Originally Posted by Styrak
It actually has nothing to do with that. It's the legal age of responsibility/liability because you can be injured. And a bit of maturity factor, but we all know people over 18 aren't necessarily "mature".
Yes, I know it has nothing to do with it directly. But the laws have created a culture where the later is true.
(except in Ontario, where it is illegal for 18- to acquire an airsoft gun)
Either way, the end result is the same. 18+ for airsoft for the majority of airsoft games.