- This article features content that will be introduced or featured in Psychonauts 2 announced for release on August 25th, 2021. As such, this may refer to content that may be changed or removed in the to be released version of the game.
Mental Connection is the psychic power to connect disparate ideas and allows the user to pull themselves towards floating platforms and enemies. It appears as a grappling hook-like beam. It can have massive negative psychological effects if used incorrectly. Raz learns this ability in Hollis' mind in Psychonauts 2.
In Psychonauts 2 it is revealed that Hollis Forsythe attempted to use Mental Connection to rewire her medical professor, Dr. Potts', personality, but accidentally caused him to have a mental break. Raz also uses this ability to try and rewire Hollis' thoughts in Psychonauts 2, but ends up dramatically impacting her mental health in the process, as well as indirectly giving her a gambling addiction.
- Raz and Hollis have both caused accidental negative effects on minds while using Mental Connection.