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The massively updated expansion to 2014's roguelike of the year, The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth. Developed by Nicalis, Inc. and Edmund McMillen, released on 30th October 2015.

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Is Circle of Protection's reflection effect based on luck?

Every source I've found says that the Circle of Protection gives "a chance" to reflect the bullets it touches. Is that a flat chance or is it luck-based? If it's the latter, what's the amount of luck ...
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How does the damage resistance on Hush work, and how can you overcome it?

While trying to get all of my completion marks I have noticed a bit of an issue when it comes to fighting Hush in the Blue Womb. No matter what my build strength, the amount of damage I am able to ...
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Where is Satan?

In my Isaac run I stumbled upon something weird... When I entered the devil room Satan was replaced with an angel. What is this angel doing in a deal with the devil? Also is there some more meaning ...
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When do passive item rerolls stop working?

I recently did a greed mode run in which I broke the game with the D20, battery strategy. (Reroll into chests and reroll some more untill you can't see the floor anymore). Since this allowed me to ...
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What happens in the 3rd victory lap if I don't have The Lost?

According to the wiki if you start your 3rd victory lap your character will automatically turn into The Lost. I haven't unlocked the character yet and I was wondering what will happen if I start my ...
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Which of the items I had led to me getting a lot of black hearts?

While playing The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth, I noticed that I got a huge amount of black hearts, which never happened to me before. I already know a lot of items, but it looks like some of them ...
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Is it worth picking up Chaos in Greed Mode?

So Chaos is a really neat passive item that causes future items to be chosen from random item pools. Basically that means any item can appear anywhere at anytime until that specific item pool is ...
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What does the Recycling Box do?

In the shop in Greed Mode there is a Recycling box that you can donate coins into. What does it do? I put some in but didn't notice any difference.
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Why am I spawning random familiars as Lilith?

So I'm playing as Lilith and for some reason I keep spawning random familiars. I picked up Little Steven but Succubus and the Leech are not familiars I acquired via shop or item room. Where did they ...
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What is the second, bearded form of the keeper character about?

Needing four more hard mode unlocks (Lilith: boss rush, Hush | Keeper: The Lamb, Mega Satan ) my character keeper has now a new visual: I can't find any info on the wikis or the net besides that the ...
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Super Secret Room with black poop and spikes

Since the afterbirth DLC you can stumble upon super secret rooms with nothing but spikes and a black poop in the center of the room. Is there anything more to it or is this just a "You get nothing!" ...
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What is making me teleport instead of die?

So, I'm playing Afterbirth and twice in a row on the same floor (once at Krampus and once in a random room) I have been teleported to a different room on taking fatal damage. I looked up all my items ...
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How can I tell what are my greed machine percentages for each character?

Is there a way to tell what my greed machine percentages are for each character without beating Ultra Greed with each?
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How can I increase my chances of finding the Missing Poster?

With the Afterbirth expansion, there a new way to get to The Lost, by sacrificing Isaac in the Sacrifice Room while holding the Missing Poster. The bad news is, I don't know where to get the Missing ...
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Is BFFS! item affecting Lilith's damage?

As Platinum God states, BFFS! pickup makes your familiars do more damage. Lilith's incubus definitely seems to be enlarged after picking up the item, but does it's damage increase too? While it ...
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What items are useless on Lilith?

Last time I was playing greed mode with Lilith I came upon Blood Clot pickup which normally causes a character to shoot one normal tear and one damage-enhanced alternately. I know that in case of ...
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? Card destroys Blank card

I was playing greed mode and I got Jera, Blank card and glitter bombs. During the greed fight, I dropped a bunch of bombs and started spamming Jera and the room was filled with shit. I picked up some ...
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Can you now obtain different pickups instead of coins in Greed Mode?

I'm playing some runs in Greed Mode after the last update patch and I've noticed something different in the last one. Accorging to Rebirth wikia: At the start of each wave, several pennies are ...
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How to show stats info on HUD?

How to show all the stats numeric values on HUD as can be seen on the screen to the left in this question? I know about the extended HUD option in options screen, but it only showed items that I ...
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How does Dead Eye interact with multi-shot effects?

Dead Eye gives an increasing damage multiplier based on how many consecutive hits you've landed. In a recent run I collected it along with 20/20 and Inner Eye, giving me 6 tears per shot total. I ...
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A Nickel that can't be picked up

I've played several runs in these days, and I've encountered twice a strange Nickel that I can't pick up. I thought it was a bug, but two clues make an evidence. It has nothing different from a ...
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How do I open this spiky chest?

I found a spiky chest. I'm assuming it's going to hurt me when I touch it. Is there any way I can open it without getting damaged?
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Is it possible to receive Luck Up collecting a coin?

I'm doing the Daily run (today is with The Lost) and something strange has just happened. I've collected a normal Coin and the message "Luck Up" has popped up. How is this possible? Is there now a ...
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Are there Secret Rooms in Greed Mode?

In the Afterbirth DLC there is a new feature called Greed Mode. According to the Rebirth wikia: Each floor has a Curse Room, a Devil Room, a double-wide Shop, and an exit room all connected to a ...
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How do I get to a button placed over a pit in the Flooded Caves?

I have found this new room layout: As you can see, the button to open the doors is placed over a pit. Is this a bug? How am I supposed to get out of this room without flight? Am I supposed to just ...
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What's Multidimensional Baby's tears effect?

I've just tried my first run with the new DLC of Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth, and I've found several new items. One of them is this Devil item: It's called Multidimensional Baby and it costs 1 ...
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How do I break my game?

How do I break the game at the chest to get all/lots of the items? I know you need the D6 (already unlocked), but what else do I need to do and get?