Magpul recently introduced the PMAG D-50 MP, a highly-reliable 9 mm 50-round drum mag for HK94/MP5 large-format pistols and pistol-caliber carbines.
Viridian recently introduced two new optics, the EON 1x20 and EON 1x35, two red-dot optics that will be available through Rural King.
CMMG's latest firearm is the Mk17 Banshee in 9 mm, which now takes Sig P320 magazines and makes an excellent personal-defense firearm.
While the standard AR-15-style rifle is still extremely popular, variations of it like pistol-caliber carbines as well as completely different styles are gaining ground.
Arriving just a little too late in the calendar year to make our annual New Gun Guide, Ruger's PC Charger Pistol continues the trend of turning a popular carbine into a pistol form.
While it seems rather funny to say "pistol-caliber-pistols," there's no other way to describe these firearms. They do seem to be growing in popularity, though.
Pistol-caliber carbines are far from new and should be a definite consideration in your defensive plan.
Regardless of configuration or terminology, this is some gun.
Gemtech Suppressors is introducing a new, modular 9 mm suppressor, the Gemtech Lunar 9.
ARs, AKs and other multi-functional semi-automatics may be the go-to guns for many people, but there are plenty of alternatives to bridge the utility gap.