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Thanks for visiting Blaster Central, a place where you can find the best reviews of, and the latest news about, Nerf blasters and home laser tag guns.

Shooting around with sophisticated toy blasters is fun, exciting, social and even educational. So let’s all get active and start a Nerf war or home laser tag battle!

Recent Nerf Articles

Nerf Ultra One Blaster review

Launched in October 2019 as part of the brand new Ultra series, the Nerf Ultra One is a motorized blaster with a 25-dart drum.

The Ultra One fires Ultra darts, designed and promoted as being the farthest flying Nerf darts ever made. So with a brand new range of blasters, and a new dart type, the expectations for the Ultra One were high.

History of Nerf

Think you know Nerf? Were you born with a blaster in your hands, or the playground champion of Nerf football?

Whatever your memories are, Nerf has been around for what feels like forever, and it has a very colorful history. It’s a brand that has been a favorite for generations, that your grandad, your dad and your kids will bond over.

Nerf Rival Edge Jupiter XIX-1000 review

It’s no secret that I’m a big fan of the Nerf Rival series. And if you know me, then you will also know that I like Nerf sniper rifle type blasters.

So if I can get my hands on a Nerf blaster in the Rival series that is also a sniper rifle, you can imagine that my expectations are as high as they can get.

In this review of the Nerf Rival Jupiter I am walking you through the top features of this robust blaster, and I will share with you my honest thoughts.

Nerf Rival Kronos XVIII-500 Review

The Nerf Rival Kronos is a compact but effective little blaster to add to your collection of Nerf guns. Named after the Greek God of Time, the Kronos will stop the clock with its sweet design.

So let me speed through and give you my top 3 features of this blaster, and why I think this may be the pistol that you have been holding out for from the RIVAL series.

Recent Home Laser Tag Articles

ArmoGear Laser Battle Set Review

The ArmoGear Laser Battle set is a sophisticated 2- or 4-player home laser tag set that comes with wireless infrared blasters and small vests with targets.

In this review I am going to walk you through some of the top features, and I will share my personal thoughts on this product.

Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX Tagger 2-Pack review

One of the older but still very successful home laser tag sets currently on the market is the Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX Tagger 2-pack.

First released in 2008 as part of the Nerf Lazer Tag series, the Phoenix LTX blasters are sophisticated yet easy-to-use laser tag guns, equipped with great features.

Best home laser tag guns and sets

Home laser tag is currently one of the fastest growing live action games, and for good reason. Laser tag has social as well as strategic aspects to it, not to mention the fact that it’s loads of fun.

Let’s be honest, would you rather see your children browsing their Facebook feeds all day, or play exciting home laser tag battles?

Nerf Laser Ops Pro review

The Nerf Laser Ops Pro home laser tag set is the latest attempt to breathe life into the concept of smartphone laser tag.

While I personally have my reservations around laser tag with smartphones, Nerf’s Laser Ops Pro is a surprisingly awesome home laser tag set.