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Robot Gladiators

Series Episode Number: 21

World Premiere: Sat 21 Aug 2010 - 9:30am AEST [Ten] (Australia)
Running Time: 30 minutes





Darius and K-9 go undercover to expose a criminal who us using illegal robot technology in what he calls ‘destruct-ertainment’. K-9 becomes a Gladiator and has to face the evil ‘pain-maker’ in a battle to the death. But what is the sinister secret plan instigated by Thorne? K-9 also befriends the other robot gladiators who he sees as cybernetic ancestors, basic androids who however have something of a heart and spirit that even touches K-9’s superior consciousness.