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Dekinokka 6! Robot Pro Wrestling

Iketomu (Biped Robot News Japan) has put up videos from the latest hobby robot pro wrestling tournament, Dekinokka 6, which took place this past weekend.  The atmosphere is less serious than the more familiar ROBO-ONE tournaments.  The robots get a glorious entrance with theme music ala real-life pro wrestlers, and the robot ref even gives the fighters a quick pat-down before the match to make sure they aren’t hiding any illegal weapons!  And check out the mostly scratch-built hobby robots that participate…

Video (Sneak peek at the Competition) (Mirror):

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Videos of the very entertaining matches (including the pre-bout theatrics) can be found at the source link below, which is worth checking out when you get a minute or ten.

[source: Biped Robot News Japan (EN)]