Throughout the galaxy there are those who stand out from the rank and file. Their unique nature may be due to their skill at arms, physical might, strength of character, penchant for luck, the gear they carry, or any other exceptional features that set them apart. In Counterblast, these one-of-a-kind individuals are called Characters. Characters are a special type of Hero. As unique individuals, they can not be duplicated in a crew. Characters have a wide range of abilities and uses in Counterblast games, and span all the races and factions of Counterblast. The following are just a few of the many that inhabit the Outer Reaches and the galaxy beyond.