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Gems provide 3 different bonuses depending on what they're inserted into: Helms, Weapons, and "Other". What do off-hand items like Wizard orbs, Demon Hunter quivers, and Witch Doctor mojos count as?

I'm leaning toward "other", but technically these items are equipped in weapon slots. Which is it?

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Off-hands use "other" gem bonuses.

gem off-hand

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Any off-hand items are not counted as weapons, thus they will the "other" bonus from gems.

Off-hand Book

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They count as "other".

I've tested this, and you definitely do not get the weapon bonus for shields, mojos, etc..

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