This news is a couple weeks old, and yet not nearly enough people are talking about it. So let me enlighten you on what is happening.

On June 30, 2015, the good people at MegaBots Inc (Team USA) released this video to the world:

July 5, 2015, barely a week later, Sudobashi Heavy Industries (Team Japan) replied with this video:

Do you know what this means folks?

It means our children will grow up in a world where giant robots are a thing of sporting events.

It means I will be traveling across the world (possibly) to see this thing LIVE because THERE IS NO WAY IN HELL I WILL BE MISSING THIS.

And it means Team USA is gonna get smashed to pieces.

But goddammit, it’s gonna be the highlight of 2016. I can feel it in my hydraulic engines. Who else is gonna be there?