More Japanese robot wankering

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Last month we featured Suidobashi Heavy Industries’ funky “KURATAS” robot (3Yen / 2012-07-31) including a video of their prototype in action on the streets of Tokyo.

Now, today’s Japan Times has released a lengthy story and a new video. ↓


Read more the Japan Times (Sept. 28, 2012): Monstrous robotic behemoth brings anime fantasies to life.

Also, be sure to check out the official website of Suidobashi Heavy Industries.
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Previous 3Yen reports of Japanese robo-wankers include:
   • Japanese robot ‘misuse’ (3Yen / 2012-02-19)
   • Japanese Fembot Bar (3Yen / 2012-07-28)
   • Japan’s govn’t to build fun Gundams! (3Yen / 2012-06-27)

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Taro

I'm a boring pale alien salaryman, who worked 25+ years at "Maybe-the-Largest Inc" in Tokyo.

4 thoughts on “More Japanese robot wankering”

  1. My brother suggested I may like this website because he always calls me a “wanker.” For once he was entirely right. Thanks!

  2. what can possibly be the use of the behemoth robots in real life? They can’t walk among us because we’d be squashed to a pulp, right? What ever happened to Japan’s interesting robotic developments, especially in the humanoid department?

  3. I read your report, and I think, this idea could be very useful at my workplace.

  4. Casetony wrote:
    I read your report, and I think, this idea could be very useful at my workplace.

    WOT!? Are you “robot wanking” at work?

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