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19th Jul '16 12:17:32 AM Tron80
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* In the ''Comicbook/{{Supergirl}}'' ''ComicBook/RedDaughterOfKrypton'', one of the alien teammates of Supergirl was Zilius Zox. He was literally a round head with arms and legs attached to the sides.

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* In the ''Comicbook/{{Supergirl}}'' ''ComicBook/RedDaughterOfKrypton'', ''ComicBook/RedDaughterOfKrypton'' storyline, one of the alien teammates of Supergirl was Zilius Zox. He was literally a round head with arms and legs attached to the sides.
19th Jul '16 12:13:25 AM Tron80
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* In the ''Comicbook/{{Supergirl}}'' ''ComicBook/RedDaughterOfKrypton'', one of the alien teammates of Supergirl was Zilius Zox. He was literally a round head with arms and legs attached to the sides.
17th Jul '16 11:33:07 PM WillBGood
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* [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kolobok Kolobok]] being from Russian fairy tale, a singing runaway round bread. In popular culture is drawn mostly as a yellow spherical head with limbs.


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* [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kolobok Kolobok]] being from Russian fairy tale, a singing runaway round bread. In popular culture is drawn mostly as a yellow spherical head with limbs.
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15th Jun '16 10:37:05 PM WanderingBrowser
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* Happens at least once in ''Manga/FrankenFran'', when a guy brings Fran his girlfriend's severed head. [[spoiler:Although [[StalkerWithACrush he's not actually her boyfriend]], and is responsible for decapitating her in the first place.]] Fran manages to keep her alive by removing some of the brain and using the space to install a small system of vital organs, including a digestive tract. Later Fran attaches a hand so the head can move around. After that, [[spoiler: she gives the victim a full, monsterous body, and she takes revenge on her "boyfriend", who discovered too late that her memory of him wasn't removed with those pieces of brain.]]

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* Happens at least once in ''Manga/FrankenFran'', when a guy brings Fran his girlfriend's severed head. [[spoiler:Although [[StalkerWithACrush he's not actually her boyfriend]], and is responsible for decapitating her in the first place.]] Fran manages to keep her alive by removing some of the brain and using the space to install a small system of vital organs, including a digestive tract. Later Fran attaches a hand so the head can move around. After that, [[spoiler: she gives the victim a full, monsterous monstrous body, and she takes revenge on her "boyfriend", who discovered too late that her memory of him wasn't removed with those pieces of brain.]]



* Galius Zed of the Franchise/GreenLantern Corps. And Zilius Zox of the Red Lantern Corps, who appears to be the same species as Galius.
* Similarly the residents of the Planet Barrio III, such as Green Lanterns Chaselon and Diamalon, resemble Disco Balls with metallic tentacle limbs.
* Blume from the [[Franchise/GreenLantern Orange Lantern Corps]] has no limbs to speak of. He's basically just a giant flying head with a prehensile mustache.

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* Galius Zed of the Franchise/GreenLantern Corps. And Zilius Zox of the Red Lantern Corps, who appears to be the same Several species as Galius.
* Similarly
of aliens featuring the residents of the Planet Barrio III, such as various ''Franchise/GreenLantern'' comics count: Green Lanterns Chaselon and Diamalon, natives of the planet Barrio III, resemble Disco Balls with metallic tentacle limbs.
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limbs. Green Lantern Galius Zed and his EvilCounterpart Zilius Zox of the Red Lantern Corps are near-spherical heads with small limbs coming out of them. Whilst Blume from of the [[Franchise/GreenLantern Orange Lantern Corps]] Corps has no limbs to speak of. He's basically just a giant flying head with a prehensile mustache.



* ComicBook/CaptainAmerica villain Arnim Zola appears to be this, but the face on his torso is actually a flatscreen monitor.

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* ComicBook/CaptainAmerica villain Arnim Zola appears to be this, but the face on his torso is actually a flatscreen monitor.monitor; as a World War II era villain, he survived through BrainUploading and uses various robot bodies to commit his experiments.
7th May '16 5:29:32 PM TitoMosquito
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* ComicBook/{{MODOK}} ([[FunWithAcronyms Mental Organism Designed Only for Killing]]) from the MarvelUniverse, pictured above. He was originally a normal human mook before he got shoved ''very'' unwillingly into the machine that transformed him. Then he used his new hyperintelligence and psychic abilities to take over the organization. Despite his appearance, he's not a true Cephalothorax. He's got a normal-looking body and a truly massive head, and can only sit or move about at all because of the floating chair thing.
* Galius Zed of the GreenLantern Corps. And Zilius Zox of the Red Lantern Corps, who appears to be the same species as Galius.

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* ComicBook/{{MODOK}} ([[FunWithAcronyms Mental Organism Designed Only for Killing]]) from the MarvelUniverse, Franchise/MarvelUniverse, pictured above. He was originally a normal human mook before he got shoved ''very'' unwillingly into the machine that transformed him. Then he used his new hyperintelligence and psychic abilities to take over the organization. Despite his appearance, he's not a true Cephalothorax. He's got a normal-looking body and a truly massive head, and can only sit or move about at all because of the floating chair thing.
* Galius Zed of the GreenLantern Franchise/GreenLantern Corps. And Zilius Zox of the Red Lantern Corps, who appears to be the same species as Galius.



* Blume from the [[GreenLantern Orange Lantern Corps]] has no limbs to speak of. He's basically just a giant flying head with a prehensile mustache.
* Sugar Man of the MarvelUniverse.

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* Blume from the [[GreenLantern [[Franchise/GreenLantern Orange Lantern Corps]] has no limbs to speak of. He's basically just a giant flying head with a prehensile mustache.
* Sugar Man of Man, from the MarvelUniverse.ComicBook/AgeOfApocalypse.



* ComicBook/IronMan in the GuardiansOfTheGalaxy issue of ''ComicBook/MarvelOneHundredthAnniversarySpecial'', when he isn't using his "Iron Manites" as a battle suit.

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* ComicBook/IronMan in the GuardiansOfTheGalaxy ComicBook/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy issue of ''ComicBook/MarvelOneHundredthAnniversarySpecial'', when he isn't using his "Iron Manites" as a battle suit.


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** The Utroms only ''look'' like brains.
7th May '16 12:34:27 AM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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* Inside their saltshaker-like armor, Daleks on ''Series/DoctorWho'' look like brains with tentacles (and [[{{Cyclops}} one big eye]] in the middle).

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* Inside their saltshaker-like armor, Daleks on ''Series/DoctorWho'' look like brains with tentacles (and and [[{{Cyclops}} one big eye]] in the middle).middle.
7th May '16 12:34:01 AM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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* Inside their saltshaker-like armor, Daleks on ''Series/DoctorWho'' look like brains with tentacles (and [[{{Cyclops}} one big eye]] in the middle).
5th May '16 3:13:17 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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* In spite of having distinct body parts to damage, several Mechs in ''TabletopGame/BattleTech'' look like this, most notably the ''[[http://www.sarna.net/wiki/Urbanmech UrbanMech]]'' and the ''[[http://www.sarna.net/wiki/Imp Imp]]'', though it's hard not to get this feeling off the ''[[http://www.sarna.net/wiki/Ursus Ursus]]'' and its skull-bodied, [[TengenToppaGurrenLagann Gurren-like]] appearance.

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* In spite of having distinct body parts to damage, several Mechs in ''TabletopGame/BattleTech'' look like this, most notably the ''[[http://www.sarna.net/wiki/Urbanmech UrbanMech]]'' and the ''[[http://www.sarna.net/wiki/Imp Imp]]'', though it's hard not to get this feeling off the ''[[http://www.sarna.net/wiki/Ursus Ursus]]'' and its skull-bodied, [[TengenToppaGurrenLagann [[Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann Gurren-like]] appearance.
21st Apr '16 5:01:46 AM PaulA
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* All the characters in ''WesternAnimation/TheFlumps'' are fuzzy lumps with faces on the front and arms and legs.
5th Mar '16 10:45:44 PM MirandaShadowind
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** Another species, Kikos, only have heads and arms instead.
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