Visit the New Technabob Shop!Get Technabob in Your Mailbox! Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:

Z-MACHINES Robot Band: Rage with the Machines

by Conner Flynn

This is what 80’s rockers would have looked like if they were robots. This robotic band goes by the name Z-MACHINES. It sounds like a human band if you close your eyes, but if they are open you know that they are robots, ready to kill us after the show.
zmachineszoom in


The bot called March bangs multi-colored cables in time to the music. Behind him, the drummer Ashura has 22 arms and is playing four times faster than a human. Cosmo is the keyboardist with green lasers hitting each key. The guitarist has 78 fingers, and can shred way faster than you can:

This robo-band was created by engineers at the University of Tokyo and uses around 300 kilowatts of electricity. They are a big hit in Japan since they made their stage debut at a “Future Party” in Tokyo last year.

It’s all fun and games until no one returns from their concerts.

zmachines1

zmachines2zoom in


zmachines3zoom in

[via CNN and The Awesomer]




Post a Comment:

Want a personal avatar on your comments? Sign up for a free Gravatar now!

Note: All comments with links in them will be held for moderation in order to prevent spam, so you may not see your post appear immediately.

Our Latest & Greatest Posts...

Super Mario 64 Running in Unreal Engine Truly is Unreal

Super Mario 64 Running in Unreal Engine Truly is Unreal

Atari 2600 Joystick Candle: Coldbreaker

Atari 2600 Joystick Candle: Coldbreaker

Gamer Rage Leads to Broken PS3 Controller, Soccer Star to Pay for Replacement

Gamer Rage Leads to Broken PS3 Controller, Soccer Star to Pay for Replacement

Ripple Maker Makes Fancy Coffee Art

Ripple Maker Makes Fancy Coffee Art

Deal: Save 33% off the Keyport Slide 2.0 Key Organizer Bundle

Deal: Save 33% off the Keyport Slide 2.0 Key Organizer Bundle

Win Prizes in the Technabob Shop

More from Awesomer Media...

The Awesomer Logo MightyMega Logo 95octane Logo
discussion by