NERF COMMUNITY RESOURCES

While we hope to be your one-stop source for foam-flinging, we could never cover everything that is the scope and scale of this hobby. Below is our list of favorite creators, influencers, movers, and shakers. Think we’re missing someone? Want us to spotlight a new designer in the hobby? Shoot us an email!


Discord Servers Of Note

r/Nerf Subreddit Discord

WalcomS7’s Discord


Our Favorite Foam Flinging YouTube Channels

Drac AKA "LordDraconical"

Coop772

Captain Xavier

Brandon Diaz


The Official Nerf Subreddit

https://www.reddit.com/r/Nerf/


3D Printing File Libraries & Repositories

While many 3D printing files available online are open-source, many still fall under Creative Commons or other limited-use licenses. Please pay attention to any license agreements before downloading 3D printing files, and be a good steward of community designs.

Nerf-related

• Captain Slug’s Blaster File Repository

• Kuryaka’s Daybreak Cage Library, et al

• Meaker's Thingiverse Page

• Orion Blasters Files Page

• Sillybutts’ Design GitHub

General

• Printables by Prusa Research

• GitHub

• Thangs

• Thingiverse


Major Foam-Flinging Brands

Adventure Force (Walmart)
Dart Zone, X-Shot, and Air Warriors blasters and accessories are commonly sold and/or rebadged under the Adventure Force Line at Walmart. e.g. the Nexus Pro is a popular Adventure Force blaster designed by Dart Zone

Air Warriors (Buzz Bee Toys)

Dart Zone (Prime Time Toys)

Nerf (Hasbro)

X-Shot (Zuru Toys)


Index by Creator

3D Printing Nerd
3D printing showcase and education
InstagramTwitterWebsiteYouTube

Adam Savage’s Tested
Maker and creator with occasional nerf projects
DiscordInstagramTwitterWebsiteYouTube

American Foam
Blaster reviews and mod guides
YouTube

Beret / Bert
Community commentary, gameplay, and entertainment
InstagramYouTubeYouTube (2nd Channel)

Blaster Hub
Reviews, mods, and commentary
WebsiteYouTube

Boomstick Mods
Community blaster reviews and gameplay
PodcastYouTube

Bradley Phillips
Aussie high-performance nerf reviewer
YouTube

Bobololo
This one needs no explanation…
InstagramYouTube

Brandon Diaz
Gameplay, tactics, and commentary
Discord • InstagramPodcastYouTube

BuffDaddyNerf
See “Blaster Hub”

Captain Slug
The OG homemade and 3D-printed blaster designer
Website

Captain Xavier
YouTube

Charamile Designs
See “Taffy Charamile”

Coop772
Ultra-thorough stock blaster reviews
YouTube

The Dart Jam
Hobby news and commentary
Podcast

Detroit Dart Talk
Hobby news, reviews, and gameplay recaps
Podcast

Drac
See "LordDraconical"

Dr Flux
Reviews, mod spotlights, commentary
DiscordInstagramYouTube

Eli Wu
Designer of the Impulse AEB and Momentum (coming soon to the shop!)
YouTube

FoamBlast
Host of “This Week in Nerf” news show and major sponsor of Ragnaroktoberfest
DiscordYouTube

FoamShepherd
News, commentary, and guest writer on the OOD blog
InstagramYouTube

Kuryaka
Designer of Daybreak, Pulsar, and Kepler flywheel geometries
GitHub

LordDraconical
Reviews, mods, and host of EndWar Weekend
InstagramYouTube

Maker’s Muse
Maker and 3D Printing Educator
TwitterWebsiteYouTube

Maritime Foam
Canadian foam-flinger
Instagram • YouTube

Meaker Designs
Designer dozens of unique 3D-printed blasters and mods
Instagram  Thingiverse

Nerf Gun Attachments
https://www.nerfgunattachments.com/
Youtube 

RadioSilence187
Designer of the Luchadora, the Artemis stock point, et al
InstagramYouTube

RyFi Channel
Nerf & Toy Collecting TikToker
Instagram • YouTube

Sillybutts
An absolute madman with a CAD file
GitHubPodcastWebsiteYouTube

Taffy Charamile
Designer of the Skewer and Red Herring, et al
Google Drive  YouTube

Tested
See “Adam Savage’s Tested”

WalcomS7
Reviews and commentary
DiscordInstagramYouTube