The Host

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The Host is Challenge #18, starting with the items Spider Baby Spider Baby, The Mulligan The Mulligan, and the Tick Tick. The goal is to defeat Mom. This Challenge is unlocked by default.

Difficulty[edit | edit source]

Strategy[edit | edit source]

  • Shops can sell Mom's Purse, which will allow a second trinket.
  • Shops can also sell Hive Mind Hive Mind, which will make blue flies and blue spiders bigger and stronger.
  • Shops can also sell Smelter, which will allow the tick to be smelted and new trinkets to be picked up.

Reward[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • A host is an organism that is infected by a parasite, which explains why Isaac has items and trinkets relating to parasites.
  • This challenge is similar to the 'Lord of the Flies' challenge in the original game.

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