Robot Combat League

TV review by Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Robot fighting competition highlights engineering fun.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 12+

Lots of fun and Camaraderie

If your kids are very active and like sports, Robot Combat League is an excellent alternative to MMA. There is some violence, but a lot more of the attention is paid to the bonds between the engineer and the robo-jockey, not to mention the technology itself. I work at DISH, but I used to be in special effects, and I was left speechless after watching the first episode last night. I would normally have waited until I got home to watch it because I am out of town, but I never have to do that now that we own a DISH Hopper. It lets me watch all of my DVR recordings and live television right on my phone, so I no longer miss my favorite programs no matter where I am.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
1 person found this helpful.
age 5+

Robo Techs are role models

I think the positive role model rating should be reconsidered. Many of the robot techs are very accomplished engineers and robotics experts. Almost all of the techs are involved in some kind of charitable work with kids or underprivileged kids to teach robotics. I should know, because I am one. I'd be honored to have my children hang out and learn from any of the Robo-Tech cast members on the show.

This title has:

Great role models
1 person found this helpful.

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