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Description

Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine is a version of Puyo Puyo with a storyline involving characters from the Sonic the Hedgehog games. The evil Dr. Robotnik decides to turn the citizens of Beanville into robots. It's up to the player to save them from their doom. The player drops pairs of beans into the dungeons, trying to create groups of four in matching colors. He or she must challenge Dr. Robotnik's robots to a battle and defeat them, and eventually face the Eggman himself.

Screenshots

Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine SEGA Master System Main menu
Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine SEGA Master System 1P vs. 2P mode
Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine Genesis If you lose, the beans become angels... hehehe :)
Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine SEGA Master System Puzzle mode starting screen

Promo Images

Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine Screenshot
Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine Screenshot
Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine Screenshot
Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "Dr. Robotnik and his Mean Bean Machine" -- French Genesis title
  • "동글이 퇴치작전 (뿌요뿌요)" -- Korean spelling

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Critic Reviews

Consoles Plus Genesis Jan, 1994 92 out of 100 92
Power Sonic Game Gear Apr 05, 2010 9 out of 10 90
Play Time SEGA Master System Aug, 1994 83 out of 100 83
Eurogamer.net (UK) Wii Jan 23, 2007 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Video Games SEGA Master System Aug, 1994 80 out of 100 80
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Genesis Dec, 1993 38 out of 50 76
IGN Wii Dec 11, 2006 7.5 out of 10 75
IGN Genesis Dec 11, 2006 7.5 out of 10 75
Eurogamer.de Wii Jan 26, 2007 3 out of 5 60
Sega Force Genesis Mar 29, 1994 59 out of 100 59

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Development

Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine is actually a conversion by Compile of their game Puyo Puyo for the U.S. market. In 1995 there was also a Puyo Puyo conversion released for the SNES called Kirby's Avalanche.
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