After a turbulent year in politics Britain is in ruin. Frustrated by the demise of this once great nation Her Majesty the Queen has concluded that the elected representatives at Westminster are no longer fit to govern her United Kingdom.
Swiftly dissolving parliament, returning the United Kingdom to an autocratic government, improvements are immediate and wide ranging. However, Her Majesty concluded that, given the complications Britain faces on earth, perhaps it was time to focus attention elsewhere...
Establishing S.P.I.F.F.I.N.G. (Special Planetary Investigative Force For Inhabiting New Galaxies) Her Majesty has turned to the stars in a bid to establish a new, Galactic British Empire!
Assuming command of the near futuristic space ship HMSS Imperialise and her crew (distinguished veteran and gentleman Captain Frank Lee English and his South Walean colleague Aled) YOU will venture into the cosmos, solving puzzles, engaging in witty banter, deal with crippling claustrophobia, gradually succumb to the sustained exposure of cosmic radiation and so on, all for Queen and Country.