A Martial Arts Master Taught This Japanese Robot How To Fight with a Sword


Now we’ve gone and done it. Are you trying to get the machines to rise up and slaughter all of mankind using swords? Because this is how you do that.

This guy’s a ringer for the next season of Battlebots.


This is called the Yaskawa Bushido Project and it pits master swordsman Isao Machii against this precision robot in a number of different tests to see which of them could do a better job of slicing and dicing.

Video of the deadly robot on the next page:

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