Who are YOUR favorite Sci-Fi Robots?
August 29, 2011
It is no surprise that many scientists chose their profession because of the influence that Science Fiction had on them, with its dazzling displays of robotic technology and spectacular visions of the future.
Who are your favorite Sci-Fi Robots that influenced you to build robots as a hobby or as a professional roboticist?
(Please include pics and links)
Here are some of my favorites:
1. Giant Robot (Johnny Sokko and his Flying Robot - 1967)
2. Class M-3 Model B9 Robot (Lost In Space - 1968)
3. Power Droid (Star Wars IV: A New Hope - 1977)
4. Power-Loader piloted by Sigourney Weaver (Aliens - 1986)
5. AL-97S Improved "Hannibal" UN Robot (Patlabor 2 the Movie - 1993)
6. Project 2501 (Ghost in the Shell - 1996)
...and the list goes on and on!!