Mars, 2044. The UN establishes MARSCORP (Martian Security and Economics Committee) under the leadership of Samuel Longwood. In the years that follow, the UN gradually loses control of MARSCORP, mainly due to the non-transparent licence policy of its director.
User reviews: Mostly Positive (299 reviews)
Release Date: Aug 22, 2003

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Mars, 2044. The UN establishes MARSCORP (Martian Security and Economics Committee) under the leadership of Samuel Longwood. In the years that follow, the UN gradually loses control of MARSCORP, mainly due to the non-transparent licence policy of its director. Longwood uses his autonomous status to create vassal relations between the corporations and MARSCORP. The unshakable power position of MARSCORP is supported by the companies and thus they acquire additional rights and licenses. Longwood and his consortium become extremely wealthy from this arrangement. However, dissenting voices in MARSCORP begin to challenge Samuel Longwood's authoritarian policy. They demand his dismissal as director and a complete redistribution of the mining rights.

But Samuel Longwood keeps an ace up his sleeve for occasions like this…

Chaser awakens on board the spaceship H.M.S. Majestic. He doesn't know who he is, what he's doing here, why he is being sought by men in black uniforms and what they will do to him when they find him…

The player's goal is to find out who Chaser really is and why he is being hunted. The story leads the player from the H.M.S. Majestic to Montack City on Earth, then on to Siberia and finally to Mars, where the trail ends and hopefully the truth can be found.


Key features:

  • Based on Cauldron's cloakNT engine. Boasts state of the art graphical features and is perfectly suited for rendering large environments.
  • Authentic weapons: Nearly all the weapons in the game are modelled on real-life equivalents. The developers placed a great deal of emphasis on building detailed replicas.
  • Engaging storyline: In the search for his identity, Chaser becomes involved in a plot full of twists and turns.
  • Highly developed A.I.
  • Multiplayer support via GameSpy as well as dedicated servers.
  • Numerous multiplayer modes including teamplay modes in the style of Counter-Strike and Team Fortress as well as deathmatch and capture the flag.

System Requirements

    Minimum:

    • OS: Windows® 98SE/ME/2000/XP
    • Processor: 650 MHz Pentium® III or comparable
    • Memory: 128 MB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX® 8.1 3D graphic card (32 MB)
    • DirectX®: DirectX® 8.1
    • Hard Drive: 1.35 GB of free hard disk space
    • Sound: DirectX® 8.1 compatible sound

    Recommended:

    • OS: Windows® 98SE/ME/2000/XP
    • Processor: 650 MHz Pentium® III or comparable
    • Memory: 256 MB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX® 8.1 3D graphic card (64 MB)
    • DirectX®: DirectX® 8.1
    • Hard Drive: 1.35 GB of free hard disk space
    • Sound: DirectX® 8.1 compatible sound
Helpful customer reviews
273 of 295 people (93%) found this review helpful
0.1 hrs on record
Still waiting for that multplayer with Inside Gaming! They gotta do it, right? Right?

UPD. : They stopped playing it. Where is the unbuy button?
Posted: June 2
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184 of 199 people (92%) found this review helpful
0.5 hrs on record
Things I do for love...

Adam, James, Bruce.... That's for you....
Posted: June 3
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47 of 54 people (87%) found this review helpful
1.1 hrs on record
Easily the best game of all time. We love you JoWood.
Posted: June 21
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34 of 39 people (87%) found this review helpful
20.2 hrs on record
Let me start by saying that this is not game for casual or 'modern' FPS players. This game was considered old school at the time of its release. It is a raw diamond and if you don't enjoy games that make you rage quit and then start again in 15 minut, stay away. This is a kind of game that was made for hardcore gamers, by hardcore gamers. The story is nothing special, animations are mediocore at best and sounds are...just to be there. The maps are huge and completing one level can really take hours, especially if you get lost and circle for good 20 minutes, enemies are deadly even on lower settings and you will learn to save before every corner. Yet, if this is what you are looking for in the myriads of modern games, you will love it. Guns feel real, environment is diverse and detailed. Completing every level will feel very satisfactory and you will be sad once it's over.
Posted: June 3
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4 of 4 people (100%) found this review helpful
0.3 hrs on record
So bad it's good. Can't wait for that multiplayer session with IG!
Posted: July 29
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626 of 669 people (94%) found this review helpful
17.8 hrs on record
i can't believe i bought this game for the sake of inside gaming.
10/10
Posted: December 23, 2013
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