Guardians of Fire

COUNTERBLAST - Miniatures Game

A project in Mckinney, TX by Bombshell Miniatures

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We are pleased to announce COUNTERBLAST, a pulp-inspired science fiction tabletop skirmish battle game for miniatures.
Backers: 289
Average Pledge Per Backer: $123

Funded: $35,562 of $15,000
Dates: Feb 24th -> Mar 21st (26 days)
Project By: Bombshell Miniatures
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Latest News

Mission Update 14

March 20th - via:
 Peril. It is the conflict that exists in any story that doesn't even require a villain or adversary to your hero. Peril can come in the form of environmental hazards, natural forces or threats of disaster. Peril is essential to any good pulp... (Read More)

Mission Update 13

March 17th - via:
The final leg of the mission is underway. Less than 5 days to go to unlock a great selection of troops for your Crews! There are still Freebies added to the MISSiON TECH level and above that are  interspersed between these goals. We have also added... (Read More)

Mission Update 12

March 14th - via:
I want to welcome our new backers that we have picked up recently. I know there are lot of things drawing folks to other projects, but I cannot express how much we appreciate the loyalty, enthusiasm and dedication our core backers have shown to the... (Read More)

Mission Update 11

March 10th - via:
 Well done everyone! I am very excited we have unlocked this new model! She is skillfully designed by artist Heath Foley! I am really looking forward to sculpting her!  UNLOCKED at $30,000 is the Lancer Sniper which is now available as an ADD-ON... (Read More)

Mission Update 10

March 9th - via:
 Congratulations to everyone! Our backers are great! Those of you who have jumped in and stuck with us have now unlocked the Trappers! Not only are these a great troop choice for the Edo players, they will also be very useful as Hazard markers in... (Read More)

Mission Update 9

March 6th - via:
 Congratulations everyone! You have unlocked the Particle Beam Weapons! Now you can arm your Crews with additional firepower. We have dropped in a new goal before we unlock the Lancer Sniper. This new MINI-GOAL will unlock an Edo Trapper set that... (Read More)

Mission Update 8

March 5th - via:
 Vicky has crunched some numbers and come up with some really cool Combo Sets to fill out your Crew options. These new Combo Sets are offered at an additional amount to your pledge. If you back at the SPACE CADET level or above you can add these... (Read More)

Mission Update 7

March 3rd - via:
Our backers are the best! You guys rock at getting the word out. We want to welcome our new backers and say a special thanks for supporting the project! Less than $400 to go and you will be able to add on as many particle beam weapons as you want!... (Read More)

Mission Update 6

February 28th - via:
 The ALL NEW COUNTERBLAST Gameplay Demo is now available for screening. You can see it on the main project page and watch it here. Please share the Gameplay Demo where you can. The YouTube link is here: We have also been... (Read More)

Mission Update 5

February 27th - via:
 CONGRATULATIONS! You have just upgraded the GDF so they can survive in all environments! All models designed to fit helmet visors will automatically be included with them. You may also select more sets of helmets for the additional pledge amount... (Read More)

Mission Update 4

February 26th - via:
I have updated the graphics on the main page and consolidated the Backer Levels images in to one graphic making it much easier to maintain. It now shows everything you will be getting in each level selection. We are very close to unlocking the... (Read More)

Mission Update 3

February 25th - via:
CONGRATULATIONS! You have now unlocked the Edo Leader Prototype for everyone! It is added FREE automatically to backers at the MISSiON TECH level and above plus it is also available as an ADD-ON for $10 at ANY level. Remember this is an exclusive... (Read More)

Mission Update 2

February 25th - via:
Awesome work everyone! It looks like a majority of our existing backers have migrated over to the new project. I certainly appreciate all of the patience and understanding as we have made the move to the new layout. All of us here at the Bomb... (Read More)


February 24th - via:
FUNDED!BOOM BABY! A HUGE thanks goes out to everyone for migrating over and helping us fund the project early! This one seems to have hit the ground running. Now let’s  s t r e t c h   it out! The Illyrian Prototype model was sculpted well... (Read More)

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