Robot wars: US smashes Japan in giant days-long duel

An oversized robot battle two years in the making is about to reach its metal-shredding climax, with the USA vs Japan giant robot duel to take place on Tuesday, Pacific Time. Sci-fi lovers have waited patiently since the folks behind the MegaBot and Kuratas robots confirmed they'd be putting their 15-foot robo-death machines to the test, where giant fists and projectiles will be swung and flung until one reaches its brutal demise... Continue Reading It's on: Giant robot battle to be streamed live this week Category: Robotics Tags: Combat Robots Related Articles: June 2016: America and Japan to face off in giant robot combat Battlefield Extraction-Assist Robot to ferry wounded to safety Bridging the gap between science and fiction: The year in robots Megabots' giant American fighting robot beats up a Toyota Prius

Robot wars: US smashes Japan in giant days-long duel

In scenes reminiscent of films like "Transformers", a giant US robot fighting machine swung a "chainsaw sword" to chop a Japanese opponent into submission in a battle watched by tens of thousands ...

Thu 19 Oct 17 from Phys.org

After 3 rounds of giant USA vs Japan robot fighting ... We have a winner

After what seems like an eternity of waiting, it's finally happened. MegaBots' Eagle Prime vs. Suidobashi's Kuratas. USA vs. Japan in the world's first international giant robot fight. ...

Wed 18 Oct 17 from Gizmag

Tonight: Watch the World’s First Giant Robot Fight

After years of preparation, two giant human-piloted robots will face off in an epic battle

Tue 17 Oct 17 from IEEE Spectrum

It's on: Giant robot battle to be streamed live this week

An oversized robot battle two years in the making is about to reach its metal-shredding climax, with the USA vs Japan giant robot duel to take place on Tuesday, Pacific Time. Sci-fi ...

Sun 15 Oct 17 from Gizmag

Two Giant Robots Enter a Steel Mill for a 3-Round Slugfest. Which One Leaves?

Giant robots. Paintball cannons. 600-pound punching arms. What's not to love? The post Two Giant Robots Enter a Steel Mill for a 3-Round Slugfest. Which One Leaves? appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Thu 19 Oct 17 from Extremetech

US Wins First Giant-Robot Duel Against Japan

Move over, Hugh Jackman: U.S. startup MegaBots kicked steely ass Monday in a real-life giant-robot duel against Japan-based Suidobashi Heavy Industry. MegaBots threw down the iron gauntlet in ...

Wed 18 Oct 17 from Geek.com

USA and Japan's giant robot battle was a slow, brilliant mess

The oft-delayed giant robot fight has finally taken place. On Tuesday, Team USA's mechs scrapped it out with Japan's behemoth in an abandoned steel mill for the world to watch. ...

Wed 18 Oct 17 from Engadget

US beats Japan in ultimate giant-robot smackdown - CNET

In the "first ever giant robot battle," mammoth machines from MegaBots and Suidobashi Heavy Industry fight for the world title using chainsaws, cannons and attack drones.

Wed 18 Oct 17 from CNET Cutting Edge

American Megabot to go head to head with Japanese droid

An American robot called Eagle Prime will battle the Japanese Kurata robot in the Megabots Giant Robot Dual league tomorrow, Tuesday, October 17th, 2017 at 7pm PST (10pm EST).

Mon 16 Oct 17 from Daily Mail

That giant robot battle between the US and Japan is finally happening

Clear your calendar, folks, as the long-awaited giant robot battle between the US and Japan is finally going to take place next week (or at least, that’s when you can view how it all unfolded). ...

Fri 13 Oct 17 from Techspot

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