Appearances in other media
Purple, orange, yellow, silver
Mushmeanie  ( is a recurring enemy in the ヒドゥン  Hidun , lit. "Hidden") ? . It is a mass-produced Sonic the Hedgehog series Badnik model created by Dr. Eggman that hops around with a mushroom helmet.
Taking the appearance of a
mushrooms, the Mushmeanies are robots consisting of a purple head with two eyes and a grey springier on the bottom. They also wear an orange mushroom cap with yellow spots as protection. Originally, Mushmeanie had black eyes, but they were later re-dyed cyan in and Sonic Generations .
Sonic Lost World
Sonic & Knuckles
Mushmeanies first appeared in
and its add-on continuation, Sonic & Knuckles . The player encounters them only in Sonic the Hedgehog 3 & Knuckles Mushroom Hill Zone, where they hop around as tricky obstacles that will damage a reckless player upon touch. The Mushmeanies must be hit twice with the Spin Jump or Spin Attack to be defeated, as the first hit only removes their mushroom cap. It is only after their cap is gone that they can be destroyed.
Nintendo 3DS version of . Sonic Generations
Nintendo 3DS version of , Mushmeanies appear in Sonic Generations Mushroom Hill. In Act 1 of Mushroom Hill, they have orange caps, and in Act 2, they have blue caps.
In gameplay, they retain their original attack patterns and means of protecting themselves. However, they are more determined in pursuing their target, namely by continuing to follow the player over an extensive distance, even if they lose their caps. When no one is nearby them, they remain stationary, lurking below their caps. When Sonic gets in their range though, they will pop out from their hideout and bounce toward him. In
Modern Sonic's case, the player can easily ram over them using the Boost, regardless of the Mushmeanies' cap. In Classic Sonic's case, it requires two hits to destroy a Mushmeanie completely.
Sonic Lost World
Wii U version of , the Mushmeanies returned as enemies. During the game, the Mushmeanies, along with the other Sonic Lost World Badniks, got hijacked by the Deadly Six. They are found in Silent Forest Zone 1, 2 and Sky Road Zone ?, where they retain their attack patterns and means of protection from . However, in this game, the player can only remove the Mushmeanies' cap with the Sonic the Hedgehog 3 & Knuckles Flying Kick.
Powers and abilities
Mushmeanies possess springs that let them bounce around, and are equipped with mushroom cap-shaped helmets that can block an otherwise fatal hit once.
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