Book of Shadows

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Book of Shadows
Book of Shadows Icon.png
Character Appearance
Book of Shadows App.png
Item Type
Activated Collectible
Item ID
58
Pickup Quote
Temporary Invincibility
Recharge Time
3
Item Pool
Treasure Room Treasure Room  
Library Library 
Collection Grid
Afterbirth

(Page 1, Column 17, Row 3)

Rebirth

(Page 1, Column 7, Row 6)

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Book of Shadows is an activated item.

Effect[edit | edit source]

  • Upon use, creates a protective shield nullifying all types of damage for 10 seconds.

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • The Book of Shadows effect negates health loss from Blood Donation Machines and Devil Beggars.
  • Does not prevent heart container loss from Health Down Pills or Devil Room deals.
  • The Book of Shadows is highly effective with orbital familiars because the player can run into enemies and deal a massive amount of damage.
  • Razor Blade Razor Blade can be used at no cost while the Book of Shadows shield is present, allowing damage to be significantly increased for the room.
  • In Rebirth, The Book of Shadows and other invulnerability items will no longer grant drops from the Sacrifice Room.

In-game Footage[edit | edit source]

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The Book of Shadows is a reference to the infamous Book of Shadows, a book of religious texts and instructions for magical rituals found within the Neopagan religion of Wicca.

Seeds[edit | edit source]

 PC  4AP4 J07H (First floor treasure room, north of spawn; Curse of the Unknown)

 PS4  VZFS Z60W (First floor treasure room)

 Vita  CBWE 162X (Treasure room adjacent to spawn)

 3DS  TRKL JDCG (First floor treasure room)


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