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Riddle of Lead
Riddle of Lead
Type: Passive
Quality: 1S Quality Item
Sell Creep Price: 54 Money
Unlock Method: Defeat the Lich.
Ammonomicon Entry
This You Can Trust
A relic of the first hero to master the Gungeon, whose skill attracted the envy of Kaliber herself. Bestows unreasonable courage in the face of danger, and the luck to survive it.

Riddle of Lead is a passive item.

Effects[ | ]

  • Grants a heart container.
  • Fully heals the player.
  • Increases damage by 30%.
  • Increases player speed by 10%.
  • Increases dodge roll/table sliding speed by approximately 15%.
  • When at 1 heart or less, adds a 50% chance to negate damage.

Synergies[ | ]

Notes[ | ]

  • Dropping and picking up the item will not heal the player again.
  • Due to having no hearts, The Robot will always have the 50% chance to negate damage active.
  • The chance to negate damage applies to falling damage from walking into pits.
  • Negated damage will prevent the player from earning a Master Round.

Trivia[ | ]

  • This item and its quote are references to the "Riddle of Steel" from the 1982 film Conan the Barbarian.
    • The name may also be a reference to the use of the word "riddle" to mean "to make many holes in (someone or something), especially with gunshot."

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