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'''Ninja''' was a robot from the United Kingdom which competed in [[This is Fighting Robots (Season 1.5)|Season 1.5]], the debut of ''[[This is Fighting Robots]]''. Under unknown circumstances, it was selected by a celebrity to reach the main competition.
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'''Ninja''' was a robot from the United Kingdom which competed in [[This is Fighting Robots (Season 1.5)|Season 1.5]], the debut of ''[[This is Fighting Robots]]''. Although it was not initially selected by any of the celebrity team captains, it was chosen by Sa Beining during its preliminary battle against [[008]], [[Saturn]] and [[Xiake]], securing its place in the tournament as part of the Yellow team.
   
 
==Design==
 
==Design==
Ninja is a 'axlebot', driven by two large tires at either side of the robot similar in design to former ''Battlebots'' competitor '''[http://battlebots.wikia.com/wiki/OverKill OverKill]'''. It was armed with a large sword, which swings overhead courtesy of the robot's drive power, and delivers attacks in this fashion. As a axlebot, Ninja is also invertible.
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Ninja is a 'axlebot', driven by two large tires at either side of the robot similar in design to former ''Battlebots'' competitor '''[http://battlebots.wikia.com/wiki/OverKill OverKill]'''. It was armed with a large sword, which swung overhead courtesy of the robot's drive power, and a wedge which enabled it to get underneath, push and attack other robots using the sword. As a axlebot, Ninja is also invertible.
   
 
==Robot History==
 
==Robot History==
 
===This is Fighting Robots (Season 1.5)===
 
===This is Fighting Robots (Season 1.5)===
Ninja was not initially chosen by the celebrities in their initial selection process, requiring Ninja to fight in a four-way rumble, in order to impress the celebrities. There, Ninja faced [[008]], [[Saturn]] and [[Xiake]] in a battle that would ultimately not be aired in the programme<ref>https://www.reddit.com/r/battlebots/comments/8d38ip/this_is_fighting_robots_episode_2_discussion/dxoqudi/?context=3</ref>. Although it is unknown whether or not Ninja was selected by a celebrity during the battle, it nevertheless advanced to the main competition after being chosen by a celebrity.
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[[File:Saturn_vs_008_vs_Ninja.jpg|thumb|left|Ninja (background) pushes Xiake while Saturn attacks 008]]
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Ninja was not initially chosen by the celebrities in their initial selection process, and was required to fight in a four-way rumble in order to impress the celebrities. There, it faced [[008]], [[Saturn]] and [[Xiake]], in a battle which was only partially shown in Episode 2. In the aforementioned highlights, Ninja was initially seen to push Xiake across the arena, at the same time that 008 had its wheel ripped off by Saturn. However, it was unable to land any significant attacks on its remaining opponents, despite coming close to striking Saturn as the British machine drove up its wedge. Ninja continued to dodge and mistime its attacks throughout the battle; however, its aggressive display impressed Sa Beining, who chose it to become part of the Yellow team. As a result, Ninja's place in the main competition was secured.
   
 
==Results==
 
==Results==
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===Wins/Losses===
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Wins: 0
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Losses: 0
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''NOTE: Ninja's preliminary rumble is not considered a win or a loss''.
   
 
==Series Record==
 
==Series Record==
 
{{Series Record|Ninja|Did not enter|'''Selected by celebrity'''}}
 
{{Series Record|Ninja|Did not enter|'''Selected by celebrity'''}}
 
==References==
 
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==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
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Revision as of 17:40, April 21, 2018

Ninja was a robot from the United Kingdom which competed in Season 1.5, the debut of This is Fighting Robots. Although it was not initially selected by any of the celebrity team captains, it was chosen by Sa Beining during its preliminary battle against 008, Saturn and Xiake, securing its place in the tournament as part of the Yellow team.

Design

Ninja is a 'axlebot', driven by two large tires at either side of the robot similar in design to former Battlebots competitor OverKill. It was armed with a large sword, which swung overhead courtesy of the robot's drive power, and a wedge which enabled it to get underneath, push and attack other robots using the sword. As a axlebot, Ninja is also invertible.

Robot History

This is Fighting Robots (Season 1.5)

Saturn vs 008 vs Ninja

Ninja (background) pushes Xiake while Saturn attacks 008

Ninja was not initially chosen by the celebrities in their initial selection process, and was required to fight in a four-way rumble in order to impress the celebrities. There, it faced 008, Saturn and Xiake, in a battle which was only partially shown in Episode 2. In the aforementioned highlights, Ninja was initially seen to push Xiake across the arena, at the same time that 008 had its wheel ripped off by Saturn. However, it was unable to land any significant attacks on its remaining opponents, despite coming close to striking Saturn as the British machine drove up its wedge. Ninja continued to dodge and mistime its attacks throughout the battle; however, its aggressive display impressed Sa Beining, who chose it to become part of the Yellow team. As a result, Ninja's place in the main competition was secured.

Results

NINJA - RESULTS
This is Fighting Robots (Season 1.5)
Main Championship
Preliminary Rumble vs. 008, Saturn, Xiake Selected
Main Rumble vs. Unknown Unknown

Wins/Losses

Wins: 0 Losses: 0

NOTE: Ninja's preliminary rumble is not considered a win or a loss.

Series Record

Series Ninja Series Record
Season 1 Did not enter
Season 1.5 Selected by celebrity
Season 2 Did not enter

Trivia

  • Ninja's team had not previously competed on any television show, despite being based in the United Kingdom.
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