Teams of up to 5 students compete to accomplish robotics missions using autonomous robots. Game especially puts math skills to the test.

  • Jr. Division: 5th ~ 8th grades
  • Sr. Division: 9th ~ 12th grades


Announcing the 2023 Game: Supply Chain Challenge

  • The supply chain is broken! The port is jammed up, the stores are empty, and there are many obstacles.

  • Autonomous robots are needed to clear the obstacles, bring order to the port and restock the store. 


NEW!  Rules and Related Documents

US Final Rules   (Released 1/17/23)       Note robot rules change/correction:  No height limit

2023 Score Card: 

Please forward any questions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

We reviewed the Game Rules to answer questions and add any necessary clarifications during the pre-season Kickoff Meetings. Links to the recorded meetings are available on the 2023 Main Page


To Register Your Team, go to  Registration 


GAME WARMUP EVENT - Saturday, Feb 11, 2023

This in-person event is scheduled on Saturday, Feb 12, 2023 from 1:00pm ~ 4:30pm in Room J234 in the Taubman Complex. We invite and encourage all Michigan Site Hosts and Volunteer Game Judges to attend. Check-in for registered teams begins at 1:00 pm and Judge training will start at 1:15 pm.  If your team would like to participate in the warmup, first reister for a qualifying event (or pre-registration) and email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Prior Versions of Rules:

International Kickoff Rules:     Released 10/11/22

US Kickoff Rules   (Released 10/28/22)

Rules for starting teams, registration, team responsibilities at competitions and how teams advance to the World Championship can be found in the General Rules on the 2023 Main Page.

Each team member, as well as the coach and other adult volunteers, must bring the signed Robofest Consent and Release Form on the day of the event if not completed on line.

Prior Year Games