Ransom Everglades

They build intense, powerful robots…robots so powerful sometimes they destroy themselves before destroying their opponents! Unlike most schools that split the students up into individual teams, with each team working on a robot, Ransom works on all their robots as a whole.

Fluffy

  • Will B.
  • Alex M.
  • Tyler B.

El Gran Rey Cholo

  • Will B.
  • Alex M.
  • Tyler B.
  • Lui D.
  • Gabe N.

Robotics Advisor: Bob DuBard

Follow the History of the Teams in Bots High

September 1, 2011

Bots High takes place over the 2009-2010 school year. Unsurprisingly, the teams had a history before and after the time the film takes place (2011 Epilogue now in the DVD!). So to expand the scope and add some cool context and backstory to the Oct 6 screening day, I’ve been tracing the history of each team [...]

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Full, Unedited Robot Battles Posted from BattleBots / BotsIQ 2011

April 28, 2011

By popular request, I’m posting the raw video from fights I shot at BotsIQ 2011 (and 2010, the competition in the film). Teams like to analyze the fights frame by frame to see what happened. Right now I’m posting El Cholo and Fluffy DeLarge fights. If you have any requests, email me. I know it’s [...]

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Will: “There’s cutting it close and then there’s absurdity” [Character Poster]

January 2, 2011
Will - Team Fluffy

New poster for Will. There’s cutting it close, and then there’s absurdity. That was the latter. Check out the last poster on Elizabeth.

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The First Adventures of ROFL

February 26, 2010
The First Adventures of ROFL

The First Adventures of ROFL from Joey Daoud on Vimeo. ROFL is a BattleBot unlike anything you’ve seen before. It’s described as an angry child having a temper tantrum. In later adventures, I put a camera in the box with ROFL and let him go at it. Stay tuned for that pretty funny footage.

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Flamin’ Fluffy at Mayhem in Miami

November 16, 2009
Flamin Fluffy

The Explosive End of Fluffy from Joey Daoud on Vimeo. The first Miami BattleBots competition went off this past weekend. As you can see in the video, I don’t think you could have asked for a more spectacular ending. Stay tuned for some more videos from the competition.

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