Instructions Section

2k40: A science-fiction game

It’s the year 2040 and the first manned mission to Mars will soon be launched. To choose the best recruits for the adventure, your country has organized a rigorous selection process. Only the ten best candidates will go to Mars. Will you be able to stand out from the rest of the prospective astronauts?

To be selected for the mission

Hold out as long as possible in the survival station. The last name and time of the top 10 recruits are listed on the table that appears at the end of the game and on the home page.

Survival station

Explore the station :

Survival Station

Click on

  • the arrows at the right or left of the screen, to show the other three doors
  • one of the doors, to take one of the six tests.

Keep your eye on the instruments on the control panel at the bottom of the screen.

  • Timer Timer

  • Energy meter Energy Meter

  • DNA reader and scientists DNA reader and scientists

Each time you pass a test, you'll receive extra energy in the form of food, water, oxygen or clothing, all of which will help you survive longer.

Food RewardFood Water RewardWater

Oxygen RewardOxygen Clothing RewardClothing