Monthly Archives: May 2011

Paintball Mask Fogging

It seems one of the most annoying things that frequently happens on the paintball field is a foggy mask.  Fogging is a problem most paintball masks eventually have; even the top dollar models.  Not being able to see clearly out … Continue reading

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Beginner’s Tips

If you’ve never played paintball before, don’t be intimidated by the more experienced on the field.  The older players were once newbies themselves.  Just like any other sport, you can drastically improve your paintball skills by practicing them over and … Continue reading

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Paintball Strategy Basics

In order to win at paintball or complete a game objective, your team must have a strategy, which simply consists of specific tactics planned out ahead of time.  What strategy your team uses will depend on a number of factors, … Continue reading

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Remote Lines For Better Play

To improve your experience of paintball, you should get a remote line to add to your marker, especially if it’s a tactical gun.  This is a line connecting your marker with the CO2 tank, allowing you to carry the tank … Continue reading

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How To Clean Your Paintball Mask

Prior to engaging in a game, you should clean your paintball goggles thoroughly to ensure a clear view during play.  To do a proper job you’ll need the following: Plexus lens cleaner, Toilet paper, Ultrasoft cleaning cloth for lenses, SalClear … Continue reading

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Let’s Call It A Truce!

Veteran players sometimes feel compelled to show off their skill by hitting newbies with bonus balls.  Since new players tend to waste their paintballs by shooting an extravagant number of times, that leaves the more experienced players with “bonus balls.”  … Continue reading

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More About Paintball Protective Equipment

Wearing knee pads and shin guards is really essential in paintball since players often shoot while on their knees after sliding into position.  Many bunkers are not built for tall people so kneeling and crouching down are frequently engaged in.  … Continue reading

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Store Your Paintballs Properly For Best Performance

Composed of glycerin and gelatin, a paintball shell is very dry, brittle and water-soluble.  This shell acts like a sponge in humid conditions, absorbing any water in the air.  Conversely, moisture is extracted from a paintball shell in cold, dry … Continue reading

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Paintball Gun Upgrade Kits

After a while, the same paintball marker you’ve used for so long just loses it’s flare.  Give your old gun some new pizzazz with a new look by purchasing an upgrade kit!  Upgrade kits will save you tons of money … Continue reading

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Communication To Win The Game

When I first started paintballing I had no idea how big of a deal communication was.  I quickly found out that if you don’t communicate with your teammates you can easily lose a game.  Communication during a paintball game is essential … Continue reading

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