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8 Ball was a heavyweight robot which competed in the final season of Comedy Central BattleBots. It was a black dome-shaped robot, which was armed with a front lifting arm, several circular saw blades surrounding it and a self-righting arm, which was built into the robot's shell. It didn't perform well as a rookie, losing its first and only match against JC Slammer.

Outside BattleBots[]

After its appearance on BattleBots 8 Ball competed at Robocide: Showdown in O-Town in January of 2003. It was able to perform significantly better with wins over Interceptor and Spinister while also suffering losses to HexaDecimator and Maximum Paralysis.

Robot History[]

Season 5.0[]

8 Ball vs. JC Slammer

8 Ball's only fight was against JC Slammer. Very little is known about this fight other than 8 Ball tested its self-righting arm and that it lost to JC Slammer on a 44-1 judges' decision after constantly getting pushed around by the wedge bot, eliminating it from the competition.


  • Wins: 0
  • Losses: 1
Wins Losses
Season 5.0 None JC Slammer