BattleBots (2015)

Continuing Friday / 8:00pm Discovery (US) 45 min.
BattleBots promises to wow viewers with next generation robots—bigger, faster and stronger than ever before. The show will focus on the design and build of each robot, the bot builder backstories, their intense pursuit of the championship and the spectacle of the event.

Season 3

12 Episodes

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Aug 10 2018
TBA
Aug 03 2018
Undefeated bots Bronco and Duck! duke it out in the battlebox as the race to become BattleBots World Champion heats up.
Jul 13 2018
BattleBots elite Icewave and Skorpios square off in an epic throwdown, and the rest of the bots battle to secure their spots in the Sweet 16. Fight card: Chomp vs. Huge, Brutus vs. War Hawk, Captain Shrederator vs. Petunia, Yeti vs. Bombshell. Main event: Skorpios vs. Icewave.
Jul 06 2018
BattleBots royalty Bronco and Lock-Jaw fight to the death as the competition for 2018 BattleBots World Champion gets fierce. Fight card: Warrior Dragon vs. Rotator, Reality vs. Duck!, Hypershock vs. Battle Royale w/ Cheese, Witch Doctor vs. Blacksmith. Main event: Lock-Jaw vs. Bronco.
Jun 29 2018
Rookie bot End Game and former BattleBots champ Bite Force duke it out in an action-packed night of battles. Fight card: Lucky vs. SOW, SawBlaze vs. Mohawk, Whiplash vs. Mecha Rampage, Chomp vs. Overhaul. Main event: Bite Force vs. End Game.
Jun 22 2018
World-class robots Bronco and Bombshell go head-to-head as the elite group of robots compete for the title of 2018 BattleBots World Champion. Fight card: SawBlaze vs. Reality, Petunia vs. Monsoon, Captain Shrederator vs. SubZero, Warrior Dragon vs. Chomp. Main event: Bronco vs. Bombshell.
Jun 15 2018
A brutal match-up between Icewave and Yeti ignites the Battlebox, while the best bots in the world flex their gears. Fight card: Huge vs. Free Shipping, Minotaur vs. Hypothermia, Blacksmith vs. The Four Horsemen, SOW vs. Brutus. Main event: Icewave vs. Yeti.
Jun 08 2018
Reigning champion Tombstone takes on the legendary Gigabyte as the battles heat up to take home the renowned BattleBots trophy. Fight card: Red Devil vs. Monsoon, Lucky vs. Skorpios, Tantrum vs. Battle Royale w/ Cheese, End Game vs. Lock-Jaw. Main event: Gigabyte vs. Tombstone.
Jun 01 2018
Legends Hypershock and Biteforce face off in an epic showdown, while up-and-comers try to prove they have what it takes to be crowned 2018 BattleBots World Champion. Fight card: Overhaul vs. SawBlaze, Whiplash vs. Hypothermia, The Four Horsemen vs. Double Jeopardy vs. Gamma 9, War Hawk vs. Axe Backwards. Main event: Hypershock vs. Bite Force.
May 25 2018
Fan favorites Yeti and Witch Doctor face off in a world-class fight as top competitors battle to earn their spot in the postseason tournament. Fight card: Icewave vs. Vanquish, Rotator vs. Petunia, Brutus vs. Red Devil, Captain Shrederator vs. End Game. Main event: Witch Doctor vs. Yeti.
May 18 2018
The epic robot-fighting series BattleBots is making its triumphant return with all-new episodes on Discovery Channel and Science Channel. BattleBots features the biggest, baddest, strongest, and fastest next-generation robots from all over the world as they duke it out for supremacy in the rapidly exploding world of Robot Combat Sports. Fight card: Blacksmith vs. Bite Force, Mecha Rampage vs. Duck! vs. Free Shipping, SubZero vs. Huge, Bombshell vs. Lock-Jaw. Main event: Tombstone vs. Minotaur.
May 11 2018

Season 2

9 Episodes

On the night of champions, 2 semifinal matches start things off, followed by a 3-team rumble, and then the championship fight. Who will win the Giant Nut?
Sep 01 2016
The top 8 teams battle in 4 quarterfinal matches to narrow the field down to the top 4.
Sep 01 2016
The last 8 of the remaining 16 teams battle on in pursuit of the championship. YouTube persona Michael Stevens (Vsauce) serves as guest judge.
Aug 25 2016
The first 8 of the remaining 16 teams battle on in pursuit of the championship. YouTube persona Michael Stevens (Vsauce) serves as guest judge.
Aug 04 2016
The next-generation robots continue to go head to head as the last of the 32 remaining teams battle on in pursuit of the championship. This round consists of 24 teams that won their qualifying bout, plus 8 wild-card teams picked by the judges. Guest judge: Vernon Davis.
Jul 28 2016
The next-generation robots continue to go head to head as more of the 32 remaining teams battle on in pursuit of the championship. This round consists of 24 teams that won their qualifying bout, plus 8 wild-card teams picked by the judges. Guest judge: Vernon Davis.
Jul 21 2016
The next-generation robots continue to go head to head as the first of the 32 remaining teams battle on in pursuit of the championship. This round consists of 24 teams that won their qualifying bout, plus 8 wild-card teams picked by the judges. The special guest judge is NFL tight end and Super Bowl 50 champion, Vernon Davis.
Jul 07 2016
The first round of next-generation robots go head to head, as the remaining 16 teams (out of 48) converge in an arena full of hazards for the chance to advance out of the qualifying round in pursuit of the championship. Guest judge: Adam Savage.
Jun 30 2016
The first round of next-generation robots go head-to-head as 32 teams (out of 48) converge in an arena full of hazards for the chance to advance out of the qualifying round in pursuit of the championship. Judging the matches are former “BattleBots” competitor and special effects artist Fon Davis, the face of “Nerdist,” Jessica Chobot, and special guest judge Adam Savage (“MythBusters”).
Jun 23 2016

Season 1

6 Episodes

Four teams compete in the Semifinals and then the two victors face off in the Championship Final.
Jul 26 2015
Eight teams compete in the quarterfinals to determine who moves on to the Semifinals.
Jul 19 2015
The championship round of 16 concludes with the eight remaining teams battling to move on to the Quarterfinals. Lock-Jaw v Overhaul Bronco v Witch Doctor
Jul 12 2015
The championship round of 16 begins with eight teams battling to move on and avoid elimination.
Jul 05 2015
The remaining teams face off during the 2nd Qualifiers. In addition to the 8 battles, 4 wild card teams will be selected to round out the championship round of 16.
Jun 28 2015
On the first night, 8 teams converge in an arena of minefield and hazards for the ultimate shot at glory during the Qualifiers round. Each match consists of a single 3-minute bout to try to completely destroy or disable the opponent.
Jun 21 2015