Gel

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Gel
Stack digit 9.pngStack digit 9.pngStack digit 9.png
Gel inventory icon
Statistics
Type Crafting materialAmmunition
Tooltip 'Both tasty and flammable'
Rarity Rarity Level: 0
Sell 1 Copper Coin
Internal Item ID: 23

Gel is a common crafting material dropped by most slimes and Slimed Zombies. Gel is vital due to it being an ingredient in Torches, and is used regularly from the beginning stages all the way through to endgame scenarios. It is also used as ammunition for the Flamethrower and the Elf Melter, and can therefore be stored in the players inventory ammo slots.

Crafting[edit | edit source]

Used in[edit | edit source]

All versions[edit | edit source]

Result IngredientsCrafting Station
Torch.png
Torch (3) 
Gel.pngGel By Hand
Wood.pngWood
Sticky Glowstick.png Gel.pngGel
Glowstick.pngGlowstick (5)
Sticky Bomb.png Gel.pngGel
Bomb.pngBomb
Sticky Grenade.png
Sticky Grenade (5) Desktop only.pngConsole only.pngMobile only.png
Gel.pngGel
Grenade.pngGrenade (5)
Lesser Healing Potion.png Bottle.pngBottle (2)
Bottle (crafting station).png Placed
Bottle
 
or
Alchemy Table.png Alchemy
Table
 Desktop only.png
Gel.pngGel (2)
Mushroom.pngMushroom
Slime Block.png Gel.pngGel Solidifier.png Solidifier
Asphalt Block.png Gel.pngGel Blend-O-Matic.png Blend-O-Matic
Stone Block.pngStone Block (2)

Desktop Version[edit | edit source]

Result IngredientsCrafting Station
Sticky Dynamite.png Gel.pngGel By Hand
Dynamite.pngDynamite
Slime Crown.png Gel.pngGel (20) Demon Altar.png Crimson Altar.png Altars
Gold Crown.pngGold Crown
Slime Crown.png Gel.pngGel (20)
Platinum Crown.pngPlatinum Crown

Mobile and Console Version[edit | edit source]

Result IngredientsCrafting Station
Slime Crown.png Gel.pngGel (99) Demon Altar.png Crimson Altar.png Altars
Gold Crown.pngGold Crown
Slime Crown.png Gel.pngGel (99)
Platinum Crown.pngPlatinum Crown

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • Though the tooltip says 'tasty and flammable', gel cannot be eaten. The only edible item it is used to create is a health potion.
  • Gel will appear different colors in the player's inventory depending on what color gel was first looted in a particular stack by that player, i.e. appearing as green rather than its original blue.
  • If two differently colored stacks of gel are combined, the new stack takes on the color of the stack put onto the other, no matter the stack size.
    • The gel color will return to blue, if you drop and pick it back up.
      • The gel color will also return to blue if you exit a world and rejoin.

Tips[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The "tasty" part may be a reference to the indie game "World Of Goo", in which it's mentioned that the goo balls are delicious.
    • It also may be a reference to "Tales of" series, where gels (known as gummies in Japanese versions) are often described as "tasty" and are used to heal HP, TP or both.

History[edit | edit source]

Consumables: Healing Potion.png Potions ( Inferno Potion.png Buff Potions) • Shuriken.png Thrown Weapons

High Velocity Bullet.png Ammunition • Jungle Grass Seeds.png Seeds • Fallen Star.png Materials ( Feather.png Drops • Copper Ore.png Ores • Iron Bar.png Bars) • Silver Coin.png Other