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Black Hole is an unlockable activated item added in .
The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth †
Upon use, Isaac throws a black hole which sucks in and damages enemies.
The black hole deals 0.4 damage per tick very rapidly, for a maximum of 6 dps. This damage doesn't scale with Isaac's damage.
The black hole lasts for about 6 seconds.
The black hole also slightly sucks in Isaac and pickups.
The black hole also destroys nearby obstacles, such as rocks and pots.
It can also suck in projectiles shot by enemies.
Black Hole can pull pickups across pits, so be careful as it may pull pickups to areas where they are unobtainable.
Black Hole's pull is stronger than the pull of
. Strange Attractor Black Hole can't open
Secret and Super Secret rooms regardless of placement, despite crushing obstacles. Black Hole does not suck in stationary or invincible enemies.
Black Hole will not suck in the following bosses, although they can still take damage from the black hole and their shots are affected by it:
: No effect. Car Battery
: The black hole does not pull Isaac in while he is a statue. Gnawed Leaf : The black hole will continue to pull in enemies, pickups, etc while allowing player to use other active items. Schoolbag
Switch LKVD XRHV (First Golden Treasure Room)
Falling into a Pitfall while the Black Hole is active will result in Isaac becoming headless, immobile and invulnerable, softlocking the run until it is quit and resumed.