Royal Jelly is a rare Slime Science Resource that is obtained using an apiary. They are mainly used for Glass Desert specific Decorations and Fashion Pod Curios, though are also required to build Refinery and Market Link gadgets.

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Royal jelly is a rare resource obtained with an apiary.

The royal jelly found in the hives across the Far, Far Range is special as it is unnaturally sweet compared to other varieties. It's believed that this is a result of bees collecting small deposits of slime from honey slimes and working it into their royal jelly mixture. If a rancher is lucky enough to acquire some, they'll find its unique properties are very valuable in certain Slime Science endeavors.

On the Ranch:
Deposit royal jelly into the Lab's refinery where it can be used for crafting Slime Science gadgets.

Treasure Pods that contain Royal Jelly

RoyalJelly SP
Treasure Pod Location
The Moss Blanket
Moss Blanket
The Moss Blanket
Moss Blanket
TheAncientRuins SP
Ancient Ruins
The Moss Blanket
Moss Blanket

All of these Treasure Pods also contain 2 Wild Honey

Crates that contain Royal Jelly

Only crates dropped by Gordo Slimes caught on a Gordo Snare, or from those dropped by the Crystal, Hunter, Dervish, Tangle and Mosaic Gordos found in the wild, can contain Royal Jelly. The chance you get Royal Jelly from these crates is the same as its rarity.

Recipes that use Royal Jelly

Gadget type
RoyalJelly SP
Warp Tech

Refinery Link
Market Link



Slimeball Hoop
#1 Slime Stage
Handlebar Fashion Pod
Clip-On Fashion Pod
Googly Fashion Pod
Smart Fashion Pod



  • The Royal Jelly's caption "The king of all jellies... that is, until you meet the queen." is a reference to two enemies from Nick Popovich's previous game, Spiral Knights; the Royal Jelly and the Ice Queen.
  • In the real world, Royal Jelly is substance secreted by worker bees that is fed to Larvae. When a queen dies or is too weak, multiple larvae are selected to be fed large amounts of it to induce development into a queen. The protein that induces the development is named "Royalactin". It is sold and consumed by humans as a dietary supplement, though there is no evidence to suggest there are any health benefits; in fact it may cause allergic reactions.


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