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Current 187 cRew player Nick Slowiak has been added to the NXL announcing duties this year. Nick is no stranger to the announcing booth, he was a regular on the microphone at both PSP and Millennium Series. Slowiak is great at giving a player perspective of the game and how the field is playing. In the past, Slowiak would come into the booth for a match or two, now that he is signed on officially, he should spend…

Over the past few weeks we have heard rumblings that the WCPPL are looking to run a stand alone event in Chicago later in the year. This would be a big move for the WCPPL as they have been a West Coast only league since their inception in 2009. This past month, the WCPPL were being pressured by the NXL to join as there West Coast affiliate. They declined the offer and thus the PCPL was created by…

Not that it was really in any doubt, but Matty Marshall has signed on to be the main announcer for GoSports i.e. the NXL and possibly the Millennium Series. Matty has been a mainstay in tournament paintball webcasts and tv programs for nearly 10 years, reaching as far back as the Smart Parts World Championships and the NPPL all of which aired on American National TV. Marshall was at the first PSP webcast and he…

Tiberius Army and Guerrilla Air Merging Into First Strike Paintball Tiberius Army and Guerrilla Air have for a number of years now been virtually the same company. This week it was announced that Tiberius Arms and Guerrilla Air products are going to be rebranded and now fall under the First Strike name. For example, the Guerrilla Air compressed air tanks are now called the First Strike Hero air system and the popular Tiberius Arms T15…

A new podcast hit the internet a few days ag,o and good for us it’s called. The Paintball Podcast. Something that we have been missing for a long time is a podcast for paintball. For a short period of time there was Paintball Access but with the fall of the PSP, Paintball Access went along with it. The Paintball Podcast, is also supported by a league but this time, the NXL. We are also hoping…

With the upcoming model of the Luxe, the Luxe ICE. DLx will be limiting the number of guns that it produces in an effort to help peek dealer interest and help resale value. The first batch of the Luxe ICE will only be making guns in batches of 400-500 and will be reselling them to dealers 30-45 days prior to shipping. They will also be limiting the number of colors per batch down to no…

GoSports is GI Sportz new media company setup mainly to handle the webcast for the NXL and Millennium Series. GoSports will serve the same purpose that Paintball Access did for Dye and the PSP, in handling the webcast and creating content. GoSports will provide live coverage of both the NXL and Millennium tournaments, as well as create original content about the teams that play in both the leagues. GoSports will be releasing a documentary about ac: Dallas in the next…