My friend GroG from MRL is working on a simple User Interface for the game, so it doesn’t take a computer science degree to play the game, hehe. It uses HTML & Ajax + JSON calls to the MRL server, thus it will work on any OS machine. GroG hopes that the video feed will be a G+ hangout embedded in the UI through an iFrame.
Here are some pictures of what he has done so far:
Then you choose a robot from the <available> robots and you can see who else is playing and in what team, as well as how much time is left in the game:
Looks good, doesn’t it?