Hot Bombs

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Hot   Bombs
Item icon
Item altar
"Burning blast +5 bombs"
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Item ID
5.100.256
Character Appearance
Character appearance
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Collection Grid
Removed in Afterbirth(page 3, column 2, row 6)
Added in Afterbirth(page 3, column 12, row 1)

Hot Bombs is a passive item.

Effects[edit | edit source]

  • Isaac gains +5 bombs on pickup.
  • Placed bombs deal damage to enemies on contact and will leave behind a fire that damages enemies on contact upon exploding; the fire does 22 damage per tick or 66 damage per second.
    • Fire from a Hot Bomb doesn't damage Isaac.
    • Removed in Repentance Bombs deal 1 point of contact damage to enemies.
    • Added in Repentance Bombs deal 16 contact damage to enemies.
  • Added in Repentance Isaac can no longer take damage from fire.
  • Added in Repentance Isaac produces a large circle of light, mitigating Curse of Darkness.

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • If a Hopper touches a Hot Bomb, it will become a Flaming Hopper.
  • The contact damage does not scale with Isaac's damage and is completely removed if Isaac acquires another bomb item that overrides the flaming bomb graphic such as 15►Mr. Mega Mr. Mega or Added in Afterbirth15►Glitter Bombs Glitter Bombs.
  • Added in Afterbirth † Big Horn will throw Hot Bombs at Isaac that deal contact damage. Orange champion Little Horn summons bombs that are identical in function, but given the Troll Bomb sprite and colored orange.

Synergies[edit | edit source]

Interactions[edit | edit source]

  • 15►Dr. Fetus Dr. Fetus/15►Epic Fetus Epic Fetus: Bombs/missiles are not affected by Hot Bombs.
    • Added in Afterbirth Bombs/missiles are affected by Hot Bombs.
  • 15►Ipecac Ipecac: Shots are not affected.

In-game Footage[edit | edit source]

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Seeds[edit | edit source]

PC VVQW 7LSD (Treasure Room adjacent to spawn)

PC YWDR C8YB (Treasure Room adjacent to spawn)

PC Added in Afterbirth † Normal and hard modes only NH32 ZNBQ (Treasure Room adjacent to spawn)

Vita 2VMC AS7Y

Switch Greedier mode only PHSQ C4DA (First Golden Treasure Room)


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