40 teams of amateur robot fighting enthusiasts battle it out over a series of rounds in a huge purpose-built arena aiming to become the Robot Wars Champion.
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Christmas Eve 2016 10:00
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Backstage photos, presenter reactions and much more!
The former holiday bluecoats share the secrets of their ‘launcher’.
The winning teams and robots from each qualifying week.
Dara Ó Briain meets Overdozer, the robot made from wood.
They’re not to be messed with!
Teams from Robot Wars give advice on how to build the perfect robot.
An exclusive look from the House Robots’ point of view.
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Brutal battle highlights from the series.
Bigger, stronger and more brutal than ever before!
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