Game designers can use a variety of online resources to design Nerf games; the Internet hosts communities for Nerf game players, so game designers can look for inspiration from other Nerf fans. Online tools can also help people collaborate on projects.
Various website and blogs host information about Nerf war game rules other players have devised. Google Docs allows people to write rules online, and the platform allows groups to work on documents together. Online map programs can also help designers find places to play Nerf war games, and designers can use these tools to make maps for players. Free blogging platforms such as WordPress and Tumblr allow people to archive scores and tournament results.