America Now Has A Giant Man-Operable Robot, So Of Course We Challenged Japan's
In roughly one year's time, "Gundam" will become real life. Or "Voltron." Or "Power Rangers." Whatever your cultural point of reference is, this is going to be awesome.
The Mark II stands at a staggering 15 feet tall and weighs roughly 6 tons. With a rusty finish, it moves on tank-like treads, can hold two pilots, and fires giant paintballs at speeds up to 100mph.
Weighing in at 9,000 pounds and standing at a lesser, but still absurd 12 feet tall, the more polished Kuratas packs twin gatling BB guns, a hyper-advanced targeting system, has wheels instead of treads, and is manned by only one pilot.