Playbot as it appeared for the first BattleBots IQ competition.

Playbot was a Middleweight robot that competed in the first BattleBots IQ competition. It was a black, two wheeled, invertible wedge shaped robot with no active weapons, and a spraypainted flame paintjob, as well as a set of ramming spikes at the rear. It is unknown exactly how well Playbot did in competition, although it did lose one fight to Gatorbot. Nor is it known if it ever attempted to compete again.

Robot History

BattleBots IQ 2002

It is unknown whom Playbot faced in this event with one exception, it is known to have faced Gatorbot. This fight started with both robots driving under the pulverizers, immobilizing both robots almost simultaneously. Gatorbot won the fight as it was judged to be mobile slightly longer than Playbot. It is unknown weather this was a winner's or loser's bracket fight, and who else Playbot faced, or even if it won any fights.


  • Wins: ?
  • Losses: 2
Competition Wins Losses
BattleBots IQ 2002 unknown (if any) Gatorbot