Physical Protect Gem Effect and Rating | Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition

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This page is about the Physical Protect 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 Physical Protect, and whether or not you should use the Physical Protect gem can all be found here!

Physical Protect Gem Effect and Basic Info

General Information

Physical Protect
Effect Activated at the start of a battle by (%). Reduces physical damage by (%).
Color Orange
Equipment Type Armour
Category Defence
Base Sell Price 400
Gem Rating C Rank Icon

Physical Protect Rank Values and Max Value

Rank Minimum Value Maximum Value
Rank I
4
10
Rank II
12
18
Rank III
20
26
Rank IV
28
34
Rank V
36
42
Rank VI
44
50
Max Combined 50%

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

Are Physical Protect Gems Any Good?

Do not equip Physical Protect!

Physical Protect is a gem that has little to no value. They have subpar effects, even in situations that seem to call for them. Crystals that can be crafted to Physical Protect gems are better off selling.

How to Get Physical Protect Crystals

Sources of Physical Protect Crystals
Tephra Cave: Falsel Bunniv
Bionis' Leg: Gogol

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