Surviving Mars releases tomorrow, having now revealed The Yogscast Mod add-on for Linux, Mac and Windows. Which is coming thanks to publisher Paradox Interactive. Announcing this free mod that will be available for Surviving Mars. When the game launches tomorrow.
Since “The Yogscast Mod” is a free add-on bringing the content creators to the red planet. Which will also implement them as in-game colonists. Allowing players to see if YouTubers are qualified to live on dangerous planets. The Yogscast Mod development is in a direct collaboration with Haemimont Games and Paradox Interactive. Since this will be available to add to Surviving Mars. Releasing via the Steam Workshop for players on day one. And we have not see anything from the crew since the Humble Bundle in December.
To get a first glimpse of The Yogscast playing as The Yogscast in The Yogcast Mod, watch the Yogception below:
Surviving Mars #1 – The Yogscast Mod
So in Surviving Mars, players will lead a colonisation effort. Establishing themselves on the surface of Mars. From the very first rovers and supply drops. All the way up to the construction of suitable habitats. Since this those brave (or merely charming) settlers from Earth. Seeing every colonist will be vital to the mission, even Simon.
While the colony struggles to gain a foothold. Where the environment is also hostile and resources are scarce. With each success, however, players will gain the ability to expand further. While establishing a thriving society. And lead the J.A.F.F.A. Space Agency to glory and profit.
Players who try their hand at The Yogscast Mod will see the following additions to their game:
- The Yogscast J.A.F.F.A. Space Agency as a new Mission Sponsor
- Faster JAFFA Rockets
- The unique YogDome, a settlement that can operate without air or water
- A new commander profile: “Streamer”
- The J.A.F.F.A. Space Agency logo for rockets and buildings
- 12 unique colony founders – members of the Yogscast themselves, including Lewis, Simon, Duncan, Sjin, Sips and more, all with specifically selected traits, perks and flaws