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Fate Icon

In-Game Appearance

Isaac Fate

Tears Appearance


Item Type

Passive Collectible

Pickup Quote



Movie strip

Collection Grid:

Recharge Time:

Rarely found in a Golden Chest

Unlocked By:

???'s severed head.


Isaac gains Flight and an Eternal Heart.


  • There's a 50% chance when you start a new game session that determines if Fate can be found at all during the session. If Pyro appears in the Secret Room then Fate is definitely in the game for that particular run.



  • The collectible is called Fate, because it shows what Isaac is eventually going to become.
  • The sprite is actually from Edmund's 'DeadBaby VG Dressup' game on New grounds. It appears on the Dead Baby and in the background of the loading / menu screen.
  • The fact that this item is only found in Golden Chests may be a reference to Ending 10 and The Chest, where Isaac finds ??? in the chest.


Start a Discussion Discussions about Fate

  • what 50% is mean?

    4 messages
    • nope, its like this : when you start the game you have 50% of chances that this items can be rolled in a chest. and 50% that it wont appear...
    • that's wrong, when you start the game, the Fate (item) is already determined and the chance of appearance is 50%, you will not know that the g...
  • rarity and places of spawn: fate item

    4 messages
    • Well, not quite. Depends on how many special items you have, so the rarity varies greatly. 
    • To put it into perspective; I've played this game for 214 hours and have never once gotten this item. This is the last one I need for my Plati...

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