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RoboCast #73: Bugglebots - Season 2 Grand Final Review

RoboCast #73: Bugglebots - Season 2 Grand Final Review

January 26, 2020

Episode Title: And Finally…

 

In this podcast, I am joined as ever by Steve the American Killjoy as we discuss the Grand Final of Bugglebots Season 2! In this episode, we’re joined by Team Trans-cendant Robotics, Team Nelly and ESC’s Reira Granger from Team Splodeyboi!

 

Be sure to check us out on iTunes and Spotify too! Simply search “The RoboCast” on either of those platforms, and listen to us on the go!

 

Let us know what your thoughts of the final episode of Bugglebots in the comments below, we’d love to hear your thoughts!

 

Time Stamps:

0:00 – Introduction

1:30 – Introduction to Reira

3:53 – Saw Loser vs Thunder Child

11:28 – K2 vs Splodeyboi

17:42 – Daedalus vs Mini Spinny

23:04 – Grand Final Rumble

27:50 – Eliminator 1

32:28 – Eliminator 2

36:38 – 3rd/4th Place Playoff

39:39 – Grand Final

45:26 – Closing Thoughts and Outro

 

 

 

Also, a HUGE shoutout to my friend Leo, who designed my fantastic new channel icon and podcast logo! Check him out here:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzilJI3JWxJku3fqeAsKJaQ

 

My Pages:

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https://therobocast.podbean.com/

https://twitter.com/FlamingoRobot

https://www.facebook.com/FlamingoRobot/

 

Steve’s Page:

https://twitter.com/AKJofficial

https://www.youtube.com/user/AmericanKilljoy

 

Anderson’s Page:

https://www.youtube.com/user/A9132robotwars

 

Reira’s Pages:

https://www.facebook.com/THEESCPODCAST/

https://www.facebook.com/teampunchant/

https://twitter.com/ReiraTheBard

 

Be sure to check out Bugglebots online!

https://www.facebook.com/Bugglebots/

https://www.bugglebots.com/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrinqRJI7jFwHEIzEDdJxqg

https://twitter.com/bugglebots

RoboCast #72: Bugglebots Season 2 - The Last Chance Review

RoboCast #72: Bugglebots Season 2 - The Last Chance Review

January 20, 2020

Episode Title: Rumble and Tumble.

In this podcast, I am joined as ever by Anderson9132 as we discuss the Rumbles of Bugglebots Season 2! In this episode, we’re joined by Jevan from World of Woodrow and also Team DSC Robotics captain and Sir Lance-A-Frog’s builder Nicholas Cole!

Be sure to check us out on iTunes and Spotify too! Simply search “The RoboCast” on either of those platforms, and listen to us on the go!

Let us know what your thoughts of the sixth. episode of Bugglebots in the comments below, we’d love to hear your thoughts!

Time Stamps:

0:00 – Introduction

1:12 – Talking Sir Lance-A-Frog

3:04 – Recapping Sir Lance-A-Frog’s fights

5:13 – The Last Chance Rumble

24:04 – The Rumble Bee

 

35:04 – Thoughts on the Grand Final and Closing Thoughts.

Also, a HUGE shoutout to my friend Leo, who designed my fantastic new channel icon and podcast logo! Check him out here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzilJI3JWxJku3fqeAsKJaQ

My Pages:

https:/twitter.com/SamElliott64

https://therobocast.podbean.com/

https://twitter.com/FlamingoRobot

https://www.facebook.com/FlamingoRobot/

Steve’s Page:

https://twitter.com/AKJofficial h

ttps://www.youtube.com/user/AmericanKilljoy

Anderson’s Page:

https://www.youtube.com/user/A9132robotwars

Jevan’s Pages:

https://www.facebook.com/WorldOfWoodrowYouTube/

https://www.youtube.com/c/WorldofWoodrow

Nick’s Pages:

https://www.facebook.com/DSCRobotics/

https://twitter.com/dragonsteincole

Be sure to check out Bugglebots online!

https://www.facebook.com/Bugglebots/

https://www.bugglebots.com/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrinqRJI7jFwHEIzEDdJxqg

https://twitter.com/bugglebots

RoboCast #71: Bugglebots Season 2 - Heat 5 Review

RoboCast #71: Bugglebots Season 2 - Heat 5 Review

January 12, 2020

Episode Title: Mini Spinny Goes Big

 

In this podcast, I am joined as ever by Steve the American Killjoy as we discuss the 5th Heat of Bugglebots Season 2! In this episode, we’re joined by Team ChiTech’s and Mini Spinny MkII builder Rory Charlesworth.

 

Be sure to check us out on iTunes and Spotify too! Simply search “The RoboCast” on either of those platforms, and listen to us on the go!

 

Let us know what your thoughts of the fifth episode of Bugglebots in the comments below, we’d love to hear your thoughts!

 

Time Stamps:

0:00 – Introduction

0:52 – Mini Spinny’s Changes

5:10 – Catalyst vs Mini Spinny MK II

8:57 – Drizzle vs Wee Woo

14:13 – Bourbon 2 vs Jay

16:56 – Catalyst vs Jay vs Wee Woo

22:14 – Bourbon 2 vs Mini Spinny Mk II

26:40 – Drizzle vs Jay

30:42 – Jay vs Mini Spinny MK II

35:12 – Closing Thoughts and Outro

 

 

 

 

Also, a HUGE shoutout to my friend Leo, who designed my fantastic new channel icon and podcast logo! Check him out here:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzilJI3JWxJku3fqeAsKJaQ

 

My Pages:

https:/twitter.com/SamElliott64

https://therobocast.podbean.com/

https://twitter.com/FlamingoRobot

https://www.facebook.com/FlamingoRobot/

 

Steve’s Page:

https://twitter.com/AKJofficial

https://www.youtube.com/user/AmericanKilljoy

 

Anderson’s Page:

https://www.youtube.com/user/A9132robotwars

 

Rory’s Pages:

https://twitter.com/R9000DS

https://www.facebook.com/TeamChiTec/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCckMRUEBKCsBzgweGCW0YJg

 

Be sure to check out Bugglebots online!

https://www.facebook.com/Bugglebots/

https://www.bugglebots.com/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrinqRJI7jFwHEIzEDdJxqg

https://twitter.com/bugglebots

RoboCast #70 - Bugglebots Season 2 - Heat 4 Review

RoboCast #70 - Bugglebots Season 2 - Heat 4 Review

January 5, 2020

Episode Title: The Collab Nobody Asked For

 

In this podcast, I am joined as ever by Anderson9132 as we discuss the 4th Heat of Bugglebots Season 2! In this episode, we’re joined by Team Spinnerproof’s Sam Hutchins and Ryan Bratley.

 

Be sure to check us out on iTunes and Spotify too! Simply search “The RoboCast” on either of those platforms, and listen to us on the go!

 

Let us know what your thoughts of the fourth episode of Bugglebots in the comments below, we’d love to hear your thoughts!

 

Time Stamps:

0:00 – Introduction

0:54 – Spinnerproof’s first combat event

1:37 – Building Hello There!

4:25 – Claws 2 vs Daedalus

6:02 – Thoughts on Daedalus

7:36 – Thoughts on Claws 2

9:31 – Hello There! Vs Thunder Child

14:02 – Thoughts on Thunder Child

16:38 – Annieruok vs 2 Berg 2 Furious

18:45 – Thoughts on Annieruok

19:40 – Thoughts on 2 Berg 2 Furious

22:30 – 2 Berg 2 Furious vs Claws 2 vs Hello There!

30:24 – Daedalus vs Thunder Child

35:56 – Annieruok vs Claws 2

41:02 – Claws 2 vs Thunder Child

45:51 – Closing Thoughts and Outro

 

 

 

 

Also, a HUGE shoutout to my friend Leo, who designed my fantastic new channel icon and podcast logo! Check him out here:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzilJI3JWxJku3fqeAsKJaQ

 

My Pages:

https:/twitter.com/SamElliott64

https://therobocast.podbean.com/

https://twitter.com/FlamingoRobot

https://www.facebook.com/FlamingoRobot/

 

Steve’s Page:

https://twitter.com/AKJofficial

https://www.youtube.com/user/AmericanKilljoy

 

Anderson’s Page:

https://www.youtube.com/user/A9132robotwars

 

Spinnerproof’s Pages:

https://www.spinnerproof.com/

https://twitter.com/Spinnerproof

 

Be sure to check out Bugglebots online!

https://www.facebook.com/Bugglebots/

https://www.bugglebots.com/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrinqRJI7jFwHEIzEDdJxqg

https://twitter.com/bugglebots

RoboCast #69: Bugglebots Season 2 - Heat 3 Review

RoboCast #69: Bugglebots Season 2 - Heat 3 Review

December 29, 2019

Episode Title: Revolutions of Saw

 

In this podcast, I am joined as ever by Anderson9132 as we discuss the 3rd Heat of Bugglebots Season 2! In this episode, we’re joined by Team RGB’s Alex Mordue and Two Headed Death Flamingo’s and Team Impact’s Felix Townsend!

 

Be sure to check us out on iTunes and Spotify too! Simply search “The RoboCast” on either of those platforms, and listen to us on the go!

 

Let us know what your thoughts of the third episode of Bugglebots in the comments below, we’d love to hear your thoughts!

 

Time Stamps:

0:00 – Introduction

1:09 – Felix’s Improvements to Rev 2

4:00 – Alex’s Return to Robot Combat with Saw Loser

6:26 – Thoughts on W I D 3 B O I

7:21 – Saw Loser vs W I D 3 B O I

12:31 – Thoughts on Unconscious 514

14:52 – Thoughts on Leim Thart

15:55 – Leim Thart vs Unconscious 514

18:15 – Thoughts on Rev 4

18:36 – Thoughts on The Apprentice

19:25 – Rev 4 vs The Apprentice

24:15 – Leim Thart vs Rev 4 vs W I D 3 B O I

28:34 – Saw Loser vs Unconscious 514

30:54 – Leim Thart vs The Apprentice

34:25 – Leim Thart vs Saw Loser

37:14 – Closing Thoughts and Outro

 

 

 

Also, a HUGE shoutout to my friend Leo, who designed my fantastic new channel icon and podcast logo! Check him out here:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzilJI3JWxJku3fqeAsKJaQ

 

My Pages:

https:/twitter.com/SamElliott64

https://therobocast.podbean.com/

https://twitter.com/FlamingoRobot

https://www.facebook.com/FlamingoRobot/

 

Steve’s Page:

https://twitter.com/AKJofficial

https://www.youtube.com/user/AmericanKilljoy

 

Anderson’s Page:

https://www.youtube.com/user/A9132robotwars

 

Alex’s Pages:

https://www.facebook.com/teamrgbrobots/

https://twitter.com/alexmordue

https://t.co/9WMKDUfNjL?amp=1

 

Felix’s Pages:

https://www.facebook.com/ImpactRobots/

https://twitter.com/felixedward99

 

Be sure to check out Bugglebots online!

https://www.facebook.com/Bugglebots/

https://www.bugglebots.com/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrinqRJI7jFwHEIzEDdJxqg

https://twitter.com/bugglebots

RoboCast #68: Bugglebots Season 2 - Heat 2 Review

RoboCast #68: Bugglebots Season 2 - Heat 2 Review

December 18, 2019

Episode Title: Snappy Sharks and Splosions

 

In this podcast, I am joined as ever by Anderson9132 and Steve the American Killjoy as we discuss the 2nd Heat of Bugglebots Season 2! In this episode, we’re joined by Snappy Robots’ and Bristol Bot Builder Craig Croucher!

 

Be sure to check us out on iTunes and Spotify too! Simply search “The RoboCast” on either of those platforms, and listen to us on the go!

 

Let us know what your thoughts of the first episode of Bugglebots in the comments below, we’d love to hear your thoughts!

 

Time Stamps:

0:00 – Introduction

1:11 – Craig’s Beetle Experience

3:17 – Thoughts on Phoenix

5:07 – Thoughts on Splodeyboi

7:01 – Phoenix vs Splodyboi

9:14 – Thoughts on Snappy

9:40 – Snappy vs Gear Down For What?!

12:21 – Thoughts on Gear Down For What?!

20:11 – Thoughts on Shark Setrakian and its fight with Wajoo

15:56 – Thoughts on Wajoo

18:38 – Phoenix vs Snappy vs Shark Setrakian

25:30 – Gear Down For What?! Vs Phoenix

28:23 – Splodeyboi vs Wajoo

32:02 – Phoneix vs Splodeyboi (Heat Final)

36:03 – Closing Thoughts and Outro

 

 

 

Also, a HUGE shoutout to my friend Leo, who designed my fantastic new channel icon and podcast logo! Check him out here:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzilJI3JWxJku3fqeAsKJaQ

 

My Pages:

https:/twitter.com/SamElliott64

https://therobocast.podbean.com/

https://twitter.com/FlamingoRobot

https://www.facebook.com/FlamingoRobot/

 

Steve’s Page:

https://twitter.com/AKJofficial

https://www.youtube.com/user/AmericanKilljoy

 

Anderson’s Page:

https://www.youtube.com/user/A9132robotwars

 

Craig’s Pages:

https://www.facebook.com/SnappyRobots/

https://twitter.com/SnappyRobots

 

Bristol Bot Builders Pages:

https://bristolbotbuilders.com/

https://www.facebook.com/BristolBotBuilders/

https://twitter.com/bristolbotbuild

 

Funny Video:

https://www.facebook.com/JoesBots/videos/418528502368456/?__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARAh4c0Y8XUI0uyX6W_VOjI3ZJRTVgtIhre1uIpsbCGHUCE3qXQR9xRf0otPIznSts_yuqAezMOUUAoFHuOM9AjIKvvtVAoJNalUtLEA8h5IO9X8xgVsoJcMzxBfR4lb6-1aet8sI7ZkaMIu7QFxAve8St31OSJTYfEKdFnuc1aMcv3ibZNis38nPyfaOWwBZaPn0st2qVEJuSgag33lT4bSQTyTeN2NSYKYRbmmbE_ispcFKmDRePGzPeZKG_0bu8FawsuS2dsOKQDSGJ69e8FB_kG_ghWiP17_HqK-qTyYT_xREuc0r1JBcLbGrXQXZbrXDApSWM5SJW4I&__tn__=FFHHH-R

 

Be sure to check out Bugglebots online!

https://www.facebook.com/Bugglebots/

https://www.bugglebots.com/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrinqRJI7jFwHEIzEDdJxqg

https://twitter.com/bugglebots

RoboCast #67: Bugglebots Season 2 - Heat 1 Review

RoboCast #67: Bugglebots Season 2 - Heat 1 Review

December 12, 2019

Episode Title: “cola”

 

In this podcast, I am joined as ever by Steve the American Killjoy, as we discuss the first heat of Bugglebots Season 2! In this episode, we’re joined by Robot Arena legend Sean/TheDominusIgnis and Hold My Beer’s builder Jeroen van Lieverloo.

 

Be sure to check us out on iTunes and Spotify too! Simply search “The RoboCast” on either of those platforms, and listen to us on the go!

 

Let us know what your thoughts of the first episode of Bugglebots in the comments below, we’d love to hear your thoughts!

 

Time Stamps:

0:00 – Introduction

1:23 – Jeroen’s first beetle

3:13 – Thoughts on Sir Lance-A-Frog

5:38 – Thoughts on Rust in Pieces

7:59 – Rust in Pieces vs Sir Lance-A-Frog

11:27 – Thoughts on Hold My Beer

13:03 – Thoughts on Halo

15:13 – Halo vs Hold My Beer

20:11 – Thoughts on K2

21:59 – Thoughts on Maximum Ogredrive

23:17 – K2 vs Maximum Ogredrive

26:04 – Hold My Beer vs Maximum Ogredrive vs Sir Lance-A-Frog

30:40 – Halo vs Rust in Pieces

35:20 – K2 vs Sir Lance-A-Frog

37:16 – K2 vs Rust in Pieces

41:01 – Closing Thoughts and Outro

 

 

Also, a HUGE shoutout to my friend Leo, who designed my fantastic new channel icon and podcast logo! Check him out here:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzilJI3JWxJku3fqeAsKJaQ

 

My Pages:

https:/twitter.com/SamElliott64

https://therobocast.podbean.com/

https://twitter.com/FlamingoRobot

https://www.facebook.com/FlamingoRobot/

 

Steve’s Page:

https://twitter.com/AKJofficial

https://www.youtube.com/user/AmericanKilljoy

 

Anderson’s Page:

https://www.youtube.com/user/A9132robotwars

 

Sean’s Pages:

https://twitter.com/TheDominusIgnis

https://www.youtube.com/user/TheDominusignis

 

Jeroen’s Pages:

https://twitter.com/Lieverlooo

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCR491QMIb83tKNPvktwD2Aw

https://www.facebook.com/TeamTieRip/

 

Be sure to check out Bugglebots online!

https://www.facebook.com/Bugglebots/

https://www.bugglebots.com/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrinqRJI7jFwHEIzEDdJxqg

https://twitter.com/bugglebots

RoboCast #66: Bugglebots - Season 1 Review

RoboCast #66: Bugglebots - Season 1 Review

December 3, 2019

Episode Title: NAO BUGGLE

 

In this podcast, I am joined as ever by Steve the American Killjoy, as we discuss the first season of Bugglebots that aired at the end of last year! In this episode, we’re joined by Jevan Woodrow of World of Woodrow and Joe Brown, main editor of the show, and member of Team Reckless Crabandon and Two-Headed Death Flamingo!

 

Be sure to check us out on iTunes and Spotify too! Simply search “The RoboCast” on either of those platforms, and listen to us on the go!

 

Let us know what your thoughts of the first season of Bugglebots in the comments below, we’d love to hear your thoughts!

 

Time Stamps:

0:00 – I’ll be honest the structure is out the window. So no time stamps. Normal service next week!

 

Also, a HUGE shoutout to my friend Leo, who designed my fantastic new channel icon and podcast logo! Check him out here:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzilJI3JWxJku3fqeAsKJaQ

 

My Pages:

https:/twitter.com/SamElliott64

https://therobocast.podbean.com/

https://twitter.com/FlamingoRobot

https://www.facebook.com/FlamingoRobot/

 

Steve’s Page:

https://twitter.com/AKJofficial

https://www.youtube.com/user/AmericanKilljoy

 

Anderson’s Page:

https://www.youtube.com/user/A9132robotwars

Jevan’s Pages:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYrLK4FAq9KYCdn43Nlh1zA

https://www.facebook.com/WorldOfWoodrowYouTube/

 

Joe’s Pages:

https://www.facebook.com/JoesBots/

https://www.facebook.com/BristolBotBuilders/

https://twitter.com/_Joe_Brown_

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuNNMJXAFVZhGqQd2EtMK4Q

 

Be sure to check out Bugglebots online!

https://www.facebook.com/Bugglebots/

https://www.bugglebots.com/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrinqRJI7jFwHEIzEDdJxqg

https://twitter.com/bugglebots

RoboCast #65: BattleBots 2019 Season - Episode 16 Review

RoboCast #65: BattleBots 2019 Season - Episode 16 Review

October 6, 2019

Thumbnail Photo Credit: JCRB Photography. Go and check out Jon’s fantastic images! Links Below:
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Episode Title: Back2Back

In this podcast, I am joined as ever by Steve the American Killjoy, as we discuss the 16th and final Episode of BattleBots 2019. We’re joined in this episode by Stephen McCulla aka VoteSaxon07, and Edward Robinson of the Sharkoprion team!

Be sure to check us out on iTunes and Spotify too! Simply search “The RoboCast” on either of those platforms, and listen to us on the go!

Let us know what your thoughts of the episode in the comments below, we’d love to hear your thoughts!

Time Stamps:
0:00 – Introduction
0:44 – Stephen’s work on the Drop Zone
2:50 – Ed’s late arrival
10:25 – Tombstone vs Whiplash
15:05 – SawBlaze vs Witch Doctor
20:23 – Bite Force vs Lock-Jaw
24:23 – Semi-final 1
30:57 – Semi-final 2
36:43 – 2019 BattleBots Final
45:19 – Thoughts on the season and the future
51:26 - Outro

Also, a HUGE shoutout to my friend Leo, who designed my fantastic new channel icon and podcast logo! Check him out here:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzilJI3JWxJku3fqeAsKJaQ

My Pages:
https:/twitter.com/SamElliott64
https://therobocast.podbean.com/
https://twitter.com/FlamingoRobot
https://www.facebook.com/FlamingoRobot/

Steve’s Page:
https://twitter.com/AKJofficial
https://www.youtube.com/user/AmericanKilljoy

Anderson’s Page:
https://www.youtube.com/user/A9132robotwars

Stephen’s Pages:
https://twitter.com/Votesaxon07
https://www.facebook.com/Votesaxon07/
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKX0bDtjCZ7nXGX1kNyRtGA

Edward’s Pages:
https://www.facebook.com/Sharkoprion/
https://www.facebook.com/ExcelsiorBot/
https://www.youtube.com/user/mnkeeboy

Be sure to check out BattleBots too!
https://twitter.com/BattleBots
https://www.facebook.com/battlebots/
https://www.youtube.com/user/battlebots
https://battlebots.com/

RoboCast #64: BattleBots 2019 Season - Episode 15 Review

RoboCast #64: BattleBots 2019 Season - Episode 15 Review

September 23, 2019

Episode Title: The Sweetest of 16s

 

In this podcast, I am joined as ever by Anderson9132 and Steve the American Killjoy, as we discuss the 15th Episode of BattleBots 2019. We’re joined in this episode by Matt Vasquez of the Whiplash team and the iconic Mystrsyko!

 

Be sure to check us out on iTunes and Spotify too! Simply search “The RoboCast” on either of those platforms, and listen to us on the go!

 

Let us know what your thoughts of the episode in the comments below, we’d love to hear your thoughts!

 

Time Stamps:

0:00 – Introduction

0:43 – Matt’s reaction to the HUGE draw

1:35 – Mike’s journey to roboteering and RoboNerd

2:29 – SawBlaze vs Son of Whyachi

8:17 – Bite Force vs Uppercut

12:26 – Death Roll vs Yeti

18:00 – HUGE vs Whiplash

26:23 – Quantum vs Tombstone

29:59 – Blacksmith vs Witch Doctor

35:12 – Black Dragon vs Lock-Jaw

41:00 - Hydra vs Minotaur

46:11 – Outro and Predictions for the winner!

 

Also, a HUGE shoutout to my friend Leo, who designed my fantastic new channel icon and podcast logo! Check him out here:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzilJI3JWxJku3fqeAsKJaQ

 

My Pages:

https:/twitter.com/SamElliott64

https://therobocast.podbean.com/

https://twitter.com/FlamingoRobot

https://www.facebook.com/FlamingoRobot/

 

Steve’s Page:

https://twitter.com/AKJofficial

https://www.youtube.com/user/AmericanKilljoy

 

Anderson’s Page:

https://www.youtube.com/user/A9132robotwars

 

Matt’s Pages:

https://www.facebook.com/FastElectricRobots/

https://www.instagram.com/whiplash_battlebot

 

Mike’s Pages:

https://www.facebook.com/mystrsyko/

https://twitter.com/mystrsyko

https://www.youtube.com/user/mystrsyko2

 

Be sure to check out BattleBots too!

https://twitter.com/BattleBots

https://www.facebook.com/battlebots/

https://www.youtube.com/user/battlebots

https://battlebots.com/