The following is a list of magazine articles for Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine.
|File||Date||Source||Title and comments|
|File:SegaMagazine UK 01.pdf||"Game Gear Review: Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine"|
|File:MeanMachinesSega19UK.pdf||"Master System Review: Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine"|
Single-page review of the Master System version. The writers describe it as a fair approximation of the Mega Drive version, and the best Master System puzzle game to date. They complain about the single-player mode being too easy, but it's made up for by the better two-player mode.
|File:CVG UK 151.pdf||"And Here's the Rest: Mean Bean Machine (Master System)"|
Short review of the Master System version, describing it as having more features than the Mega Drive game and an excellent two-player mode.
|File:SegaMagazin DE 09.pdf||"Review Dr. Robotnik's MBM"|