Category Archive: robotology

Robotology, the end of the end of the beginning of the story thus far.

12 Jul / by: M&R / 9 comments /

Assuming you’ve read the first post in this gripping two-part tale, we’ll just get straight to the goods: how things went. After some very brief tests, we rejected (1) methods altogether. To be fair we didn’t really give them an honest chance, as past experience with (1a) made us feel that that sort of system […]

Robotology, the beginning of the end of the beginning of the story thus far.

10 Jul / by: M&R / 8 comments /

This will hopefully be the final “retrospective” Robotology post, with future posts concerning what we’re currently working on rather than what we have worked on. EDIT: this post was too damn long, so it looks like it will have to be a two-parter.. hence the absolutely hilarious title. Previously we mentioned the first of our […]

Robotology: the story thus far, part the third.

14 Jun / by: M&R / 15 comments /

Time’s starting to get tight around here due to a bunch of N+ related deadlines.. however we’re going to do our best to keep this delicious blog from getting too stale. Let’s just backtrack a bit. This was almost exactly a year ago: we made all sorts of soft-collision/simple physics experiments (as mentioned previously) we […]

Robotology: the story thus far, part deux

01 Jun / by: M&R / 18 comments /

One caveat on the following: it all seems to be written in the past tense, but this shouldn’t be mistaken as an indication that things have changed in the present! Past tense just seems more suitable for telling a tale that’s over a year old. Once again, apologies for not starting this blogging process sooner! […]

Robotology: the story thus far

01 Jun / by: M&R / 9 comments /

This post is the first of a series wherein we’ll try to get everyone up to speed on what the hell we’ve been doing in the 3 years which have elapsed since we made N. Also, we’re new to this whole blogging thing, so please bear with us as we attempt to find a suitable […]

How to Survive a Robotology Uprising

23 May / by: M&R / 1 comments /

Has everyone seen this book? It’s hilarious: How to Survive a Robot Uprising Because our new game revolves around the life cycles of the future’s average robots, we were invited by our friend Jim Munroe to meet and chat with the author of How to Survive a Robot Uprising (and other works), Daniel H. Wilson. […]