The Boomerang

From Binding of Isaac: Rebirth Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Font TeamMeat T.pngFont TeamMeat h.pngFont TeamMeat e.png   Font TeamMeat B.pngFont TeamMeat o.pngFont TeamMeat o.pngFont TeamMeat m.pngFont TeamMeat e.pngFont TeamMeat r.pngFont TeamMeat a.pngFont TeamMeat n.pngFont TeamMeat g.png
Item icon
Item altar
Character appearance
4 seconds 4 seconds
Item Pool Shop.png Shop
Added in Afterbirth (page 3, column 13, line 5)
Removed in Afterbirth (page 4, column 3, line 4)

Boomerang is an activated item.

Effects[edit | edit source]

  • Upon activation, Isaac raises the Boomerang above his head. Pressing a direction key will throw the boomerang, and it will return shortly afterwards.
  • Enemies hit by the Boomerang will take double Isaac's current tear damage and be stunned for approximately 2 seconds.

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • The Boomerang causes no damage when returning to Isaac.
  • The Boomerang starts to recharge only after it has returned to Isaac.
  • The Boomerang can grab pickups from afar.
  • The Boomerang can be used to destroy dead shopkeepers in shops and secret rooms.
    • If Isaac has low damage, the shopkeeper may not be destroyed and will instead flash red as if taking damage.
  • The Boomerang can damage Host and Walking Host enemies even while under their shells.
  • The Boomerang's range scales with Isaac's range.
  • The Boomerang can hit and stun The Haunt or Lil' Haunts even when they are invincible.
  • The Boomerang is unable to pick up sacks or Chests.
  • With enough speed, it is possible to have two Boomerangs in the air at the same time.

In-game Footage[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The Boomerang is a recurring item in the Legend of Zelda series. The icon used is the same one as in the first The Legend of Zelda game.
  • Added in Afterbirth This item is used in Challenge #26 (I RULE!).

Gallery[edit | edit source]

The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth
MainPageAchievements.png Achievements MainPageAttributes.png Attributes MainPageBosses.png Bosses TarotCard.png Cards and Runes MainPageChallenges.png Challenges MainPageChapters.png Chapters
Isaac App.png Characters MainPageBabies.png Co-op MainPageItems Small.png Items Item Pools Item Pools MainPageMonsters.png Monsters MainPageObjects.png Objects
Red heart.png Pickups BlueBlue.png Pills MainPageRooms.png Rooms MainPageSeeds2.png Seeds Guppy App.png Transformations The Left Hand Icon.png Trinkets