Shack Reels: Top 10 Robots in Video Games

Whether you're fighting with or against them, robots are an inexorable part of video games. Greg sorts through the mechanical army to find out which one is the biggest mechanized menace.

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The robot revolution has begun, and Greg sorts through the scrap to find the top 10 video game robots with the best artificial personalities.

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    May 22, 2015 3:30 PM

    Shack Staff posted a new article, Shack Reels: Top 10 Robots in Video Games

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      May 22, 2015 3:33 PM

      you better not let me down Greg!

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      May 22, 2015 3:46 PM

      this video got not one, not two, but three out loud "god damn you"

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      May 22, 2015 3:46 PM

      Cool! I'd put Robo higher, but this is actually one of those rare good top 10 lists. :D I think that actually makes it a bad top 10 list, though, since I can't be like OMG WHY ISN'T whatever.

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      May 22, 2015 4:56 PM

      Fuck I totally forgot about Liberty Prime and that experience was awesome.

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      May 22, 2015 5:28 PM

      That was a pretty good list. Good production values on this one for sure.

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      May 22, 2015 5:46 PM

      HK47 at #3? List invalidated!

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      May 22, 2015 8:36 PM

      ( ͠° ͟ʖ ͡°) Why have Peabody & Atlus and not GLaDOS?

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      May 22, 2015 8:58 PM

      what about DOG !!!??

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      May 22, 2015 9:07 PM

      Well, I can't say I'm shocked at the lack of PAL-18, the Personal Android Lackey, nor am I that stunned that Wonkers the Watilla, (voiced by Jack Angel because he was the voice of Teddy from AI) is absent.

      Long shots the both of them, but still a little sad.

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        May 22, 2015 9:26 PM

        Wonkers montage: https://youtu.be/2cE45RfiVmo
        PAL-18 dancing and also attempting to console: https://youtu.be/0EAGzDKeSbA?t=1m47s

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          May 23, 2015 3:23 PM

          fuck wonkers is creepy

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            May 23, 2015 4:50 PM

            Soley in the context of him speaking to a young adult woman, sure.

            I see Wonkers as a sad character. He's only designed to know how to act as a friend to children. He knows Zoë is depressed and listless, yet his limited toolset is unable to help, as she has outgrown him, but never deactivated him. This pet-like intelligence is stuck in a limbo not of his doing, simply due to her growing up, he is unable to fulfill his primary purpose, and to design something like that is kinda fucked up.

            At least he does an alright job of taking messages and acting as a day-planner?

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      May 22, 2015 9:22 PM

      He included both Mega Man and Zero, so I approve.

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      May 22, 2015 10:03 PM

      Well...You tried.
      Seriously though, I like these vids. The little asides are improving too.

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      May 23, 2015 7:50 AM

      first front page shack thing I've clicked on in several years. hk-47 at #3 was indeed a travesty
      should've spoilered the list. also DOG from HL2 should've made list. not sure about others I've forgotten

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