Do you remember all the fun you had playing with Nerf guns as a child? As the company is still around and still producing guns, you can recreate all that fun as an adult. These newer models come with feature you only dreamed of as a kid and are suitable for kids and adults who love playing. You can give one to an old friend who was on your team as a kid or to a kid who wants to have some fun today. The top 10 Nerf guns for 2017 come with features that will make you feel like a child again.
1. Nerf N-Strike Elite Strongarm Blaster
As one of the largest Nerf guns currently available, the N-Strike Elite Strongarm Blaster will make any player feel like the most powerful person on the field. It comes with a larger barrel that can accommodate up to six darts, and it shoots those darts up to 90 feet through the air. A slide on one side turns on the Slam Fire feature to shoot all darts at the same time. Nerf also added a trigger that moves easily and won’t stick.
2. Nerf N-Strike Modulus ECS-10 Blaster
Instead of just giving you a gun already put together, Nerf offers the N-Strike Modulus ECS-10 Blaster for those who always dreamed of building their own weapons. This model comes with everything you need to put together a gun of your own design, and you can use those parts in up to 30 different ways. Users can build something new each time they play. It also comes with 10 foam darts and a targeting scope for narrowing in on enemies.
3. Nerf Zombie Strike Brainsaw Blaster
The Brainsaw Blaster is part of the Nerf Zombie line and will let any user know that zombies will never stand in his or her way. This replica weapon has a fun design that looks like a chainsaw and incorporates shades of bright orange and neon green. Just like a real chainsaw, you pull a cord on the side to fire instead of using a trigger. The Brainsaw Blaster comes with eight foam darts and a plastic “chain” that actually spins.
4. Nerf B5577 Modulus Tri-Strike
The Nerf B5577 Modulus Tri-Strike is another fun gun that you can take apart and put together in different ways based on how you want to play and use it. It comes with an Elite Blaster that you can easily put together, and that Blaster is large enough to accommodate all the other parts and accessories. An included extension fits onto the end of the barrel to make the darts go further than ever.
5. Nerf Zombie Strike Hammershot Blaster
Take care of zombies in seconds with the Hammershot Blaster, which is part of the Nerf Zombie line of tools. This gun features a fun design that makes it look like a real weapon that survived the zombie apocalypse and five strike darts that fit right in the barrel. Nerf also places a zombie stencil inside the packaging that players can use for putting their own targets on things to practice shots.
6. Nerf Modulus Recon MKII Blaster
You can make up to four completely different guns from the barrel and other parts included in the Nerf Modulus Recon MKII Blaster. This blaster comes with six foam darts that you can shoot one at a time and a clip that holds all six darts for rapid firing. Each of those parts snap together with ease, making this a good toy for some younger players. The Recon MKII can shoot darts up to 90 feet.
7. Nerf N-Strike Mega Mega Mastodon
The Nerf N-Strike Mega Mastodon is one of the largest and most impressive Nerf guns on the market. It’s so large that it comes with a strap that you can slip over your shoulder to keep both hands on the gun. Nerf designed this as its first motorized weapon, which lets it fire faster than other guns. The 24 included foam darts have a unique design that helps each one fly further and land up to 100 feet away.
8. Nerf N-Strike Elite HyperFire Blaster
The Nerf N-Strike Elite HyperFire Blaster operates so quickly that you might feel like you have a real machine gun in your hands. It uses four D batteries that lets it shoot up to five darts in a single second. The drum, which sits at the bottom of the barrel, can hold all 25 of the included foam darts. Despite its large size, it is lightweight enough that players can run with ease.
9. Nerf Zombie Strike SlingFire Blaster
Any Nerf Zombie Strike lover will appreciate the SlingFire Blaster, which lets them hit all the targets they find and take down all invading zombies. It comes with a swing lever for shooting multiple darts and a more traditional trigger for targeting and shooting individual darts. You get six foam darts in a light green shade that you can use to shoot from the barrel and a clip that holds all six of the darts for faster firing.
10. Nerf Zombie Strike Doominator Blaster
Turn zombies into piles of dust with the Nerf Zombie Strike Doominator Blaster. Though the gun comes in a bright green color, it also features decorations like fake tape around the grip that makes it look like it survived the zombie epidemic. A dart drum in the center features four chambers that each hold six darts, and you can fire all darts with a simple turn of that drum. You also get 24 foam darts that fit inside the drum.