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A gun battle, a game, an event, a championship… there are many ways to win in paintball and each one gives you a rush of adrenaline you will savour forever. Some say that choosing to play paintball is already your first win, and we’d agree with that, but an actual…


Now this is very, VERY important. No matter what level you play paintball at, velocity matters.

Don’t worry, we’re not gonna get bogged down in Science here; there are many articles explaining the theory of Velocity and how it works. The reason we mention velocity and the reason it makes…


And by this we mean paintball, especially at the more competitive side, is seen as a more underground activity. Or should we say not seen. …


When you start out it’ll more than likely be yourself, your family or maybe even your buddies that play. But when the bug bites there’s a good chance you’ll be tempted to look for a team or even start your own. But why?

The simple answer is, because competition paintball…


Arguably one of the most varied and fun ways to enjoy paintball is by playing one of the many scenario games that are out there.

And by scenario we mean a (large) game that revolves around a very specific theme, with a number of tasks–or side games–that operate throughout the…


The guys and gals in stripes.

Regardless of your skill level or the format of paintball you play, Refs are an integral part of the game. A good ref can really elevate your day, especially if you’re a newcomer to the game; they can guide you, teach you and keep…


Paintball isn’t a cheap sport to play so knowing what to buy is essential.

The old adage of ‘buy cheap, buy twice’ is very relevant to paintball, but not as bad as it was back in the day. If you’re just starting out in paintball you should absolutely be looking…


Obvious right? But paint choice can really make or break your day. Literally.

This could be a very long article because paint is a much more complicated subject than you’d first think. When you’re new to the sport you use what you’re given, then you’ll use what you can afford…


But a very healthy one.

Obsession can be quite a negative word, and we understand why; most obsessions consume you in ways you can’t control, or fathom. But some obsessions are… well… amazing. Paintball is one of them.

Yes, it will consume you and you’ll find yourself planning your next…


Yes, not a great term but no matter what you do, if it’s new, then we’re afraid you’re a noob. Sorry.

BE a noob. Embrace it.

Noob (or newbie). Derogatory term? Mildly offensive? Maybe, maybe not, however it’s widely used for players who are… well… new. …

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