gems of this type.

Are Critical Up Gems Any Good?

Equip Critical Up right away!

Critical Up is a great gem to have at all times of the game. It can be equipped by the majority of your characters, and cannot be easily replaced by other gems aside from the same gem with a higher rank. This gem will prove its worth all throughout the game!

How to Get Critical Up Crystals

Sources of Critical Up Crystals
Satorl Marsh: Despotic Arsene

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