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13 Robots That Actually Exist

We're living in the future. Be sure to check out the latest in robot technology on Syfy's brand new series Robot Combat League premiering Tuesday, Feb 26 at 10/9c.

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1. Kuratas


Boys shall have their toys. If you have 1.4 million bucks to spare, you can have your very own Kuratas, a four ton robot is armed with a "futuristic weapons system" that shoots plastic rockets filled with compressed water. No bachelor pad would be complete without one.

6. Wall-Ye V.I.N. robot


Your next cup of wine might be picked by a robot. The Wall-Ye V.I.N. robot is one of the robots being designed to help ease the labor shortage in vineyards. Oompa Loompas were originally considered to combat the labor shortage, but robots proved more efficient in field studies because they lacked the propensity to break out into dance.

8. Tawabo


A guide robot named Tawabo is able to provide information in English, Chinese, Korean or Japanese at the Tokyo Tower. Future firmware upgrades shall support Klingon and Sindarin.

9. Waiter Bot

SHENG LI / Reuters

A robot that specializes in delivering food holds an empty plate after serving meals to customers at a Robot Restaurant in Harbin, China. Maybe now we'll finally get our soda refilled in a timely manner.

11. Soccer bots

Jens Meyer / AP

Robots play soccer in the 11th RoboCup German Open in Magdeburg, Germany. In an attempt to recreate the real sport as accurately as possible, robots spend the majority of their processing power computing complex algorithms for flopping.

Check out more real life robot action on Syfy's brand new series Robot Combat League!

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