Archive for July 2nd, 2007

Optimus Prime Robonova: Doesn’t turn into truck; awesome nonetheless.

Monday, July 2nd, 2007

Lots of good humanoid news today. Matt Bauer posted his newest Robonova mod in our forums this morning. Just in time for the release of the new Transformers movie, we have this:

Prime kickin butt
More than meets the eye, indeed.

Check out the thread in the TR Forums for bigger pictures and enlightening discussion.

Crabfu Enters Humanoid Arena

Monday, July 2nd, 2007

A few weeks back, we sold a KHR-2HV to I-Wei of Crabfu Steamworks. Let me tell you this: He has been putting his 2HV to good use. He put two walk test videos up on Youtube, and his considerable animation skills show through in his robot’s walking gaits.

Observe:

I’m really looking forward to seeing what else he comes up with. Maybe some steam/electromechanical hybrid projects? Please?

Thanks to Lem at Robots-Dreams for breaking the story, Thanks to I-Wei for keeping us posted.