Nerf Rival Overwatch McCree Blaster

Of the three Overwatch blasters, the McCree blaster is the one that made the most compromises. It’s a lovely prop with nice features, including a moving hammer and spur, and an included badge. However, the dimensions aren’t quite the same as those of the in-game weapon (for sensible reasons). In addition, the blaster operation has a lot to be desired. It’s still fun, but it might not be $40 worth of fun.

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Nerf Rival Overwatch D.Va Blaster Review

Our next review concerns the D.Va blaster! It’s slightly longer in proportion than the original, and the coloring is a bit off (due to being a toy blaster). Otherwise, though, it’s a fine Rival pistol that performs better than expected, and is a fine prop as well.

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Nerf Rival Overwatch Reaper (Wight Edition) Review

The Overwatch blasters weren’t supposed to hit shelves until 2019. But then they got sent out early, just in time for Christmas. In my case, it was shortly after taking advantage of half-off promotions at Gamestop. Now they’re here, and it looks like Hasbro did the perfect job of blending prop-worthy gear and functional blaster. The only question is whether or not you’re willing to pay a premium price for them, or will just wait again for sales.

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Blasterhub’s 2018 Best Dart Competition

It’s been far too long, and there have been way too many new dart types. As of this post, I’m revamping our dart testing to cover the stock (0.50″) darts currently available on shelves. I’ll evaluate the current darts in terms of fps, how precise they are in hitting a target, and how they stack up in terms of cost.

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Nerf Edge Series Leaks!

The holiday season hasn’t even finished, and already we have leaks out of China (via Facebook) featuring a new Rival line. It’s the Edge series, featuring a neon green paint scheme and aimed at target practice, as opposed to just team battles.

Material comes from: https://www.instagram.com/nerf_ncctw/

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Hello there, I’m Blasterhub!

It’s been an interesting time here writing for Blasterhub, but it’s also been somewhat of a lonely time. People go in and out of the hobby, or just go on pause because life happens. As of recent, I’ve been the sole writer on the website. As of now, however, I’m also the owner.

I’m still planning on doing reviews, testing darts, and hopefully getting some outside reviews and opinions on matters relating to all sorts of tagging sports. And I’ll be reporting from Toy Fair this February. It just will no longer be as a contributor.

Nerf on!

Nerf NStrike Elite Rukkus Review

As is usual, a few blasters are released at the tail end of the holiday season without much fanfare. Compared to rereleases like the Modulus Longstrike and flagships like the Prometheus, the Rukkus ICS-8 isn’t a blaster that will receive much fanfare. It’s a large, quirky pistol that, for $20, really doesn’t do anything special, especially when blaster like the Buzz Bee Jaguar or the Dart Zone Havoc Powerclip have done more in a smaller package for less than half the cost.

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