Dr Fetus Mean Meat Machine Review (Nintendo Switch OLED)

For this Dr. Fetus Mean Meat Machine Review, where we check out a combination of classic puzzle gameplay and hardcore platforming elements that Super Meat Boy is known for. Puzzle your way through beautiful hand-crafted worlds and more than 100 puzzle levels, filled with creative traps and hazards. At the end of each world, prepare for a gruesome boss fight that will.

Dr. Fetus Mean Meat Machine Review Pros:

  • Decent cartoon graphics.
  • 276MB download size.
  • Video settings – contrast slider, and screenshake.
  • Invert rotation option.
  • Accessibility settings – blood, game speed slider, and invincibility.
  • 3 save slots.
  • Cool cartoon animation cutscenes.
  • Optional tutorial level.
  • Checkpoints can be enabled or disabled.
  • Fast loading times.
  • Match four gameplay.
  • Full the bar to unlock the next phase of a stage, and clear all of them to finish the stage.
  • The end-of-level breakdown shows the time taken, score, deaths, and overall grade.
  • Has a Puyo Puyo gameplay style.
  • Chain clears make the next set of clones Invincible for a short time so they can pause through hazards, the bigger the chain the longer the invincibility.
  • Hazards can appear on the stage like blades that if you hit them it’s game over instantly.
  • The pieces are called clones and are fully animated.
  • You can slow down time to help with placing clones.
  • You can usually always see the next drop of clones.
  • The world map is displayed as old-school execution folders on the old Windows PC.
  • You can replay levels.
  • Your best score is shown on each level.
  • Easy to get to grips with if you have Puyo Puyo or Mean Bean Machine (same game different name) experience.
  • You can play with analog and/or d-pad.
  • Actions are assigned to a variety of buttons.
  • Six locations to get through.
  • Big clever boss encounters.

Dr. Fetus Mean Meat Machine Review Cons:

  • No touchscreen support.
  • Cannot rebind controls.
  • Doesn’t have a hard drop button.
  • Takes some getting used to.
  • The saw hit instant death is quite harsh.
  • No online leaderboards.
  • Doesn’t offer any multiplayer.
  • Only one game mode.

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Dr. Fetus Mean Meat Machine:

Official website.

Developer: Team Meat

Publisher: Thunderful Games

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  • 8/10
    Graphics - 8/10
  • 7/10
    Sounds - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Accessibility - 7/10
  • 8/10
    Length - 8/10
  • 7/10
    Fun Factor - 7/10

Jim Smale

Gaming since the Atari 2600, I enjoy the weirdness in games counting Densha De Go and RC De Go as my favourite titles of all time. I prefer gaming of old where buying games from a shop was a thing, Being social in person was a thing. Join me as I attempt to adapt to this new digital age!