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Cupid's Arrow is a passive item.

Effects[ | ]

  • Grants piercing tears that travel through enemies (but not obstacles) instead of breaking on impact with them.
    • (except in Repentance) Also pierces through PoopPoop and Fire PlaceFire Places.
    • (except in Repentance) Tears no longer apply knockback to enemies.

Interactions[ | ]

  • (in Afterbirth and Afterbirth †)Collectible 8 Inch Nails icon8 Inch Nails/(in Afterbirth and Afterbirth †)BlisterBlister/(except in Repentance)Collectible Pisces iconPisces: Tears can now knock enemies back again, but the knockback effectiveness of these items is reduced.
  • Collectible Dr. Fetus iconDr. Fetus: Bombs travel through enemies. When combined with Collectible Ipecac iconIpecac, bombs do not explode upon hitting enemies.
    • (in Repentance) Bombs also deal 2.5x Isaac's damage to enemies when passing through them.
  • Collectible Fire Mind iconFire Mind: Tears will continue to pierce enemies while retaining the explosion chance.
  • (except in Repentance)Collectible Ipecac iconIpecac: Pierces through PoopPoop and Fire PlaceFire Places, but not enemies.

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Trivia[ | ]

  • This item is used in Slow Roll (challenge #15) and (in Afterbirth † and Repentance) Pong (challenge #35).
  • The item name is a reference to Valentine's Day and Cupid shooting an arrow into people's hearts to make them fall in love with someone.
  • Despite its name, it does not charm enemies.