The Top Nerf Crossbows for 2018

Four Crossbows That Will Change Your Game!

As 2018 draws to a close, it’s time, once again to take stock and review what we liked best about the year. Nerf crossbow fans are no exception and the following four Nerf crossbows represent what makes them happiest. It is interesting to note that of the four models chosen, 3 of them are from Nerf’s groundbreaking Rebelle series, targeted to the female population.

Women of the world, arise! You have been heard and Nerf has responded with one of the hottest series of femme focused weaponry on the market. Rounding out the quartet is a crossbow from the Nerf Zombie series, designed to keep the world’s most popular baddies at bay. Without further ado, let’s delve deeper into what makes these four Nerf crossbows great, year in and year out.


Nerf Zombie Strike Outbreaker Bow

This Nerf crossbow works like the real McCoy, combined with the dart blasting power beloved by Nerf fans the world over. You simply pull the string back with the handle to prime the bow, select your zombie target and pull the trigger, blasting away your undead of choice with accuracy and power. It is recommended for ages 8 and up, but a quick perusal of customer reviews shows that it has consumer appeal for many adult Nerf fans as well.

Customer reviews rate this product an average of 4.4 stars and up, commending the 5-dart holding capacity of the drum, the distance achieved by the darts, simplicity of reloading, and ease of aim.

Key Features and Specifications: 

  •  This crossbow features a five-dart rotating drum that fires one dart at a time in rapid fire succession and includes 5 Zombie Strike darts.
  • It is recommended for ages 8 and up, but a quick perusal of customer reviews shows that it has consumer appeal for many adult Nerf fans as well.
  •  Parents also recommend it for children under 8, but the final decision must be made by each responsible adult who knows their child best.

Both the chunky heft of this crossbow and its vivid green and orange color scheme with grey accents mean business: there will be no doubt that a true zombie slayer has arrived on the scene with this crossbow in hand. This bow replicates the detailing inspired by the popular Zombie Strike story of survivors who create weapons harvested from various sources to combat the undead.

Age old weaponry meets high tech blasting in the Zombie Strike Outbreaker bow, proving that with a few groundbreaking tweaks, everything old truly can be new again!

This Nerf crossbow is a terrific representation of the Zombie Strike series, providing a customized line of Nerf weaponry that is sure to be a welcome addition to any precision battle challenge as well as an accurate and powerful edge over the competition!


Nerf Rebelle Secrets and Spies

This substantial yet sleekly designed cross bow is sure to be many womens’ weapon of choice when it comes to being well armed at any Nerf precision battle. It includes a rotating quiver with a 6-dart capacity, enabling successive shots with a pull of the trigger. The Nerf Rebelle arrows literally whistle through the air when shot, adding to the excitement of battle play. 6 whistling Rebelle arrows are included.

Customer reviews rate this product an average of 4.3 stars and above, commenting favorably about the ease of assembly, sturdiness of the product, launching accuracy and power, as well as its impressive size scale and color scheme.

Key Features and Specifications: 

  • This Nerf Crossbow is large enough to suit adult use and make any child on your list feel like a warrior princess.
  • The purple, pink, red and teal color scheme with pink bowstring is bold and beautiful and the Rebelle graphics add a nice flourish to the overall design.
  • The purple and pink dart arrows complement the look, having the added bonus of being easy to locate and retrieve after a heated battle, thanks to their vivid hues.
  • Altogether, this is an impressive looking, feeling and performing weaponry package sure to be loved by its lucky recipient for years to come!

This bow fires with accuracy, thanks to a mounted sight and has a 90-foot potential trajectory distance. Its high-tech auto feed quiver allows its owner to fire up to 6 darts without reloading. It’s no wonder this Nerf crossbow is the weapon of choice due to its realistic size, action and speed. It is recommended for ages 8 and up. And is suitable for right- and left-handed archers.


Nerf Rebelle Guardian Crossbow Blaster

This compact Crossbow blaster from the wildly popular Rebelle series has all the style and looks of a crossbow and all the precision battling capacity of a Nerf blaster. It features 6 dart rapid blasting with flexing bow arms and an auto rotating 6 dart launcher, and 6 customized graphic darts are included. This crossbow is recommended for ages 8 and up.

Customer reviews average 4.4 stars and up, reacting positively to the ease of use, how much the toy is played with, girl power, sturdiness and value for money. When reading the reviews, it becomes immediately apparent how much of a need there is for “girl-focused” toys of this nature and how happy parents, relatives, friends and female adults are with this product line in general and the Rebelle Guardian Crossbow Blaster in particular.

It is almost as this Nerf Series has opened the flood gates to empowered girl precision battling with this stylish and warrior-ready line of weaponry. Don’t be surprised if your boys are impressed as well – this particular model does not currently have a boy’s equivalent.

Key Features and Specifications: 

  • This crossbow blaster has a shooting range of up to 75 feet and includes a small mounted stock to further aid shooting accuracy at a distance.
  • The Rebelle Guardian is a white crossbow with attractive purple and pink graphics, deep pink and black accents and a black bow string.
  • This pump action Nerf dart shooter is designed for today’s girls, with a feminine design sense that isn’t too frilly.
  • The rotating barrel works with any generic Nerf darts but the ones that are included and available in refills are incredibly good looking! The length of the stock gives you the ability to brace it against a shoulder for added stability and shooting accuracy.

You can also purchase an optional iPhone mount which enables you to strap an iPhone to the top of the bow for augmented reality game play!


Nerf Rebelle Secrets and Spies Codebreaker Crossbow

This cutting-edge Nerf crossbow takes an ancient form of weaponry into the 21st century with password protection and a message decoder function, bringing covert missions and high-tech espionage to your precision battling! You can lock the crossbow with the password only you know, so only you can fire your weapon. The decoder works with a customized message dart that reveals secret messages when slipped into the decoder. 7 collectible graphic darts and 1 message dart are included with the Codebreaker crossbow.

Customer reviews average 3.8 stars and up, lauding its versatility for indoor/outdoor play, value for money and gender friendly features.

Key Features and Specifications: 

  • With the Rebelle Codebreaker in your Nerf arsenal you have the power to rapid fire 8 darts without reloading at your fingertips, thanks to its 8-dart capacity rotating drum.
  • The Codebreaker is a front-loading blaster with the accuracy to hit targets at a distance of 75 feet or send secret messages to your other undercover agents in seconds.
  • It is recommended for ages 8 and up.
  • This crossbow is an impressive size that will work for both children and adults. It features a lavender body, with teal bow and accents as well as a black trigger, shoulder rest and bow string.
  • The collectible bullets are multicolored with pink tips and the message dart is red with a bottom ring and teal tip.

The Rebelle Codebreaker crossbow has been designed to incorporate fantasy play features with the classic Nerf power and precision that has made it a classic. Ignite your child’s imagination with this covert crossbow with decoding capability and a secret password to protect your weapon from getting into the hands of the enemy!

The eternal relationship man has had with the crossbow has been brought into modern times by Nerf. These and many other Nerf crossbows introduce warriors of all ages to the tactile pleasure of a crossbow combined with the precision battling features that Nerf has long been known for.

Style wise, the look of Nerf crossbows is distinctive, bold and exciting. The bows are sturdily constructed, and the bow strings are built to last through many hours of play. Combine this with pump action shooting, multi dart rotating barrels for rapid fire shooting and a variety of sizes and weights for different preferences and you have a Nerf weapon for all time.

If you are looking for a Nerf gun with a difference, its time to explore their crossbow selection for kids of all ages and adults with an inner child ready and waiting for classic precision battling. Go into any skirmish battle ready with these Nerf crossbows or any of the many others currently available online or at retail stores.

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