Developed by the research department of Japan’s Ministry of Defense, the Spherical Flying Machine is a first of its kind remote control vehicle that can perform a vertical take off and landing and has the ability to use its surface for locomotion.

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  • Andy Callaway

    Just in time for Christmas…

  • Archibald Tuttle

    Reminds me of the floating Jedi-Training Remote Droid. May the force be with you, Luke (Heavy breathing..).

    • Daniel Kim

       Reminds me more of the interrogation droid that Vader used on Leia.

      • Andrew William Huntley II

        I am soooo glad I was not the first one to point that out. Although, I admit I was thinking more of the probe droids from Darth Maul (Episode 1)

  • Archibald Tuttle

    See here:

  • Sean Michael Ragan

    We actually hit this back in June, when it was on Japanese TV…

    But this is new video, which is doubly nice because the old one’s gone dead.  

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