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A new version of M.A.R.S. A Ridiculous Shooter, Alpha “Frederick” just came out!

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The version 0.7.0, Alpha “Frederick”, is finally finished! Here is the trailer again for those who have not seen it yet:

Alpha “Frederick” Alpha “Frederick”
Alpha “Frederick” Alpha “Frederick”


You can download it directly here:
Windows
Linux
Mac OS X
32-bit Debian package
64-bit Debian package

Also, the source files are available:
Source code

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Milch
Milch - - 37 comments

Really cool game!
Though, I was a bit confused at first with the options, because I've always edited the 2nd player controls and was wondering why it didn't work.

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joeka
joeka - - 52 comments

gamepad support, finally :) nice work!

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ThePeanutBaron
ThePeanutBaron - - 249 comments

Looks like a whole lot of fun.

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Theon
Theon - - 712 comments

What?
Is this glorious piece of awesome...free? :O

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Theon
Theon - - 712 comments

The mars.exe does nothing.
Shows up in the process-tab, but nothing happens.
I tried running it as administrator, too.
I even tried installing it to a different directory.

:(

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Strand
Strand - - 43 comments

Same here. It'll even let you execute it multiple times. When it wouldn't load, I thought I didn't double-click so highlighted the icon and pressed Enter instead. Checked running processes and found mars.exe *32 running twice. Clicked a couple more times for good measure and wound up with five of them. Killed each, tried again as administrator and got nothing.

Windows 7 x64 edition here. 8GB RAM, 2GB ATi 5870. Any suggestions?

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Theon
Theon - - 712 comments

Same here.

Win7 x64, 4GB RAM, HD 5870, Phenom II x4 3.6Ghz

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MarsCoreTeam
MarsCoreTeam - - 3 comments

Hi there, sounds like you became victims of the evil ati-bug!
There's a work-around on our homepage:

mars-game.sourceforge.net/?p=768

(ughh... I'm not allowed to post links... just copy&paste it^^)

Hope this helps!

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Theon
Theon - - 712 comments

Not sure I'm brave enough...
I'll wait for a patch.

Thanks, anyway.

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xenoph
xenoph - - 4 comments

The Windows DL seems to be broken (Page not found).

Btw, can the game be played as Hotseat?

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feillyne Author
feillyne - - 5,816 comments

Hotseat? You mean simultaneous hotseat? Yes it can, it's a game for two players.

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