In the grim darkness of the far future, (where there is – apparently – only war), dilapidated space-borne freightliners called “Space Hulks” drift, abandoned in deep space and almost forgotten by their original owners. But they are not empty, far from it, just like the rat-infested ghost ships of the 20th century, these 41st millennium analogues are teeming with scaly, bug-like creatures called Genestealers.
We really enjoy RPGs, so were thrilled when we were asked to try this game! Based on the incredible Magic: The Gathering trading card game, it offers people a chance to learn and play the game who may not be able to attend any organised card games, for whatever reason.
The Last Tinker tells the story of Kuro, the chimp-like Tinker of the game’s title and his side-kick Tap. Kuro must save his home, the aptly named Colortown, from the threat of an evil force known as “the bleakness” which saps the world of its colour.