Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon Gems Locations Guide

By   /   Mar 28, 2013

Luigi is finally getting some spotlight of his own. No longer will he have to stay in his brother, Mario’s shadow. However, unlike who defeats Bowser and gets to save the princess, Luigi will be visiting a haunted mansion.

This adventure is certainly not for the faint hearted. Sadly, Luigi is exactly that. So, you will need all the help you can get to build Luigi’s courage and save the day.

Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon Gems Location

This guide specifically deals with the ‘Gems’ collectible found in the game. In this guide, we will tell you the area, mission and exact locations of all the ‘Gems.’ So, let’s not waste any more time and get started.

Gloomy Manor

Round Amethyst (A-1 Poltergust 5000)
Location. This gem is located on a tree. The tree is placed in the Mudroom Exterior, it is by the kennel. You can vacuum the gem from the branches.

Trillion Amethyst (A-1 Poltergust 5000)
Location. You need to flash the purple flowers by the stairs in the front yard to acquire this item.

Baguette Amethyst (A-2 Gear Up)
Location. It is inside the parlor clock. You will need to flash it to acquire it.

Football Amethyst (A-2 Gear Up)
Location. This gem is inside the window curtains stashed in front of the door in the studio. You will need a camera to spot it and the Poltergust to acquire it.

Drop Amethyst (A-3 Quiet Please!)
Location. Locate the suit of armor on the east side of the entrance. You will need to shoot the helmet of the armor on to the painting on the northwest corner of the room.

Pebble Amethyst (A-3 Quiet Please!)
Location. It is in the safe on the ceiling of the dining room. You need to use the Strolbulb to open the safe.

Rhombus Amethyst (A-3 Quiet Please!)
Location. It is in the kitchen. It is frozen in the block of ice in the fridge. You will need to put it on a stove in order to melt the ice of.

Star Amethyst (A-4 Visual Tricks)
Location. There is a hidden door in the patio. You can reveal it by using the Dark Light. Head through the door and look behind the aquarium for this gem.

Octagon Amethyst (A-4 Visual Tricks)
Location. Use the dark light to locate the missing fountain by the swing that goes round and round. Vacuum the spirit balls to collect this gem.

Oval Amethyst (A-4 Visual Tricks)
Location. It is in the library. By the west wall, you will need dark light to reveal a globe. Vacuum the globe to get the gem.

Spindle Amethyst (A-4 Visual Tricks)
Location. In the northwest corner of the study, you will need to A-Pull the curtains to reveal painting. Use dark light on the painting until the gem falls to the floor.

Coffin Amethyst (A-5 Sticky Situation)
Location. In the rafters, you need to find the dresser. Vacuum the gem of its mirror.

Mushroom Amethyst (A-5 Sticky Situation)
Location. In the bedroom, you need to vacuum the area behind the dressing screen.

Haunted Towers

Round Emerald (B-1 A Job for a Plumber)
Location. Under the first flight of steps in the Tower Lobby.

Trillion Emerald (B-1 A Job for a Plumber)
Location. In the tank by the lab’s west wall. You will need a bulb to float through the opening in the top of the tank. You will need to vacuum the gem of the web.

Baguette Emerald (B-2 The Pinwheel Gate)
Location. In the garden. You will need to water the sprout in the southeast corner of the garden. When flower grows, flash it to acquire the gem.

Football Emerald (B-2 The Pinwheel Gate)
Location. It is in the Botany lab. Water the sprout in the northeast corner of the room. When the flower grows, flash it to acquire this gem.

Drop Emerald (B-2 The Pinwheel Gate)
Location. It is in the Seedling Lab. You will need the seed-shooter to hit the mouse running along the north wall of the lab.

Pebble Emerald (B-2 The Pinwheel Gate)
Location. This one is in the west garden. You need to shoot a seed pod at the flytrap in the maintenance area. Now enter the west garden to collect his gem.

Rhombus Emerald (B-3 Graveyard Shift)
Location. Get up the Hollow tree and then use the water bucket in the west alcove to water the sprout in the east alcove. When the flower grows, flash it to acquire the gem.

Star Emerald (B-3 Graveyard Shift)
Location. It is on a tree in the southwest corner of the old graveyard. Use the Poltergust to vacuum the gem of the tree.

Octagon Emerald (B-4 Pool Party)
Location. It is on the sky bridge.You will need to A-Pull the orange flowers in your path.

Oval Emerald (B-4 Pool Party)
Location. This one is in the Rumpus Room. You will need to circle the doll in the center of the room until her head pops off to acquire this gem.

Spindle Emerald (B-4 Pool Party)
Location. Inside the hidden chest in the solarium. You will need to locate the chest via dark light. The chest is placed on a table near the stair case.

Coffin Emerald (B-4 Pool Party)
Location. It is in the conservatory. You must complete the bonus challenge in this area to acquire this gem.

Mushroom Emerald (B-5 Doggone Key)
Location. In the west bathroom. You will need to A-Pull the toilet paper roll to acquire this gem.

Old Clockworks

Round Ruby (C-1 A Timely Entrance)
Location. There is a hidden box at the east end of the tracks. You can reveal it by using dark light. It is inside the box.

Trillion Ruby (C-1 A Timely Entrance)
Location. It is in the warehouse. On the north wall of the warehouse, there is a green spool. You can spot it by using dark light. Unravel the spool to find the gem.

Baguette Ruby (C-1 A Timely Entrance)
Location. It is in the clock tower gate. More specifically in a hidden box in the northwest corner of the area. You can spot the box using the dark light. It is inside the box.

Football Ruby (C-2 Underground Expedition)
Location. It is in the storm cellar. You will need to A-Pull the hanging cloth to reveal painting. Now, use the dark light on the painting to get the gem.

Drop Ruby (C-2 Underground Expedition)
Location. It is in the Canyon Stairs. It is in the southeast corner, hanging on a web. Vacuum it off the web.

Pebble Ruby (C-2 Underground Expedition)
Location. It is in the Quarry. You will need to A-Pull the cart at the bottom of the Quarry. Then go into the revealed area and vacuum the gem off the ceiling.

Rhombus Ruby (C-3 Roundhouse Brawl)
Location. It is in the Clockmaker’s Chambers. Spin the rotor under the ground to set the clock at “9:00.” Then grab the greenie when it pops up from the bed.

Star Ruby (C-3 Roundhouse Brawl)
Location. In the roundhouse on the F2 level. It is inside the box.

Octagon Ruby (C-3 Roundhouse Brawl)
Location. It is inside the roundhouse. It is in the northern edge of the roundhouse. You will need to follow steps from the bottom to locate the gem.

Oval Ruby (C-5 Piece at Last)
Location. In the gear chamber. You will need to complete the bonus challenge hidden behind the north wall of the chamber.

Spindle Ruby (C-5 Piece at Last)
Location. In the Maintenance Hub. You will need to drop down from the huge gear. In the room’s south side there is a hidden box. Use dark light on it to reveal it. Gem is in the box.

Coffin Ruby (C-5 Piece at Last)
Location. In the service elevator’s F1 level. You will need to launch the Toad Assistant to the southeast corner of it.

Mushroom Ruby (Showtime)
Location. This gem is placed in the base of the Movements. You will see it on the outside of the window. Use Vacuum to draw it close.

Secret Mine

Round Sapphire (D-1 Cold Case)
Location. It is in the northeast corner of the smoke house. You will need the dark light to reveal the hidden scarf. You must A-Pull the scarves on the wall. A panel will open up. You can vacuum the gem from there.

Trillion Sapphire (D-1 Cold Case)
Location. It is in the Fishing Hut. You will need to use the Poltergust to vacuum the gem from under the floorboards.

Baguette Sapphire (D-1 Cold Case)
Location. It is in the area called ‘under the ice.’ You will need to launch the toad from the north wall to the shaft. The gem will appear in the center of the area.

Football Sapphire (D-1 Cold Case)
Location. It is in the nest hallway from across the high wires.

Drop Sapphire (D-1 Cold Case)
Location. You will need to return to the airway and retrieve the gem from the barrel, only after you see the gem being carried away by a bat to the elevator via the airway binoculars.

Pebble Sapphire (D-2 Hit Rock Bottom)
Location. This gem is located on the chalet approach. You will need to burn the turkey on the grill and then use it to melt the ice off the framed painting. Use the dark light on the painting to get the game.

Rhombus Sapphire (D-2 Hit Rock Bottom)
Location. Placed in the centre of the prospector’s crossing. Use the dark light to reveal the hidden pickaxe in the southwest corner of the room. After that, spin the pickaxe to find the two logs. Shift the logs on to the ice in the center to release the gem.

Star Sapphire (D-2 Hit Rock Bottom)
Location. This gem is in the skip slope. It is near the west wall of the are beyond the large wheel. You will need to time your jump to get through the wheel.

Octagon Sapphire (D-2 Hit Rock Bottom
Location. You will need to A-Pull the chain at the bottom of the shaft. This will open the chute from where you can collect the gem.

Oval Sapphire (D-2 Hit Rock Bottom)
Location. It is on the ceiling of the deep hall. To locate you will need to stand between the conveyer belt and the fire and look up. You will see the gem stuck in ice. You will need to launch the burning ember to release it from the ice.

Spindle Sapphire (D-3 Across the Chasm)
Location. This gem is in the crossroads. Use the dark light to locate the hidden overturned cart on the western ledge. Vacuum the snow from the cart to collect the gem.

Coffin Sapphire (D-3 Across the Chasm)
Location. For this you must pass through the Crystal Quarry E-Gate. After this, when you return to the chalet, the gem will spring up from the couch.

Mushroom Sapphire (D-3 Across the Chasm)
Location. To collect this gem you must win the snowball fight in against three Hiders in the high wires outhouse.

Treacherous Mansion

Round Diamond (E-1 Front-Door Key)
Location. This gem is in the underground lab. You need to vacuum a couple of things. First, the wheel then the helmet of suit of armor and blast it into the glass jar on the east wall. After that, vacuum the gem from the shelf.

Trillion Diamond (E-1 Front-Door Key)
Location. It is in the haunted catacombs. Just follow the paths set by the suits of armor to the big webbing and after that a framed painting. Use dark light on it and then light it on fire. After that clear the webs from the wall.

Baguette Diamond (E-1 Front-Door Key)
Location. This one is at the Cliffside on the B2 level. You need to vacuum the gem from the vine.

Football Diamond (E-2 Double Trouble)
Location. This one is under the front entrance stairs. You need to use dark light on the nearby gargoyles and then pull the revealed chain to open the secret compartment.

Drop Diamond (E-2 Double Trouble)
Location. This one is in the restrooms. You will need A-Pull the chain in the western half of the restrooms, then collect the gem once it pops.

Pebble Diamond (E-2 Double Trouble)
Location. This gem is on the gargoyle’s roof. You will need to collect all the stars located in this area. After that, the gem will appear in the center of the area.

Rhombus Diamond (E-2 Double Trouble)
Location. This gem is in the ancient exhibit. Grab the bucket from the dark age exhibit and fill it with water from the jungle exhibit. After that, water the sprout in the southwest corner of the ancient exhibit. A flower will grow flash it to collect the gem.

Star Diamond (E-3 A Train to Catch)
Location. In the aviation exhibit, under the grate. You will need to A-Pull the sandbags attached to the balloon. After that balloon will fly away revealing the gem.

Octagon Diamond (E-3 A Train to Catch)
Location. This gem is in the nautical exhibit. You need to place a filled water bucket on the pressured plate in the nautical exhibit. Go through to the door towards the pirate ship. At the end of the ship you will find the gem.

Oval Diamond (E-3 A Train to Catch)
Location. This one is in the dark age exhibit. You will need to get the blue book from the study using the bulb. You will need to place the blue book in the bookcase along the north wall in the dark age exhibit to find the game.

Spindle Diamond (E-3 A Train to Catch)
Location. You need to get a bulb into the Jungle Exhibit, then float up to level F2. Clear the crows from the area, vacuum the gold bulb and collect the coins that appear. Collect all of the coins before they vanish to reveal a chest. Then open the chest to find the Spindle Diamond.

Coffin Diamond (E-3 A Train to Catch)
Location. N/A

Mushroom Diamond (E-3 A Train to Catch)
Location. This gem is in the train exhibit. You will have to use the dark light to reveal a hidden part of the track. After that wait for the train to appear and ride it once around the room to automatically collect this gem.

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