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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: March 26, 2021

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 for both kids and adults.

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

 
Best shooting targets for Nerf guns

Last updated: April 9, 2021

Let’s be honest, Nerf guns have never been known for their outstanding firing accuracy. When shooting with foam darts, we simply cannot expect to be able to hit a bullseye from 100 feet away.

And that’s kind of okay, because we buy and play with Nerf blasters for different reasons. But that doesn’t necessarily mean we shouldn’t be practicing our shooting and aiming skills.

Best Nerf Super Soakers

Last updated: April 8, 2021

What’s more entertaining than battling out a huge water war with your best friends on a hot summers day? That’s right, water guns are so much fun, for children as well as for adults.

You could choose to go to combat with an old-school water pistol, but you’re not going to win. What you should do instead is upgrading to a powerful Nerf Super Soaker blaster.

Nerf MicroShots blasters

Last updated: April 8, 2021

Do you remember the Nerf Jolt EX-1 from a few years ago? That super tiny pistol-style Nerf blaster that shoots one dart at a time?

If you liked the Jolt as much as I did (yes, I do actually believe the Jolt was a cool thing), you’ll most likely appreciate the MicroShots series that Nerf has been releasing since 2018.

Nerf N-Strike Elite Trilogy DS-15 review

Last updated: February 24, 2021

The Nerf Elite Trilogy DS-15 is a spring-powered pump-action shotgun blaster that fires three elite darts at once through shells.

It’s a rather unique blaster in more than one way, and in this review I am going to share my honest thoughts on the Trilogy DS-15 with you.