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Money = Power is a passive item.

Effects[ | ]

  • Adds 0.04 damage for every Pennycoin Isaac has.
    • The damage caps at +3.96 Damage at 99 coins.
    • Though Isaac can still collect coins if he already has 99, he will not gain any damage bonus from them.

Synergies[ | ]

  • (in Repentance)Collectible Deep Pockets iconDeep Pockets: Increases maximum damage bonus from Money = Power. The damage caps at +39.96 Damage at 999 coins.
  • Collectible A Dollar iconA Dollar: Immediately maxes out damage bonus.
  • Collectible A Quarter iconA Quarter: Increases damage by 1 per 25 coins.
  • (in Afterbirth † and Repentance)Collectible Greed's Gullet iconGreed's Gullet: Isaac will gain health and damage.

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Trivia[ | ]

  • The name of the item is a reference to the popular saying "Money is power".
  • This item is used in (except in Rebirth) PAY TO PLAY (challenge #24).
  • For a few weeks, a hidden message under Money = Power's icon in the game's files read "where are you".
    • The message was part of an alternate reality game and could be seen on the collection page, representing Isaac asking for his father.
  • In the original The Binding of Isaac, Money = Power was unlocked by beating Boss Mom's Heart ingameMom's Heart eight times.