Aboard the U.S.S. Armstrong, four crew members must survive a one way mission to Mars. Face procedurally generated outer space crisis using a heavily pixelated terminal green interface.
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Mixed (21 reviews) - 47% of the 21 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Mar 11, 2016

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April 11

Mars 2030 [1.2.3] Released!

We are excited to release Mars 2030 1.2 for your spacefaring enjoyment. The following changes have been applied in the 1.2 update:

• Baby Lettuce Farming (Tab)
• Pet Rat (Tab)
• Moonbase Rover: New media game that uses HD scan data of the surface of the Moon. (F2)
• R.S.S. Rasputin, competitive space corp ship added
• U.S.S. Armstrong graphic updated
• 25 Crew graphics updated
• Cockpit graphic updated
• Micrometeorite Storm graphics updated
• Asteroid Field graphics updated
• Added New Launch Failure
• GUI buttons added to fire Mass Drivers & Overclock Shields
• GUI Close buttons added
• Help screen clarified and updated
• Reduced number of Solar Storms
• Reduced the chance of Space Crisis, to provide more media time
• Added 5 New Achievements:

Baby Lettuce Farming & Space Rat:

Asteriod Fields 1.2:

R.S.S. Rasputin:

Hotfix [1.2.3]:

•Should fix a bug that caused the progress indicator to vanish.
•Fixes a bug that could cause the Crew Crisis Selection Window to close too quickly leading to crew neglect.
•Fixes a bug that caused a sound FX loop in Moonbase Rover under certain conditions.
•Fixes a bug that could cause Space Gunner's shots to bypass certain Asteroids.
•Should fix a bug that could cause the "Pause" text to overlap the score.
•Slightly Boosted Moonbase Rover speed.
•Adds Lens FX to Rocket Take-Off sequence.

Please report any bugs in comments below or Steam discussions. We try to resolve all reported show-stopping issues as quickly as possible.

Thank you so much.


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March 30

Mars 2030 1.2 Coming Soon!

The long time coming soon Mars 2030 1.2 update, is now coming very soon!

AdventRPG.com has maintained our plans to update Mars 2030 until the year 2030 and beyond. The 1.2 update we will add some new features and enhancements that round out the space travel experience. Giving you more mini-games to keep the epic trek to the red (green) planet lively.

Upcoming 1.2 Features:

• Baby Lettuce Farming
• Pet Rat
• Moonbase Rover (mini-game uses HD scan data of the moon)
• Reduced number of Solar Storms
• Graphical Enhancements
• More!

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About This Game

Greenlight Reactions to Mars 2030

"I want it so badly I think I just ate my hand" -Quattro

"More like Mars 1983. Love this!" -lilmookie

"I need it" -VincatVanGogh


Experience the danger of outer space travel in the advanced spaceship the U.S.S. Armstrong. Equipped with Auto-Nav, Twin Ion Drives, Charged Particle Shields, and Dual Mass Drivers.

Each mission to Mars, the United Space Society selects the four best astronauts available for the task, but you decide the fate of each and every one of them.

Key Features

  • Mile-for-Mile Earth to Mars Simulator
  • Outer Space Hazards: Micro Meteors, Asteroids, Radiation, and more
  • 100’s of possible crew combinations
  • Random Name Generator
  • Retro Terminal Green Interface
  • Simulated Health, Moods, & Emotional Stability
  • Detailed U.S.S. Armstrong Systems, Parts, Repairs, & Spacewalking
  • Crew Perks, like Hardware Engineer and Space Medicine
  • Help prepare for the journey using Extra Storage
  • Choose the key reactions of your crew to avoid crisis and doom
  • Optional Launch Failures
  • Baby Lettuce Farming
  • Sim Rat
  • Media Room: Featuring two mini-games and more to come.
  • Starbase Mars: Unlimited Level Space Station vs. Armada
  • Moonbase Rover: Explore a large HD scan of the Moon. Make a record delivery to its four Moonbases.
  • Encounter the R.S.S. Rasputin, built by a competitive corporation
  • Unlimited content updates with one-time purchase

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10
    • Processor: 2.0 Ghz or better
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 512MB Video Memory or better
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 25 MB available space
    • Sound Card: 16-bit or better
    • OS: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10
    • Processor: 2.0 Ghz or better
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 512MB Video Memory or better
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 25 MB available space
    • Sound Card: 16-bit or better

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