GENESEO, ILL. (12/6/22) – The Armory Life is pleased to announce the release of the Winter 2022 issue of The Armory Life print magazine, now reaching 250,000 subscribers. The print magazine complements the daily digital content available on

Since its launch more than three years ago, The Armory Life website has proven to be an outstanding resource for firearms-oriented content. It delivers exciting and in-depth daily posts created by some of today’s most respected experts in the firearms community. And with the launch of the full-color, 96-page quarterly print magazine in April of last year, fans of The Armory Life have an entirely new medium for enjoying this content.

The recently released Winter 2022 issue features a fascinating cover story interview with John “Chappy” Chapman, a highly respected SWAT officer and tactical trainer. Furthermore, the issue is packed with detailed pieces on Springfield Armory® offerings such as an in-depth reviews of the Prodigy™ double-stack 1911 9mm, the XD® OSP™ Slide Conversion kits and more.

In addition, the issue features articles on a broad selection of topics, ranging from a detailed history of Silencer Central, pushing the 1911 Mil-Spec .45 out to 100 yards, the story of the 6.5mm, using a car for cover in a gunfight, a Hellcat Pro mixed ammo torture test and much more.

The print magazine is designed to integrate closely with its digital sibling website, featuring easy-to-use QR codes throughout. Simply open up your camera app on your smartphone and scan the code, and you’ll be taken online to expanded content and video segments.

Currently, recipients of The Armory Life print magazine are selected from Springfield Armory warranty registrants. Each receive a full year’s worth (four issues) of the magazine. Individual copies are available for purchase here as well.

“We strive for both our daily digital pieces and our quarterly print magazine to provide the best, most informative content possible to our readers,” said Mike Humphries, editor-in-chief of the magazine. “This latest issue of The Armory Life print magazine continues that tradition, combining high-quality photography with detailed analysis and website-integrated content.”

Be sure to visit, the ultimate destination website for firearms enthusiasts, providing all the great daily entertainment and informative content they demand.


About Springfield Armory®

In 1794, the original Springfield Armory began manufacturing muskets for the defense of our young, free Republic. The Armory functioned as a firearms supplier for every major American conflict until 1968 when the government sadly closed its doors. In 1974, nearly two centuries after its inception, Springfield Armory Inc. in Geneseo, Ill. revived the iconic heritage of the Armory to carry on its legacy.

We strive to honor this responsibility as guardians of the original Springfield Armory legacy by manufacturing the highest quality firearms to enable responsible citizens to preserve their right to keep and bear arms in the defense of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.

With an unmatched emphasis on craftsmanship, performance and exceptional customer service, our mission is to forge superior firearms and provide the tools necessary to defend individual freedoms and equality for those who embrace the rights and principles secured by our Founding Fathers. For more information, please visit us at:


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Mike Humphries
Media Relations Manager
(309) 944-8706