Gunship: First Strike!

A project in Bristow, VA by Steve Wood

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A tactical space combat game that uses Cards, Boards and Dice together in an innovative new way to create epic space battles!
Backers: 1106
Average Pledge Per Backer: $77

Funded: $84,786 of $8,500
Dates: Feb 14th -> Mar 31st (47 days)
Project By: Steve Wood
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Latest News

Canadian Shipping Deal Arranged! Plus GenCon note

August 12th - via:
Hi Guys, Sorry that this does not pertain to most of you but I really wanted to get the word out. We have worked out a deal to use GameKnight Games in Winnipeg as a shipping hub to serve Canada!  I've dropped the cost of Afterburners shipping to 20... (Read More)

How Afterburners will finally "Unlock" Campaign Mode!

August 7th - via:
Hi, Guys We're at 75% funding after the first half-day of the project! AFTERBURNERS KICKSTARTER I just wanted to let you know that the oft-promised and little-shown Campaign/Storyline Mode WILL be launched if we hit our funding!  I've been working... (Read More)

All Faction Leaders, Warship Guild Leaders and Battle Cruiser Heroes should have an email!

March 10th - via:
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IMPORTANT: International Backers Only

March 6th - via:
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It is finished.

February 28th - via:
Dear Backers, After the absolute biggest project of my life, the Gunship: First Strike Kickstarter Project is complete!  The last of the International packages will be picked up by the post office on Saturday and my long-suffering friends across the... (Read More)

All Domestic Orders Have Shipped!

February 16th - via:
(cue Hallelujah chorus) I'm happy to report that all orders to the USA have shipped! This leaves around 50 Canadian orders and 100 or so International. I have been shipping Canadian and International orders as I have gone along, but I wanted to get a... (Read More)

I'm all clear - Now let's blow this thing and go home!

February 8th - via:
Good Morning, Backers I'm down to around 300 shipments left.  I've spent the last couple of days stocking up for the D-Day of Gunship Fulfillment.  It's time to move this final roomful of games out the door and onto your waiting game tables!  I... (Read More)

Past the Halfway Point! and Reviews are coming in!

February 3rd - via:
Hi, Guys Another 250 or so have gone out the last couple of days so we're more than halfway there! I'm really going to try to step it up this week - ran out of a few things this weekend but I'll restock quickly and go for the last leg hard.  I was... (Read More)

Another 100 to ship tomorrow

January 30th - via:
Hi, guys Took my little break and went back to packing boxes last night.  I should be shipping another hundred or so tomorrow. I'm trying to get into a rhythm where I'm packing boxes one night and printing shipping lables the next.  This works out... (Read More)

Huge Shipping Weekend

January 27th - via:
Hi, Gunners I worked almost 30 hours this weekend and got 420 boxes ready for USPS to pick up from my garage tomorrow.  I think I gave it my very best effort and I have the scratches, bruises and mental fatigue to prove it!  As soon as I launch... (Read More)

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May 22nd - via:
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