Giant Balloon Drone is Rover from THE PRISONER | Nerdist

The ’60s cult classic, The Prisoner, is remembered for a lot of reasons, including the mightily extensive list of ways Number Six had his brain bent out of shape by psychedelic manipulation. But perhaps the most surreal part of the show was Rover, the giant balloon entity that would appear out of nowhere, flop around, knock people off their feet, and then vacuum them up for a ride to who knows where. Now, a German automation company, named Festo,…