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Here we go. The 2017 – 2018 FRC season theme has been announced. The Name of the Game is PowerUp. Check out the Game reveal video below.

Grab your game console and start a team today!

Be part of the more than 3,600 teams in 2018 comprised of 90,000 students and their adult mentors from around the world who will get to play for real in FIRST POWER UP

FIRSTRobotics Competition is the ultimate Sport for the Mind, where imagination and innovation come together! By combining the excitement of sport and beauty of art with the rigors of science and technology, teams of high school students (ages 14 – 18/grades 9 – 12) are challenged to design a team brand, hone teamwork skills, and build and program robots to perform tasks against a field of competitors.

Teamswork together to build, program and test robots with the guidance of adult mentors. Teams then compete with their robots as family and friends cheer from the stands at more than 160 events worldwide all leading up to the 2018 FIRSTChampionship, April 18 – 21 in Houston, TX and April 25 – 28 in Detroit, MI.

The hardest fun you’ll ever have has its rewards!

ParticipatingFIRSTRobotics Competition students are eligible to apply for more than $50 million in scholarships from nearly 200 colleges and universities.

Check your team blasts, the FIRSTRobotics Competition Blog, and Facebook for more information and upcoming Downloadable Content (DLC) Packs releases!


Exclusive FIRSTPOWER UPSM Downloadable Content (DLC)

Playing Field Details
Team Updates
  • Team Updates
Kickoff Videos
Q&A System

Any questions about the manualor game rules are posted to the Q&A Systemduring the competition season.

  • This is the only place to get an official answer to your game questions.
  • Only clarifying questions will be answered, anddesign reviews or hypothetical Referee assessments will not be made.
  • Your teams specific Q&A login information is available in the Team Registration System.
  • Team accounts can ask questions (password is in the Team Registration System), and any user can follow questions.
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