“This one makes my fingers tingle.”
“Such things used to bring me happiness.”
“IT SHIMMERS IN MY HANDS.”
“This will be quite powerful with some fuel.”
“Orange you glad we found you, gem?”
“The world looks fractured when I peer through it!”
“I miss oranges...”
Orange Gem is an item used to craft several Ancient items in Don't Starve. It can be used to craft The Lazy Forager, which automatically collects items, and The Lazy Explorer, which teleports the player a short distance across the screen.
Orange Gems are obtained by mining Ancient Statues, destroying Broken Clockworks, breaking certain Relics, opening Ornate Chests, and hammering Ancient Pseudoscience Stations in the Ruins.
Reign of Giants
In the Reign of Giants DLC, Orange Gems have a 0.02% chance to be dropped by Tumbleweeds, making them a renewable
In the Shipwrecked DLC, Orange Gems can be found in buried X Marks the Spot treasure chests.
Don't Starve Together
In Don't Starve Together, the Dragonfly has a chance to drop Orange Gems upon death. Orange Gems can also be inserted into Cratered Moonrocks to acquire an Orange Moonlens.
- The Orange Gem's element appears to be laziness; its opposite being the Green Gem.