2017 Year in Review – Nerf, Buzz Bee, Zuru, and more – The Blasters, the Fails, the Wins, the Ugly

YEAR IN REVIEW: BLASTERS AND MOAR BLASTERSVas The Stampede Blogger note: Each section will not encompass ALL releases for each brand. I am choosing highlights for each. Nerf Nemesis. One highlight from 2017 NERF CONTINUES TO INNOVATE FOR 2017, BUT ALSO BLASTS YOUR WALLET. 2017. Probably one of the craziest years for blasters thus far. NerfContinue reading “2017 Year in Review – Nerf, Buzz Bee, Zuru, and more – The Blasters, the Fails, the Wins, the Ugly”

Toy Fair 2017 – Day 1! Schedule and Preview (Buzz Bee, Dart Zone, Zuru, Precision RBS)

Toy Fair 2017 – What’s to Come for 2017 UPDATE:Here’s the Rail Blaster from Buzz Bee. Inline clip, clear door to see your ammo, and rear-loading!   The above shows a hint of things to come for this year’s Toy Fair, like that new prototype from Zuru. Also on the schedule today I have meetingsContinue reading “Toy Fair 2017 – Day 1! Schedule and Preview (Buzz Bee, Dart Zone, Zuru, Precision RBS)”

Blaster Test Tuesday! Taking aim at the Grossery Gang

Target Practice: Testing blasters on The Grossery Gang! Thanks to the folks at Moose Toys for the samples! They sent along some members of The Grossery Gang, a new collectible mini set of toys. For those who don’t know, if you’ve seen the Trash Pack or the The Ugglys, you’ve seen Moose. They specialize inContinue reading “Blaster Test Tuesday! Taking aim at the Grossery Gang”

Unboxing Zuru Sample Box (Bug Attack, XShot blasters)

Unboxing Video: Zuru Samples arrived! Many thanks to Zuru Toys for the samples! Here’s an unboxing while I get working on reviews. The Bug Attack Eliminator and I believe the XShot blasters are in stores already elsewhere, but they’ve been pretty spare in availability where I live. I am really just seeing them in largerContinue reading “Unboxing Zuru Sample Box (Bug Attack, XShot blasters)”

New York Toy Fair 2015 – In A Nutshell

New York Toy Fair 2015 in a Nutshell (The Good, the Not so Good, the…. What?)Vas The Stampede ‘Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you’ll land among the stars.’ – Norman Vincent PealeAnd there was a lot of shooting (darts, rounds, water pellets, zartz) at this year’s North American International Toy Fair. ThisContinue reading “New York Toy Fair 2015 – In A Nutshell”

Toy Fair 2015 – There, and Back Again. (Nerf and More Round up!)

Toy Fair 2015 Preview – Expectations and a look back at Blasters in 2014Vas The Stampede Sorry it’s been awhile, you all! Just a heads up, while I maintain here, I am also posting content at the following: Instagram: Blasterbot1984Facebook: Foam From Above Just like the title says, I am here in New York City,Continue reading “Toy Fair 2015 – There, and Back Again. (Nerf and More Round up!)”