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Robot Wars: It'll be rubbish.

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Jul 2016
1:24pm, 21 Jul 2016
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Wriggling Snake
No Craig Charles, unfortunately supposed TV Spod Geek Meister Dara O'notfunny is in it, but at least Jonathan Pierce is commentating.

Jul 2016
4:02pm, 21 Jul 2016
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I've got a piece of the original Robot Wars floor, certified. Just sayin'
Jul 2016
4:24pm, 21 Jul 2016
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Sam Vimes Boots
Craig Charles in Red Dwarf was great, in Robot Wars not so great. Won't miss him from it.
Jul 2016
4:25pm, 21 Jul 2016
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In what world is "Manky toenail question" a related thread to this one?
Jul 2016
4:30pm, 21 Jul 2016
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Is Manky Toenail one of the new House Robots?
Jul 2016
4:47pm, 21 Jul 2016
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In the same way that "100 novels you must read" is.
Jul 2016
4:53pm, 21 Jul 2016
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Wriggling Snake
maybe mentioning Dara!

A piece of the original flooring, was that from some sort of field of play invasion a la Scotland Supporters at Wembley 1978?
Jul 2016
9:27pm, 21 Jul 2016
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JK *chameleon*
Yay, Robot Wars :) Been waiting for this.

It'll be rubbish.

But I hated Craig Charles' shouty shouty presenting and Phillipa Forrester's condescending interview 'skills' - Dara O'Megabus and Token Lady can't be that bad, surely?
Jul 2016
9:59pm, 21 Jul 2016
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Token Lady? She's a fashion twitterer and instagrammer.... (There should be better nouns for that)

I liked the old Robot Wars, it was just the right amount of English eccentric, enthusiastic amateurs and kitsch tv. I have a horrible suspicion it will have become all slick and professional....
Jul 2016
10:02pm, 21 Jul 2016
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I used to like Robot Wars, and that was with zero interest in actual robots :)
I remember the kids playing a BBC game of the same name, that was quite fun

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