Key art from Mars First Logistics (TBA) by Ian MacLarty copy
Mars First Logistics (TBC) Ian MacLarty

ACMI and Melbourne International Games Week present

Mars First Logistics


Ian MacLarty | Australia | Unclassified (All Ages)


2–9 Oct 2022

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Rove around the red planet in this open world physics simulation game.

Build mechanised rovers and transport awkwardly-shaped cargo across the surface of Mars. Earn funds, unlock new parts, and use your ingenuity to establish a new space colony!

About Ian MacLarty

Ian MacLarty is a videogame developer living in Melbourne, Australia, with an interest in experimental designs. He's released over 40 small non-commercial works, but has also self-published several award-winning commercial games. He's making Mars First Logistics with a small team under his newly created studio Shape Shop.

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