Meat Boy is the playable main protagonist in the original Meat Boy (2008) and later in Super Meat Boy (2010) and its sequel Super Meat Boy: Forever (2018).

He is also a guest character in over a handful other games like the  Bit.Trip Runner SeriesSpelunky, Dust: An Elysian Tail, Ori and the Blind Forest, Retro City Rampage, and ilomilo that were also made by independent developer studios .

Important Fact for all offended veggie fans out there:  Edmund McMillen , one of the Meat Boy developers has confirmed that Meat Boy is not made of animal meat.


Meat Boy from the Super Meat Boy Games: an Overview

Charactername: Meat Boy   Developed /Created by Team Meat
Gameseries: Super Meat Boy   First seen on: PC 
First Game: Meat Boy   Year first seen: 2008
Last Game: Super Meat Boy: Forever (2020)   Birthplace:  
Role(s) and Characteristics:  Main Protagonist      
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Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of Meat Boy from Super Meat Boy



Super Meat Boy (2010)



Meat Boy in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects


Meat Boy is not yet a part of a Game-Art-HQ Community Art Collaboration


Selected Fan Art of Meat Boy


Meat Boy by_joshuar summana

Meat Boy

by Joshuar Summana



Updates and Additions in Meat Boy’s Game Art Gallery and Character Overview

17.10.2017 – Creation of Meat Boy’s Gallery and character overview 🙂