Mecha

Front Mission

How the Front Mission Series Anticipated, Then Fell Behind, a Dark Future

Ahead of the release of 'Left Alive' on Tuesday, here's a mostly-complete history of the famed mecha series.
Kyle Thompson
3.1.19
Listen

Straight Fyre for Two Hours, But With Mechs

What could possibly go wrong?
Rob Zacny
2.1.19
Review

'BattleTech' Revives the Classic Mech Franchise in All Its Grueling Glory

'BattleTech' is the rare tactics game that makes attrition a tool, not a mistake.
Rob Zacny
4.25.18
community

The Waypoint Community Is Having a Gundam Versus Casual Tournament!

Here are the details (and a few great resources for learning what to do once you get into the robot, reader).
Austin Walker
10.4.17
mechs

Remembering From Software's Forgotten Mech Classic, 'Chromehounds'

Before From Software got medieval in Demon's Souls, the team made a beloved Xbox 360 mecha game
James Swinbanks
2.7.17
videos

This Gesture-Controlled Giant Mech Robot Looks Too Good to Be Real

The robot video was posted by Vitaly Bulgarov, a 3D modeler and concept artist. But damn, does it look cool.
Samantha Cole
12.22.16
japan

Peaceful Gundam Wins Competition for Giant Fighting Robots

A young designer from Taiwan wanted to show that a battle robot could exist and find new purpose in a peaceful world.
Grennan Milliken
12.20.16
videos

Watch a Giant Robotic Suit Get Demolished

Watching a chainsaw sword cut through a giant robot is cathartic as hell.
Samantha Cole
11.14.16
What We've Been Playing

'Gundam: Extreme VS' is the 'Virtual-On' Successor We've Always Needed

<i>Gundam Extreme VS-Force</i> isn't perfect, but it offers the sort of high speed, robot-fighting action that we don't see much of these days.
Sayem Ahmed
7.27.16
Gaming

'Gundam: Extreme VS' is the 'Virtual-On' Successor We've Always Needed

'Gundam Extreme VS-Force' isn't perfect, but it offers the sort of high speed, robot-fighting action that we don't see much of these days.
Sayem Ahmed
7.27.16
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Japan's $1.4M Combat Robot Is Modeled After an 80s Anime

Say hello to Kogoro Kurata's armored mecha, Kuratas.
Nathaniel Ainley
7.7.15