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Added in Repentance

Golden Razor is an unlockable activated item added in The Binding of Isaac: Repentance.


  • Grants 5 Penny Pennies on first pickup.
  • When used, consumes 5 Penny Pennies and grants +1.2 damage for the rest of the room.
    • The effect can be stacked.
    • If Isaac has less than 5 coins, nothing happens.


  • Using the item will give Isaac's tears a golden tint that becomes more noticeable with each use, up to a maximum of three times. This effect is purely cosmetic.
  • When unlocking the item, coins do not actually have to be spent, just removed. Actions such as donating to a Donation Machine.png Donation Machine or items like Magic Fingers Magic Fingers will also count as long as the coin amount goes from 99 to 0.


  • Book of Virtues Book of Virtues: Spawns yellow wisps on the middle ring, looking like coins. Wisps' tears have a 15% chance of inflicting Midas' Touch Midas' Touch effect on enemies.
  • Deep Pockets Deep Pockets: The increased money capacity can allow the Golden Razor to be used more than 10 times as much before the player runs out of money.
  • Rock Bottom Rock Bottom: The damage bonus from each use will be permanently locked at the highest achieved value in a single room.

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  • This item is similar to Razor Blade Razor Blade, the only difference being the cost in coins instead of hearts.
  • The item is based on the Golden Razor Blade from The Binding of Isaac: Four Souls card game.