photo via Willow Garage
photo by Scott Beale
The 8th annual RoboGames, the world’s largest robot competition, takes place April 15-17th, 2011 at the San Mateo County Expo Center. Advance discount tickets are currently on sale. The notorious robot combat competition is documented in this 2009 video by Geeks Are Sexy.
This years’ RoboGames mixes cutting edge technology, awesome robot skills, international cooperation and sportsmanship over three big robot-filled days! Over 20 countries will be participating in over 50 robot sporting events like Sumo, hockey, Kung fu, Soccer, Mech Warfare, and the ever popular Robot Combat!