Exitstential Crisis: Life is pain if you are a fighting robot

Exitstential Crisis was a speed-build wedge fighting robot for Bot Blast (a national lightweight fighting robot competition) in Pennsylvania. It is an aluminum tube with motors, batteries, controllers, and a radio; a giant plastic exit sign; and some spring steel:


I even put red LEDs on the back of the plastic. Here’s Exitstential Crisis’s best fight:



After that, Exitstential Crisis fought Jamo’s excellent robot, and didn’t survive. RIP Exitstential Crisis.