Surviving Mars News

Updates from the red planet

Below & Beyond: Hotfix #3

All news

Game version



  • The in-game bug reporting tool has been removed in favour of an automatic system

  • Playstation 4 and 5 now have Turkish translations

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed the game crash after loading a save game with invalidated drones.

  • Fixed the game crash when a player selects the Rock Formation object on an old retail save.

  • Fixed missing Terraforming tech tree in the old saves.

  • Fixed the "Advanced Martian Engines" tech adding 20 fuel to Cargo Rockets.

  • Fixed the “Transport Optimization” tech not adding extra cargo space.

  • Fixed the description of the "Banner" mentioning Mars while on an asteroid map.

  • Fixed the Cave of Wonders description.

  • Fixed the Lander rocket disappearing when the “Rough Touchdown” event occurs.

  • Improved feedback when the Asteroid Lander requires maintenance.

  • Fixed ramps being instantly built.

  • Fixed the progress bar of “Required Waste Rock” not changing while flattening.

  • Fixed the problem when a fired worker immediately returns to work.

And several other underlying code fixes that were presumably causing bugs, especially to save games from before the update.

Known issues

  • Incorrect value of Excess Waste Rock is displayed when Flatten in progress.

  • The limit for colonists being allowed through the elevator is too low.

  • Crash on certain Mac versions.