Shotgun Reviews: Everything Scattergun

Ah…the ole scattergun! From roundups of our favorites to putting individual shotguns to the test, you can find it all here.

Individual Shotgun Reviews

Mossberg Shockwave Review: How Is It Legal?

The Mossberg 590 Shockwave is not legally a shotgun, but it is still an awesome defensive and fun range gun.Read our review to see if it's right for you.

[Review] Citadel RS S1 Tactical: AK-Style Shotgun

The Citadel RS S1 tactical shotgun...is it just another semi-auto AK shotgun or does it dethrone Saiga? Find out with our hands-on review!

Henry Lever Action .410 Shotgun [Review]

Lever action shotgun? Sign me up! Find out if the Henry Lever Action .410 Shotgun is for you with our review that covers fit/feel, accuracy, shootability, and more.

Maverick 88 Defense Shotgun [Review]

Looking to see if the Maverick 88 fits your bill? It certainly is affordable but does it stack up to be an effective self-defense shotgun? Check out our full review.

Remington Tac-14 "Not a Shotgun" [Review]

Remington Tac-14...range toy or workhorse? Oddity or innovation? We've got the answers to these questions and more in our full review.

[Review] Stoeger Condor Over/Under: Best Under $500?

The Stoeger Condor is the best over-under shotgun for under $500. See why as we cover reliability, breakdown, cost, upgrades and more.

[Review] Mossberg 590M Shockwave: Magazine-Fed Freedom

Is it useful? The Mossberg 590M is the mag-fed version of the classic 590 shotgun with a Shockwave grip. We review its reliability, accuracy, & more.

[Review] IWI TS12: Space Shotgun with Some Flaws

Looking at the ultra-futuristic IWI TS12 semi-auto shotgun? We hands-on test it and although it's massively fun, there's still some flaws you need to know.

[Review] KelTec KS7 Bullpup Shotgun

Looking for a futuristic bullpup shotgun? We hands-on review KelTec's KS7 for reliability, accuracy, ergonomics, fun, worth-it-ness, and more.

[Review] Rock Island VR60, VR80, & VRBP-100 Shotguns

Affordable magazine-fed semi-auto shotguns that can hold up to 19 rounds? We hands-on review Rock Island Armory's VR60, VR80, and VRBP-100 shotties.

[Review] Benelli M4: Gas Operated Smoothness

The Benelli M4 is almost $2000 but you get military reliability and a great trigger. Plus some things we don't like and potential upgrades to fix them.

[Review] Mossberg 500 & 590 Retrograde: What's Old Is New

Ready to go retro? We hands-on review the Mossberg 500 and 590 Retrograde versions to see if they are as good as the current generation. Spoiler: yes!

[Review] Mossberg 930 SPX Tactical: Super Reliable

Are semi-auto shotguns inherently less reliable? We hands-on review the Mossberg 930 SPX Tactical with plenty of pictures and videos of it in action.

[Review] Stoeger Condor Over/Under: Best Under $500?

The Stoeger Condor is the best over-under shotgun for under $500. See why as we cover reliability, breakdown, cost, upgrades and more.

Remington 870 Vs. Mossberg 500: [Battle of the Pumps]

Not sure which pump shotgun to get? We cover the Remington 870 vs Mossberg 500 in terms of controls, action, materials, ergonomics, shell lifters, and more.

Shotgun Upgrades & Gear Reviews

The Best Mossberg 500 and 590 Upgrades

The Mossberg 500 and 590 are two of the most venerable, and combat proven weapons on the planet. Here are some of the best mods and accessories for these awesome guns.

Best Shotgun Ammo Carriers: Side Saddle, Pouches, & Bandoliers

Need to carry more ammo for your shotgun? We hands-on cover the most popular methods from plate carriers to side saddles, bandoliers, pouches, and more.

Best Mossberg 500 Stocks [Hands-On Tested]

Shotguns are some of the most classic firearms any of us own, but maybe yours needs an upgrade or maybe you just want to tinker with something. We took a look at some of the best stocks for one of the best shotguns - the Mossberg 500 family.

[Build] Ultimate Mossberg Shockwave: All The Upgrades

Mossberg 590 Shockwave collecting dust? Learn how to upgrade it into a fun, effective, and lightweight range gun with our Ultimate Shockwave build guide.

9 Best Shotgun Sights: Iron, Ghost, Red Dot, Scope

You still need to aim with a shotgun. Here's our favorite upgraded shotgun sights from ghost rings to red dots and even some rifle slug scopes.

Best Shotgun Choke Tubes [Hands-On]

Find out what shotgun choke tubes do and the best ones for various hunting, clays, or trap shooting. Plus key maintenance and how to pattern your shot.

Best Shotgun Red Dots: Never Use Bead Sights Again

Slapping a red dot on your shotgun can give you a number of advantages in the field, range, and competition. Find out our best picks across all budgets!

[Hands-On Review] Romeo 3 vs Romeo 5 from Sig Sauer

Looking for a new red dot? We hands-on test Sig Sauer's made-in-Japan Romeo 3 and 5 with lots of rounds, some freezing temperatures, and water submersion.

[Hands-on Review] Bushnell TRS-26: Improved & Reliable

Is the Bushnell TRS-26 a worthy upgrade from the TRS-25? We hands-on review it for build, clarity, robustness, affordability, ergonomics, and more.

4 Best Gun Trigger Locks [Tested]: Pros, Cons, & Models

Want to add some additional safety to your firearm? We'll go over the pros, cons, and best models of gun trigger locks. Plus video of our Editor's Pick.

10 Great Gun Safes for At-Home and On the Go

Every gun owner is responsible for the secure storage of their firearms. Here are some great gun safes that will keep you, your family, and your guns safe.

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