10th May 2012 12:30pm | By Rebecca Kent
A Japanese student has invented a slick Transformer robot designed to beat other machines into mashed potato.
‘Brave Robot’, created by Kenji Ishida, 29, is equipped with 22 servo motors, which gives it a mean right uppercut arm, perfect for slugfests against other inventors.
You can watch it in action in a YouTube video, which has had web geeks awash with envy.
YouTube user MaxSparta said under the clip: “SHUT UP AND TAKE MY MONEY”.