Paintball is a team sport where individuals try to eliminate members of the opposing team from the game by marking them with balls of paint, which are fired from a carbon dioxide or nitrogen powered airgun. Paintball Sports.
Paintball is a game developed in the 1980s in which players eliminate opponents from play by hitting them with dye-filled, breakable, oil and gelatin paintballs, or pellets, usually shot from a carbon dioxide or compressed air (Nitrogen) powered “paintball marker”. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: Paintball is a competitive team shooting sport in which players eliminate opponents from play by hitting them with spherical dye-filled gelatin capsules that break upon impact. Paintballs are usually shot using a low-energy air weapon called a paintball marker that is powered by compressed air or carbon dioxide.
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- Airsoft - Airsoft is a competitive team sport in which participants eliminate opponents by shooting each other with spherical plastic pellets launched via replica weapons called airsoft guns.
- Laser tag - Laser tag is a tag game played with guns which fire infrared beams. Infrared-sensitive targets are commonly worn by each player and are sometimes integrated within the arena in which the game is played.
- NERF - Nerf is a toy brand created by Parker Brothers and currently owned by Hasbro. Most of the toys are a variety of foam-based weaponry, with other Nerf products including balls for sports like football, basketball and baseball.
- Player positions (paintball) - The idea of player positions in paintball refers to the general mindsets and roles of play assumed by players of the sport. There are various levels of complexity used by players when referring to such positions, and there is no official or universal set of player positions.
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- Illustrated HowStuffWorks: How Paintball Works www
Illustrated article looks at the basic equipment and rules of play of the sport. HowStuffWorks: How Paintball Works.
- Paintball Paintball Planet www
Paintball guns, Planet, fields, field reviews, and product information. Paintball Planet.
- Paintball p8ntballer-forums.com www
Paintball news, p8ntballer-forums.com, reviews, tactical advice, live tournament coverage, competition calendar and field guide. p8ntballer-forums.com.
- Free Paintball Classifieds www
Free classifieds, Classifieds, new and used paintball guns, speed loaders, paintball field and team listings. Paintball Classifieds.
- Training The Paintball Training Institute www
Training for players, Paintball Training Institute, referees, and field owners in marker repair, airsmithing, and safety. The Paintball Training Institute.
- Photo Paintball Guns www
Photo classifieds, Guns, event and field listings, and articles on equipment selection and tactics. Paintball Guns.
- Paintball Paintball 2 U www
Paintball resources and information. Paintball 2 U.
- Information Paintball.com www
Information and meeting place for new and experienced players. Paintball.com. Features industry news, equipment reviews, information for new players, links to online stores, field listings, forums, tournament and event listings, photo galleries, contests, auctions, and classified ads. Paintball.com.
- Includes Stock-Class Paintball www
Includes news, Paintball, calendar of events, player listing, classified advertisements, playing tips, forum, and articles about stock class paintball. Stock-Class Paintball.
- Burl Honolulu Star-Bulletin: Splat www
Burl Burlingame reports on the opening of Hawaii All-Star Paintball, Star-Bulletin: Splat, a field operated by Brandon Cayetano, son of then-Governor Benjamin Cayetano. Honolulu Star-Bulletin: Splat.
- Official Paintball Safety Talks www
Official site of the Paintball Safety Talk Program of Portland, Safety Talks, Oregon. Includes information about the program to teach area youth how to safely play the game, instructor profiles, accident reports, safety alerts, and related links. Paintball Safety Talks.
- Features Paintball at About.com www
Features news, About.com, marker and equipment reviews, information about how the sport is played, and links. Paintball at About.com.
- Message New Mexico Paintball www
Message board also offering local news and photos. New Mexico Paintball.
- Forums PbNation www
Forums with movies, PbNation, poduct reviews, fields and store locator and other resources. PbNation.
- A Top 50 Paintball Sites www
A directory of the top 50 member sites by votes. Top 50 Paintball Sites.
- A Paintball On the Web www
A directory of paintball related websites with an emphasis on online stores. Paintball On the Web.
- Play Renchie's Virtual Paintball www
Play paintball against others via e-mail and the website. Virtual Paintball. You can also create your own team and buy new equipment. Renchie's Virtual Paintball.
- DVDs, Ragtopvideo.com www
DVDs, Ragtopvideo.com, videos and photos from big scenario games in continental United States. Ragtopvideo.com.
- Hosting Paintball Uprising www
Hosting forums for Ollie Lang, Uprising, NCPS, and the Great Lake Series and offers news covering national and regional events, industry and scenario paintball. Paintball Uprising.
- Discussion Spyder Enthusiasts of America www
Discussion forum, Enthusiasts of America, classified ads, photo gallery, links, FAQ, and a searchable member database for owners and admirers of the Spyder series of markers. Spyder Enthusiasts of America.
- An M. Carter Brown www
An online community of collectors of old and rare paintball equipment. Carter Brown. Includes forums, directory of owners, and a gallery of classic markers. M. Carter Brown.
- Alexa: Paintball Sports
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Paintball Sports
- DMOZ: Paintball Sports
dmoz.org Directory: Paintball Sports