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Lord of the Pit is a passive item.


  • Grants Flight.
  • +0.3 speed (Removed in Afterbirth not applied until the next time Isaac's speed stat is updated).


  • Spirit of the Night Spirit of the Night costs the same amount of Red Hearts as Lord of the Pit, while granting spectral tears instead of increased speed. It´s strongly recommended to take Spirit of the Night if the player has the choice.

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  • Lord of the Pit's icon resembles the Cross of St. Peter.
  • The wings granted by Lord of the Pit are identical to Azazel Azazel's wings.
  • The item is a reference to a 'Magic: The Gathering' card of the same name featuring a black-winged demonic creature on it, which is the appearance Isaac assumes upon picking up the item.
  • "The Lord of the Gap" is a name commonly given to Belphegor, the demon of sloth and invention.