Terraforming Mars Ares Expedition

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Product Overview

Number of Players: 1-4

Playing Time: 45-60 Minutes

Recommended Ages: 14+


In the not so distant future, mankind has finally decided to spread beyond the boundaries of our world. The United Nations is giving out subsidies to any corporation who will invest time and money into the terraforming of the great red planet. Great prestige and opportunities await the company which makes the biggest impact on making Mars habitable. In Terraforming Mars: Ares Expedition, each player will take on the role of a corporation working to build oceans, raise the temperature, and increase the oxygen level in Mars’ atmosphere. This is accomplished during simultaneous play, through phases chosen by each of the players. Each player will have a hand full of project cards which they will build and utilize in order to race their fellow entrepreneurs and gain the highest Terraforming Rating.


Terraforming Mars: Ares Expedition is a standalone, card game version of the best selling game Terraforming Mars. It features all the same complexity of strategy and decision making in half the playtime, and is easily enjoyed by both new players and Terraforming Mars veterans alike. How quickly can you terraform Mars?


This game includes solo gameplay and 2-player cooperative mode



  • 1 Game Box & Insert 
  • 1 Game Board
  • 1 Rulebook
  • 1 Quick Start Guide
  • 4 Dual-layered Player Boards
  • 5 Phase Tracking Tokens
  • 20 Phase Cards
  • 9 Ocean Tiles
  • 208 Project Cards
  • 24 Forest VP Tokens
  • 12 Corporation Cards
  • 52 Player Cubes (13 for each player color)
  • 2 Cube Trays (plus lids) 
  • 2 Clear Cubes (temperature and oxygen trackers)
  • 148 Resource Cubes (100 copper cubes, 24 silver cubes & 24 gold cubes)
  • 106 Green Project Cards
  • 64 Blue Project Cards
  • 38 Red Project Cards
  • 12 Corporation Cards



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