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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 Home Laser Tag Articles

Best home laser tag guns and sets

Last updated: October 25, 2020

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.

There are quite a few home laser tag sets available for purchase online, but some are much better, more robust and more sophisticated than others.

ArmoGear Laser Battle Set Review

Last updated: October 25, 2020

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

Last updated: November 30, 2020

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.

Nerf Laser Ops Pro review

Last updated: November 20, 2020

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.

Recent Nerf Articles

Nerf Elite 2.0 Commander RD-6 review

Last updated: November 30, 2020

The Commander RD-6 is a six-dart revolver style blaster in the Nerf Elite 2.0 series which was released in 2020.

In this review I am going to walk through some of the top features of this blaster, and I will share my honest opinion with you.

Types of Nerf darts explained

Last updated: November 30, 2020

Hasbro has produced a ton of Nerf guns and blasters over the years, in various shapes, sizes, and price categories.

There have also been lots of different types of Nerf ammunition produced ever since the very first Nerf gun came out, from simple darts to powerful ball-sized rounds.

Nerf Fortnite BASR-L Blaster Review

Last updated: November 30, 2020

The Nerf Fortnite BASR-L is a bolt-action sniper rifle style blaster with a modest 6-dart clip, a large scope, 12 darts, and a brightly colored design.

Sniper rifles have been hit and miss with Nerf over the years, so let’s find out whether the BASR-L deserves a spot in my list of best Nerf sniper rifle blasters.

Best Nerf sniper rifles

Last updated: November 5, 2020

One of my personal favorite types of Nerf blasters is the sniper rifle. Those long blasters with fancy looks and funky features that make you feel like a real professional sniper.

Nerf blasters aren’t exactly well-known for their amazing performance and accuracy, but with Nerf sniper rifles, there are definitely expectation levels in regards to accuracy, velocity and firing range.