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Added in Repentance

Dream Catcher is a passive item added in The Binding of Isaac: Repentance.


  • During the transition between floors, Isaac's nightmare shows the item that will be found in the Treasure Room Treasure Room and what Boss will be at the end of the floor.
  • Grants half a soul heart upon entering a new floor.


  • On XL floors, both items and bosses are shown.
  • If the floor Isaac is going to has no Treasure Rooms, Dream Catcher will simply show the floor's boss.
  • On Corpse Corpse II, the boss will appear as a blank space; on the special Mausoleum Mausoleum/Gehenna Gehenna II floor that leads to Home Home, it will appear as Mom Mom.
  • If there are no Treasure Rooms or bosses on the floor (i.e. in The Shop The Shop, Ultra Greed Ultra Greed, and Home Home), the dream will instantly be skipped.
  • On The Void The Void, the Dream Catcher will show all the bosses that can be found in the various boss rooms, starting with Delirium Delirium.
  • Dream Catcher cannot show glitched items generated by TMTRAINER TMTRAINER. Instead, it will just show The Sad Onion The Sad Onion.
  • Dream Catcher will show a poop in the Treasure Room if there are no item pedestals in the room.
  • The Half Soul Heart Half Soul Heart will be granted for each floor of the Ascent.
  • If the player is not interested in the item of the Treasure Room and has no way to reroll it, then he should not enter the Treasure Room at all to increase the chances of encountering a Planetarium Planetarium


  • Devil's Crown Devil's Crown: Dream Catcher will show what the Treasure Room will have if Isaac chooses to enter the room without the crown.
  • More Options More Options: Dream Catcher will not show the third item if going to alt path.
  • Red Key Red Key: When on alt path if a bonus Treasure Room is encountered before the regular Treasure Room, the left item from the dream sequence will appear as part that reward pool, but the right (?) item will still be in the regular Treasure Room.

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Bug Bug! Dream Catcher will not show the correct items in Greed Mode.
Bug Bug! Using Glowing Hour Glass Glowing Hour Glass to go back to the previous floor will keep the soul heart that was obtained from Dream Catcher.
Bug Bug! Wrong items are shown when combined with Broken Glasses Broken Glasses unless More Options More Options is acquired.
Bug Bug! Switch If Dream Catcher Dream Catcher is obtained, the game crashes when the floor transition cutscene starts, in Normal/Hard mode. Also, upon entering the next treasure room after the floor transition cutscenes in Greed/Greedier mode.