Nerf N-Strike Elite Rapidstrike CS-18, a closer look

WHOA!  TOO CLOSE! Better! STATS: Available now at most major retailers Approx. $39.99 Requires 4 “C” batteries (Not included, thank you to Lord Damian for catching the original error.) Flywheels Includes: 1 x Nerf N-Strike Elite Rapidstrike CS-18 1 x Clear 18 round magazine 18 Nerf N-Strike Elite Streamline darts Range 50′-75′, depending on dartContinue reading “Nerf N-Strike Elite Rapidstrike CS-18, a closer look”

Female-centric: Toy blaster companies, you’re missing out!

Happy Sunday (or Monday) y’all.  It’s been tough to pull away from all the Nerf Elite news that’s been exploding across the internet, especially since it looks like the Nerf Retaliator and the Rampage have already hit shelves in some areas.  Not that that’s surprising, as there has always been a hiccup or two withContinue reading “Female-centric: Toy blaster companies, you’re missing out!”

Wow, I don’t even know where to start.

Saw this posted by one of my buds in Singapore… Zecong Toys’s commercial.  They say mockery is the sincerest form of imitation, but this is pretty much… uh… yeah.  You see some stuff from Nerf (is that a Barricade with a Recon barrel setup?) a slightly altered (aesthetically) Stampede, and a few representatives of BuzzContinue reading “Wow, I don’t even know where to start.”

Nerf Holiday buying Guide Part 2: Nerf Vortex and Gear Up!!

The Nerf brand’s been busy this year, releasing a whole bunch of things.  The N-Strike line had a couple of repaint offerings, in the Gear Up and Whiteout series along with additions to the transparent green Sonic Series (Barrel Break, Barricade, Longstrike, and Stampede) Ultimately, if you know someone who HAS GOTTA catch’em all, thenContinue reading “Nerf Holiday buying Guide Part 2: Nerf Vortex and Gear Up!!”

NERF VORTEX REVEALED! FIRST LOOK AT THE "NITRON"

It’s live! http://facebook.com/nerfnation Check the “Nerf Vortex” tab. The video features a rifle-looking blaster, with a clip, that fires discs. What you see might be called the Nitron and I think I see a pistol on the ground as well. Enjoy the video, and I guess we’ll see more popping up on the Nerf FacebookContinue reading “NERF VORTEX REVEALED! FIRST LOOK AT THE "NITRON"”

A Year Under the Barrel II: Nerf and other related foam blasters in 2010

What at year. So much has changed and happened this year, both in regards to this blog, other blogs, and playing with Foam Blasters. Nerf, Lanard, and BuzzBee remain major players but when there’s this kind of buzz the true winners are the end users, you and me that head to the stores to seeContinue reading “A Year Under the Barrel II: Nerf and other related foam blasters in 2010”

ATTENTION HOLIDAY SHOPPERS: NERF STAMPEDE ECS VALUE PACK

http://picasaweb.google.com/s/c/bin/slideshow.swf If you haven’t found your way to a Costco yet, you might want to make a point of doing that pretty soon. The Nerf Stampede was reported there in a special bundle! For the relatively similar price you’d get at Target or Wal-Mart you get 4 (instead of 3) 18 round magazines, 2 (insteadContinue reading “ATTENTION HOLIDAY SHOPPERS: NERF STAMPEDE ECS VALUE PACK”

NEW NERF BLASTER OFFICIAL – BARRICADE REV-10

Word from Nerf finally happened, and although SG and Kevinericon broke the news months ago, I’m finally allowed to discuss and comment on the NEW NERF BARRICADE REV-10 BLASTER! NERF N-STRIKE BARRICADE RV-10 Blaster · Motorized, semi-automatic Nerf blaster · Revolving barrel · Holds up to 10 sonic whistle darts · Compatible with the TacticalContinue reading “NEW NERF BLASTER OFFICIAL – BARRICADE REV-10”