Download Mars in Minecraft – it’s free

GeoBoxers have created ten different areas of Mars as different Minecraft maps. Each area is approximately 1600 m by 1600 m in size on the planet. Below, you will find all ten areas for download together with links to Google Mars showing the areas location on the planet, and links to the original terrain-data from HiRISE (High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment). The maps are accessible for download.

 
Read more about Mars in Minecraft by GeoBoxers here.

 
Want a piece of Earth in Minecraft? Go to WorldBloxer and create your own map.
 

Download and copy the worlds to your saves folder:

PC: C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Roaming\.minecraft\saves

Mac: ~/Library/Application Support/minecraft/saves (in the finder, press command+g)

Note: The files will only work on desktop versions of Minecraft!

 

m00msl – The vicinity of the MSL (Curiosity Rover) landing site Download: https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/marsboxing/dl/m00msl.7z Original HiRISE data: http://www.uahirise.org/dtm/dtm.php?ID=ESP_023957_1755

m02bullseye – Possible Terraced Bullseye-Like Crater in Arcadia Planitia Download: https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/marsboxing/dl/m02bullseye.7z Location: http://www.google.com/mars/#lat=47.93&lon191.9&zoom=7 Original HiRISE data: http://www.uahirise.org/dtm/dtm.php?ID=ESP_034095_2285

m07galeinvrivbed – Inverted Riverbed in Gale Crater Download: https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/marsboxing/dl/m07galeinvrivbed.7z NB! This map has been scaled to 75% in height due to the Minecraft’s 256 block limit Location: http://www.google.com/mars/#lat=-5.213382&lon=137.433959&zoom=8 Original HiRISE data: http://www.uahirise.org/dtm/dtm.php?ID=PSP_009149_1750

Read about Life on Mars – Mars in Minecraft here.