Timid Little Girl Meets Awesome Comic-Con Mech. Cuteness Ensues.

So that mech we mentioned last night—you know, the one that's made by the same studio that built armor for Pacific Rim and Iron Man—it's now officially going around Comic-Con. Here's some footage of the mech trying its best to befriend a little girl, brought to us by by Stan Winston School. » 7/19/13 3:30pm 7/19/13 3:30pm

This Ridiculously Awesome Mech Will Wander Around Comic-Con This Year

If you attend San Diego Comic-Con 2013, you can probably expect at least a few crazy, elaborate costumes. But this robot, which wired provides us footage of, is something else. The thing is 9 feet 9 inches, it has four arms, and despite looking menacing, I'm guessing those weapons aren't real. Still, wow. » 7/18/13 10:00pm 7/18/13 10:00pm

I Didn't Get Why People Love Giant Mechs. Then I Played Hawken.

I've been unfair to giant mechs and the people who love them. If you asked me about mechs a week ago, I'd probably make some awful comment about how mechs remind me of little boys clacking their action figures together, which isn't appealing to me. I didn't "get" the love for giant mechs. » 12/14/12 8:30pm 12/14/12 8:30pm