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Added in Afterbirth †

Flat Stone is an unlockable passive item added in The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth † (Booster Pack #5).


  • Tears bounce off the floor.
    • Whenever a tear bounces, it deals splash damage to all nearby enemies for 25% of Isaac's tear damage.


  • The bounces increase effective range without affecting the stat, usually by around one third.
  • Indirectly acquiring Rubber Cement Rubber Cement through starting an Eden Eden run or the D4 D4 and D100 D100 counts towards unlocking the item.
  • Should be avoided when going for the Beast fight, as tears will fall straight to the ground during the final fight.


  • Added in RepentanceBob's Rotten Head Bob's Rotten Head: Will now bounce once, causing two explosions and two gas clouds to appear.
  • Compound Fracture Compound Fracture: Bone tears will bounce normally, and bone shards will only bounce once.
  • Cricket's Body Cricket's Body / Haemolacria Haemolacria / The Parasite The Parasite: Tears release smaller tears every time they bounce.
  • Dr. Fetus Dr. Fetus: Bombs bounce, dealing damage to nearby enemies when they bounce.
  • The Forgotten The Forgotten: The bone club bounces when thrown.
  • Ipecac Ipecac: The explosive shot bounces, poisoning and dealing high damage to nearby enemies every time it bounces.
  • The Ludovico Technique The Ludovico Technique: The tear constantly bounces.
  • Mom's Knife Mom's Knife: The knife bounces as it flies away from Isaac. Each bounce splashes, dealing the current damage of Isaac's tears.
  • Monstro's Lung Monstro's Lung: All tears bounce simultaneously, greatly increasing reach of the burst.
  • Mysterious Liquid Mysterious Liquid: Tears leave a pool of creep with each bounce.
  • Pop! Pop!: Eyeball tears bounce repeatedly against the floor when they are about to disappear, but can be knocked by other tears to reset their range, meaning tears can be kept in the air forever as long as they are hit when they are bouncing against the floor.


  • Brimstone Brimstone: Overrides Flat Stone.
  • Compound Fracture Compound Fracture: No split tears on bounces.
  • Dead Eye Dead Eye: Each time the tear touches the ground, there is a chance for the damage bonus to reset, making it nearly impossible to stack or keep it.
  • Epic Fetus Epic Fetus: Overrides Flat Stone.
  • Incubus Incubus: The effective range of Incubus' tears is roughly doubled, with a single bounce in the middle of the flight.
  • Jacob's Ladder Jacob's Ladder: No electricity on bounces.
  • Kidney Stone Kidney Stone: The stone fired by Kidney Stone doesn't bounce.
  • Lachryphagy Lachryphagy: Initial tears will act as normal for Lachryphagy but tears from burst will bounce.
  • Tech X Tech X: Overrides Flat Stone.
  • Technology Technology: Overrides Flat Stone.
  • Technology Zero Technology Zero: Only the last two tears will connect via electricity.
  • Trisagion Trisagion: Beams continually shrink and grow. Shrunken beams do roughly 75% of normal beams' damage.

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