Robot Battles has been staging robotic combat
competitions (mostly) around the southern United States.
Robot Battles is one of the oldest continuously running
robotic combat competitions in the world,
with annual events currently held in in Atlanta at
Con and the
Joystick Gamebar, in Nashville at the
Geek Media Expo, and in
and at the
Chattanooga Mini Maker Faire. We have also held events in Alabama,
Colorado, Florida, North Carolina and as far away as
proudly trace our roots to the
Denver Mad Scientists Club
are a direct descendent of the "Critter Crunch" robotic
competition held every year at MileHiCon in Denver,
which began back in 1987 (and is still going strong).
just what makes Robot Battles different from other
robotic events? Well, we don't have a TV show, we don't
have supermodels, and we don't have huge cash prizes.
What we do have is a creatively unique host, some of the
most imaginative builders and designers in the sport,
and the most involved audiences in the country (in our
humble opinion). And, of course, lots and lots of very
intense one-on-one mechanical mayhem matches. Which is
what it's all about.
FEBRUARY UPDATE: Congrats to Michael Jeffries and
Ben Hampson, winners of the Antweight and Beetleweight
Robot Battles 58
held at the
convention in Chattanooga on Saturday, January
30th. We had a record turnout for the event, both with
competitors and audience. Thanks to everyone who came to
compete and to watch the show. You can watch all the
matches from the event on our
As for our next event,
Robot Battles 59, we are
in the process of finalizing details for a full Robot Battles
competition -- featuring all four weight classes -- in Atlanta
over the Memorial Day Weekend. As soon as we get
everything confirmed, we'll announce it here and on
Facebook. And, of course, we'll be back at
Con over the Labor Day weekend for
Robot Battles 60!
As always, if you have any questions about the rules
or either of the events (or future events),
contact us directly,
ask us on
Facebook or join our
Yahoo! Group. And while
you're at it, how about
doing a little shopping?
Get all your logoed apparel in the Robot Battles Marketplace!
opened the doors on our
Robot Battles Marketplace,
chock full of logo apparel for men, women and kids,
along with mugs, flasks, stickers, patches, bags,
glassware and even our own Robot Battles Teddy Bear.
Come shop today!