Not to be confused with the Side Winder,  a blaster with a similar name but is otherwise unrelated
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9 X-Shot Xtreme Fire Darts, water



The Sidewinder was the medium blaster in the first run of X-Shot blasters, firing 9 X-Shot Darts and water. It is a pump-action blaster, unlike the others in the X-Shot line. There was to be a disc-firing variant, but it was cancelled.

How to fire Edit


Step 1 - Load 9 darts into the turret.
Step 2 - Pull the handle at the rear back.
Step 3 - Push it all the way forward to fire a dart.


Step 1 - Place the front of the blaster in a bucket of water.
Step 2 - Pull the handle at the rear back to suck up the water.
Step 3 - Push the handle all the way forward to fire the water.

Trivia Edit

  • It is the only X-Shot blaster that has a false trigger.
  • The concept of a blaster that shoots both water and darts is also seen in the older Nerf Switchshots line.

Gallery Edit

  • The cancelled disk-shooting variation of the Sidewinder.
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