Robot Wars is a British game show modelled on a US-based competition of the same name. Teams of amateur and professional roboteers make their own robots to fight against each other in both friendly and tournament matches.
The UK champs, Razer are back, also with 2 suprise guests new to the House Robot family. At the beginning of the new 6th War, they introduced the House Robots like they always did, but then Craig announced that another robot had decided to join the House Robot family. ""Ladies and Gentlemen, boys and girls, with his bulldog Growler, meet the deadly Mr. Psycho!"" Next thing we know, the House Robot doors are opening up and out comes this enoromus robot along with a giant robot dog. Mr. Psycho and Growler then start dancing and showing off their weapons. Then their names appear in front of the screen in red letters. Robot Wars now has a new breed of House Robot: the biggest and baddest House Robots ever! Fight 1: Brutus Maximus Vs Razer (Seated #1) Vs W.A.S.P. Vs Raging Reality Razer buried its jaw into Brutus' wooden top, puncturing them again and again. Razer then dug his claw into Raging Reality. W.A.S.P., on the other hand, wasn't getting their spike into good use. Raging Reality pusWatch Now:Amazon
The #3 seeds, Firestorm is back and this year, Graham Bone and Hazel Haslop have a new robot, Firestorm 4. Can they win the UK championship this time?Watch Now:Amazon
The former 2-time champions and #5 seeds, Chaos 2 are back and ready to take back the crown for a 3rd time. Chaos 2 has been getting old. Can they still win? We'll find out! Chaos 2 From: Ipswich Seated: #5 Weight: 84 Kilos Demensions: 0.42M X 0.92M X 0.63M Power: 2 X 1KW Motors Weapons: Powerful Flipper Strengths: Effective Weaponry Weaknesses: Easily Shunted Team Captain: George Frances With: Ian and Richard Swann Destructosaur From: Scotland Weight: 100 Kilos Demensions: 0.53M X 1.26M X 0.75M Power: 2 X 800W Motors Weapons: Powerful Pincers Strengths: Speed Weaknesses: No Srimech Team Captain: Riccardo De Felice With: Scott Garland and Martin Cook Iron-Awe 2.0 From: SomersetWatch Now:Amazon
The hammer-head shark that is S3 is back and now in the 6th Wars, seeded 7th as a matter of fact. Can they win this time? Sir Chromalot From: Essex Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 0.39M X 0.69M X 0.60M Power: 750W Electric Motors Weapons: Pneumatic Flipper Strengths: Strong Armor Weaknesses: Jonathan Pearce (what?) Team Captain: Steve Merrill With: Ray Tait and Louis Merrill GBH 2 From: Essex Weight: 96 Kilos Dimensions: 0.48M X 1.30M X 0.92M Power: 2 X 24V Electric Motors Weapons: 2 X Flippers Strengths: Fast and Manuverable Weakneeses: Fragile Bodywork Team Join Effort Team Captain: Mike Smith With: Steve Dove and Alex Smith ICU Weight: 96 Kilos Dimensions: 1.16M X 1.02M X 0.66M Power: 2 X 24V Electric Motors Weapons: Pneumatic Axe Strengths: Powerful and Manuverable Weaknesses: Unreliable Team Captain: Nick Pritchard With: Judy Pritchard and Graham Pritchard The Alien From: Staffordshire Weight: 100 kilos Dimensions: 0.72M XWatch Now:Amazon
It's heat E and the #9 seeds Wild Thing are back with a brand new robot! Can they win or go down in pieces? Aggrobot 3 From: Surrey Weight: 100 kilos Dimensions: 0.36M X 1.50M X 1.07M Power: 2 X 500W Motors Weapons: Cutting Jaws and Lifter Strengths: Fast, Agile and Tough Weaknesses: Subject to Driver Error Team Captain: Peter Leach With: Bob and Jon Leach 259 From: Essex Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 0.77M X 1.10M X 0.80M Power: 600W Motors Weapons: Vertical Spinner Strengths: Potentially Lethal Weapon Weaknesses: Low Strike Rate Team Captain: Adam Clark Infernal Contraption From: London Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 0.35M X 0.68M X 0.83M Power: 4 X 24V Motors Weapons: Spinning Drum Strengths: Reversable Weapon Weaknesses: Radio Reception Team Captain: Jonathan Pillai With: Ray Thompson and Gary Ewer Infinity From: Wales Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 0.29M X 1.35M X 1.04M Power: 4 X 750W Motors Weapons: Claws and Spikes S
The #11 seeds, Stinger are back. Can they sting the competition? Chompalot Weight: 96 Kilos Dimensions: 1.22M X 0.65M X 0.68M Power: 2 X 750W Motors Weapons: Hydraulic Jaws and Rear Spike Strengths: Self-Righting Wings Weaknesses: Inexperienced Team Team Captain: Simon Cook With: Debs and James Cook Thermidor II Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 1.00M X 0.36M X 0.87M Power: 750W Motors Weapons: Powerful Flipper and Claws Strengths: Powerful Weapons Weaknesses: Easily Flipped Team Captain: David Harding With: Ian Harvey and Sarah Snowling Stinger From: Lincoln Seated: #11 Weight: 95 Kilos Dimensions: 1.02M X 0.47M X 0.77M Power: 2 X 750W Motors Weapons: Hammer, Axe and Spikes Strengths: Solid Construction Weaknesses: Exposed Tyres Team Captain: Kevin Scott With: Tim Mann and Karl Skinner 13 Black From: Leichestershire Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 1.66M X 0.39M X 0.66M Power: 2 X 750W Motors Weapons: 2 X 750mm Steel Blades St
The most powerful robot in Robot Wars, Tornado, is back and are angry! Their awful loss by Diotoir in Series 5 has made Tornado go chameleon! Now they're boasting interchangeable weapons: The disc, a spike, a scoop and a...4th weapon that's top secret. Will they blow away the competition this year? We'll find out! Tornado From: Cambridgeshire Seated: #12 Weight: 98 Kilos Dimensions: 0.41M X 1.93M X 1.38M Power: 2 X 750W Electric Motors Weapons: Spinning Disc Strengths: Interchangeable Weapons Weaknesses: Unreliable Team Captain: Andrew Marchant With: David Gamble and Bryan Moss Terror Bull From: West Yorkshire Weight: 97 Kilos Dimensions: 0.40M X 1.25M X 0.68M Power: 750W Electric Motor Weapons: Spiked Horns Strengths: Robust Construction Weaknesses: Poor Ground Clearence Team Captain: John Fearnley With: Ben Fearnly Inshreadable From: Middlesex Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 0.70M X 1.30M X 1.00M Power: 2 X Golf Caddy Motors Weapons: Spin
The #10 seeds Spawn Again are back. Can they spawn a win? Robot Stitistics Hassocks Hog From: Hassocks in West Sussex Weight: 100 kilos Demensions: 0.67M X 1.43M X 1.39M Power: 2 X 800W Motors Weapons: Flipper/Lifter Strengths: Strong Chassis Weaknesses: Weak Armor (and Matilda!) Fight 1: Hassocks Hog Vs Hot Pants Vs Ming III Vs SPAM House Robots: Sgt. Bash and Sir Killalot This fight started with some numerous shoving and some ax blows from Hot Pants. Suddenly, Hot Pants stopped moving. SPAM and Ming pushed the dead Hot Pants onto the flame pit. Ming then buried its Razer-esque claw straight into Hot Pants ax rest. SPAM then slammed into Hassocks Hog and Hot Pants. Hot Pants with dead cold, and Ming III wasn't finished. He dug the jaw into SPAM next. Hassocks Hog wasn't doing much in this battle. In fact, the only thing they were doing was driving around in circles. Hot Pants was counted out. Hassocks Hog had lost drive in one wheel and were helpless. Sgt. Bash pushe
The former UK champs and #8 seeds, Panic Attack are back with a brand new robot, flatter, cooler, stronger...slower...one with no self-righter....but, hey! It's painted G-o-o-o-ol-l-l-ld! And everyone likes gold better than yellow, right? Panic Attack From: Wales Seated: #8 Weight: 96 Kilos Dimensions: 1.30M X 1.10M X 0.90M Power: 2 X 750W Electric Motors Weapons: Lifting Forks Strengths: Pushing Power Weaknesses: Slow Self-Righting Team Captain: Kim Davis With: Michael Davis R.O.C.S. Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 0.74M X 1.00M X 0.84M Power: 500W Electric Motor Weapons: Crushing Jaw Strengths: Very Manouverable Weaknesses: Lack of Armour Team Captain: Colin Sievers With: Karl and Jac Sievers Corkscrew From: Scotland Weight: 99 Kilos Dimensions: 0.65M X 0.88M X 0.88M Power: 3 X 750W Electric Motors Weapons: 6 Blades Strengths: 360 Degree Killing Zone Weaknesses: Difficult to Control Team Captain: John Heatlie With: Lewis and Laurenc
The #7 seeds, Dominator II are back and their axe is still awesome! But there are a lot of other awesome robots in this heat like SMIDSY, Comengetorix and Hydra. Can Dominator II dominate the competition? We'll soon find out. Dominator II From: Kent Seated: #6 Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 0.60M X 1.30M X 0.80M Power: 2 X 750W Motors Weapons: Axe Strengths: Powerful Axe Weaknesses: Uni-Directional Weaponry Team Captain: Elliot Smart With: Paul Tolliday and Chris Hall Hydra From: Oxfordshire Weight: 99 Kilos Dimensions: 0.50M X 1.20M X 0.81M Power: 2 X 750W Motors Weapons: Sledgehammer and Flipper Strengths: Fast and Agile Weaknesses: Light Armour Team Captain: Dennis Leadbeater With: Andrew Leadbeater Axe-C-Dent II From: Suffock Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 0.80M X 0.74M X 0.65M Power: 2 X 52amp Motors Weapons: Rotating Axe Strengths: Destructive Weaponry Weaknesses: No Srimech Team Captain: Mel Easton Sumpthing Weight: 95 KilosWatch Now:iTunes
Hypno-Disc, the #4 seeds are now in destruction mode!
Can the #2 seeds, Bigger Brother come out on top? Bigger Brother From: Sussex Seated: #2 Weight: 96 Kilos Dimensions: 0.50M X 0.73M X 0.93M Power: 2 X 750W Electric Motors Weapons: Spiked Co2 Gas Ram Flipper Strengths: Indestructible Weaknesses: NONE! Team Captain: Joe Watts With: Ian and Ellie Watts Killer Carrot 2 From: West Sussex Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 0.55M X 1.53M X 1.05M Power: 2 X 900W Electric Motors Weapons: Flipper/Lifter Strengths: Invertible Weaknesses: Poor Armor Team Captain: Rob Englebright With: Adam Englebright and Mark Hale Major Tom From: Kent Weight: 99 Kilos Dimensions: 0.85M X 1.15M X 1.00M Power: 360W Electric Motor Weapons: Flywheel Strengths: Fast and Manouverable Weaknesses: No Srimech Team Captain: Henry Ryan With: Arthur Robinson and John Morris Riptilion From: Preston Weight: 85 Kilos Dimensions: 0.25M X 1.39M X 1.50M Power: 2 X 750W Electric Motors Weapons: Claw, Spikes, and Spinnin
The Series Semi-Finals! Which 2 robots will advance to the Grand Final? Wild Thing From: Hampshire Seated #9 Weight: 97 Kilos Dimensions: 0.40M X 0.93M X 0.91M Power: 2 X 375W Motors Weapons: Vertical Cutting Disc Strengths: Experienced Competitior Weaknesses: Exposed Tyres Team Captain: Nick Adams With: Isabelle Adams Razer Seated: #1 and Reining Champion Weight: 96 Kilos Dimensions: 0.55M X 1.10M X 0.63M Power: 2 X 1000W Electric Motors Weapons: Spike Strengths: Nimble and Very Accurate Weaknesses: Slow Self-Righting Team Captain: Ian Lewis With: Simon Scott and Vincent Blood 13 Black From: Leichestershire Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 1.66M X 0.39M X 0.66M Power: 2 X 750W Motors Weapons: 2 X 750mm Steel Blades Strengths: Speed and Weapons Weaknesses: Radio Response Team Captain: John Denny With: Richard Morris and Ken Wilson Firestorm IV From: Durham Seated: #3 Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 0.36M X 1.10M X 0.83M Power
The second of our Series Semi-Finals! Hypno-Disc Tornado From: Cambridgeshire Seated: #12 Weight: 98 Kilos Dimensions: 0.41M X 1.93M X 1.38M Power: 2 X 750W Electric Motors Weapons: Spinning Disc Strengths: Interchangeable Weapons Weaknesses: Unreliable Team Captain: Andrew Marchant With: David Gamble and Bryan Moss Terrorhurtz From: Oxfordshire Weight: 99 Kilos Dimensions: 0.50M X 1.25M X 1.05M Power: 2 X 1000W Electric Motors Weapons: Double-Headed Axe Strengths: Strong Armour Weaknesses: Unpredictable Team Captain: John Reid With: Dominic Parkinson Dominator II From: Kent Seated: #6 Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 0.60M X 1.30M X 0.80M Power: 2 X 750W Motors Weapons: Axe Strengths: Powerful Axe Weaknesses: Uni-Directional Weaponry Team Captain: Elliot Smart With: Paul Tolliday and Chris Hall Bigger Brother From: Sussex Seated: #2 Weight: 96 Kilos Dimensions: 0.50M X 0.73M X 0.93M Power: 2 X 750W Electric Motors Weap
It's an international competition between the United Kingdom and Germany. Can the UK win again or will the German flag rise above the arena? UK Robots 259 From: Essex Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 0.77M X 1.10M X 0.80M Power: 600W Motors Weapons: Vertical Spinner Strengths: Potentially Lethal Weapon Weaknesses: Low Strike Rate Team Captain: Adam Clark Judgeshread 2 1/2 Weight: 96 Kilos Dimensions: 0.40M X 1.26M X 0.97M Power: 2 X 750W Electric Motors Weapons: Flipper Strengths: Srimech and Maneuverability Weaknesses: Reliability Team Captain: Alan Blakeman With: Paul Blakeman and Dave Cluely Corkscrew Weight: 99 Kilos Dimensions: 0.65M X 0.88M X 0.88M Power: 3 X 750W Electric Motors Weapons: 6 Blades Strengths: 360 Degree Killing Zone Weaknesses: Difficult to Control Team Captain: John Heatlie With: Lewis and Laurence Heatlie Fluffy Weight: 100 Kilos Dimensions: 1.30M X 0.20M X 0.70M Power: 750W Motor Weapons: 20 Kilo Spinner St
Round 1 M2 v Shell Shock v Tiberius III v Vader House Robots - Shunt & Sergeant Bash M2 beat Shell Shock via Out Of Arena. M2 then beat Vader via Out Of Arena. Qualifers: M2 and Tiberius III Brutus Maximus v Pussycat v Roobarb v Twister House Robots - Shunt & Sergeant Bash Brutus Maximus Eliminated via Knock Out. Judges had to choose who else went out They chose to eliminate Twsiter. Qualifiers: Pussycat and Roobarb World Championship Qualifier Mechanianic (Austria) v Supernova (Sri Lanka) House Robots - Cassius Chrome (debut) & Sir Killalot Winner: Supernova via Knock Out Round 2 M2 v Pussycat House Robots - Dead Metal & Sergeant Bash Winner: M2 via Judges Roobarb v Tiberius III House Robots - Sir Killalot & Dead Metal Winner: Tiberius III via Pit Round 3 M2 v Tiberius III House Robots - Growler & Sir Killalot Winner: M2 via Pit
Fight 1: Barbaric Response Vs Big Nipper Vs Grim Reaper Vs Kan Opener Big Nipper and Grim Reaper both won on a judges' decision. Fight 2: Gyrobot Vs Jackson Wallop Vs Killerkat Vs *Terrorhurtz *Terrorhurtz were disqualified for not repairing their robot in time for the competition. The #3 seeds were out, so it was down to 3 robots. The 2 spinners ganged up on Killerkat, flipping him onto his side. He couldn't self-right. After the Ref counted Killerkat out, Gyrobot and JW pushed Killerkat onot the flamepit. Killerkat was wearing fur. (Jayne said it would go up like a match) Within the flames was a small heart. It said ""I love Matilda"". Jonathan Pearce said ""Well you won't see her."" Killerkat was pushed onto the floor flipper and shot through the air. Special Event: Featherweight Melee House Robots: Mr. Psycho and Sir Killalot and GROWLER?! This fight was wrong on so many levels! They had the 3 massive super heavweight robots (shown above) who all ganged up on the poor itty bittWatch Now:iTunes
YES! The #5 seeds, the robot that ended Chaos 2's career is here! Dantomkia, an awesome robot with a really awesome flipper. (Shame about the driver though). Can Dantomkia win this year and take home the money? Robot Stitistics King B Powerworks From: Hampshire Weight: 97 Kilos Demensions: 0.28M X 1.01M X 0.78M Power: 2 X 1500W Electric Motors Weapons: Spinning Disc and Spikes Strengths: Fast and Tough Weaknesses: High Ground Clearence Team Captain: Simon Harrison With: Grant Hornsby Hassocks Hog 2 From: West Sussex Demensions: 0.86M X 1.15M X 1.50M Power: 2 X 12V 630W Electric Motors Weapon: Pnumatic Flipper Strengths: Fast Lifting Flipper Weaknesses: Untested in Battle Dantomkia Seated: #5 From: Surrey Weight: 96 Kilos Demensions: 0.36M X 1.15M X 1.50 Power: 2 X 750W Electric Motors Weapons: Co2 Flipper Strengths: Reliability Weaknesses: Nervous Driver Team Captain: Michael Lambert With: Daniel Lambert and Steven Gadsey Rick From: Hampshire Weight: 97 Kilos Demensions: 0.31M X 0.85M
The #7 Seeds, 13 Black are back and ready to win! Unlucky for some, will 13 Black be lucky? Fight 1: 13 Black Vs Herbinator Vs Lightning Vs The Alien House Robots: Sgt. Bash and Shunt 13 Black wasn't doing a whole lot of moving in this fight. Herbinator was already on its side and immobilized by Lightning at the start of the fight. Lightning pushed 13 Black towards the pit. Both robots nearly fell in! Herbinator was counted out and axed by Shunt. Lightning then flipped 13 Black against the side wall, but Alien had been immobilized as well. They were pushed onto the Drop Zone, where a large buoy fell down on top of it. Cease was called and 13 Black and Lightning move on! Fight 2: Gravity Vs Hodaf the Bad Vs Hydra Vs Thor House Robots: Cassius Chrome and Sgt Bash This fight was unbelieveable. Gravity, the awesome Dutch flipper robot was launching Hydra all around the arena. Thor rammed Hodaf into the arena wall. Gravity then tried to flip Hydra out of the arena! Hydra went flying
The UK champs, Tornado are back and now have new interchangable weapons: A spinning drum (like the disc, only fatter), an electric lifter, and the scoop now equiped with a spinning chain weapon. Can they blow away the competition? We'll soon find out!
X-Terminator, the #11 seeds are back! Remember they had that axe? Well, now they have built a brand new robot. A pyramid shaped robot with a large 1500 RPM spinning disc! AWESOME! Can they win the 7th Wars and take home the 5,000? Fight 1: Diabolus Vs Major Tom Vs Tsunami (German Entry) Vs X-Terminator (seated 11) This fight didn't last very long. At the start of the fight, Major Tom's head predictably fell off! X-Terminator then used their new spinning disc, ripping up Diabolus and sending their spinning disc flying off. The German robot, Tsunami then flipped Major Tom out of the arena and into the Plexiglass wall! Then X-Terminator continued ripping up Diabolus and threw them against the arena side wall. Tsunami flipped Diabolus out as well! YEAH! X-Terminator and Tsunami move on to the next round!
Fight 1: Ming Dienasty (Seeded 15) Vs Ceros Vs Scraptosaur Vs Metalis House Robots: Dead Metal and Growler At the start of the match Ceros flipped the #15 seeds, Ming Dienasty over. Ming tried to use their drill to self-right, but had a little trouble. Scraptosaur then flipped Metalis over. Ming was finally able to self-right, but Metalis couldn't. Refbot counted them out. Ming dug their drill into Scraptosaur, but then Ceros flipped them again and pressed the Pit release button. The Refbot pushed Metalis down the pit just as time ran out. The judges decided to let Ceros and Scraptosaur go through. Fight 2: Revolution 3 Vs St Agro Vs Scrapper Vs Mega Hurts LT House Robots: Dead Metal and Growler St. Agro flipped Mega Hurts over, but Mega Hurts was able to self-right. However they drove sideways over the flame pit, burning out their motors. St. Agro then chucked Scrapper out of the arena. Revolution pushed Mega Hurts into Growler who spun a 360 with Mega Hurts in his grasp. Revo
It's Heat I and we're halfway through the competition. The #16 seeds and New Blood Champions, Storm II are back, now with an electric lifter, similar to BattleBots' Biohazard, only a lot faster!! Robot Stitistics Mayhem Weight: 100 kilos Weapons: High Energy Disc Strengths: Strong Armor Weaknesses: Exposed Wheels Rhino Weight: 98 Kilos Weapons: High Pressure Flipper and Disc Strengths: Destructive Weapons Weaknesses: Driver Needs More Practice Shredder Evolution Weight: 100 Kilos Weapons: Twin Counter Spinning Discs Strengths: Strong Armor Weaknesses: Hasn't Got Any Steel Avenger Weight: 100 Kilos Weapons: Pnumatic Axe Strengths: Tough with Powerful Weapon Weaknesses: High Ground Clearence Storm II Seated: 16th and New Blood Champion Weight: 100 Kilos Weapons: Interchangable Weapons Strengths: Destructive Speed Weaknesses: Hard to Control Sub-version 1.1 Weight: 100 Kilos Weapons: Pnumatic Spikes and Cutters Strengths: Self-Righting Wea
It's Heat J and the #14 seeds, Thermidor II are back. Thermidor is a good robot, but every so often we get to eat so much lobster, we get sick to our stomach, but Thermidor might be lucky this year. Who knows? Robot Statistics 8645T a.k.a. Beast From: Staffordshire Weight: 100 Kilos Weapons: Front Flipper and Rear Axe Strengths: Powerful Weapons Weaknesses: No Srimech Cobra From: Somerset Weight: 97 Kilos Weapons: Pneumatic Spike Strengths: Titanium Armor Weaknesses: Inexperienced Driver Kraken Weight: 100 kilos Weapons: 2 Crunching Jaws Strengths: Destructive Weaponry Weaknesses: Thin Armor Kronic the Wedgehog From: Devon Weight: 99 Kilos Weapons: Co2 Powered Flipper Strengths: 2 Self-Righting Mechanisms Weaknesses: No Wheel Covers Mighty Mouse From: Nottinghamshire Weight: 83 Kilos Weapons: Rear Spinning Disc Strengths: Speed Weaknesses: Lightweight Mobot From: West Sussex Weight: 96 Kilos Weapons: Rotating Arm Strengths: Self-R