The Gamekid

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The   Gamekid
Removed in RepentanceItem icon
Added in RepentanceItem icon
Item altar
"Temporary Man-Pac"
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Item ID
5.100.93
Character Appearance
Character appearance
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Recharge Time
Removed in Repentance6 rooms 6 rooms
Added in Repentance4 rooms 4 rooms
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Collection Grid
Removed in Afterbirth(page 1, column 10, row 9)
Added in Afterbirth(page 1, column 10, row 5)
Unlock Method
A Gamekid Visit 10 Arcades

The Gamekid is an unlockable activated item.

Effects[edit | edit source]

Turns the character into a Pac-Man-like creature for six seconds and provides the following effects:

  • Gives invulnerability.
  • Inflicts fear on all enemies.
  • Removes the ability to shoot tears.
  • Allows Isaac to deal 40 contact damage to enemies, at the rate of one hit per second per enemy.
  • Replenishes a Half Red Heart for every two enemies killed.

Notes[edit | edit source]

In-game Footage[edit | edit source]

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Beating the game whilst under the effects of The Gamekid will cause the credits music to be sped up.
  • This item's name and appearance are references to the Nintendo Game Boy.
  • The pickup quote and Isaac's appearance while under the effects of The Gamekid are references to Pac-Man.
  • Tetris appears to be the game being played on The Gamekid. Tetris was also the launch title for the Nintendo Game Boy.

Seeds[edit | edit source]

PC 04PE J3W1 (Treasure Room adjacent to spawn)

PC Added in Repentance GPPY LGNV (Treasure Room adjacent to spawn)

PS4 8FSX 6WAZ (Treasure Room adjacent to spawn)


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