Eye of Belial

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Eye   of   Belial
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"Possessed tears!"
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Removed in Repentance(page 4, column 17, row 5)
Added in Repentance(page 4, column 18, row 5)
Unlock Method
Eye of Belial Defeat Ultra Greedier as Judas
Added in Afterbirth †

Eye of Belial is an unlockable passive item added in The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth †.

Effects[edit | edit source]

  • +1.5 range.
  • +1.0 tear height.
  • Grants piercing tears.
  • After piercing one enemy, tears will gain double damage, homing and a 1.3x size multiplier.

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • The piercing effect makes placed Bombs, Troll Bombs, and Megatroll Bombs unable to be pushed around by Isaac's tears.
  • Tears will also gain homing and double damage when they pierce bombs and entities the game considers enemies, like Grimaces and fireplaces.

Synergies[edit | edit source]

  • 15►Compound Fracture Compound Fracture/15►Cricket's Body Cricket's Body/15►The Parasite The Parasite: Tears that pass through enemies will become Belial tears and split into smaller Belial tears. Non-Belial split tears can also turn into Belial tears if they pass through enemies.
  • 15►Godhead Godhead: Normal tears and Eye of Belial tears will retain damaging aura.
  • 15►Lachryphagy Lachryphagy: Eye of Belial tears can still be fed and will burst, and burst Eye of Belial tears will still be homing. Tears from regular bursts can also turn into Eye of Belial tears.
  • 15►Lost Contact Lost Contact: Piercing through a projectile triggers the double damage and homing effect.
  • 15►Remote Detonator Remote Detonator: Placed Bombs won't explode automatically, so they can be placed and have tears fired through them to activate double damage and homing.
  • 15►Technology Zero Technology Zero: All tears will be connected with electricity. Electricity will double in damage when the tears change.

Interactions[edit | edit source]

  • 15►Brimstone Brimstone: Overrides Eye of Belial.
  • 15►Diplopia Diplopia: Only further increases range.
  • 15►Dr. Fetus Dr. Fetus: Piercing effect applies, but homing and doubled damage do not.
  • 15►Epic Fetus Epic Fetus: Overrides Eye of Belial.
  • 15►Haemolacria Haemolacria: If the main tear pierces an enemy, it will turn into a Belial tear, and the burst tears retain the piercing effect and do double damage. If the main tear does not turn into a Belial tear, the burst tears will not be able to turn into Belial tears.
  • 15►Ipecac Ipecac: Overrides Eye of Belial.
  • 15►The Ludovico Technique The Ludovico Technique: Doubled damage does not apply if hitting the same enemy multiple times in a row. The controlled tear will continue to increase in size on every hit up to roughly the width of a single room, and the effect resets on changing rooms.
  • 15►Mom's Knife Mom's Knife: Overrides Eye of Belial.
  • 15►Ouija Board Ouija Board: Eye of Belial tears lose their homing ability and fly offscreen.
  • 15►Pop! Pop!: Homing tears will only damage the enemy once and then just remain fixed above the target for a brief amount of time until disappearing.
  • 15►Technology Technology: Overrides Eye of Belial.
  • 15►Technology 2 Technology 2/15►Tech.5 Tech.5: The lasers are not affected by the Eye of Belial; however, the tears apply the effect normally.
  • 15►Tech X Tech X: Overrides Eye of Belial.
  • 15►Tractor Beam Tractor Beam: May seem to override Eye of Belial but if a homing tear finds a target to seek it will stop midair as if it were fighting its momentum.
  • 15►Trisagion Trisagion: Overrides Eye of Belial.

In-game Footage[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Belial is a term from the Hebrew Bible referring to the devil.

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