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Added in Afterbirth

Wooden Nickel is an unlockable activated item added in The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth.


  • When used, has a 50% chance to drop a random coin.


  • This is a starting item for Keeper Keeper after he beats Isaac.


  • 9 Volt 9 Volt: Allows for infinite generation of coins in a room with enemies.
  • Added in RepentanceBook of Virtues Book of Virtues: Spawns tiny coin wisps in the middle ring. The wisps have a 50% chance to drop a random coin when destroyed, much like Wooden Nickel itself.

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  • Wooden nickels are souvenir coins given out by some American banks. The adage "Don't take any wooden nickels" is a reminder to be cautious in one's dealings, since these coins have no monetary value.
  • The Wooden Nickel is the name of the shop in another one of Edmund's games, The Legend of Bumbo.


PC 6X7F MWT7 (First Floor Shop Shop)

PC T2P6 KGFV (First Floor Shop Shop)