Counterblast

By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
Jun 1st, 2017
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Gamers love to be the first one on their block with the new releases when they’re available. One way to ensure you get that is to put your name on the list for a pre-order. Well, Counterblast, the retro-sci-fi minis game from Bombshell Miniatures, is getting a new edition. You can pre-order it ...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
May 9th, 2017
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Counterblast, by Bombshell Minis, looks to recapture the retro-feeling of 50s and 60s sci-fi. One aspect of that era that they’ve not yet tapped into is the bits of memorabilia that goes along with it. Well, they’re looking to rectify that with their Lunchbox Edition of Counterblast. More...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 11th, 2017
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We’re once more halfway through the week. So far, it’s been a pretty standard week. After the chaos of the week before, I’m not complaining about that at all. I’m also not complaining about the temperatures we’re supposed to get to today here in Atlanta. I might just ope...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 9th, 2016
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And we’re walking. And we’re walking. And we’re walking. We’re making our way through the week. It’s Wednesday and it’s time for some bite-sized gaming stories. Today we have: Mekawing Z 1.9.5 released in English, Selina Special offer By Battlegate Games, MidKnight...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Feb 19th, 2016
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We’re getting there, people. We’re getting there. The weekend is damn-near here. I’ve got a couple Guild Ball teams to put together. It’s so close that our friends over in Australia are already there. Hello people in the future! How’s the weekend starting out? Good, I ho...
By Polar_Bear
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May 15th, 2015
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Bombshell Miniatures is in their final hours over on Kickstarter for their Counterblast Heavy Support campaign. They’ve made it over their funding goal and are just looking to push through to get some more stretch goals broken before the time runs out. The campaign ends at 9:45pm, Eastern (so 9...
By Polar_Bear
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May 6th, 2015
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Bombshell Miniatures has launched a Kickstarter campaign in order to bring some heavy support to the world of Counterblast. The fights in the pop-sci-fi world of Counterblast are getting serious and some heavy machinery is making its way to your tabletops. You can get the Edofleini Scutter, Lancers I...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 6th, 2015
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Bombshell Miniatures has their new releases for April posted up on their website. They have their Candy the Mobile Sniper. They found some more of their Scout Ship so they’ll be in the shop. Also new is the Serina the Mermaid model in the shop. Finally, they will have their Jungle Elf on Raptor...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 4th, 2015
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Bombshell Miniatures has their latest releases for Counterblast up on their website. They’ve also got a sale running all month for the core rulebook for the game. You can get it at 20% off the regular price. Plus, you can get the free 1.1 rules addendum, which is basically the E&C for the ...
By Polar_Bear
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Nov 12th, 2014
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League of Extraordinary Gamers pops open the Edo starter box from Bombshell Miniatures’ Counterblast line and gives you their thoughts on the situation in this new article. Source From the article: Next up on the Counterblast unboxing list is the Edofleini. Or, as everyone is always going to ca...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Oct 6th, 2014
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League of Extraordinary Gamers gives us their thoughts on the Counterblast rulebook from Bombshell Miniatures. Source From the post: Hello there ladies and gentleman (or should I say dolls and cats?), and welcome to an LXG Book review. Today we’re going to get to the nitty gritty of the Counter...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 24th, 2014
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Bombshell Miniatures is taking pre-orders for Counterblast at their discounted prices until the end of the month. Source From the announcement: We are wrapping up PreOrder sales at the end of July for Counterblast which will begin shipping to Kickstarter backers in August. If you still want to get th...
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 14th, 2014
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Bombshell Minis has started taking orders for their Counterblast minis they funded via Kickstarter. Source From the announcement: All of the items funded on the Counterblast Kickstarter project have been added to our web store and are now live this week. If you are a Kickstarter backer, you will be a...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 20th, 2014
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Airlock Games is coming down to the last couple days on Kickstarter for their Counterblast sci-fi skirmish game. They’re more than 2x funded, so there’s a couple goodies in with your pledge if you join in. Source From the campaign: Friday, March 21st is the last day to get in on the launc...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 18th, 2014
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Airlock Games has just a few days left for their Counterblast Kickstarter campaign. They’re zeroing in on their next stretch goal as well. Source From the campaign: The Kickstarter project ends Friday! We have some great new models to unlock and have added shipping options for our UK backers....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 11th, 2014
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Airlock Games has unlocked the new Lancer Sniper (drawn by my good friend, Heath “BA” Foley) as part of their Counterblast Kickstarter campaign. Source From the update: Well done everyone! I am very excited we have unlocked this new model! She is skillfully designed by artist Heath “...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 7th, 2014
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Airlock Games has made it through another stretch goal for their Counterblast minis skirmish game Kickstarter. So that just means there’s a new one to go for! Source From the update: We have unlocked and added more stretch goals! We have also secured Matt Dixon for the cover art of the Counterb...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 2nd, 2014
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Airlock Games posted up a new Gameplay Demo Video for Counterblast over up on their Kickstarter campaign page. Source From the update: The new video details step-by-step gameplay, describes significant characteristics of the models, and gives an overview of the combat mechanics and turn sequence....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Feb 27th, 2014
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Airlock Games has posted up some stretch goals for their relaunched Counterblast Kickstarter campaign. Bubble Helmets ahoy. Source From the update: CONGRATULATIONS! You have now unlocked the Edo Leader Prototype for everyone! It is added FREE automatically to backers at the MISSiON TECH level and abo...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 25th, 2014
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Airlock Games rebooted their Counterblast Kickstarter and have reached their funding goal. So it’s on to stretch goals for the next 24 days. Source From the campaign: Counterblast is an adventure battle game set in an alternate Earth future past where humans join forces and technologies with se...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Feb 18th, 2014
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Airlock Games has added a printed rulebook add-on to their Counterblast Kickstarter campaign. They’ve made nearly half their funding already. Source From the update: We have a Printed Rulebook posted along with lots of upcoming Stretch Goal items. You can download the FREE Core Rules Preview PD...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Feb 16th, 2014
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Airlock Games has gotten their Kickstarter campaign for Counterblast underway. It’s already 50% funded, so go check it out. Source From the campaign: Counterblast is an adventure battle game set in an alternate Earth future past where humans join forces and technologies with several alien speci...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 5th, 2014
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Airlock Games is showing off concepts and models for another faction for Counterblast with a preview of the Galactic Defense Force. Source From the preview: The GDF faction is the most military force in the Counterblast Adventure Battle Game. It offers a wide selection of species that may be included...
By Polar_Bear
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Jan 28th, 2014
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Airlock Games is showing off some previews for another faction for Counterblast. This time it’s the Edofleini. Source From the preview: The Edo faction of the Counterblast Adventure Battle Game is a creature force complimented by broad mind control abilities. Wielding formidable arc technology ...
By Polar_Bear
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Jan 20th, 2014
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Airlock Games is showing off another faction for Counterblast with a look at the Mekkus. Source From the preview: The Mekkus faction in the Counterblast Adventure Battle Game is almost exclusively mechanical in nature. Its modular construction facilitates easy weapon and mode of transportation upgrad...
By Polar_Bear
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Jan 14th, 2014
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Airlock Games is showing off another faction for their upcoming sci-fi miniature game, Counterblast, with a look at the Neiran Empire. Source From the preview: The Neiran faction of the COUNTERBLAST: Adventure Battle Game offers players an exotic fighting force that is swift and powerful. Its unique ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 6th, 2014
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Airlock Games is showing off the Lancers for their upcoming Counterblast sci-fi minis game. Source From the preview: We have posted a first look at one of the factions that will be available in the upcoming pulp sci-fi battle game Counterblast....
By Polar_Bear
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Jan 2nd, 2014
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Airlock Games and Bombshell Miniatures have successfully merged. Check out their website and Facebook group and see what’s in store for this year. Source From the announcement: Bombshell Miniatures is now a part of Airlock Games and we’re all one big happy family. Lots of things to look f...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Dec 7th, 2013
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Bombshell Miniatures and Airlock Games have posted up some new Counterblast Concept Art with a look at the Psider and the Shrinaar. Source From the preview: A team of five different concepts artists have been working around the clock to churn out tangible representations of the characters and equipme...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Aug 20th, 2013
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Bombshell Miniatures has posted up their new Counterblast rules book online for you to check out. I saw some of the models at GenCon over the weekend. They looked pretty awesome. From the preview: We have a 12 page preview available of our new battle game in development....
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 27th, 2013
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Airlock Games has some new preview artwork posted up for Counterblast, their new sci-fi minis game that they’re working on. From the preview: Here is the first look at some of the designs for the Galactic Defense Force and the sinister Edo. They will form the basis for two of the major factions...