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Mega XL In Gameplay: What Role Does it Serve?

Mega XL In Gameplay: What Role Does it Serve?
There's no denying Mega XL is (dare I say) a massive improvement from other Hasbro releases in the past couple of years. But what about the ammo type itself? How effective is it at range, and what role does it play in games?

A Guide to Traveling for Nerf Events with LiPos & Blasters

A Guide to Traveling for Nerf Events with LiPos & Blasters
Traveling to events is an amazing way to meet a lot of Nerfers in one place. Hauling your equipment around with you can definitely be a hassle; from blasters to LiPo Batteries, there are a lot of potential TSA headaches that could arise if you haven't done your research when it comes to traveling with your Nerf gear.  Here's some helpful tips I've learned along the way when it comes to traveling with my Nerf arsenal! 

Free the Half-Length Dart

Free the Half-Length Dart
When half-length darts are mentioned, people imagine cracked glasses, darts that punch through cardboard, and welts that last for weeks. These old short darts are now thoroughly obsolete - in fact, they are almost universally banned, as their metal weights are dangerous to Nerfers and groundskeepers alike.  Factory made half-length darts being just as safe as full-length darts, they are still banned across many events and clubs due to the fear of injury.