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2022 EndWar Weekend Recap

2022 EndWar Weekend Recap
This last summer has been non-stop busyness -- and not just for the team here at Out of Darts. July alone was filled with back-to-back weekends of blaster tag. However, one weekend overshadows them all: EndWar.

ZWQ S200 Fire Rat Build Guide

ZWQ S200 Fire Rat Build Guide
The ZhenWeiQi S200 Fire Rat is an excellent choice for an injection-molded springer sidearm blaster. We will go through how to assemble your blaster from the two boxes and what you need to do to Worker Nightingale magazines for additional compatibility and capacity. Let's get going!

Two Years in Review
(From the Perspective of a Newcomer to the Hobby)

Two Years in Review <br/> (From the Perspective of a Newcomer to the Hobby)
Two years ago this month, as local film productions had slowed early on in the pandemic, I took a chance at applying for an internship posting I saw online. Little did I know after being hired as a video editor for Out of Darts, I found not only a fantastic place to work but also a hobby I enjoyed being a part of.

Nerf Elite 2.0 Motoblitz Mod Guide

Nerf Elite 2.0 Motoblitz Mod Guide
The Nerf Elite 2.0 Motoblitz is one of the better releases from Hasbro in a long time, combining a Rayven with a master-keyed Hornet-like air blaster up front. That being said, some simple mods can take this flywheeler to the next level.

Jimmy Kimmel Live Build: A Closer Look

Jimmy Kimmel Live Build: A Closer Look
In April, I got a strange email from a guy by the name of “Science Bob.” He inquired about commissioning a massive, Iron Man-style blaster build for his 20th show appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Kimmel Live in May. Without hesitation, I was on board!

Jimmy Kimmel Live Build: A Behind the Scenes Preview

Jimmy Kimmel Live Build: A Behind the Scenes Preview
Out of Darts has some exciting news to share! You may have already heard, but some blasters we built were recently featured on Jimmy Kimmel Live on May 11th, 2022! These "nerf cannon super suits" made quite the grand finale. Stay tuned for more content on how we built them!

RS187 Luchadora: A Word from the Designer

RS187 Luchadora: A Word from the Designer
The RS187 Luchadora has proven to be a hit! To continue the fanfare of the last month, I'd like to give the floor to the designer that created it: RadioSilence187. Take it away RadioSilence!

The Last Week (and a Half) In Review: Mk-3 Edition

The Last Week (and a Half) In Review: Mk-3 Edition
While things settle down enough for us to do an updated warehouse tour, I wanted to take you through the last week we had. And what a Week!

2021 Out of Darts Update:
COVID, the Hobby, and More

2021 Out of Darts Update: <br/>COVID, the Hobby, and More
To say the past two years have been a whirlwind is an understatement. When this blog launched, I had high hopes of it being an ongoing resource to hobbyists. However, things rarely go according to plan on the first try.

Out of Darts 2.0

Out of Darts 2.0
The dust has finally settled from the last year with a big warehouse move, the completion of the Mod Guide Book, and sleepless nights with a baby at home (BabyDarts).  We are excited to finally launch a brand new blog! We plan to cover tutorials, modding guides, product updates and Nerf industry news.