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Rugged Rovers app

This app will be available on iPhone, iPad and Android.

Download Rugged Rovers from the App Store
Download Rugged Rovers from Google Play

Design and test your own all-terrain space rover! Can it jump gaping canyons and cross treacherous boulder fields to travel the furthest and be today’s top rover?

Rugged Rovers, from the Science Museum, features:

  • Easy rover drawing tools, including movable motor and resizable wheel
  • Dramatic Mars-inspired spacescape to test your rovers to the max
  • Jet hover and speed boost to help your rover overcome terrain obstacles
  • Top tips about how to solve common rover challenges

Your rover will be up against weird and wonderful designs, some by real-life Mars rover engineer Abbie Hutty, who says:

‘Create, test and develop your very own Mars rover designs with this cool game – see if you’ve got the design skills to be a future space engineer like me!’

Play Rugged Rovers anywhere on your mobile or come to the Science Museum’s cutting-edge exhibition Engineer Your Future to play against your friends on our BIG screen.

For more information or technical support e-mail ruggedrovers@sciencemuseum.org.uk.