Wikia

The Binding of Isaac Wiki

Conquest

846pages on
this wiki
Talk21

Xxx form2Isaac Rebirth

And I saw, and behold, a white horse: and he that sat on him had a bow; and a crown was given unto him: and he went forth conquering, and to conquer.

–Revelation 6:2

Conquest-text
BC Conquest
Offical artwork by Edmund McMillen
Statistics
Type
Health
Damage
{{{type}}}
{{{health}}}
{{{damage}}}
Floor(s)
The Womb

Utero
The Depths (Via Bug)

Necropolis (Via Bug)
Related Bosse(s)
Famine

Pestilence
War
Death

Headless Horseman
Effective Item(s)
N/A
Dropped Item(s)
White Pony
Cube Of Meat


Conquest, is a Boss that can be encountered instead of Death in The Womb and Utero. He is unlocked after defeating Mom for the first time.

Despite the fact that he can replace Death, he is the alternate version of War.

Description

He has pale white-blue skin, wears a white band that covers his eyes, has a large stitch on his chest, and rides on a white horse.

Behavior

Conquest's behavior is somewhat similar to War. He shoots 4 fast purple homing shots in the cardinal directions. Sometimes Conquest teleports off-screen and random locations are bombarded with beams of white light, similar to the Crack The Sky item. Conquest also charges off-screen and summons several clones of himself that charge alongside him.

The following should be considered when battling Conquest:

  • All damage done to the clones during his multi-charge attack will affect Conquest as well.
  • The further away you are, the more time you have to dodge his homing bullets.
  • During his beam attack, try to not make sudden movements to reduce the chance of running into beams.
  • If Isaac has Flight and there are rocks to fly over, the beams will not hit Isaac, as they cannot go above rocks.
  • The beams will not hover over any areas where doors can potentially appear.

After his defeat, he drops a White Pony.

Notes

  • Like the A Pony item, the White Pony can be re-rolled with the The Dice if it is picked up, replaced with The Dice again, and re-rolled.
  • When using The Gamekid on Conquest while he is charging, all of the copies will flee and only the original Conquest can be damaged.
  • When Conquest flies off of the screen, he cannot return if there are too many objects on screen. For example, Crack the Sky and Anarchist Cookbook will delay his return.
  • It is possible to unlock Conquest before The Harbingers are unlocked. However, this will have no real effect, since Mom still has to be defeated for The Womb to be unlocked, which also unlocks the Harbingers.
  • His beams can hit himself (for 1/10 damage of the Crack The Sky beams).

Trivia

  • Conquest is the first of the four horsemen of the apocalypse as depicted in the Bible (Rev. 6:2), but is often erroneously replaced with Pestilence in popular culture.
  • "A Forgotten Horseman" might be reference to Edmund using the biblical incorrect Horseman in the original game or the absence of Conquest in a large part of popular media.
  • Conquest seems to have a stitched Y pattern on his chest like The Duke of Flies (Indicated by the boss art).

Bugs

  • On rare occasions, War can be replaced by Conquest, despite the versus screen telling that War is the boss the player is about to fight. The battle is a standard fight with Conquest, but a Cube Of Meat is dropped instead of the White Pony.
  • It is possible for Conquest to kill himself while shooting down beams of light. A sound similar to that of a normal monster dying will be heard, and a single splat of blood will fall to the ground (almost like the beam hits some kind of dummy unit). Then the game proceeds as though you had defeated Conquest as usual.
  • When using The Gamekid, some copies of Conquest appear at the sides of the walls, and can be run into, but no damage will be dealt. They disappear after the duration of The Gamekid finishes.
  • Sometimes, Conquest may spawn without being unlocked.
  • Conquest can also get stuck in a wall when using his charge ability. This leaves him invulnerable and impossible to defeat normally.
  • When using The Sun card upon entering the room, he may disappear and be stuck in the center of the room to be killed.

Gallery

Videos

The Harbingers Related
Famine Pestilence War Death Conquest Headless ingame
Famine Pestilence War Death Conquest Headless Horseman


Bosses
Regular Bosses
Blastocyst button

Blastocyst
Brownie
Chub button

Chub
Daddy Long Legs button

Daddy Long Legs
Dangle
Dark One button

Dark One
Dingle button

Dingle
Duke of Flies button

The Duke of Flies
Fallen button

The Fallen
Fistula button

Fistula
Gemini button

Gemini
Gurdy button

Gurdy
Gurdy Jr button

Gurdy Jr.
Gurgling button

Gurglings
Haunt button

The Haunt
Larry Jr button

Larry Jr.
Little Horn
Loki button

Loki
Mama Gurdy button

Mama Gurdy
Mask of Infamy button

Mask of Infamy
Mega Fatty button

Mega Fatty
Mega Maw button

Mega Maw
Monstro button

Monstro
Mr Fred button

Mr. Fred
Peep button

Peep
Pin button

Pin
Polycephalus button

Polycephalus
Rag Man
Scolex button

Scolex
Turdlings
Widow button

Widow
Posthumous Bosses
Adversary button

The Adversary
Blighted Ovum button

The Blighted Ovum
Bloat button

The Bloat
Cage button

The Cage
Carrion Queen button

Carrion Queen
The Forsaken
The Frail
Gate button

The Gate
Hollow button

The Hollow
Husk button

The Husk
Lokii button

Lokii
Monstro II button

Monstro II
Teratoma button

Teratoma
The Stain
Wretched button

The Wretched
Alternative Bosses
CHAD button

C.H.A.D.
Gish button

Gish
Sister Vis button

Sisters Vis
Steven button

Steven
Triachnid button

Triachnid
Harbingers
Conquest button

Conquest
Death button

Death
Famine button

Famine
Headless Horseman button

Headless Horseman
Pestilence button

Pestilence
War button

War
Final Bosses
XXX button

???
Hush
Isaac button

Isaac
It Lives button

It Lives
Lamb button

The Lamb
Mega Satan button

Mega Satan
Mom button

Mom
Mom's Heart button

Mom's Heart
Satan button

Satan
Ultra Greed
Minibosses
Seven Deadly Sins
Envy button

Envy
Gluttony button

Gluttony
Greed button

Greed
Lust button

Lust
Pride button

Pride
Sloth button

Sloth
Wrath button

Wrath
Seven Super Deadly Sins
Envy button

Super Envy
Super Gluttony button

Super Gluttony
Super Greed button

Super Greed
Super Lust button

Super Lust
Super Pride button

Super Pride
Super Sloth button

Super Sloth
Super Wrath button

Super Wrath
Ultra Pride button

Ultra Pride
Angels / Demons
Krampus button

Krampus
Angel button

Gabriel
Angel button

Uriel
Angel button

Fallen Angels
LEGENDS: The Binding of Isaac bosses are yellow. Wrath of the Lamb bosses are teal. Rebirth bosses are orange. Afterbirth bosses are crimson. Afterbirth † bosses are violet.

Start a Discussion Discussions about Conquest

Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki