That means players will need to continuously farm gems while playing the game as they will not be able to reuse those previously placed into sockets D2R Ladder Items. Find the most efficient places for farming and have an entirely new gem ready go prior to removing from the one you have already.
How to remove Gems within Diablo 2: Resurrected.The way to get rid of Gems from sockets is to use the Horadric Cube, an item which can be found on the lower floor of the Halls of the Dead in Diablo 2's second act. It's linked to a variety of quests, however it's also available early in the game for creating a multitude of recipes, and even combining gems.
If you're not familiar with it, the Horadric Cube has the ability to transform any combination of things into something entirely different this is precisely how players will get rid of the socketed pieces of gear. The best way to do this is to place the item that is socketed, a Hel rune as well as a Scroll of Town Portal into the Cube, and then click "Transmute."
Finding The Components.To provide a bit of certainty about where these components can be found, the most consistent option for Hel runes in Diablo 2: Resurrected is the Countess on nightmare Cheap Diablo 2 Resurrected Items, or hell difficulty. Also, for The Scroll of Town Portal, players can simply buy it from the various vendors within the game.