The team at Boston Dynamics have nudged me one step closer to moving to a desert island with this new footage of its very Metal Gear-like BigDog throwing cinder blocks.

It was scary enough when the thing could run faster than Usain Bolt. Now that we know it can throw a brick through your window before making a speedy getaway, global domination can only be a few more improvements away.

Dynamic Robot Manipulation [Boston Dynamics]