Articles tagged with: Gundam
Featured, Geek Stuff, Robots »
Geek Stuff, Robots »
Mechas, we grew up with them, Voltron, Gundam, The Mighty Orbots, The Power Rangers’ Megazord. It’s a pretty long list. As a kid you thought it would be cool to pilot one of those things (I still do). Well, actually it wouldn’t. The whole idea of using a giant-sized humanoid robot in battle is incredibly ridiculous. Here are 3 reasons why.
1. It would be ridiculously expensive!
How expensive? Try around *960 million dollars!!.. for just one!
Takayuki Furuta, the director of Japan’s Future Robotics Technology Center, did the math. Back in 2008 in …