File-Robopocalypse Book Cover

Front cover of an edition of Robopocalypse.

Robopocalypse is a science fiction horror novel written by Daniel H. Wilson, a graduate of Carnegie Mellon with a degree in robotics. It was first published in 2011.


In a society dependent on robotics, a scientist accidentally creates an artificial intelligence Robot named Archos, who slowly becomes self-aware and tries to destroy the human race.