Introduction Hi friend! Ottobot is an inquisitive little robot who wants to be your friend while seeing and doing everything! He loves to walk around and explore almost as much as he enjoys playing with you. Ottobot features a full array of sensors that allow him to see the world and interact with you.
Ottobot loves to play and has an array of buttons and sensors that allow him to interact and respond to you. Activating any of these sensors will start Ottobot and he will respond and invite you to play. Following is a detailed list of Ottobot’s features and where they are located.
Quick start Instructions Ottobot is a very independent little robot and will often speak, invite you to play games or walk around exploring all by himself. But he loves to interact with you and these simple tips will help you quickly learn how to play with him. Ottobot will respond to any of his sensors being activated and will try to figure out what you would like to do.
Yellow Yellow Blue Green Blue By pressing the green button 3 times you will access the Activity menu, where Ottobot will prompt you to choose from 4 different activities by pressing the corresponding colored button Yellow Blue Green Refer to the Games section for detailed instructions on how to play each game.
Control Panel Located on the top of Ottobot’s head are four colored buttons that make up his control panel. This is Ottobot’s most useful sensor as it allows you to choose and play many different games. It is very easy to access any game or activity that you would like to play by pressing the red or green buttons three times.
Light sensor Ottobot is able to detect whether it is light or dark in a room and will respond accordingly. In the dark he will light up his control panel buttons as a beacon to attract your attention as well as ask before playing in case it is time to sleep.
Fun and Games Ottobot is filled to the brim with all sorts of interactive fun including games, jokes and riddles. These are accessed 3 different ways. 1. Independently Ottobot will often offer up games to play or a joke to share. He is also able to remember what your favorite game is and invite you to play.
5) When Ottobot “steps” right or left he will only turn to that direction. Choose forward or backward steps for Ottobot to proceed in an actual direction after completing a turn. 6) During this game Ottobot will go exactly where you direct him to and will not try to avoid obstacles or edges.
Jokes (Quick launch code - Blue/ blue/ blue) Ottobot loves jokes and is happy to share them with you or other Ottobots. He’ll tell you as many as you want or respond back and forth having loads of laughs with any other Ottobots in the room.
Clap controlled walking (Quick launch code - Left hand/ right hand/ yellow) Ottobot will be under your complete control as he responds to the directions of your clap commands. Clap once and he will walk forward, twice for backwards, and three or four times for left or right.