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Sim rounds are cool as fruitcage. Somehow, we need to make that stuff civvie legal here.
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They're about as accurate as an average AEG at 300FPS, same sort of range. Good for CQB but not much past 40m.
Took a couple of hits myself on the arms and there's big bruises to indicate as such, but I didn't feel anything at the time.
page 5 of this US Army safety brief stuff talks about the blacktip.
https://acc.dau.mil/adl/en-US/323746/file/46962/#101859 September 09 Safety Bulletin.pdf
but a tl;dr for the lazy, Simunitions ‘black tip’ 5.56 and 9mm Close
Quarters Target (CQT) Practice Cartridges are potentially lethal polymer projectiles ARE
NOT TO BE FIRED AT PERSONNEL…”