Tactical crap is just another way of getting money out of the video game crowd.
I am 70 this year and far from the video game crowd. Being old fashion is one thing, but being retro is something else. My feeling is you buy equipment for function not for looks. If you want a fine piece of furniture, go to an estate sale. (LOL)
Like they always told Charlie, they want tuna that tastes good, not tuna with good taste. (LOL)
As far as the light on the bottom of the mag tube, if you can't see what you are shooting at, you shouldn't have a gun in your hand.