The Mars Society’s MarsVR team are beginning a new Indiegogo Update series that will feature one of our partners each week for the duration of our Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign and beyond!
The first partner to be mentioned in detail is Pyramid Games. It’s a game development studio currently working on an open-world Mars survival game: Occupy Mars. They have been hard at work on this project for a couple of years.
Starting today, if you select our “Place a Name” pledge level for the MarsVR Indiegogo campaign, your name will also be added somewhere inside the base of Occupy Mars: The Game. It’s a great way to be remembered as a donor or as a gift for somebody special!
Like MarsVR, Occupy Mars is a highly technical, open world, sandbox project about Mars settlement. What makes our projects different, but complementary is that Occupy Mars is a traditional computer game and presents a story and vision of the future, while our MarsVR is a virtual reality experience that aids in training and the story of present research into human settlement concepts, centered on our Mars Desert Research Station.
Over time, MarsVR will have additional gamified science modules as ...