You're a Disembodied Head in Double Fine's Next Game

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See that head with the jetflame coming out of it? Yep, that’s you. Aptly enough, the game is called Headlander.

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In Headlander, you, as a head, land on various bodies, taking them over—thus netting you all kinds of new abilities, be that new weapons, new methods of locomotion, or dance moves. The game itself is categorized as a side-scrolling action adventure (ie. metroidvania), with a colorful retro sci-fi aesthetic. Have a look for yourself:

It’ll be out next year on “PC and consoles.” Until then, have a few screenshots:

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Interesting! Looks like an extension of Stacking, in a weird way.