Guitar Hero “Slashbot” shreds meatbot players

Fun & Games Robotics

A Guitar Hero-playing robot, with the awesome moniker “Slashbot,” created by four Texas A&M University undergrads.

Slashbot: The Guitar Hero Robot

2 thoughts on “Guitar Hero “Slashbot” shreds meatbot players

  1. Tam Nguyen says:

    There have been a lot of Guitar Hero Playing Robots lately.

    We should organize a “Guitar Hero Robot Competition.”

    The robots must be able to actually play the guitar, and read the notes in real time. Not like that one robot that sent pre-programmed signals.

    That would be a really cool contest actually.

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Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. His free weekly-ish maker tips newsletter can be found at

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