Author Megan Kriss

Megan Kriss is an avid recreational shooter by day, and writer/editor by night. She has an extensive linguistics and writing background, and has written for everyone from Allstate to celebrity plastic surgeons. She also has experience in international affairs and political policy analysis.

Buyer's Guide

Best Batons for Self-Defense: The Good, the Bad, & What to Buy

Batons have been used for hundreds of years. Find out the pros/cons of batons and then a couple of our favorite choices for self-defense! (Read)

Ammo

Best Ammo Brands for Plinking, Accuracy, & Self-Defense

Not sure if that ammo deal is good stuff? We go over a few of our favorite ammo brands that we use on the daily for plinking, accuracy, and defence. (Read)

Competition

Beginner's Guide to Steel Challenge Competition

Looking for a simple and straightforward shooting competition that won't break the bank? We go over everything about Steel Challenge (SCSA). (Read)

Glock

Best Glock Magazine Extensions and Basepads: From +1 to +20

Want to up your Glock or PCC capacity? We go over our favorite Glock magazine extensions and basepads from +1 to +20. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

5 Best Online Gun Auctions and Classifieds

Your local gun shop not have what you want? Check out our favorite online gun auctions and classifieds where you can find almost anything. (Read)

How-To

[Guide] How to Buy a Gun from the CMP?

Want to grab a sweet M1 Garand or 1911? We'll walk you through exactly how to buy a gun from the CMP (Civilian Marksmanship Program). (Read)

Optics & Scopes

Best Scopes for the M1A: Long-Range & Scout Scopes

Want to upgrade your Springfield M1A? We go over our favorite long range and scout scopes with plenty of real view-throughs and hands-on experience. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

Best BB Guns For the Money [Rifles & Pistols]

Affordable, low recoil, and easy to get. BB guns are a great training tool leading up to real firearms and can also do some varmint hunting of their own. (Read)

Competition

IDPA vs USPSA: What's the Best Handgun Competition?

Want to get into practical handgun shooting? We go over all the differences between IDPA vs USPSA so you can make your perfect decision. (Read)

Ammo

6.5 Creedmoor [Ultimate Guide]: Military's New Caliber

Newly adopted by the US military, find out why the 6.5 Creedmoor rocks. We cover ballistics vs the .308, recommended rifles, AR-10 uppers, ammo, and more. (Read)

Range

Best Shooting Ranges in the World: A Bucketlist

Got money and love shooting? If you're looking for a destination vacation combo with guns, check out our picks for the best shooting ranges in the world. (Read)

Holsters

6 Best Holsters for Olight Lights

Got an Olight pistol light but no holster? We go over some of our favorite holster brands and models to get you ready for carry. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

Best 5.7x28mm Guns and Ammo: New Renaissance

FN's 5.7x28mm round is experiencing a renaissance with new pistols and rifles. We go over our top picks of 5.7 guns plus the best available ammo choices. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

Best Historical Guns (That You Can Still Buy)

Our list of history’s greatest and most influential firearms you can still buy, either in their original condition or as a reproduction. (Read)
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