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Mom's Eye is a passive item.

Effect[]

  • Gives Isaac a chance to shoot a tear out of an eye on the back of his head.
    • Removed in Repentance The chance is 50% at 0 Luck, increasing by 25% per luck. This maximizes at 100% at 2 luck and minimizes at 0% at -2 luck.
    • Added in Repentance The chance is 50% at 0 Luck, increasing by 10% per luck. This maximizes at 100% at 5 luck and minimizes at 0% at -5 luck.
  • Added in Afterbirth This item belongs to the Yes Mother? set. Collecting three items from this set will transform Isaac into his mother.

Synergies[]

  • Added in AfterbirthContinuum Continuum: Tears shot out of the back reappear on the opposite side of the screen.
  • Added in RepentanceEye of the Occult Eye of the Occult: Mom's Eye tears follow the direction in which Isaac is shooting.
  • Loki's Horns Loki's Horns: Any time Mom's Eye would activate, Loki's Horns activates instead.
  • Rubber Cement Rubber Cement: Tears bounce around, making the backward tear more likely to hit enemies.
  • Mom's Knife Mom's Knife: Another knife is permanently behind Isaac, able to deal contact damage. The fire chance is still affected by luck as usual.

Interactions[]

  • 20/20 20/20/The Inner Eye The Inner Eye/Mutant Spider Mutant Spider: No effect on the tears fired out of the back of Isaac's head. The chance to activate is checked per shot, not for each tear fired.
  • Dr. Fetus Dr. Fetus: Occasionally shoots a bomb backward. Not recommended, as self-damage is likely.
  • Doctor's Remote Doctor's Remote/Epic Fetus Epic Fetus: Chance for two airstrikes on opposite sides of Isaac.
  • Ipecac Ipecac: Occasionally shoots an explosive shot backward. Not recommended, as self-damage is likely.
  • Added in Afterbirth / Removed in RepentanceIncubus Incubus: No effect.
  • Added in AfterbirthKidney Stone Kidney Stone: Adds a chance for tear barrage to fire from the front and back of Isaac. The kidney stone will only fire from the front of Isaac.
  • Added in Afterbirth †Lead Pencil Lead Pencil: Adds a chance for tear barrage to be fired behind Isaac.
  • The Ludovico Technique The Ludovico Technique: Adds a chance for tears to be fired in random directions from the main tear.
  • Monstro's Lung Monstro's Lung: Occasionally fires one red tear out the back of Isaac's head.
  • Added in AfterbirthTractor Beam Tractor Beam: The backward tear is not affected by Tractor Beam.
  • Added in AfterbirthThe Wiz The Wiz: The backward tear is not affected by The Wiz.

In-game Footage[]

Trivia[]

  • Added in Afterbirth † Mom's Eye's appearance was changed in Booster Pack #5.
  • The item is based on the adage that a mother has an eye on the back of her head, and is thus always able to see what her child is up to.

Seeds[]

PC Q0LW DC34 (First floor Treasure Room)

PC 3HZ1 TYSZ (Treasure Room left of spawn)

3DS GE3B 7NPB (Treasure Room adjacent to spawn)

References[]



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