Footage of South Korean Emergency Response Transformers-Inspired Mech-Suit

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Footage of South Korean Emergency Response Transformers-Inspired Mech-Suit

Postby Va'al » Sat Dec 31, 2016 8:27 am

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As the new year has already started in some parts of the world - Oz-based site admin Burn was the first to notice 2017 arriving in our community - we have news of another new arrival in robotic form: actual robots (well, robotic suits) from a South Korean robotics group, designed for emergency response. As CNN reports, designers used cues from Transformers and Terminator live action movie franchises, though there are some glimpses of Aliens, Avatar and more mech-suits out there.

Check out the embedded clip below, and prepare to welcome our new robot overlords in 2017!

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Re: Footage of South Korean Emergency Response Transformers-Inspired Mech-Suit

Postby Carnivius_Prime » Sat Dec 31, 2016 8:38 am

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come on then Hasbro, start making us Transformer suits.
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Re: Footage of South Korean Emergency Response Transformers-Inspired Mech-Suit

Postby Tyrannacon » Sat Dec 31, 2016 10:32 am

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Now if they work on consciousness transfer method and make it a war-like robot body that can transform into stuffs, like a tank, then I'll have my future plans for me. :CON:

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Re: Footage of South Korean Emergency Response Transformers-Inspired Mech-Suit

Postby shocksound96 » Sat Dec 31, 2016 10:33 am

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If they keep this up we might have mobile suit Gundams by 2025
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Re: Footage of South Korean Emergency Response Transformers-Inspired Mech-Suit

Postby dragons » Sat Dec 31, 2016 12:59 pm

Seriously they beeped best line aliens typical kora, china, Japan would make these suits first before us
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Re: Footage of South Korean Emergency Response Transformers-Inspired Mech-Suit

Postby Megatron Wolf » Sat Dec 31, 2016 2:10 pm

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Looks like the mechs from avatar, i want one
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Re: Footage of South Korean Emergency Response Transformers-Inspired Mech-Suit

Postby Emerje » Sat Dec 31, 2016 3:20 pm

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Megatron Wolf wrote:Looks like the mechs from avatar, i want one

It's based on the suit from Avatar, the guy that designed it only worked on the Transformers movies.

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Postby fenrir72 » Sat Dec 31, 2016 6:41 pm

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Cameron directed films like Aliens 2 and Avatar. I don't recall any Terminator looking like this. Not even in "Salvation"
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Postby Microraptor » Sat Dec 31, 2016 7:23 pm

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Re: Footage of South Korean Emergency Response Transformers-Inspired Mech-Suit

Postby TimothyR » Sun Jan 01, 2017 12:41 am

This doesn't look transformers inspired at all. Avatar? Absolutely.. transformers? Nope.
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Re: Footage of South Korean Emergency Response Transformers-Inspired Mech-Suit

Postby Duke of Luns » Sun Jan 01, 2017 9:47 am

Love it :D . Disaster response and construction is something practical I could see these being used for somewhere down the road, and I'm all for it.

Let's keep guns and rocket launchers off of these though. There's already far to many ways to kill people as is.
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Re: Footage of South Korean Emergency Response Transformers-Inspired Mech-Suit

Postby Ultra Markus » Sun Jan 01, 2017 4:39 pm

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it moves kind of awkward swaying side to side looks a bit top heavy like it might tip over easily :???:
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Re: Footage of South Korean Emergency Response Transformers-Inspired Mech-Suit

Postby Madeus Prime » Sun Jan 01, 2017 6:56 pm

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Postby Emerje » Sun Jan 01, 2017 8:34 pm

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Madeus Prime wrote:One step closer! C'mon Japan!

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Re: Footage of South Korean Emergency Response Transformers-Inspired Mech-Suit

Postby Starsaber468 » Mon Jan 02, 2017 12:58 am

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Lovely how many comparisons there have been made with this spawn8ng from transformers, gundam, and terminator there have been when honestly considering the size this is basically votoms in real life the size fits as well as the shape of the cockpit
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Re: Footage of South Korean Emergency Response Transformers-Inspired Mech-Suit

Postby Chillyn » Mon Jan 02, 2017 2:35 pm

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