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Inside Beano – Issue 4122: When science goes wrong!

There's a robot loose in Beanotown this week!

Beano Team
Last Updated:Β  July 11th 2022

1. Robot Wars!

Rubi’s been inventing again – this time it’s a little robot named Barry! But he doesn’t like being left while Rubi builds another bigger, better robot! So he decides to show how clever and helpful he is by building a robot for Rubi! But what happens when that new robot gets out?

What would you call your robot?


  • C3-PO 0.4 %
  • Driody! 0.3 %
  • Robot-o! 0.2 %
  • Larry! 0.2 %

2. Up all night!

All Minnie wants to do this week is stay up to watch the next trailer for her favourite film! But Dad says no – how will Minnie manage to keep her eyes open for the trailer being dropped?

What's your favourite superhero movie?


  • Iron Man! 0.4 %
  • Wonder Woman! 0.3 %
  • Superman! 0.1 %
  • Batman! 0.3 %

3. Down plinky plonker memory lane!

Mum and Dad are clearing out, and they’ve come across their secret weapon to getting Dennis to do what they want him to – his plinky plonker! But will they use this power wisely, or will it go to their heads?

What's your favourite toy?


  • Soft toys! 0.4 %
  • Cars! 0.1 %
  • Video games! 0.4 %
  • My football! 0.1 %

4. Testing Teacher’s patience!

It’s the day to return Class 2B’s test results – how will they have scored? Will Smiffy finally be top of the class? Definitely not! Cuthbert for sure! But how does he always get to be top of the class? Something fishy is going on and Class 2B will find out what it is!

Are you:


  • Top of the class? 0.5 %
  • Class Clown? 0.2 %
  • The Prankster? 0.2 %
  • The mischievous one? 0.1 %

5. Bananaman in Space!

Bananaman has a mission in space this week! There are some aliens on their way to Earth, and it’s up Bananaman to stop them! Earth is doomed!

Would you want to go to space?


  • Yes! 0.3 %
  • No way! 0.2 %
  • Maybe just a visit! 0.3 %
  • I get travel sick! 0.2 %

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