Travel back in time to Ancient Rome in Jewels of Rome™! A struggling settlement in a remote but beautiful corner of the Roman Empire needs your help to be restored to its former glory. Play hundreds of match-3 levels, meet charismatic characters, follow the suspenseful storyline and build this close-knit village into a sprawling Roman city!

This game is a unique and epic combination of city building and match-3, tied together with a storyline full of twists and turns, Mediterranean culture, and an atmospheric and vibrant setting of Ancient Rome. You’ve been named the prefect of a troubled settlement in a distant corner of the Roman Empire. Help the determined residents revive their community after a disastrous betrayal by your scheming predecessor, Cassius. Reconstruct an impressive settlement that’s worthy of legends, thwart Cassius’ evil machinations and ensure that fortune favors your citizens once again!

While this game is absolutely free to play, you have the ability to unlock optional bonuses via in-app purchases from within the game. You may disable in-app purchases in your device settings

● PLAY through a unique combination of match-3 and city building in one game
● GO on an adventure through Roman history, fantasy, and myths
● MEET villagers, nobles, craftsmen, Gods and mortals on your way to glory
● MASTER hundreds of unique match-3 levels
● WIELD incredible boosters and power-up combos
● UNLOCK a variety of beautiful buildings and landmarks in the city to rebuild and upgrade
● FOLLOW your friends’ progress with the innovative built-in social network
● iPhone XR support
● iPad Pro Display Support

Game available in: English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Korean, Chinese, Japanese, Traditional Chinese

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What’s New

Version 1.4.400

HALLOWEEN SHIP FROM GALLIA – On the eve of Samhain, when the border between the worlds of the living and the dead is so thin, a ship filled with mysterious guests appeared from nowhere and docked at the shores of the Roman settlement. On this same day, the daughter of the insula's landlord, Aurora, suddenly went missing. All clues suggest that the little girl was kidnapped by a demon called "Gello,” who arrived with the guests. Will you be able to unravel the mystery of the girl's disappearance and return her back home?
SPOOKY DEMON GELLO EVENT – Complete 150 new event levels and assemble five new festive collections to be rewarded with boo-tiful avatars, a unique Gello Necklace Talisman, Gello's Treasures and other valuable prizes and bonuses.
FIXES AND IMPROVEMENTS – Your favorite match-3 adventure is only getting better. Check it out!

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Ratings and Reviews

4.5 out of 5
10K Ratings

10K Ratings

PKE2040 ,

Enjoying Myself So Far

This is the 1st game that I’ve played that’s only about gem matching. I admit it’s tough at times but I’m enjoying the challenge, with the options of having a variety of tools to help when I just feel stuck and don’t want to keep trying.

My biggest complaint is having the experience progress bar portray my status as a percentage. I’ve wasted several high-value energy items because I couldn’t tell how close I was to reaching the next level, where my energy would fully recharge. Some players may be fine with a percentage but I want at least the option of seeing the progress as a point value, like other G5 games.

My second biggest complaint is not being able to see what my max level value is. The only way I know is when I do a full recharge.

And I can’t figure out when the Barrel tool would be used. A tutorial or FAQ on a website or social media would be nice.

Developer Response ,

Hi there, thank you so much for the review and sharing your concerns. We greatly appreciate your suggestions, as they help us make Jewels of Rome even more enjoyable for our players. Your feedback will be forwarded to our development team.

If you're having any difficulties with the game, please email us at and we will do our best to help you.

YouWon'tLetMe ,

How disappointing!

I started playing this game and was finally enjoying a match game. It asked me to review it quickly but I waited because other games would do the same and then get impossible hard. I had hoped that this game wouldn’t, but I was wrong. Now the game makes it almost impossible to win..constantly “hinting “ that I need to use the special helpers..that cost $$. I understand that but some people can’t afford to buy their way through games. Also, (and THIS is what’s really troublesome) if “I” can see when a game is (do I say RIGGED?) set up to keep you from winning then you’ve ruined what could have been fantastic! I was ready to give this game 5 stars because I was loving it. I don’t want to play anymore. I would have thought that the game makers would have wanted glowing reviews..guess not.

Developer Response ,

Hi, thanks for playing Jewels of Rome! We apologize for your frustrating experience. We’ll make sure your feedback is forwarded to our developers team.

Any station, anywhere anytime! ,

Love far

They ask for reviews too quickly! So far it’s great fun and glitch free! If you like Cradles of Rome, you’ll like this one! Colorful and easy to understand the point of the game. The only suggestion I have so far is to add the percentage needed to level up in a site. If you get a quest/task to increase your rank in a specific site, it would help to know how close you are. Otherwise don’t change anything!! Another great G5 game!
Update on this is review is the game get VERY hard very quick. Great game but not for those unwilling to pay real cash to move forward.

Developer Response ,

Hi there! Thank you for your review - we’ll make sure your feedback is forwarded to the team.


G5 Entertainment AB
154.3 MB

Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.


English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese

Age Rating
Rated 4+
© 2019 G5 Holdings Limited. Published by G5 Entertainment AB. All Rights Reserved.
In-App Purchases
  1. Special Offer $0.99
  2. Handful of Coins $1.99
  3. Sack of Coins $4.99


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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