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Butter Bean is an unlockable activated item.

Effects[ | ]

  • Upon use, Isaac farts and knocks back nearby enemies.
    • (except in Rebirth) Projectiles are also deflected.
      • (in Repentance) Enemies pushed into walls or obstacles take 10 + 2 * (floor - 1) damage.
      • (in Repentance) The deflected projectiles deal 6 damage if they would've hurt Isaac for half a heart, and 7 for a full heart.

Notes[ | ]

  • (in Afterbirth †) If Isaac swaps Butter Bean for a different active item, then picks up Butter Bean again, it has a 10% chance to transform into Collectible Wait What iconWait What?.
  • (in Repentance) When a run is started, the game has a 5% chance to replace Butter Bean with Collectible Wait What iconWait What? in item pools. Both items are generally not available in the same run.

Synergies[ | ]

  • (in Repentance)Collectible Bird's Eye iconBird's Eye/(in Afterbirth † and Repentance)Collectible Ghost Pepper iconGhost Pepper: Shoots a flame behind Isaac upon each use of Butter Bean. Two flames will be shot if Isaac also has Collectible Car Battery iconCar Battery.
  • (in Repentance)Collectible Book of Virtues iconBook of Virtues: Spawns white wisps on the inner ring. The wisps do not shoot tears, have only 1 health each, release farts that knockback upon death, and cannot be carried across rooms.
  • (in Repentance)Panic ButtonPanic Button: Activates Butter Bean upon taking damage. If the damage was from a projectile that Butter Bean can knock away, it will be negated.

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Trivia[ | ]

  • The sprite of this item is exactly identic to (in Afterbirth † and Repentance)Collectible Wait What iconWait What?, making them the two only items strictly identic of the game.