Paintball is like a production of Hamlet: it's exciting, demanding, and by the end everyone has pretend-died. Take paintball arms against a sea of troubles with today's Groupon: for $40, you get two all-day rental packages plus 1,000 extra paintballs at 907 Paintball in South Anchorage Sports Park (a $110 value).
Operated by professional players, 907 Paintball equips civilians ages 10 and older with weapons, armor, and orbs of paint-filled ordnance before sending them out to defend their lives and laundry against the slings and shots of other combatants. Focusing on safe and competitive play and open Saturday and Sunday from noon to 6 p.m., the facility pits weekend warriors against friends or nemeses as they exchange fire while stalking the inflatables, clearings, and speedball arenas of 907’s outdoor field. The Groupon equips two players with a rental package that includes all-day air, a marker, mask, and 200 paintballs (a $70 value), as well as 500 extra paintballs apiece (a $40 value). 907 Paintball breaks up games based on experience level, group dynamics, and the intensity of one's war face, making for balanced contests and ensuring novices are paired with experienced acquaintances.
Famished fighters are encouraged to tote their grill along and fire up some grub between skirmishes. Though troops may arm themselves to the teeth with their own equipment, they must use paint provided on-site. Fully insured, 907 Paintball requires all warriors to read and sign a liability waiver before slipping between points of cover like a moon shadow.
The crew at the helm of 907 Paintball lives for the thrill and the team spirit fostered by the game of paintball, and they strive to share that experience with their community. Amidst mountains and verdant trees, they've fenced in an outdoor field, populating it with strategically placed inflatable obstacles and Rubik's cubes for a physically and mentally challenging match. Welcoming players of all skills, the crew arrange games by only pitting paintballers of like skill level against each other. The staff boasts a spotless safety record to date, strictly adhering to all safety measures with the utmost vigilance.