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While it may seem counter-intuitive to completely demolish your giant mechanical fighting robot with an unprecedented, world’s first competition looming over you, the American MegaBots team decided if they were going to be piloting the MK.II in actual battle, then it was time to test the hulking mechanical frame under combat conditions, you know to see if they might die or anything. Among hitting it with a wrecking ball to test against the punch from its opponent, the Japanese Kuratas, and tipping their battle bot over to measure fall damage, they also shot the MK.II with its own cannon to test how strong their cockpit was. Here’s a hint: it wasn’t.