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UKARA & UKAPU: Airsoft And The Policing & Crime Act 2017

The circular for the airsoft parts of the PCA 2017 was released today (26 April 2017). In light of the questions that have been raised, this document is where we would have expected to find the guidance for airsoft players. What Home Office have published is extremely limited, and we do not expect to receive further clarification in the short term.

The Future Of Combat Is In Megacities According To U.S. Army Chief

Almost ten years ago, Popular Airsoft had for its feature story Readings on Urban Combat, citing an airsoft player who wants to keep on going to CQB games since he believes that cities will be the main battlefields and that will entail a lot close quarters battles.

Probably with all that we see in the news these days, most of you will agree that urban combat will be more predominant in the following years given that more people move into cities.

Leaked COD: WWII Materials Show Release Date & Private Beta

With the confirmation that Activision’s latest Call of Duty title this year will take back to the game to its roots, which is World War II, now we get to see more information as based on leaked marketing materials showing some features and release date for the video game franchise.

The Bundeswehr Officially Starts Looking For A G36 Replacement

It’s now on, the search for the replacement of the 5.56mm G36 Assault Rifle as the standard issue for the Bundeswehr (German Army).

Heard About Firetag? It’s Blank Firing Guns & Laser Tag In One Gaming Package

In videos of some milsim events, you have watched some airsoft players use blank firing guns to simulate a live environment and set the atmosphere that what airsoft players are in is not the usual airsoft skirmish. That is subject to debate, but a good number of milsimers appreciate the mix, especially if the aim is to have an immersive experience.

GoPro Squeezes In 6 Cameras In The 360-Degree 5.2K Fusion Camera

It looks like that 2017 will be the year of 360 cameras. There is the Samsung Gear 360 and the Nikon KeyMission 360 already released, and Facebook also announced their Surround 360 x24 and x6. GoPro will be jumping into this segment late this year with their 5.2K Camera called GoPro Fusion.

Yes, you read it right. It’s not just 4K resolution, it is 5.2K and that goes over the existing offerings from its competitors.

Need More Realism? Find All The Inert Training Devices Under One Roof

The ultimate aim of any serious airsoft event organizer, especially for an airsoft event organizer, is to give as much realism as they can. After all, airsoft players want to immerse themselves in almost “realistic” situations without the inherent dangers of a real world situation. Thus, many airsoft players always get excited when they see the use of actual military vehicles as well as replicas of other heavy hardware and weapons.

Experience Airsoft On The Island Of Crete In War Zone 5: The Green Zone

War Zone is a 3-Day airsoft event designed by “R.A. Action”, the Official Airsoft club of Rethimno, which is based on the island of Crete, in Greece. It is an annual airsoft large scale event and for 2017, WarZone 5, is organized to take place on the island of Crete from the 12th to the 14th of May. One of the best airsoft sites someone could play at, is available and the organizers work hard to prepare special staff for the participants!

Norwegian Company Reveals Bullets That Are Lethal Underwater

Shooting under water got deadlier with the introduction of a new ammo made by the Norwegian company, DSG Technology. For combat divers and those who operate on water, this is a god send bullet as they get to have bullets that go further and faster under water.

Star Wars: Battlefront II First Reveal Trailer & Release Date

It’s going to be full speed ahead in the closing months of 2017 as Disney and its Lucas Film will be fully promoting Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi which will be released this Christmas. But the marketing juggernaut leading up to its release will be leaving no prisoners, and together with it, the Star Wars: Battlefront II will be having video gamers battling for the galaxy again after the big success of Star Wars: Battlefront I.