Mr. Robo, known in Japan as Aboto-Kun (アボトクン), is a series of platformer video games developed by Forcefield Entertainment. The first game in the series, Mr. Robo, was released for the Nintendo Entertainment System / Family Computer in June of 1987 in Japan and September 1987 in North America. The series is known in Japan as Aboto-Kun and has appeared in several Forcefield video games, mostly as cameos. The series received several sequels, beginning with the NES game Mr. Robo Junior (Aboto-Kun Jr. in Japan).
The series has been well-received over the years for its creativity and originality, and has been included in several compilations since it’s release, including BS Aboto-Kun Collection in 1996 for the Super Famicom peripheral Satellaview, Aboto-Kun Anthology for the Nintendo 64 in 1998, and Forcefield Archives in 2017 for the Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
- Mr. Robo / Aboto-Kun (1987)
- Mr. Robo Junior / Aboto-Kun Jr. (1988)
- Super Mr. Robo / Super Aboto-Kun (1991)
- Super Mr. Robo Junior / Super Aboto-Kun Jr. (1993)
- Saturn Mr. Robo / Aboto-Kun Saturn Patton (1997)
- Mr. Robo Multiply / Aboto-Kun 2x2 (2004)
- Aboto-Kun no BishiBishi (2010)
- Mr. Robo Paradise / Aboto-Kun in Panic Paradise (2017)