What’s the deal with Pepper Robot, the Pepper Robot that has been spotted on TV and the internet?

A robot that can spit out delicious food and a cute pet is coming to TV.

But what about the Pepper robot that has become popular in social media and popular on the Internet?

And what’s the real story behind the bot’s popularity?

The answers to these questions will be featured in a special episode of the Axios TV show “The Robot Wars” on Friday, September 11 at 8pm ET/PT.

“The Robot War” will explore the history of social media, pop culture, and robots.

The episode is the first in a two-part series.

For more information, visit www.therobotwars.com.

Follow Axios reporter David Bauder on Twitter at @DavidBauder.