Wonder

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The 7 wonders of Mars are exceptionally advanced and expensive structures that provide major benefits for the entire Colony. They are unlocked at the far ends of the Research Tree. Each wonder is unique and can be constructed only once.


Wonder Required Tech Cost Consumption Maintenance Description & Notes
Artificial Sun Technology - Micro Fusion.png
Micro Fusion
200 Concrete.png Concrete
300 Metals.png Metals
300 Polymers.png Polymers
1000 Water.png Water
(startup only)
3 Polymers.png Polymers This marvel of Martian engineering produces colossal amounts of Power. It provides light for nearby solar panels during the night in addition to heating the surrounding area. Consumes vast amounts of Water on startup.
  • Produces 1000 Power.png Power
  • Provides solar power in a five hex radius during night
Geoscape Dome Technology - Localized Terraforming.png
Localized Terraforming
400 Concrete.png Concrete
200 Metals.png Metals
300 Polymers.png Polymers
40 Power.png Power
10 Water.png Water
3 Polymers.png Polymers A slice of Earth on Mars, this dome increases the Comfort of all the Residences within. It also increases the Sanity of its inhabitants every Sol.
  • Has less space than a mega dome (3/4ths the size)
  • Provides all inhabitants with +25 morale every Sol
Mohole Mine Technology - Project Mohole.png
Project Mohole
400 Concrete.png Concrete
100 Metals.png Metals
300 MachineParts.png Machine parts
40 Power.png Power 3 MachineParts.png Machine parts Mining deep into the crust of Mars, the Mohole Mine produces Metals, Rare Metals and Waste Rock, while heating the surrounding area.
  • Produces 50 Metals.png Metals and 20 RareMetals.png Rare Metals per Sol without ever running dry.
  • Can be upgraded up to 3 times for +50% Metals.png Metals and +20% RareMetals.png Rare Metals production and +40 Power.png Power consumption each time.
  • Protected from freezing.
Omega Telescope Technology - Interplanetary Astronomy.png
Interplanetary Astronomy
400 Concrete.png Concrete
300 Metals.png Metals
300 Electronics.png Electronics
80 Power.png Power 3 Electronics.png Electronics Peering beyond the veil of the unknown, this radio telescope gives access to new Breakthrough Technologies and boosts overall Research.
  • Provides a 20% boost to Research.png Research.
  • Instantly unlocks three Breakthrough Technologies upon completion.
Project Morpheus Technology - Dream Reality.png
Dream Reality
200 Concrete.png Concrete
400 Metals.png Metals
300 Electronics.png Electronics
110 Power.png Power 3 Electronics.png Electronics With our improved understanding of the human brain we created Project Morpheus. The device uses a combination of psychosomatic triggers and suggestopedic methodology to stimulate the development of new Perks in adult Colonists.
  • Can be unlocked early through the Inner Light Mystery.
Space Elevator Technology - Orbital Engineering.png
Orbital Engineering
400 Concrete.png Concrete
200 Metals.png Metals
150 Polymers.png Polymers
150 MachineParts.png Machine parts
40 Power.png Power 3 MachineParts.png Machine parts A faster way to reach space, the Elevator speeds up cargo shipments to orbit. Exports Rare Metals to Earth and offers resupply materials and prefabs at a discount.
  • Reduces the cost of all launched resources by 50%
  • Cannot be used for passenger transport.
The Excavator Technology - Large-Scale Excavation.png
Large-scale Excavation
100 Concrete.png Concrete
300 Metals.png Metals
200 MachineParts.png Machine parts
30 Power.png Power 3 MachineParts.png Machine parts Using advanced extraction technology, allows for production of Concrete directly from the Martian soil without the requirement for a deposit.
  • Produces 50 Concrete.png Concrete per Sol without ever running dry.
  • Can be upgraded up to 3 times for +50% production and +30 Power.png Power consumption each time.


Game concepts
Governance Main menu achievements.png Commander ProfileMain menu easy start.png SponsorsDome basic.png DomesBuilding drone hub.png BuildingsColonists.png ColonistsResearch.png ResearchMetals.png ResourcesOrbital probe.png Exploration
Utilities Drone.png DronesRc rover.png RC vehiclesRocket.png Rockets
Events Main menu quit.png DisastersUnknown.png MysteriesBuilding statue.png MilestonesMicro fusion.png Wonders
Meta Main menu mod editor.png ModdingMain menu mod manager.png ModsMain menu options.png PatchesMain menu paradox account.png Developer diariesUnknown.png AchievementsMain menu load game.png CommunitiesSensor tower.png IRC