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Chris Jericho To Host Robot Combat League

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    The future-shock new series is called Robot Combat League and the project has been kept under wraps until today. The action resembles a real-life version of last year’s hit movie Real Steel, with large menacing robots pounding away at each other in a satisfying shower of sparks and gushing hydraulic fluid. And just like in the film, the ‘bots will be controlled by shadow-boxing operators whose movements are translated into metal-on-metal punches. WWE wrestler, author and Dancing With the Stars veteran Chris Jericho will host.

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    nothing? :dontknow:
     
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    is it gonna suck more than the movie?
     
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    b-more mike is gonna be hosting african sword fighting
     
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    I thought the movie was awesome brah :dontknow:
     
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    his whole story never happened :no:
     
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    Sounds pretty cool but i bet the actual show will suck and fail miserably.
     
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    you will watch
     
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    time will tell, if the fights are exciting they will need a huge budget to keep up on repairs, which doesn't seem likely given the limited likely audience and ad dollars coming in.
     
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    I'm guessing 1 season of awesome followed by half a season of fail and then cancellation.
     
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    I like watching
     
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    i didn't see it so i'm gonna say it sucked.
     
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    you're gonna end up like Mike.
     
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    give it a shot when you get a chance, I really liked it.
     
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    I liked BattleBots :dontknow:
     
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    Robot Wars was shitty, and that lasted a few years
     
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    so did I, that's why I'm kind of excited about this.
     
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    I don't know what that is.
     
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