ROBO-ONE Light 14th also took place on Sep 25th and 4.5m Footrce as the preliminary ROBO-ONE 30th Tournament and the main event ROBO-ONE 30th Final Tournament took place on Sep 26th.
The major regulation of the 1st ROBO-ONE auto were just autonomous robot could join the tournament and the weight of robot, which was 5 kg or under. Details of the body regulation were described in the 30th ROBO-ONE, the 14th ROBO-ONE Light Regulation and the 1st ROBO-ONE auto.(in English) Side punch has been prohibited since ROBO-ONE 23rd Tournament in the robot fight.
Sixteen robots joined the competition. The tournament winner was Ko-Bis by Bisko. The 2nd place was SunShot by Osaka Electro-Communication University Jiyukobo-HRP. The 3rd place was Garoo by Kumama. Result of the tournament is here.
My autonomous robot, `BLACK TIGER NEO` also joined the tournament, however he dropped out of the ring and lost the game. Almost autonomous robot had sensor system as PSD and/or ultrasonicwave sensor. It was difficult for alomost autonomous robot to find the robot in long distance such as 1 m over.
Otsuka-san joined the tournament with his autonomous robot `Babbo-auto` and uploaded reports (1) (2) (in Japanese) of the details of tournament and also all videos of the 1st ROBO-ONE auto to his YouTube Channel.
MiSUMi, a major sponsor company of ROBO-ONE uploaded ROBO-ONE auto highlights as follows;
BIPED ROBOT NEWS JAPAN
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