|Extreme Warriors: Season 1|
Robot Wars: Extreme Warriors title logo
|Pit reporter(s)||Rebecca Grant|
|Judges|| Noel Sharkey|
|No. of episodes||7|
|Filming date||June 2001|
|Original run||August 20, 2001 – October 1, 2001|
|Succeeded by||Extreme Warriors: Season 2|
Extreme Warriors: Season 1 was the first season of Robot Wars: Extreme Warriors - the US version of Robot Wars. It was originally broadcast on TNN in 2001. The season was presented by Mick Foley, the pit reporter was Rebecca Grant and commentary was provided by Stefan Frank.
The season was split into seven episodes, broadcast over seven consecutive weeks. Each episode featured a different competition. Included within these competitions were the first US Championship and the US broadcast of The Second World Championship (known on the show simply as the World Championship).
The first season featured seven competitons, which are listed in broadcast order.
- Main article: Extreme Warriors: Season 1/Robot Rebellion
- Silver Box vs Close Enough: Silver Box won
- The Green House vs Tut Tut: Tut Tut won
- Tricerabot vs The Green Mouse: Tricerabot won
- Rosie the Riveter vs Rot Box: Rosie the Riveter won
- Silver Box, Tut Tut, Tricerabot & Rosie the Riveter vs Matilda, Shunt & Sir Killalot: No winner called
- Main article: Extreme Warriors: Season 1/Annihilator
The format of this episode was the same as the annihilator episodes in the UK series. Six robots would enter the arena together and one robot would be knocked out in each round until there was one robot left standing.
- Sixth: Skullmania
- Fifth: Unibite
- Fourth: Conquering Clown
- Third: Red Virus
- Runner-up: Rippa Raptor
- Winner: Drillzilla
- Main article: Extreme Warriors: Season 1/Civil War
In this episode, robots from the north took on robots from the south in a straight knock-out competition to see which side had the best robot.
- Union: Spike, Falcon, Tiger Cat, Sobek
- Confederacy: Bot-Ugly, $6 Million Mouse, Manta, The Revolutionist
- Spike vs Bot-Ugly: Spike won
- Falcon vs $6 Million Mouse: $6 Million Mouse won
- Tiger Cat vs Manta: Manta won
- Sobek vs The Revolutionist: Sobek won
- Spike vs Manta: Manta won
- Sobek vs $6 Million Mouse: $6 Million Mouse won
- $6 Million Mouse vs Manta: Manta won
Tag Team TerrorEdit
- Main article: Extreme Warriors: Season 1/Tag Team Terror
In this episode, eight robots were paired into teams to battle each other. Only one robot from each team was allowed in the arena at a time and the teams could switch robots by 'tagging' them.
- Tut Tut & Drillzilla vs Tricerabot & Rosie the Riveter: Tut Tut & Drillzilla won
- Joker & Falcon vs General Chompsalot & Run Away: General Chompsalot & Run Away won
- Joker & Falcon vs Tricerabot & Rosie the Riveter: Tricerabot & Rosie the Riveter won
- Tut Tut & Drillzilla vs General Chompsalot & Run Away: Tut Tut & Drillzilla won
War of IndependenceEdit
- Main article: Extreme Warriors: Season 1/War of Independence
In this episode, robots from the USA and the UK battled each other in a straight knock-out competition to see which nation had the best robot.
- USA: General Chompsalot, Joker, Rosie the Riveter, $6 Million Mouse.
- UK: Stinger, Spawn Again, Plunderbird 5, Pussycat.
- General Chompsalot vs Stinger: General Chompsalot won
- Joker vs Spawn Again: Joker won
- Rosie the Riveter vs Plunderbird 5: Rosie the Riveter won
- $6 Million Mouse vs Pussycat: Pussycat won
- General Chompsalot vs Joker: General Chompsalot won
- Rosie the Riveter vs Pussycat: Pussycat won
- General Chompsalot vs Pussycat: Pussycat won
- Main article: Extreme Warriors: Season 1/US Championship
This episode featured the main US Championship. Unlike most other national championships, the first US Championship was all featured in a single episode, containing four 6-robot rumbles, of which only one progressed to the next round. From then on it was a straight knock-out competition to find a champion.
Robots Competing: Medusa Oblongata, $6 Million Mouse, Falcon, Shuriken, The Brute, Red Virus, Tricerabot, The Revolutionist, Coffin-Bot, Bot-Ugly, Unibite, Sobek, Tiger Cat, Close Enough, Rippa Raptor, Manta, Rosie the Riveter, Mad Cow, General Chompsalot, Run Away, Spartacus, Cyclone, Panzer Mk 2, Drillzilla.
- Medusa Oblongata vs $6 Million Mouse vs Falcon vs Shuriken vs The Brute vs Red Virus: The Brute won
- Tricerabot vs The Revolutionist vs Coffin-Bot vs Bot-Ugly vs Unibite vs Sobek: The Revolutionist won
- Tiger Cat vs Close Enough vs Rippa Raptor vs Manta vs Rosie the Riveter vs Mad Cow: Manta won
- General Chompsalot vs Run Away vs Spartacus vs Cyclone vs Panzer Mk 2 vs Drillzilla: Panzer Mk 2 won
- The Brute vs The Revolutionist: The Revolutionist won
- Manta vs Panzer Mk 2: Panzer Mk 2 won
- The Revolutionist vs Panzer Mk 2: Panzer Mk 2 won
- Main article: The Second World Championship
Robots Competing: Chaos 2 (UK), Manta (USA), Ansgar (Germany), Mastiff (Italy), Firestorm 3 (UK), Drillzilla (USA), NEAT Machine (The Netherlands), Whirlpool 70 (Sweden), Razer (UK), The Revolutionist (USA), Diotoir (Republic of Ireland), Flensburger Power (Germany), Tornado (UK), Panzer Mk 2 (USA), Philipper (Belgium), Yeborobo (South Africa).
- Chaos 2 (UK) vs Manta (USA) vs Mastiff (ITA) vs Ansgar (GER): Manta won
- Whirlpool 70 (SWE) vs Drillzilla (USA) vs NEAT Machine (NED) vs Firestorm 3 (UK): Drillzilla won
- Diotoir (IRE) vs Flensburger Power (GER) vs Razer (UK) vs The Revolutionist (USA): Razer won
- Panzer Mk 2 (USA) vs Tornado (UK) vs Philipper (BEL) vs Yeborobo (RSA): Tornado won
- Drillzilla (USA) vs Manta (USA): Drillzilla won
- Razer (UK) vs Tornado (UK): Razer won
- Drillzilla (USA) vs Razer (UK): Razer won