During the heats of Robot Wars: The Seventh Wars, a number of Special Events were held. These events were broadcast between Round 1 and Round 2 of each heat, except Heat I which featured a recap of the competition to that point. Events included the Featherweight and Middleweight Championships, qualifiers for The Third World Championship and three "weapon-based" battles. There was also a House Robot Rebellion, which was aired during the Annihilator episode.
This is a list to summarise which event was held during each heat of Series 7.
- Heat A: World Championship Qualifier (Austria vs Sri Lanka)
- Heat B: Featherweight Battle
- Heat C: Battle of the Spinners (Spin City)
- Heat D: World Championship Qualifier (USA)
- Heat E: Featherweight Battle
- Heat F: Axe Attack
- Heat G: World Championship Qualifier (South Africa vs Republic of Ireland)
- Heat H: Crusher Crunch Up
- Heat I: No Special Event (series recap)
- Heat J: World Championship Qualifier (New Zealand vs Belgium)
- Heat K: Middleweight Final
- Heat L: World Championship Qualifier (Germany)
- Heat M: Featherweight Battle
- Heat N: World Championship Qualifier (Canada vs Switzerland)
- Heat O: World Championship Qualifier (The Netherlands)
- Heat P: Featherweight Final
World Championship QualifiersEdit
- Main article: The Third World Championship
These battles were held to decide which international robots would qualify for The Third World Championship, which would be held at the end of the series.
- Mechaniac (Austria) vs Supernova (Sri Lanka): Supernova won
- Spartacus (USA) vs Flippa (USA): Spartacus won
- Crushtacean (South Africa) vs Topbot (Republic of Ireland): Crushtacean won
- Riptilion (New Zealand) vs Hard (Belgium): Hard won
- Ansgar 3 (Germany) vs I Bot One Beta (Germany) vs Reaper NP2 (Germany): Ansgar 3 won
- Terror Turtle (Canada) vs Snake Bite (Switzerland): Snake Bite won
- Gravity (The Netherlands) vs Scraptosaur (The Netherlands) vs Tough As Nails (The Netherlands): Tough As Nails won
- Main article: Robot Wars: The Seventh Wars/Featherweight Championship
This small tournament featured 18 robots weighing no more than 12kg fighting against one another.
Note: G2 was referred to as "Cheese 2" in the event due to a scripting error.
- Rip vs Kitty vs Alpha vs Mini Maul vs G2 vs Prince of Awe vs Cygnus: Rip & Prince of Awe qualified
- Bernard vs DTK vs Staglet vs Typhoon Cadet vs Alienator vs Cutlet vs Mammoth: Bernard & DTK qualified
- Micro-Mute vs Rampage 2 vs Gi-Ant-O vs Whipper: Rampage 2 & Whipper qualified
- DTK vs Rip vs Prince of Awe vs Whipper vs Bernard vs Rampage 2: DTK won
- Main article: Robot Wars: The Seventh Wars/Middleweight Championship
This event featured three robots weighing no more than 54kg in a single battle to decide the champion.
- Phoenix vs Typhoon vs Steel Sandwich: Typhoon won
House Robot RebellionEdit
- Main article: Robot Wars: The Seventh Wars/House Robot Rebellion
This was a special event shown during the Annihilator episode which gave two contestant robots the chance to take on the house robots.
- Gravity & Behemoth vs Cassius Chrome, Growler & Mr. Psycho: Gravity & Behemoth won
Battle of the SpinnersEdit
- Main article: Robot Wars: The Seventh Wars/Battle of the Spinners
This battle featured three robots with spinning weapons fighting against one another.
- Infernal Contraption vs Shredder Evolution vs Barber-Ous 2'n a Bit: Shredder Evolution won
Axe Attack Edit
- Main article: Robot Wars: The Seventh Wars/Axe Attack
Another one-off battle featuring three machines with similar weaponry. This time featuring Overhead Weapons.
- Iron-Awe 2.1 vs Hydra vs Kat 3: Iron-Awe 2.1 won
Crusher Crunch UpEdit
- Main article: Robot Wars: The Seventh Wars/Crusher Crunch Up
Three vertical crushers took each other on.
- R.O.C.S. vs Mantis vs Pinser: Mantis won