The last Space Hulk game for mobile was 2005's Bronze Award-winning Warhammer 40k Space Hulk.

So, it's about time we had a new one.

At midnight tonight, we will. That's because Full Control's iPad-only game Space Hulk has just gone live on the New Zealand App Store.

This is a digital adaptation of the popular boardgame. As such, you are taking part in a 3D tactical turn-based battle between Space Marine Terminators and Tyranid Genestealers.

Your enemies are ferocious and are suited to close-range combat (owing to their deadly claws). Unfortunately, the battles take place on a derelict Space Hulk, with plenty of tight labyrinthine corridors to catch you out.

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Your Terminators are outnumbered. And their preference for ranged combat with ballistics means that every encounter is going to be a tough one. But that's the appeal here, isn't it?

If it all gets too much, you can always try out the asynchronous cross-platform online multiplayer. That's right - you can play with friends and foes on iPad, PC, and Mac.

If you're up for the challenge, Space Hulk will cost £6.99 / $9.99 once it goes live on the UK and US App Stores later tonight.

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