Man pretending to be a robot looks like a robot pretending to be a man

Dancer Madd Chadd is so, so good at doing the robot that he actually looks more like a frighteningly realistic robot pretending to be a human than a human dancing like a robot. In this latest video, he's sitting down and attempting to eat a sandwich like a robot would and it looks absolutely perfect. » 2/20/15 7:59am 2/20/15 7:59am

Watch A Robot Destroying Threes, Live

Matthew Wegner is working on a cool-looking game, but in his free time, he built an actual physical robot that plays Threes, the puzzle game that we're obsessed with. You can watch it playing live on Twitch right here. » 4/04/14 3:20pm 4/04/14 3:20pm

Yes, Robot Chicken, Kratos Should Be Embarrassed if Sackboy Kicks His…

Robot Chicken's brand of geek humor gets a lot of mileage from imagining the messed-up stuff fictional characters get up to when they're not busy being all heroic or villainous. So, yeah, a breakroom filled with the cast of PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale would be boiling over with all of the shame and… » 11/27/12 9:30am 11/27/12 9:30am

How the Human-Hunting Robots in This TweedPunk Shooter Will Find and…

Everybody complains about artificial intelligence. It's too dumb. It's too all-knowing. What it really is is too opaque. AI design remains one of the most mysterious disciplines of video game creation. Well, if you've ever wondered about how the rules governing the allies and opponents in a video game, then a blog… » 3/30/12 9:00am 3/30/12 9:00am

Ultima Creator Transforms Into a Robot to Work From Home

With his new wife living and working in New York and his company and home base in Austin, Texas, how does legendary game developer Richard Garriott split his time between the two? He doesn't, that's what his robot is for. » 10/26/11 5:20pm 10/26/11 5:20pm

The Sights and People of E3 2011's South Hall

I'll give E3 this: It's colorful. We did a few laps to see the big dogs: Square Enix, Activision, Ubisoft, Konami, Sony Ericsson, Microsoft...Robot Entertainment. (I can't help it. Orcs Must Die looks really fun!) Photos by our fearless photog, Isaac Viel.
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Now There's a Toy Dog You Control With Your Nintendo DS

Kids love video games, and kids love dogs, so Sega Toys and Activision Publishing have combined the two in Wappy Dog, a virtual pet game for the Nintendo DS that's a little less virtual, thanks to the bundled dog robot. » 6/02/11 11:00am 6/02/11 11:00am

Witness the most face-melting action scenes from Enthiran, the Indian…

We've been ridiculously excited for the Tamil science fiction blockbuster Enthiran once we heard that it was totally bonkers. And indeed, these clips prove that the movie delivers scads o' madness. Robotic orb of machine gun death = total delight. » 1/27/11 11:57am 1/27/11 11:57am

Kinect Gives Life To This Humanoid Robot

Using Microsoft's Kinect to control a modified Roomba is impressive. Using it to get a kit-built humanoid robot to mimic your actions is pretty damn amazing. » 12/29/10 4:00pm 12/29/10 4:00pm

Mappy The Robot Runs a Maze

Ash wasn't on hand when I stumbled on this video showing a robot Mappy navigating a cheese-less maze at the Namco Bandai HQ, so I have no clue what this is about. But I do know that it's a robot that looks like Mappy, and it's in a maze. There's also a bit of Goro getting ready to run the maze. Odd. » 10/07/08 9:00am 10/07/08 9:00am