Godhead is a special unlockable passive item.
-0.3 shot speed.
+0.8 shot height.
homing tears. Tears gain a damaging aura.
The damaging aura gets bigger with items that make tears bigger, e.g.
, Cricket's Head , and Polyphemus . Pupula Duplex The aura deals around 30% of Isaac's current damage per tick, and ticks a total of 15 times per second.
/ Compound Fracture / Cricket's Body : Main tears and burst tears retain all effects. The Parasite
: Causes damaging aura to grow once attached to an enemy. Explosivo
: When needles are fired, they retain homing and damaging aura. Euthanasia
: The huge tear gains the homing ability and fully scaled damaging aura, able to cover most of the screen with extreme damage. Glass Cannon
: Fired tears and burst tears retain aura and homing effect. Lachryphagy
: Tear increases in size and gains the damaging aura effect. The Ludovico Technique : The size and damage of the aura increases as long as the tear is on screen. A Lump of Coal
: Brimstone laser retains the homing effect, but doesn't receive the damaging aura. Brimstone
: Bombs retain the homing effect, but don't receive a damaging aura. Dr. Fetus
: The crosshair homes in upon enemies, but neither the crosshair nor the missiles receive the damaging aura. Epic Fetus
: Main tear retains all effects, but burst tears do not. Haemolacria
: Knife retains the homing effect, but doesn't get the damaging aura. Mom's Knife
Piercing tears: Once the tear hits the enemy, the aura also ceases to do damage to that particular target.
: The aura on booger tears stuck to an enemy won't hurt that particular enemy. Other enemies passing through it still take damage. Sinus Infection
/ Technology / Technology 2 / Tech.5 : Lasers retain the homing effect, but don't receive the damaging aura. Tech X : Causes Godhead's aura to visually disappear; however, the aura is still there and can still damage enemies. Trisagion
Godhead is another term for Godhood or overall Divine nature.
The Godhead bears a strong resemblance to the
Eye of Providence, Eye of God, or The Eye That Sees All, a common religious symbol also used in Christian religions. The three edges of the triangle may represent each part of the Holy Trinity. Godhead is arguably the hardest/most grueling item to unlock in Rebirth and Afterbirth, as it requires having to kill every final boss, on hard mode, with The Lost.
The three triangles on the corners of the Godhead icon may be a reference to
, The Mind , and The Body items. The Soul This item appears in the Afterbirth † release date trailer. PC Z9GL MZCT (The Catacombs I Angel Room)
PC L8MZ JAF7 (The Basement I Angel Room (6 Sacrifices))
PC A1H7 Q9RK (First floor Golden Treasure Room)
PC NDKO JTLQ (Second floor Treasure Room)
PS4 G2KQ M1J1 (Angel Room in The Catacombs I in a damageless run)