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App description: Can your custom-designed rover make it across the rough terrain of Mars?

Calling all engineers, future NASA techs, robot builders, space lovers, and sci-fi adventurers - you have been assigned to the Solaris Rover Expedition. If you dream about going on a mission to Mars or exploring outer space, youll be over the moon about this game!

Not quite a racing game, Solaris Rover Expedition is all about which custom-built rover can go the distance across the rough and rocky terrain of the planet. The challenge is to construct a vehicle that is rugged enough to handle various obstacles, from navigating over loose rubble, to maneuvering across crevasses and canyons and getting out of tight spots. Whether your space robot is exploring the surface of the moon or Mars, get ready to put your skills and creativity to the test!

The only limit is your imagination - step away from the conventional and make your rover as weird and oddly-shaped as you want. Simply draw the outline of your space vehicle with your finger, add up to 6 wheels (which can be resized) and the antenna, and then take your craft out for a test ride. Need a little help? Try one of the power-ups to either hover up or get a boost of speed forward. Not going as far as youd like? Start from scratch and try a new design!

Playable in either single player or multiplayer mode, see how your rovercraft measures up against others, and earn points while youre at it. You can then use those points to enter the weekly tournament for a little extra challenge and competition.

This space adventure game is great for all ages - kids and adults alike will have a blast testing out their different ideas against the cool outer space backdrop. Every rover will react to the environmental elements differently, so play around and compare your designs to other rovers in multiplayer mode. You might just pick up some new ideas!

So, are you ready to go the distance?

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fanstudiouk's comments:



Can your custom-designed rover make it across the rough terrain of Mars?

Calling all engineers, future techs, robot builders, space lovers, and sci-fi adventurers - you have been assigned to the Solaris Rover Expedition. If you dream about going on a mission to Mars or exploring outer space, youll be over the moon about this game!

Get your Free copy now

Not quite a racing game, Solaris Rover Expedition is all about which custom-built rover can go the distance across the rough and rocky terrain of the planet. The challenge is to construct a vehicle that is rugged enough to handle various obstacles, from navigating over loose rubble, to maneuvering across crevasses and canyons and getting out of tight spots. Whether your space robot is exploring the surface of the moon or Mars, get ready to put your skills and creativity to the test!

The only limit is your imagination - step away from the conventional and make your rover as weird and oddly-shaped as you want. Simply draw the outline of your space vehicle with your finger, add up to 6 wheels (which can be resized), and then take your craft out for a test ride. Need a little help? Try one of the power-ups to either hover up or get a boost of speed forward. Not going as far as youd like? Start from scratch and try a new design!

Playable in either single player or multiplayer mode, see how your rovercraft measures up against others, and earn points while youre at it. You can then use those points to enter the weekly tournament for a little extra challenge and competition.

This space adventure game is great for all ages - kids and adults alike will have a blast testing out their different ideas against the cool outer space backdrop. Every rover will react to the environmental elements differently, so play around and compare your designs to other rovers in multiplayer mode. You might just pick up some new ideas!

So, are you ready to go the distance?

Get your Free copy now
12-16-2015, 04:25 PM
#2
This looks cool, can't wait to try this out

12-16-2015, 04:35 PM
#3
Joined: Feb 2015
Location: Germany
Posts: 1,342
Hm, there was a game very similar to this.
Can't remember the name though, but it was very addictive.
so this another clone?
12-16-2015, 08:26 PM
#4
Joined: Jul 2012
Location: U.S.
Posts: 3,244
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sash-O View Post
Hm, there was a game very similar to this.
Can't remember the name though, but it was very addictive.
so this another clone?
Probably RoverCraft, which is an awesome game by the way, but no. They seem pretty different in their own way.
12-16-2015, 08:39 PM
#5
Joined: Feb 2015
Location: Germany
Posts: 1,342
Quote:
Originally Posted by NOEN View Post
Probably RoverCraft, which is an awesome game by the way, but no. They seem pretty different in their own way.
Thanks, but no that wasn't the game. You could draw the shape of your buggy and put up to 8 tires on it.
Still can't remember the name. It's somewhere in my purchase list.
12-16-2015, 09:38 PM
#6
Joined: Jul 2012
Location: U.S.
Posts: 3,244
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sash-O View Post
Thanks, but no that wasn't the game. You could draw the shape of your buggy and put up to 8 tires on it.
Still can't remember the name. It's somewhere in my purchase list.
Ugh. I'm drawing a blank right now. (Ohh! Get it? Lol) Usually I'm pretty good at remembering old games. Post it if you figure it out or it's gonna drive me crazy all night. (Ohh! Another pun!) I'm on fire tonight! Comedy GOLD!
12-16-2015, 10:32 PM
#7
Joined: Feb 2015
Location: Germany
Posts: 1,342
Quote:
Originally Posted by NOEN View Post
Ugh. I'm drawing a blank right now. (Ohh! Get it? Lol) Usually I'm pretty good at remembering old games. Post it if you figure it out or it's gonna drive me crazy all night. (Ohh! Another pun!) I'm on fire tonight! Comedy GOLD!
Hehe, I think it's time to go to bed
But I found the game, it's "Rugged Rovers" from the Science Museum in London.
So, there are almost three similar games on the store.
Hope you can sleep now!
12-17-2015, 07:49 AM
#8
Yes this looks like a clone of Rugged Rovers

http://preloaded.com/games/rugged-rovers/

You can get it free on iOS here

https://itunes.apple.com/app/id945717780?at=11lom9&ct=taforum
12-18-2015, 08:38 AM
#9
Actually is not a clone at all, our game Solaris: Rover Expedition supports a multiplayer mode and after Christmas we will hold a tournament each week.

We also have more weapons and we are planning to add more features in the near future, so stay tuned

Happy holidays!

Last edited by fanstudiouk; 12-18-2015 at 04:48 PM. Reason: typo
12-23-2015, 05:28 PM
#10
Don't forget the tournament! T-44
We have a $100 giftcard for the winner