An interactive and educational augmented reality experience, Mars Community Builder allows middle school kids and older to learn about the challenges of establishing a self-sustainable community on Mars. This experience contains rich media and allows users to build their very own AR community.
Executive Producers: Ricardo Andrade, Elizabeth Andrade
Creative Director: Ricardo Andrade
Head of Development: Samar Shool
Game Developer: Roland Womack
UI Designer/Art Director: Manuel Messerli
Lead Animator: Andy Hencken
TAKING STEM EDUCATION ABOVE AND BEYOND
Explore Mars planet in AR and discover various landing sites and other info right on your desk!
Explore the Mobile Habitat Lander that allows the crew to land safely on Mars and transports astronauts from one place to another on the Martian surface.
Spin around the Communications Center that allows astronauts on Mars to stay in touch with people on Earth.
Have fun exploring the Greenhouse where they grow plants for cleaning air, producing oxygen, and for growing food for crew members.
Pop the Earth Return Pad right on top of your desk. The pad assists crew members to launch from and land on the surface of Mars!
Building a base on Mars will require a variety of equipment, both equipment to provide services to humans and production equipment used to produce food, fuel, water, energy and oxygen, in order to support human community building efforts.
Your equipment knowledge will be helpful for the successful completion of your mission. Carefully choose the equipment and layout of your community, it will be evaluated for sustainability as you make Mars Community One a reality.
AR 360° VIEWS
Explore in 360 essential modules of a Mars community. Use mouse to spin around in any direction!
MARS 3D IMAGERY
AR TARGET CARDS
MARS GUIDED BUILDER CONCEPTS
Concept art visualizing community site layout possibilities used in the game.