Kilobots 52 – The Paradox

Bot builders! Have you figured out your upgrades for Nationals? Do you need an extra test to make sure you design is viable? Do you crave bot parts and scrap metal? Well I have an announcement for you! Kilobots 52 and BBQ! Yea you read me right! This one day event will be happening Saturday ...

Kilobots 51 – Canadian National Championships in Calgary (Aug 12-13)

It’s back! Kilobots, the largest combat robotics organization in Canada, is bringing back the Canadian National Championships after a four-year hiatus. This is our biggest yearly event, and brings in combat robot competitors from across North America to compete for the Kilobots Cup!

Kilobots 50 @ Maker Faire (May 13 & 14)

Kilobots is returning to Calgary Maker Faire on May 13 and 14th for Kilobots 50! Last year was a great success with our first Alberta-based event, which included a brand new arena, lots of creative bot designs, and of course, plenty of mayhem, destruction, and devastating close-calls.

KILOBOTS IS EXPANDING!

?? KILOBOTS IS EXPANDING! ?? We are very excited to announce that Kilobots is expanding into other Canadian provinces! A bit of restructuring has been happening behind the scenes: “Kilobots” is no longer just the event name, “Kilobots Combat Robot Events” is now the main body that holds events across the country. The SCRC (previously ...

Streaming Pt4 tonight – The Finals!

twitch.tv/fingertechrobotics Tune in at 10PM EST / 9PM CST / 7PM PST!

Streaming the 2019 Canadian National Championship!

Looking for more robotic mayhem? Monday Jan 18 we will be streaming Part 1 of the 2019 Canadian National Championship!How many BattleBots builders can you spot? Join us at twitch.tv/fingertechrobotics to watch and chat live with the competitors and other builders! 10PM EST / 9PM CST / 7PM PSTSubscribe to the channel to be notified ...

Kilobots COVID-19 updates

It’s been a while since we destroyed some robots! August 2019 to be exact. May’s “RoboPalooza” at Saskatoon Maker Faire was cancelled, June’s “Rent-to-Wreck” at Frontier Days was cancelled, and the 2020 Canadian National Championship isn’t looking good for August either! But we’re still building. Having months of extra time is going to produce some ...

Canadian National Championship 2019 @ The Saskatoon Ex

Thank you to everyone who attended the Kilobots XLIII event in September! The 2019 Canadian National Championship tournament was most excellent.  Reviews from the international competitors were highly positive, and every one of them said they plan to come back for 2020.  Our social media pages lit up with positive comments and I wouldn’t be ...

Kilobots XLII @ Saskatoon Mini Maker Faire!

Thanks to everyone who came out to see us Saskatoon Mini Maker Faire!  These single-day events are a whirlwind but it looks like everybody came out smiling!  Video editing will begin shortly and we will be streaming it on Twitch when it’s ready!  Follow https://www.twitch.tv/fingertechrobotics to be notified when it goes live, and follow our ...

Videos galore!

Playlists for both the 2018 Canadian National Championship and the 2019 Spectrum @ UofS event are now uploaded!  Head to the Past Events & Videos page to watch!