- Is this the most BADASS news ever?
- US-based robotics company Megabots Inc has challenged Japanese company Suidobashi Heavy Industry to a GIANT ROBOT DUEL!
- According to Megabots Inc co-founder Gui Cavalcanti, it is hoped that the duel will kickstart a league of giant fighting robots.
- In the US corner is the 15-foot Mark II, being “12,000 pounds of gasoline-powered fury” with a cannon that can shoot custom-made 3-pound paintballs.
- In the Japanese corner is Kuratas, a 15-foot, 10,000 pound robot that sits on 4 wheels and has a gatling gun for an arm.
- According to the video challenge, Megabots says: “You have a giant robot, we have a giant robot…in one year we fight!”