Paintball Sports Inc.

Paintball Sports New York

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In a Nutshell

Open since 1982, the paintball facility houses 16 themed courses in its 130 acres

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Jan 1, 2016. Amount paid never expires. Must sign waiver. Reservation required. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. All goods or services must be used by the same person. Expires 1/1/2016. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose from Three Options

  • $49 for a paintball package for up to 4 ($140 value)
  • $65 for a paintball package for up to 6 ($210 value)
  • $99 for a paintball package for up to 10 ($350 value)

Each person receives: 

  • Open-field admission
  • Rentals of marker, loader, full-face mask, and goggles 
  • Compressed-air refills

Paintball Games: Recreational War

The staff will be happy to fill you in on the rules of the game you choose. But if you’d like to impress your teammates with vocab such as “speedball” and “flag,” check out Groupon’s guide to game types.

Invented in the 1980s by a few friends who saw new potential in the paint-slingers farmers used to mark trees and livestock, paintball has been growing in sophistication ever since. From structured, scenario-based games to chaotic free-for-alls, paintball takes on a wide variety of permutations.

Speedball: The most common paintball game, typically played between two teams of five on a small, flat field filled with inflatable obstacles and the flowers that sprout from burst paintballs. The first team to capture the opposing team’s flag and bring it back to its own base—or eliminate all enemy combatants—wins. As in a game of tag, players are eliminated if hit by enemy fire. Speed, athleticism, and marksmanship are crucial in this fast-paced format, and games often last less than five minutes.

Woodsball: A catch-all term for paintball games played in large, natural settings, often characterized by forest-like features. These contests place a premium on stealth, patience, and free time, as it can take hours for a single game to play out. The realistic backdrop often lends itself to storylines and scenarios based on historical events, science fiction, or war.

Attack and Defend: In this variant, each team has a different role. The attacking team can use the entire field of play as it attempts to penetrate a defensive zone. The defending team—typically sequestered in a heavily fortified zone—attempts to thwart the invaders. Although the attacking team’s objective varies, it usually involves hanging a flag or shooting a target somewhere in the defending team’s territory.

Centerflag: Often played in a speedball setting, centerflag is a popular spin on classic Capture the Flag. Rather than having two flags in the home base of both respective teams, centerflag features one in the middle of the field. The objective of the game depends on whether you are playing the “push it” or “pull it” variety. Under “push it” rules, teams strive to capture the flag and carry it through enemy lines to the opposing team’s starting base. Under “pull it” rules, teams capture the flag and strive to return it to their own home base.

X-Ball: Also played in a speedball setting, X-Ball takes centerflag rules and adds elements of other field sports. When a team successfully captures the center flag, it does not signal the end of the game; instead, that team scores a point. After a set time period, points are tallied and the winners crowned with a huge bucket of paint.

Customer Reviews

Wonderful place for paintball. Numerous fields and walk on put into groups with others. Have now been there 4 times and each time has been a great time. Make sure you get there as close to opening as you can to get the most out of the day!
DEBORAH D. · January 5, 2016
Come early and dress comfortable Its open year round but even in January, you will be sweating
Rohan K. · December 10, 2015
My group had a great time, fields were awesome Would recommend to anyone
Givon S. · September 16, 2015
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    Paintball Sports New York

    230 Camp Sunset Rd

    Plattekill, NY 12568

    +18456911979

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