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The character of Robotnik/Eggman was created by SEGA in 1990. When the character was shipped over to the U.S along with the first Sonic game in 1991, SEGA of America decided to officially make his name Dr. Ivo Robotnik, because it sounds better. He stayed Dr. Eggman in Japan. By 1998, SEGA had decided to revert his name to Dr. Ivo "Eggman" Robotnik worldwide, for unknown reasons.

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Q: Why is Dr... Eggman called Dr... Eggman when his real name is Dr... Robotnik?
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What is dr robotnik's real name?

Dr. Ivo "Eggman" Robotnik. Title: Doctor First Name: Ivo Middle Name: Unknown Last Name: Robotnik Nickname: Eggman

Should Robotnik be called Eggman or Robotnik?

You can refer to him as either. His full title is Dr. Ivo "Eggman" Robotnik. Story line goes, his real name is Dr. Ivo Robotnik, later got his nick name "Eggman" from Sonic. Character creation goes, SEGA of America named him Dr. Ivo Robotnik, and SEGA of Japan named him Dr. Eggman.

What is Eggman's real name?

Eggman's full name is Dr. Ivo Robotnik.In the comics it is Dr. Julian Ivo Robotnik.

Why does Robotnik call himself Eggman in the newer Sonic games I can understand the other characters calling him that but Robotnik himself?

Doctor Eggman was his original name, in the Japanese version of Sonic the Hedgehog. Robotnik was his name for english-speaking countries. Yuji Naka has explained that 'Robotnik' is his real name, and Doctor Eggman is an alias that he goes by, so it's not an insulting nickname other characters have for him, it's something he himself uses, and he uses 'egg' for the names of some of his machines, such as the Death Egg and Egg Emperor.

What is DrEggman's real name?

dr. Eggmans name is Ivo dr. Robotniks name is julian dr. robotnik was in the older sonic games, comic books, and movies. i did see an article that said eggman was robotniks robot he made before he died. But some say dr.robotnik is eggman, but how would that explain the different names, could eggman be snivley? or did robotnik change his name? did he die and leave eggman his robot in charge? that is your choice.

Is Eggman older than Bowser?

Real time: Dr. Ivo "Eggman" Robotnik - 20 years old. Bowser - 25 years old. Fictional time: Dr. Ivo "Eggman" Robotnik - 45-55 years old. Bowser - 30-40 years old.

How come sonic calls him egg man?

It started out as an insult that Tails used. (Since Eggman is round, like an egg, Tails was calling him fat.) However, for some reason they later made Eggman his actual name. I don't know why. His real name is Ivo Robotnik.

What is shadows real name?

He doesn't have a real name. His real name is shadow. However he sometimes is called " The Ultimate Lifeform" or " The Black Hedgehog" Eggman refers him as "Android"

Who is DrKintobor in Sonic?

That depends on the canon: In the Fleetway Sonic, Dr. Ovi Kintobor is who would become Dr. Ivo Robotnik due to his machine going belly up. In the SatAM and Archie Sonics, Robotnik's real name is Julian Kintobor. Also in the Archie Sonic, the Moebeus conterpart of Robotnik is called Kintobor. Note that Kintobor is Robotnik spelled backwords.

Is Eggman real?


Is Dr. eggman real?

yeah and i just saw him at the dollar store. no he isn't real

How does Sonic beat Dr. Eggman?

Sonic has the powers of supersonic speed, extreme reflexes and quite a bit of strength. Dr. Ivo "Eggman" Robotnik has the powers of extreme intelligence (IQ of 300) and ingenuity. So far, they seem evenly matched. They also have equal willpower. Sonic will never give up trying to accomplish something when he sets his mind to it, but neither will the Doctor. The only real advantage Sonic has over Eggman is while the Doctors willpower is based on villainous motives, Sonic's is based on heroic ones.

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