Thumbnail for 309649

The giant robot battle of your dreams is actually happening

By Mark Kaufman


Yes, this is real. Two gigantic robots will battle each other Gundam-style for our amusement — and it will be streamed.

On Oct. 17, the colossal robots Eagle Prime and Kuratas will meet in a violent duel.

At least, that’s when you can watch a stream of their battle that will last for days. The robots, which are piloted by humans, will attempt to topple each other.

This match has been two years in the making. In 2015, …

More about Tech, Entertainment, Robots, Sport, and Engineering