Paintball 101

Paintball is an exciting recreational game and organized sport played around the globe year round, outdoors and indoors. The most basic game is "Capture the Flag" where the object is to capture the other team’s flag and return it to your team’s home base "flag station" for the win, while defending your own flag from the other team! A game field is scattered with natural or artificial terrain, which players use for strategic play. Rules for playing paintball vary, but can include capture the flag, elimination, defending or attacking a particular point or area, or capturing objects of interest hidden in the playing area. Depending on the variant played, games can last from seconds to hours, or even days in scenario play.

Play PaintballWhat is needed to play paintball?

Paintball SafetyWhat about safety?

Paintball CostsWhat does it cost?

Hurt Playing PaintballDoes it hurt to get hit with a paintball?

Private Paintball Games Do paintball fields offer private games?

Prepared For Paintball Are you prepared for the adrenaline rush of paintball?

Open Paintball Games and AdmissionOpen games & general admission

Buy Paintballs at the field Can I buy paintballs at the field?

Do Paintball splats stain Do paintball splats stain?

Paintball Games LastHow long do paintball games last?

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How to play the game

Simply put, Paintball is a sport where players shoot paintballs at each other and when players are hit they are out of the game. The basic goal of paintball is to remove players from the game and capture the opponents flag and return it to the home base = Win. Paintball Games Last

Basic Paintball Equipment

Information on Markers, Loaders, Goggles, Air Tanks, Paintballs, Protective Clothing, Pods, Harnesses.Paintball Games Last

Here are some great RTP (ready to play) kits:

  1. JT ER2 Marker Paintball Kit
  2. JT Raider Marker Paintball Kit
  3. JT Outkast Marker Paintball Kit
  4. JT Tactical Marker Paintball Kit

How paintballs are made

Softgels are made on special, very expensive, softgel encapsulating machines. In 1933, Robert Scherer designed and patented the first such machine. Here’s how a softgel encapsulation machine works:Paintball Games Last

The History of Paintball

The evolution of the game of paintball began in the late 1970’s, when the Nelson Paint Company developed a gas-operated gun and marking pellets for a variety of industries, including Forestry and Ranching.Paintball Games Last