Let’s Talk About These BattleBots Judges Decisions

Judges decisions in any form of competition are prone to some controversial shenanigans, but what we’ve seen in BattleBots this season is bordering on something of an epidemic. Six episodes into the season, there have been at least four fights with decisions that have caused some level outrage or questioning on the internet, including two in…

BattleBots Bracket Challenge Update 7/28/16

No full recap from me tonight, but I’ll very briefly fill you in on what happened if you missed it: BETA dominated Overhaul, delivering massive hit after massive hit with its hammer on its way to a knockout win. Hypershock armed itself with a freaking garden rake, swatted Warrior Clan’s drone out of the air, and…

Robot Wars Episode 1 Recap: R.I.P. Razer

For the first time since 2004, Robot Wars is back on televisions. More specifically, British televisions, so unless you’re living in the UK then you didn’t catch the series’ revival on BBC Two Sunday afternoon. Unless, of course, you knew where to look, put on your pirate hat, and sailed the seas to find buried robot…

BattleBots Bracket Challenge Update #1

I was going to make this one half episode recap, one half Bracket Challenge update, but instead I guess I’ll just post the bracket update and then go cry about Witch Doctor or something. If you’ve forgotten the scoring rules of the Bracket Challenge or have no idea what this is, you can find that information over…