Now They're Teaching Robots To Dance With Lightsabers

The International Robot Exhibition 2009 is underway in Tokyo, and Yasukawa is again showcasing its Motoman robots. We’ve seen how dexterous previous models were in robo chef demonstrations, but it seems they’ve now got a taste for the Force.

The choreographed moves are more cute than intimidating, but seriously, maybe we’ll see lightsaber droids one day after all. [NetworkWorld YouTube Channel]