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Giant Fighting Robots Might Become A Reality If You Help Fund Them

Ever since I was a child, I always had a fascination over Mech Bots, those big bad (or good) robots that fight each other. Almost as tall as buildings, they carry with them an arsenal of swords, missiles, laser rifles, flame throwers, and whatever projectile they can lob at each other. I gobbled up Japanese Mecha, Transformers, Gundam, Voltron; played video games such as Mech Warrior and Titan Fall; and watched Real Steel and Pacific Rim.

Young Couple Face Expulsion From School Due To Photos With Airsoft Guns

Perhaps many of us have been numbed by news of kids bringing their airsoft guns to school with intent to mischief that a good number of airsoft players have been advocating restricting access to airsoft guns only to adults. But of course, that will be up to the industry, community, and the ultimately, the politicians to decide. But in this case, it's not about the kids doing something wrong at school, it's more about a school overreacting to photos of kids holding airsoft guns at home.

The Pocket Flyer: A Tethered Drone That Flies For Two Hours

We've been writing mainly about drones that will take the in-game play footage or even selfies for you and your team mates. But today, I'll write about something that does a purpose of helping you win a game, if we talk about airsoft. But it is developed for purposes of special operations and first responder needs --- a drone that can go to areas where other flying drones cannot due to their bigger sizes and even some land-based drones due to problems posed by terrain and other obstacles.

The Challenge Bear Project Needs Your Quick Action. Yes, Really Quick!

Remember the Battle Bear that is made by recovering veterans supported by S.O. Tech? The Battle Bear is a project to help create a bond between the child and the deployed parent by sending the bear to the recipient with the photo of the deployed holding the bear with a matching uniform and unit patch. Now, they want the Battle Bear challenge you in helping the world become a better place.

Beretta And T-Works Work On The Intelligent Rail System

In what is probably a very intelligent solution for the high-tech warrior, Beretta and T-Works are working on what they call an "Intelligent Rail System" Technology. This is a promising technology as this system will be able to power any weapons accessories mounted on it and even moves data from various accessories to help in effective shooting and situational awareness.

Ridley Scott's "Halo: Nightfall" Full Length Trailer Is Now Online

Released two days ago is the full-length trailer of the Halo: Nightfall which will be webseries to be released for the Microsoft XBox platform. Directed by Sergio Mimica-Gezzan and produced by Ridley Scott. Halo: Nightfall, which is a much bigger and more ambitious production when compared to Halo: Forward Unto Dawn, is set to premiere on November 11, 2014.

RAZAR: The Adaptive Zoom Scope w/ Push Button Magnification

The rifle scope now gets updated for the 21st Century. What has been long been a feature on digital cameras, especially the bridge camera ones can now be a feature on rifle scopes. With the prototype RAZAR from Sandia Laboratories, a shooter can now toggle rapidly between magnification at the press of the button though it works differently from digital cameras.

Real Female IDF Soldiers Pose For World's First Israeli Army Girl Calendar

With the uproar on racy photos posted by female IDF soldiers posted on Facebook already way into the past, a select group of female IDF soldiers just did their sexiest poses as part of a calendar that will be released by a new Israeli fashion line. MTKL is founded by 2 former IDF soldiers and recruited fashion designers to design clothing and accessories lines that combine military and street fashion.

BAE Systems' Broadsword To Power The High Tech Warrior

We go back to looking at some gear for the future warfighter today. Since the start of the 21st Century, the stuff that we just saw in the movies in the previous century such as those from Universal Soldier and even Terminator, are starting to be seriously developed and deployed for use by soldiers in the battlefield. With aims to have a fully networked and connected warfare, even individual soldiers will be expected to carry more and more electronic devices to the field.

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Gameplay Launch Trailer & Zero Day Early Access

Nothing groundbreaking on the airsoft or tactical front to start the week right for the readers of Popular Airsoft.  Now that we're already past the half way point of October, apart from being the month of zombies and Halloween themes at airsoft game sites all over the world, it's also the month where the noise for marketing some of the biggest FPS video game titles go really loud.