Originally Posted by TaroBear
I think some people here take it very (too) seriously. For some people, it's training for their real-life employment. For people like me, it's about as serious as reading a book or playing a video game: entertainment. It's the adult version of playing with water guns.
I'm a very competitive player, but I play airsoft, not make-believe army. It's important to make that distinction.
Yes it can be a casual, for-fun, videogame like sport.
But it can also be a competition sport. We train and we want to be the best at airsoft
It's important to be aware of both kinds of players, and to respect how they play the game.
We can all get a long as a community, but we don't necessarily all have to play together.
Anyway there seems to be a place for everyone these days