Norbert was a middleweight robot which competed into the NPC Charity Open in 2004. It was a wedged design that could run either way up with two rear spikes. It performed decently in competition, winning two matches overall.
2004 NPC Charity OpenNorbert's first match was against Red Square. In the beginning of the match, both robots went straight at each other and Norbert drives over Red Square, which had its flipping arm lowered. After Norbert was driving over Red Square multiple times, Red Square got underneath Norbert again and tried to flip it, but it wasn't successful. Norbert runs away and started ramming Red Square from the rear. Norbert drives over Red Square some more and Red Square pushes Norbert against the arena wall for a flip, but the flipping arm misses. Norbert runs away again and drives over Red Square multiple times again. At the 1:35 mark, Red Square finally got a flip in on Norbert and tossed it onto its back. After this, Red Square was pushing the flipped Norbert around the arena. Red Square slightly flipped the front of Norbert and Norbert drove itself under the arena wall. Red Square attempted to free Norbert by getting underneath it and using its flipping arm, but it wasn't successful and the time ran out shortly after. Red Square won on a judge's decision and Norbert was now in the loser's bracket. After receiving a bye, Norbert went up against Bot Named Sue.
Both robots went straight at each other, each trying to get under and push the other. At one point, Bot Named Sue lost drive in the right wheel and was left going in circles. Norbert won on a judge's decision and advanced to the next round, where it faced Death Drum.
Norbert won the match by KO and advanced to the next round, where it faced Floor Jack. Floor Jack won the match on a judge's decision and Norbert was eliminated from the tournament.
- Wins: 2
- Losses: 2
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