The Benelli M4 "Super 90" is a semi-automatic shotgun made by the Italian company, Benelli. It was designed in 1998 (N.E ?) to replace the Remington 870 as the standard shotgun for the United States Military and was accepted by its more commonly known name, the M1014, in 1999 (N.E ?). It is used by the Alliance of Nations as their breaching weapons.