Robot Wars is a British game show modelled on a US-based competition of the same name. Teams of amateur and professional roboteers make their own robots to fight against each other in both friendly and tournament matches.
Type: Game Show
Runtime: 60 minutes
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The Robot Wars was the first extended storyline of the comics character Judge Dredd, published in 1977 on the British anthology 2000 AD. The first episode saw the first appearance of a long-running supporting character, Walter the Wobot, Dredd's robot manservant.
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The story had a single issue prologue leading into the main story: Judge Dredd (all written by John Wagner): “Robots” (with Ron Turner, in 2000 AD #9, 1977) “Robot Wars” (with Carlos Ezquerra (1), Ron Turner (2, 4 and 7), Mike McMahon (3 and 6) and Ian Gibson (5 and 8), in 2000 AD
The story has undergone extensive reprinting, most recently in Judge Dredd: The Complete Case Files 01 (2005).