Mushmeanie ( are a series of ヒドゥン Hidun , lit. "Hidden") ? Badniks created by Dr. Robotnik. They appear in the Mushroom Hill Zone in and its add-on continuation, Sonic & Knuckles Sonic the Hedgehog 3 & Knuckles.
Taking the appearance of a
mushroom, Mushmeanie is a purple robot that bounces with its springer. It has a mushroom shield colored orange to protect it from Sonic for the hedgehog to not destroy it. It has light-yellow
Mushmeanies hop around aimlessly in a fixed area. They must be hit twice to be destroyed. The first attack will knock off the mushroom cap, exposing the spherical robot head, and the second attack with
Spin Jump will destroy the Badnik.
Sonic the Hedgehog 3 & Knuckles
Mushmeanie first appeared in
and its add-on continuation, Sonic & Knuckles Sonic the Hedgehog 3 & Knuckles, in the Mushroom Hill Zone. They easily jump around in the stage, as if Sonic runs into a Mushmeanie, he will lose all of his rings. Sonic must first jump to remove the shield (which is an orange mushroom) to defeat it via jumping on top of it.
Mushmeanie from Sonic Generations.
Mushmeanie Badniks would have not returned up until the release of
. They appear on the Sonic Generations Nintendo 3DS version of Sonic Generations, where they are located on the remake of Mushroom Hill Zone. They have the same attack pattern and appearance, as when playing as Classic Sonic, you can either jump or perform a Homing Attack (when Classic Sonic acquires the ability later in the game) to destroy the badnik. Modern Sonic, however, can either perform a Homing Attack or easily use the Sonic Boost to destroy the enemy, as the latter will be ran over by Modern Sonic's speed.
Sonic Lost World
Mushmeanie from . Sonic Lost World
Mushmeanie also appeared in
. During the game, it turns out that Badniks, including Mushmeanies, got hijacked by the Sonic Lost World Deadly Six. They appear on the Wii U version of the game, as they appear on the Silent Forest stage. Their attack pattern and appearance remain the same as from Sonic the Hedgehog 3 & Knuckles, only Sonic can use the Parkour move set, such as the Flying Kick, to defeat the Badniks other than using the Homing Attack.
Sonic the Hedgehog 3 / Beta Elements / & Knuckles
Sonic ( Super Sonic, Hyper Sonic) | Tails ( Super Tails) | Knuckles ( Super Knuckles, Hyper Knuckles) | Dr. Robotnik | Mecha Sonic ( Super Mecha Sonic) | Flicky | Pocky | Pecky | Cucky | Ricky | Rocky
Batbot | Blaster | Blastoid (Carnival Night Zone) | Blastoid (Hydrocity Zone) | Bloominator | Bubbles | Bugernaut | Butterdroid | Catakiller, Jr. | Chainspike | Clamer | Cluckoid | Corkey | Dragonfly | EggRobo | Fireworm | Flybot767 | Hyudoro | Iwamodoki | Jawz | Madmole | Mantis | Mega Chopper | Monkey Dude | Mushmeanie | Orbinaut (Pola) | Penguinator | Pointdexter | RhinoBot | Ribot | Rock'n | Sandworm | Skorp | Snale Blaster | Spikebonker | Spiker | Star Pointer | TechnoSqueek | Toxomister | Turbo Spiker
Angel Island Zone | Hydrocity Zone | Marble Garden Zone | Carnival Night Zone | IceCap Zone | Launch Base Zone | Special Stages | Bonus Stage
Sonic & Knuckles
Mushroom Hill Zone | Flying Battery Zone | Sandopolis Zone | Lava Reef Zone | Hidden Palace Zone | Sky Sanctuary Zone | Death Egg Zone | Doomsday Zone | Special Stages | Bonus Stages
Azure Lake Zone | Balloon Park Zone | Chrome Gadget Zone | Desert Palace Zone | Endless Mine Zone
Fire Breath | Big Shaker | Tunnelbot | Bowling Spin | Big Icedus | Twin Hammer | Hei Hou | Gapsule | Barrier Eggman | Stone Guardian | Heat Arms | Egg Mobile Hammer Ball | Flying Eggman | Red Eye | Death Ball
Flame Mobile | Screw Mobile | Drill Mobile | Graviton Mobile | Freezer Mobile | Ball Shooter | Beam Rocket | Big Arm | Jet Mobile | Hang Mobile | Egg Golem | Hot Mobile | Knuckles | Mecha Sonic | Super Mecha Sonic | Kyodai Eggman Robo | The Doomsday Zone
Flying | Glide | Hyper Flash | Insta-Shield | Gliding Knuckles Attack | Spin Jump | Spin Dash | Spin Attack | Wall Climb
Ring | Monitor ( Aqua Shield, Flame Shield, Lightning Shield, Super Ring, Power Sneakers, Invincibility, Extra Life, S, Eggman) | Continue | Sphere | Spring | Star Post | Bumper | Switch | Air Bubbles | Signpost | Capsule | Spikes | Chaos Emeralds | Super Emeralds | Balloon | Bomb | Banana | Self-Propelled Bomb | Change | Snowboard
Angel Island | Booster | Cannon | Conveyor Belt | Corkscrew Loop | Crusher | Debug Mode | Fireball Cannon | Flipper | Flywheel | Freezing Machine | Goal | Gumball | High-Speed Elevator | Jump Stand | Lava Drill | Pulley | Reverse | Ring Shooter | Seesaw | Shuttle Loop | Slot Machine | Sonic & Knuckles' Gallery | Sonic 3's Gallery | Sonic & Knuckles & Sonic the Hedgehog 3 | Spear | Spiked Ball | Spinning Top | Spinning Wheel | Strange Relief | Transport | Warp Point | Winding Tunnel | Wonderman
Sonic Lost World
Sonic ( Super Sonic) | Tails | Dr. Eggman | Orbot | Cubot | Knuckles | Amy | Deadly Six ( Zavok, Zazz, Zomom, Master Zik, Zeena, Zor) | Yacker* | Animal Friends ( Flicky, Picky, Chirps, Pecky, Ricky, Rocky) | Omochao* | NiGHTS^ | Yoshi^
Windy Hill | Desert Ruins | Tropical Coast | Frozen Factory | Silent Forest | Sky Road | Lava Mountain | Hidden World* | Special Stage** | Nightmare Zone^ | Yoshi's Island Zone^
Badniks Antion | Anton* | Balkiry | Ball Hog* | Bat Brain | Blaster* | Bomb* | Boo* | Burrobot* | Buzz Bomber | Caterkiller | Chopper* | Clucker | Cluckoid* | Coconuts* | Crabmeat* | Crawl | Crawlton | Dragonfly* | E-06 Bladed Spinner** | Egg Pawn | Gohla** | Grabber | Jaws** | Madmole* | Moto Bug | Mushmeanie* | Nebula* | Newtron** | Octus* | Orbinaut* ( Uni-Uni*, Unidus*) | Pata-Bata* | Penguinator | Sandworm | Slicer | Snale Blaster* | Spider* | Spiker* | Spikes* | Turtloid*
Cactus | Sandworm | Sheep* | Surprise Crocodiles*
Zazz | Zomom | Master Zik | Zeena | Zor | Zavok | Deadly Six | Lava Mountain final boss
Parkour Somersault Kick** | Wall Climb** | Wall Jump** | Wall Run | Vault Dash*
Bounce Attack** | Charged Dash** | Flying Kick* | Focused Homing Attack | Grinding | Homing Attack | Run | Sky Dive | Spin Dash | Spin Jump
Wisps White* | Cyan | Yellow | Indigo | Crimson* | Magenta* | Green* | Black*^ | Red** | Ivory** | Gray**
Color Powers Cyan Laser | Yellow Drill | Indigo Asteroid | Crimson Eagle* | Magenta Rhythm* | Green Hover* | Black Bomb*^ | Red Burst** | Ivory Lightning** | Gray Quake**
RC Vehicles Helicopter RC Vehicle | Fighter Jet RC Vehicle | Stealth Jet RC Vehicle | Hovercraft RC Vehicle | UFO RC Vehicle | Balloon RC Vehicle | Omochao RC Vehicle
** Materials Green Material** | Yellow Material** | Blue Material** | White Material** | Iron Material** | Black Material** | Red Material** | Bronze Material** | Silver Material** | Gold Material**
English Voice Actors
Roger Craig Smith ( | Sonic) Mike Pollock ( | Eggman) Kate Higgins ( | Tails) Travis Willingham ( | Knuckles, Zavok) Cindy Robinson ( | Amy) Kirk Thornton ( | Orbot, Master Zik) Wally Wingert ( | Cubot) Liam O'Brien ( | Zazz) Patrick Seitz ( | Zomom) Stephanie Sheh ( | Zeena) Sam Riegel (
Japanese Voice Actors
Junichi Kanemaru ( | Sonic) Chikao Ōtsuka ( | Eggman) Ryo Hirohashi ( | Tails) Nobutoshi Kanna ( | Knuckles) Taeko Kawata ( | Amy) Mitsuo Iwata ( | Orbot) Wataru Takagi ( | Cubot) Jōji Nakata ( | Zavok) Yutaka Aoyama ( | Zazz) Yumi Tōma ( | Zeena) Mugihito ( | Master Zik) Chafūrin ( | Zomom) Yūki Tai (
Aqua Shield* | Archie Sonic Halloween Comic Fest 2013 | Asteroid Ring | Auto Running* | Balloon* | Bell* | Bonus Points | Cacophonic Conch | Cannon* | Casino Tokens* | Chaos Emeralds | Conveyor Belt* | Countdown Numbers* | Dash Panel | Extractor | Flame Shield* | Flipper | Flywheel** | Freezing Machine** | Havok | Lost Hex | Minecart | Moon Mech | Pinball Shooter* | Prism | Slot Machine* | Snowball | Sphere** | Tails' Lab** | Thunder Shield* | Time Attack * | Totem Pole | Truffle Cannon* | Virtual Hedgehog* | Windmill* | Wisp Away* | Without Boundaries: Sonic Lost World Original Soundtrack
"*" Exclusively to
Wii U version "**" Exclusive to Nintendo 3DS version "^" Exclusive to the Wii U version and downloadable content.