Counter Attack: the football strategy game

A project in Edinburgh, UK by Colin Webster

Funding Successful

It's football tactics at the kitchen table!
Backers: 330
Average Pledge Per Backer: £45

Funded: £14,922 of £7,000
Dates: Apr 16th -> May 18th (33 days)
Project By: Colin Webster
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Latest News

It's the final 48 hours!

May 16th - via:
We can scarcely believe we're in the final 48 hours of the Kickstarter campaign! It has been a really exciting adventure for Rachel and I - thank you all for being a part of it! Before the ref blows the final whistle, we have some exciting news to... (Read More)

Recently, in the world of Counter Attack...

May 15th - via:
We've had a busy time these last few days! First up, we recevied the new pitch from the printer...and our favourite printer, Trevor, printed it on canvas for us! Check out the new colours and graphics in the video below. You'll need an HTML5 capable... (Read More)

We hit the second stretch goal!

May 12th - via:
Great news - you are all going to get a cool box to store your player cards in! That's right, we beat the second stretch goal and everyone benefits! The player card box is big enough to hold 200 player cards if you ever get around to owning that... (Read More)

New stretch goal announced

May 8th - via:
Hi Counter Attackers! After two sensational nights of Champions League football, we're delighted to announce a new stretch goal! That's right - if we hit £9,800, every basic box of Counter Attack will ship with a box designed to hold your player... (Read More)

We hit the first stretch goal!

May 6th - via:
Excellent news - we hit the first stretch goal this morning! This means that every base set of Counter attack will come with an additional 'team' of 11 players! That makes 46 players + 4 referees in the base set. We'd like to announce another stretch... (Read More)

Stretch goals!

May 3rd - via:
Several people have asked about stretch goals, so Rachel and I got our thinking caps on... But first, what is a stretch goal? Stretch goals give a project creator an opportunity to create additional components for their project, or to upgrade the... (Read More)

We found the camcorder...

April 28th - via:
Here's the second update from our garden in Edinburgh, where we reflect on some of the big Counter Attack moments from the week.  (Read More)

We hit the funding goal!

April 27th - via:
We made it!!! Counter Attack has been fully funded! A late pledge last night took us over the £7000 funding goal we had set for the project. We are amazed and delighted that it took us only 10 days to reach this goal. A massive THANK YOU to you all... (Read More)

Rulebook - review - podcast

April 25th - via:
G'day everyone! Funding for Counter Attack is now at 89%! We are soooo pleased - thank you! Earlier today we released a copy of the rulebook. The release of the rule book was held back by a few graphical matters we had to smooth out, which had a... (Read More)

One week in | Competition time | New video | Rule book

April 23rd - via:
Hi everyone - the Counter Attack Kickstarter campaign is officially one week old! Like Borussia Dortmund's season, it started with a real bang - you have managed to fund this project 81% of the way! Outstanding work, thank you everyone! We do have a... (Read More)

We just passed 100 backers!

April 21st - via:
We just passed a lovely milestone - 100 backers! THANK YOU to you all :) We also sold out of the 'Name in the Game' option - that's been a real success! 15 lucky people will have their name immortalised in Counter Attack forever more... Rachel and I... (Read More)

Playtesting night in Edinburgh

April 19th - via:
I'm just back from the printers with 4 new copies of the pitch, including two snazzy numbers that have been printed on a felt-like material by mistake! I love the feeling of them... I'm trying to plan a multiplayer night in Edinburgh for next week.... (Read More)

A fantastic first 48 hours!

April 18th - via:
Great news: Counter Attack has had a whirlwind start, reaching 51% of its funding goal within 48 hours! Rachel and I have been watching the pledges come in with great excitement - it's such a terrific feeling to see others appreciate and want to get... (Read More)

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