Tag - robots

Here There Be Sarpents

So they’ve made a sea snake robot. Somebody help me out here…I swear there was an 80s cartoon (probably more than one!) in which Our Heroes faced off in an episode against a sea snake robot? Doesn’t this just look like the...

Odds and Ends for 2-1-2006

Post for three? This way, please, sir. “All robots should have perky breasts.” So goes the followup to the bit about the best bots of all time wherein we learn the Top Ten Sexiest Female Robots. This is necessary research...

Odds and Ends for 1-31-2006

Four ideas for individual posts that didn’t quite make it. Doomed to wander WordPress Limbo until…until…AH! SHAZAM! And they’re here! We would like to humbly add our names alongside Engadget and state that we too want...

Are You Comfortable?

A brilliant short from Neill Blomkamp, “Tempbot” brings to mind the question: how can robots take over the world if they can’t even navigate the microcosm of office relationships? Found via Screenhead.

Wired Names Best Bots of All Time

All the bots you would expect are on here: Optimus Prime, Astroboy, and The Iron Giant. They even have some you might not recall offhand, like those spider things from Runaway. Also there’s some you’re damn glad they remembered:...

Nothing Worse Than a Black Mummy Infestation

As I was watching Robot Bastard! I thought to myself, “Self, this feels kinda familiar. The feel.” Then I actually read the site after watching and realized: oh, this is the guy who did Scud: The Disposable Assassin. Gotcha. This...