MegaBots is launching a Giant Robot Tournament!
We have big news - we're launching a live tournament! Over 20 different teams from all over the world challenged us after we announced the Duel,... Read more
World's first live giant robot fight!
After the Giant Robot Duel, we heard lots of feedback from our fans that you all wanted live giant robot action. Unfortunately, even though we wanted to give you... Read more
IT'S TIME FOR THE GIANT ROBOT DUEL!
HELLO AGAIN MEGAFANS!
The time has finally come. After 2 long years of designing, building, and testing giant robots, we are going up against Suidobashi Heavy Industry, and you can... Read more
Mk.III Debuts at Maker Faire with your help!
We're happy to report that the Mk.III debuted at Maker Faire successfully!!! You can check out the video here:
The debut wasn't without its hiccups - the robot... Read more
Mk.III Is Assembled! It's Giant Robot Leg Day!
The moment you've all been waiting for so patiently is almost here! We attached the legs and hips of the Mk.III to the track base, and we've assembled... Read more
Maker Faire badges are in, sneak peek of the Mk.III!
Time for a fun update - our Kickstarter backer badges are in for Maker Faire! Check 'em out, they look AWESOME! Backers will be able to pick theirs up at... Read more
IT’S FINALLY TIME! We’re excited to announce that the Mk. III is ready for its grand unveiling, and we're excited to have YOU, fine backers, there with us!... Read more
GIANT ROBOT DUEL DETAILS!
MEGAFANS! Thank you for your patience! We are ECSTATIC to announce that the Giant Robot Duel is locked, loaded, and SCHEDULED! Check out our announcement video here or below for more information:... Read more
Watch The Mk.III Pick Up A Car!
We're excited to announce that we've finished and tested the Mk.III's arms and torso... by lifting a 2,600 pound Jetta 12 feet into the air and dropping it! Check out... Read more
Testing Giant Robot Weapons!
Hello again MegaFans!
In our design episode we talked about how one of the major improvements of the Mk.III was a modular arm system that allowed us to test a... Read more
Test Driving Our New Tank!
Way back when we first knew we had to our upgrade our robot for a hand-to-hand fight, we knew immediately that we would need new treads and a new power... Read more
We're Building a Whole New Robot From Scratch
Before we started upgrading the Mk.II, we decided to run it through the tests we showed you in our first episode to make sure we weren't at significant risk of... Read more
Episode 1: How to Destroy a Giant Robot
MegaFans! IT IS TIME!
The science fiction dream of mech combat has always revolved around people piloting giant robots into battle. We here at MegaBots take that dream seriously... but... Read more
It's time to get this show on the road!
MegaFans! We're back, and we're ready to kick some ass!
During our Kickstarter campaign, we promised you all that we would be creating a documentary about MegaBots. Since then, we... Read more
Progress, Demo Day, and Duel Update
It's been awhile since we updated, and for that we sincerely apologize. We've been focusing all of our energy on the robot and our negotiations, and less on... Read more
We've been busy.
Like all good giant robot franchises, there's way more to us than meets the eye. We want to take a minute to catch everyone up on the latest news!
On the... Read more
Design Update: Arm Actuators, Track Base, Robot Specs
We wanted to put together a robot design update for you all, in addition to the recent swag and shipping updates. Generally speaking, there's not much to physically... Read more
We’ve been getting questions about what the status is of the rewards, and we wanted to give you all an update. The fulfillment process for getting merchandise out... Read more
Update on fulfillment: backer page posted, stickers shipping, initial merch store up
Hello again MegaFans!
First of all, we want to share a gratuitous design update with you - we just flew out to Howe & Howe Technologies to test drive the... Read more
Robocraft codes emailed!
Just a quick update - we sent out everyone's Robocraft codes on Saturday from firstname.lastname@example.org. If you were supposed to get one and didn't, let us know at... Read more
Surveys due today!
This is the last call for surveys - get them in today (we'll accept them until midnight PT tonight, instead of just 5PM) to be guaranteed of getting... Read more
Brief update, Kickstarter survey deadline tomorrow at 5PM PT!
Hello again MegaFans!
First off, a quick update - we've been working hard to create the infrastructure we need to upgrade our robot, and the first step is getting a... Read more
Backer survey is out!
Kickstarter just released our funds and final list of backers to us today! You should have a survey from CrowdOx in your inbox. It will allow you to enter... Read more
WE'RE FUNDED! THANK YOU SO MUCH! Logistics below, and a blooper video!
With your help, WE MADE IT, with 7,857 backers giving $554,592! HOLY COW! You guys are AMAZING!
We're upgrading the Mk.II to be at least five times faster, five... Read more
FUNDED, and 60 hours to go! Thank you, let's keep going!
You are, without a doubt, the best fans a campaign could ask for!!! Together, WE'VE DONE IT! Thank you so much, we're past our goal! USA! USA! USA!... Read more
First look at the prototype figurine!
Dear Patriots and Mech Enthusiasts,
We're excited to announce that our first 3D printed figurine prototype is done, and we wanted to give you a first look! We'll have a... Read more
Pit Crew GIVEAWAY!
We have one more big announcement for the day, folks - we're giving away one spot on our pit crew. Want to see the world's first giant robot duel... Read more
WE'RE MAKING A DOCUMENTARY!
We have BIG NEWS, MegaFans. You know how Greg and Trey from BattleBots and Grant Imahara from Mythbusters are advising us? Well, they've been helping us navigate the world of Hollywood... Read more
Howe & Howe Upgrades!
Want to know more about the high-end custom track base we'd get if we reach our base funding goal? Check out this awesome video from Howe & Howe Technologies:... Read more
3/4 FUNDED!! And thanks for your help with Operation Schwarzenegger!
YOU GUYS. We're 75% of the way to our base funding goal! We're so close! Thank you all SO much, your support has meant the world to us!
Also,... Read more
First things first - we're OVER 2/3 FUNDED! YES! YOU GUYS ARE AWESOME, THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH! We're slowing down a bit like all campaigns do, so let's... Read more
Announcing 2 New Shirt Designs! 57% Funded!
First of all, once again, THANK YOU ALL! You guys are pulling out all the stops, and we can't tell you how much we appreciate it. We're now... Read more
Day 1 Recap, and Ask Us Anything on reddit today!
THANK YOU, EVERYONE! With your help, we passed the 1/3 funded mark on THE FIRST DAY! That's an incredible milestone, let's keep up the pace and knock this campaign... Read more
The Mk.II has been ported to Robocraft!
First of all - HOLY COW. Almost 20% funded in 8 hours?! YOU GUYS ARE AMAZING, THANK YOU SO MUCH! Keep that patriotism rolling deep!
And now, on to some... Read more