The Tippmann Cronus is made for the beginner paintball player who wants to start playing paintball but not look like he just got the gun! This usually means that they don't want somethign bare bones and looks like it needs a few extra features to give it that "umph" appeal, the Cronus is there to help fixed that problem. Choosing either the basic or tactical version gives your gun that upgraded appeal while still having the options for accessorizing. Even with the facelift the gun is going to perform just as how it looks, amazing with its high performance ported barrel you will be shooting targets accurately.