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Doples mirror Isaac's movements exactly. They attack by firing projectiles but only when Isaac fires tears, and these shots are fired at the same frequency as Isaac's tears.

Variations[]

Evil Twin[]

Evil Twins shoot three spread blood shots instead of one but have a reduced fire rate. Also, due to the fact that they have flight, they cannot be hurt by spikes.

Notes[]

Notes[]

  • Doples often appear in rooms that have hazards, such as Spikes. It is possible to kill a Dople by maneuvering Isaac in such a way that the Dople walks onto a hazard, though these spots are often blocked by obstacles such as rocks, key blocks, or Hosts.
  • If Isaac attacks with an item that replaces regular tears with a charged attack such as Brimstone Brimstone, Doples and Evil Twins will only attack when the beam first starts to charge up.
  • If Isaac is blindfolded, Doples and Evil Twins will not attack.
  • If Isaac has low tear delay, the Dople (but not the Evil Twin) will fire very rapidly at the same rate as Isaac, making it very dangerous.
  • The Dople, despite mirroring Isaac's movements exactly, do not mimic his range. As a result, they can be significantly easier if Isaac has a higher range and attacks from as much of a distance as possible.
  • Removed in Afterbirth † If you are to charm a Dople/Evil Twin in a room with other enemies, the Dople/Evil Twin will try to copy the movement of every other enemy in the room, resulting in teleportation all around the room at very high speeds.
  • Added in Repentance When playing with multiple characters, such as Jacob and Esau Jacob and Esau or when using Soul of the Forgotten Soul of the Forgotten, Doples/Evil Twins will mimic only one of them. Multiple Doples/Evil Twins will mimic different characters.
    • If a temporary character dies, their Dople/Evil Twin will also die.

Trivia[]

  • Evil Twins appear to have The Inner Eye The Inner Eye ability, given the fact that it has a spread of 3 shots and a slower fire rate compared to Doples.
  • Doples and Evil Twins are based on the term doppelganger, which means a double of a living person.
  • Doples are a reference to Doppelgängers from the game Tomb Raider. It's a replica of Lara Croft, the protagonist of the video game, and can be found in The Great Pyramid. It's a skinless creature that would mirror the player's movements and could be tricked into jumping into a pit of molten lava.


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