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mecha

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From Ant-Man to giant robot battles, Face the Mecha-future on the CraveCast

While we don't yet have Jaegers, smaller versions of the Hollywood fighting robots are itching for a fight. The CraveCast crew discusses the robot renaissance, and "Ant-Man" (no spoilers!)

By July 13, 2015

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Japanese Kuratas mecha gets decked out in Microsoft Windows logos

The $1.3 million rideable robot gets the Microsoft Windows treatment for the Windows Spring Festival 2014 held at Akihabara, Japan.

By May 6, 2014

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'Iron Man' on steroids: Step into a working 'Appleseed' Mecha

A working, wearable Japanese exoskeleton gets bulked up, thanks to some inspiration from a popular manga series.

By January 30, 2014

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Hangry Redditor rage-quits cat cafe: All enter Oxford Dictionary

The Oxford Dictionary welcomes a swarm of new entries, including matcha, mecha, subreddit and manic pixie dream girl.

By August 26, 2015

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Working robot mecha suit is built for kids

Sakakibara Kikai's latest drivable robot exoskeleton comes with a power drill hand. What else could junior want?

By May 8, 2013

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Pacific Rim trailer teases Del Toro's mecha-monster mash-up

The Pan's Labyrinth director's latest effort stars Brit actors Idris Elba and Charlie Hunnam fighting aliens with giant robots.

By December 13, 2012

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'Patlabor' giant robot prop is broodingly awesome

The classic mecha series is getting live-action treatment with director Mamoru Oshii at the helm.

By August 16, 2013

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Is 'Pacific Rim' a retelling of Japanese anime 'Evangelion'?

While there are strong similarities between the two mecha-versus-monster tales, Guillermo del Toro's stunning visual roller-coaster goes in its own direction.

By July 16, 2013

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Pilots wanted for giant mech robot Kuratas

Inspired by animated mecha, Kuratas brings the sensation of piloting a 13-foot combat robot down to Earth.

By July 30, 2012

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Photos: Mecha evolution

Powerful exoskeletons are a common theme in science fiction, corporations and even the U.S. military.

December 22, 2004