Does Paintball Hurt?

A Guide to Paintball Bruises With 5 Ways to Lessen the Sting of Impact Does paintball hurt? Yes. But without the threat of pain, would paintball be even half as fun? This guide explains how much paintball hurts. (Quick read.) “It is always by way of pain one arrives at pleasure.” That quote is from …

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The Complete History of Paintball

The history of paintball dates back to the 1960s. Since then, it’s changed immensely to become the exciting, diverse game we love today. From accidental sport to international fame Maybe you’ve heard the phrase, “Necessity is the mother of invention”? If you haven’t, it means humans invent things because we’re trying to solve problems. That’s …

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How to Play Paintball: The Definitive Guide

If you’ve ever wondered how to play paintball, get ready to bookmark this page. This guide is your ultimate resource to one of the most fun and exciting ways to spend your weekend. What will it cover? Paintball Equipment Paintball is a relatively gear-heavy sport, but not every piece of equipment is super expensive (and …

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How Much Does Paintball Cost?

35 Potential Expenses (Plus the Cheapest Way to Hit the Field Today) Paintball is an exhilarating sport, but it isn’t the cheapest hobby out there. How much does paintball cost? And what’s the cheapest way to play? We’ve got you covered. You and your friends have decided you want to give paintball a try. But …

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What to Wear for Paintball

A guide for new players We may earn commission when you click certain links. Paintball is an awesome game, but all that fun can be ruined if it’s your first time and you don’t know what to wear. This guide is a complete paintball clothing list so you can maximize your effectiveness while avoiding painful …

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Electronic vs Mechanical Paintball Guns

5 key differences plus which is right for you? Before you decide on a single gun, you’ll need to decide on a type. In this guide, we’ll look at two types: electronic vs manual paintball guns. Your paintball gun is your most important piece of equipment. And that makes choosing the right one the most …

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CO2 vs HPA Paintball Air Tanks

Why HPA is Taking Over HPA is the new kid on the block, but CO2 isn’t going down quietly. In this comparison, we explore the advantages each has. When you pull your paintball marker’s trigger, you expect a projectile to fire out, whizzing downfield at your unsuspecting, soon-to-be-eliminated target. In traditional firearms, that projectile is …

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Paintball Checklist

What do you need for paintball? You’re in the right place. The equipment you need to play This guide covers 33 things the paintball pro uses broken up into three categories: 13 Absolute Essentials, 10 Personal Must-Haves, and 10 Nice-to-Haves. Think an essential piece of paintball gear is missing? Let me know. Let’s jump right …

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Paintball Strategy & Tactics

Improve Your Game Today (Beginner & Advanced) Paintball is an exhilarating game of strategy. Whether you’re a first-timer or advanced, our guide with 26 paintball strategy and tactic tips has you covered. You Googled something related to “paintball strategy” and ended up here. Lucky you. Paintball is an exhilarating, fast-paced game of strategy. It’s a …

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Paintball Rules

21 paintball rules for a fun, pulse-pounding day on the field Few activities get your adrenaline pumping quite like a day on the paintball field. While an exciting game of teamwork and strategy, paintball also has high expectations for both the honesty and sportsmanship of its players. To ensure you, your team, and your competition …

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Paintball vs Airsoft

Which is More Popular? Paintball vs airsoft: Which is better? A comparison between the sports. While these two combat games seem very similar, they’re actually quite different in several key ways. Most notably: This guide breaks down the 11 major differences between paintball and airsoft, starting with the most obvious. Let the games begin! 1. …

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What are the types of paintball guns?

The three types of paintball guns are pump, mechanical & electronic. It can be challenging to figure out what’s the best type of paintball gun. We may earn commission when you click certain links. And that’s before you figure out what firing modes you need, whether you want to upgrade your hopper, and the dozens …

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Paintball Game Scenarios

At its most basic, paintball is a simple game: locate the enemy and eliminate them. 17 ways to play As much fun as a day on the playing field is, doing the same thing over and over can get boring. That’s why these 17 different paintball games exist. From the basics (like Capture the Flag) …

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