About Airsoft

  1. How Old To Play Airsoft: A Guide for Parents and Kids

    How Old To Play Airsoft: A Guide for Parents and Kids
    If you’re a concerned parent of a prospective airsoft player or teen looking to get into airsoft, this article will tell you everything you need to know about the legality, age limits, and safety of airsoft. What is Airsoft A game of competitive team shooting, where players eliminate opposing teams by hitting them out of play with spherical plastic (BB) projectiles. These are fired by...
  2. Best Airsoft BBs

    Best Airsoft BBs
    How Do We Find The Best Airsoft BBs? In airsoft, the most common projectile that we use is a type of plastic pellets called "BBs" (pronounced "bee-bees"). The term BB is actually short for "Ball Bearing", but rather than metal airsoft BBs are typically made out of plastic. Most BBs measure 6mm in diameter for airsoft, with the occasional ones...
  3. Best Airsoft Gas

    Best Airsoft Gas
    Gas airsoft guns run on special propellants which are mixed with silicone oil. It makes shooting airsoft guns realistic compare to spring guns. The most common type of propellants is green gas, Co2, and 134A which are all gases. In the rest of this article, we will go into details about each of the gasses and give our expert opinion...
  4. Airsoft Rules and Etiquette

    Airsoft Rules and Etiquette
    Like so many things in life, airsoft has rules! Contrary to popular belief, we don't go out and randomly shoot our friends. Actually, it's quite the opposite! Depending on the game modes and types of games we play, different rules will be in place. In the same vein, some rules are there for our enjoyment, while others are for safety...
  5. Airsoft vs Paintball: Which is Right for You?

    Airsoft vs Paintball: Which is Right for You?
    What is Airsoft? A game of competitive team shooting, where players eliminate opposing teams by hitting them out of play with spherical plastic (BB) projectiles. These are fired by replica guns known as airsoft guns. Similar to paintball in concept and gameplay, BBs don't typically leave visible markings and hits are not always apparent. Sometimes the BB can leave small bruises on the skin, thus the game relies on...
  6. 17 Fun Airsoft Game Types For All Skill Levels

    17 Fun Airsoft Game Types For All Skill Levels
    If you’re not familiar with airsoft, you may be under the impression that the only objective of an airsoft war is to shoot players on the other team. However, there are actually many different game modes with a variety of objectives. In this post, we will explore 17 fun and creative game types that you can try out with your...
  7. Airsoft Gun Laws by State

    Airsoft Gun Laws by State
    Laws regarding airsoft guns In the United States, airsoft guns are not classified as firearms under federal law. However, each state has different rules and regulations regarding this toy. Moreover, there is some general practice that airsofters should be aware of. So in this blog, we will go through some of the most common laws and regulations that we've come...
  8. What is AEG: A Guide to Electric Airsoft Guns

    What is AEG: A Guide to Electric Airsoft Guns
    In the realm of airsoft, AEG stands for Automatic electric gun. While other types of airsoft guns use gas or manual pull-back springs to fire projectiles, these battery powered guns use electricity to drive the firing mechanism. Although the rechargeable batteries make AEGs a less expensive option compared to gas powered guns, they also offer a less authentic shooting experience...
  9. What Is An Airsoft Gun: The Definitive Guide

    What Is An Airsoft Gun: The Definitive Guide
    Airsoft was invented as a hobby toy category in Japan during the 1970s for people who wanted to enjoy real guns but couldn't. The first Airsoft guns were simple and plastic, and could really be classified as toys. But Airsoft has evolved into something much bigger since the beginning and is enjoyed by millions of people around the world. Airsoft...
  10. The History of Airsoft? Everything You Need to Know

    The History of Airsoft? Everything You Need to Know
    When was airsoft invented? Have you ever thought about when the first airsoft guns were used or when it was invented? Airsoft guns originated from Japan post-WWII, as its illegal for citizens to own a firearm as it still is today. In Japan, replica firearms known as airsoft guns today, are sold on shelves as it is legal. In the...

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