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Wrex the Dawg robot

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RobotsRule has a written and video review of WowWee’s forthcoming Wrex the Dawg, a sort of comic-relief robot that, as Robert puts it “is absolutely terrible at being a dog and even worse at being a robot.”

WowWee Wrex The Dawg Review

10 thoughts on “Wrex the Dawg robot

  1. Patti Schiendelman says:

    But will he have his own song?

  2. garethb2 says:

    Oh gawd, don’t give Robert any ideas! :-)

  3. roschler says:

    >> But will he have his own song?

    >> Oh gawd, don’t give Robert any ideas! :-)

    Um, I was a huge Make magazine fan long before I started submitting articles so I do read the stories and comments. La, la, la, la … LOL.


  4. Grobbins says:

    The guy who does these reviews is a bit of a Wowwee sycophant, no?

  5. garethb2 says:


    Hey, he’s enthused. No harm in that. I’m a bit of a WowWee fanboy myself.

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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. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy man’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.

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