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The U.S. Navy Is Developing Safer Rechargeable Batteries

Prior to the release of what is considered to be the best smartphone to date, the Samsung Galaxy S8, the company has been a butt of jokes for the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 debacle, in which it had to make a worldwide recall of the smartphone due to its exploding battery. The problem was so bad that the Note 7 was banned by airlines and other places due to the danger it posed.

AAR: Border War MILSIM Episode IX – Dogs of War

Border War MILSIM 9 – DOGS OF WAR organised by the Border War Crew defended its crown as the Best Airsoft Event at the Airsoft Players’ Choice Award, winning the title for 5 consecutive times and inducted into the Hall of Fame during the Airsoft Meetup at the IWA Outdoor Classics 2017 in Nuremberg, Germany.

Kalashnikov Concern & Cybergun To Settle Trademark Infringement Case

In a fast changing legal environment for the airsoft industry in Russia, Kalashnikov Concern has been working on protecting its intellectual property rights. It has agreed with the local airsoft and tactical gaming industry represented by the Federation of the Military-Tactical Games (FMTG or ФВТИ in Russian), allowing a grace period for its members to sign an agreement with the company and dropping any charges of trademark infringement.

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.