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BattleBots promises to wow viewers with next generation robots—bigger, faster and stronger than ever before. The show will focus on the design and build of each robot, the bot builder backstories, their intense pursuit of the championship and the spectacle of the event.

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About BattleBots

BattleBots promises to wow viewers with next generation robots—bigger, faster and stronger than ever before. The show will focus on the design and build of each robot, the bot builder backstories, their intense pursuit of the championship and the spectacle of the event.

TV Show Information

Year of Release: 2015
Country: us
Last Updated: Thursday 06 December, 2018
Minutes per Episode: 45
Genre: reality / game-show
Rating: 7,6/10
Season(s): 2
Network: Discovery (US)
TV Show Status: returning series
Releasing Episodes: Friday on 20:00
Likes: 109

Episode Overview

Season: 2
Episode: 1 - Robots Activate: The Qualifying Round Begins
Released: 24 June 2016
Description: The first round of next-generation robots go head-to-head as 32 teams (out of 48) converge in an arena full of hazards for the chance to advance out of the qualifying round in pursuit of the championship. Judging the matches are former “BattleBots” competitor and special effects artist Fon Davis, the face of “Nerdist,” Jessica Chobot, and special guest judge Adam Savage (“MythBusters”).
Episode: 2 - There Will Be Bot Blood: The Qualifying Round Concludes
Released: 01 July 2016
Description: The first round of next-generation robots go head to head, as the remaining 16 teams (out of 48) converge in an arena full of hazards for the chance to advance out of the qualifying round in pursuit of the championship. Guest judge: Adam Savage.
Episode: 3 - We're Gonna Need a Bigger Bracket: The Round of 32, Part 1
Released: 08 July 2016
Description: The next-generation robots continue to go head to head as the first of the 32 remaining teams battle on in pursuit of the championship. This round consists of 24 teams that won their qualifying bout, plus 8 wild-card teams picked by the judges. The special guest judge is NFL tight end and Super Bowl 50 champion, Vernon Davis.
Episode: 4 - Shake, Battle, and Roll: The Round of 32, Part 2
Released: 22 July 2016
Description: The next-generation robots continue to go head to head as more of the 32 remaining teams battle on in pursuit of the championship. This round consists of 24 teams that won their qualifying bout, plus 8 wild-card teams picked by the judges. Guest judge: Vernon Davis.
Episode: 5 - The Good, the Bot, and the Ugly: The Round of 32 Concludes
Released: 29 July 2016
Description: The next-generation robots continue to go head to head as the last of the 32 remaining teams battle on in pursuit of the championship. This round consists of 24 teams that won their qualifying bout, plus 8 wild-card teams picked by the judges. Guest judge: Vernon Davis.
Episode: 6 - Not So Sweet 16: The Round of 16 Part 1
Released: 05 August 2016
Description: The first 8 of the remaining 16 teams battle on in pursuit of the championship. YouTube persona Michael Stevens (Vsauce) serves as guest judge.
Episode: 7 - Rise of the Machines: The Round of 16 Part 2
Released: 26 August 2016
Description: The last 8 of the remaining 16 teams battle on in pursuit of the championship. YouTube persona Michael Stevens (Vsauce) serves as guest judge.
Episode: 8 - Gr8 Expectations: The Quarterfinals
Released: 02 September 2016
Description: The top 8 teams battle in 4 quarterfinal matches to narrow the field down to the top 4.
Episode: 9 - One Shining Bot: The Championship
Released: 02 September 2016
Description: On the night of champions, 2 semifinal matches start things off, followed by a 3-team rumble, and then the championship fight. Who will win the Giant Nut?
Season: 3
Episode: 1 - It's Robot Fighting Time!
Released: 12 May 2018
Description: The epic robot-fighting series BattleBots is making its triumphant return with all-new episodes on Discovery Channel and Science Channel. BattleBots features the biggest, baddest, strongest, and fastest next-generation robots from all over the world as they duke it out for supremacy in the rapidly exploding world of Robot Combat Sports. Fight card: Blacksmith vs. Bite Force, Mecha Rampage vs. Duck! vs. Free Shipping, SubZero vs. Huge, Bombshell vs. Lock-Jaw. Main event: Tombstone vs. Minotaur.
Episode: 10 - A Smashing Good Time
Released: 14 July 2018
Description: Undefeated bots Bronco and Duck! duke it out in the battlebox as the race to become BattleBots World Champion heats up.
Episode: 11 - The Desperado Tournament
Released: 04 August 2018
Description: As part two of the season commences, some bots are already on the brink of elimination, including several fan favorites. In order to give them a last chance at qualifying for the championship, BattleBots is staging its first ever ‘Desperado’ Tournament, where 8 teams will be given the chance to win one guaranteed place in the final 16 qualifiers. It’s a fight to the death, and only one robot can win.
Episode: 13 - The Rematch
Released: 18 August 2018
Description: Minotaur continues its quest for the BattleBots title in an epic fight with Blacksmith, a rematch two years in the making.
Episode: 2 - Are You Yeti to Rumble?
Released: 19 May 2018
Description: Fan favorites Yeti and Witch Doctor face off in a world-class fight as top competitors battle to earn their spot in the postseason tournament. Fight card: Icewave vs. Vanquish, Rotator vs. Petunia, Brutus vs. Red Devil, Captain Shrederator vs. End Game. Main event: Witch Doctor vs. Yeti.
Episode: 20 - 2018 World Championship Semi-Finals & Finals
Released: 06 October 2018
Description: The 2018 season of BattleBots concludes with the World Championship Semi-Finals, Finals and awarding of the Giant Nut!
Episode: 3 - Everyone Wants to be the Hotshot
Released: 26 May 2018
Description: Legends Hypershock and Biteforce face off in an epic showdown, while up-and-comers try to prove they have what it takes to be crowned 2018 BattleBots World Champion. Fight card: Overhaul vs. SawBlaze, Whiplash vs. Hypothermia, The Four Horsemen vs. Double Jeopardy vs. Gamma 9, War Hawk vs. Axe Backwards. Main event: Hypershock vs. Bite Force.
Episode: 4 - There's No Tapping Out in BattleBots!
Released: 02 June 2018
Description: Reigning champion Tombstone takes on the legendary Gigabyte as the battles heat up to take home the renowned BattleBots trophy. Fight card: Red Devil vs. Monsoon, Lucky vs. Skorpios, Tantrum vs. Battle Royale w/ Cheese, End Game vs. Lock-Jaw. Main event: Gigabyte vs. Tombstone.
Episode: 5 - Just Keep Spinning
Released: 09 June 2018
Description: A brutal match-up between Icewave and Yeti ignites the Battlebox, while the best bots in the world flex their gears. Fight card: Huge vs. Free Shipping, Minotaur vs. Hypothermia, Blacksmith vs. The Four Horsemen, SOW vs. Brutus. Main event: Icewave vs. Yeti.
Episode: 6 - It's a Flippin' Robot Party!
Released: 16 June 2018
Description: World-class robots Bronco and Bombshell go head-to-head as the elite group of robots compete for the title of 2018 BattleBots World Champion. Fight card: SawBlaze vs. Reality, Petunia vs. Monsoon, Captain Shrederator vs. SubZero, Warrior Dragon vs. Chomp. Main event: Bronco vs. Bombshell.
Episode: 7 - It's Fork Lifting Time!
Released: 23 June 2018
Description: Rookie bot End Game and former BattleBots champ Bite Force duke it out in an action-packed night of battles. Fight card: Lucky vs. SOW, SawBlaze vs. Mohawk, Whiplash vs. Mecha Rampage, Chomp vs. Overhaul. Main event: Bite Force vs. End Game.
Episode: 8 - I'm Here to Kick Some Bot
Released: 30 June 2018
Description: BattleBots royalty Bronco and Lock-Jaw fight to the death as the competition for 2018 BattleBots World Champion gets fierce. Fight card: Warrior Dragon vs. Rotator, Reality vs. Duck!, Hypershock vs. Battle Royale w/ Cheese, Witch Doctor vs. Blacksmith. Main event: Lock-Jaw vs. Bronco.
Episode: 9 - Ice, Ice, Baby
Released: 07 July 2018
Description: BattleBots elite Icewave and Skorpios square off in an epic throwdown, and the rest of the bots battle to secure their spots in the Sweet 16. Fight card: Chomp vs. Huge, Brutus vs. War Hawk, Captain Shrederator vs. Petunia, Yeti vs. Bombshell. Main event: Skorpios vs. Icewave.

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