MarsCorp Part 8 Is Out


MarsCorp is a beacon of cooperation, collaboration and friendship. This is because the advance personality tests developed by Happiness Inc. ensure that every element of human capital assigned to the mission has the temperament and attitude that will allow them to work productively as part of a team while adhering to the MarsCorp values of truth, honesty and cost reduction. This pre-mission personnel screening means there is almost 0% chance of anyone on MarsCorp engaging in adverse, unlawful activity. In the almost impossible event of any unlawful activity, the base manager (or their appointed delegate) will combat the action swiftly and decisively.

Even in the planned “paradise” of MarsCorp, some of the worst human traits can still show themselves. Hob, gets an early morning call from the bossman and finds herself facing a very Earth-like problem; moyder! *Ahem* Sorry, we mean, murder. Someone’s stuck a Martian full of holes and Hob and Jim are the ones who need to find out why.

While they track down the killer, Hob also has to try and maintain order on base of scared Martians, which means the one-man security department has a lot of work on its hands.

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Artwork by Eric Chow

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Episode 9 – ‘Employee Initiative’ – is out next Wednesday.

Episode 8 credits

E.L. Hob – Helen Watkinson
Jim Lake – Matthew Woodcock
Mal Triggs – Robert Benedetti-Hall
Martin Mann – Derek Elwood
Alberich P. Copperbottom – Robert Benedetti-Hall
Bernard Egg – Graham Vick
Angelica Kingsley – Pippa Caddick
Chris Eveson – Alex Mew
Andy Adamson – Max Sterne
Dave Price – David Price
David Knight – David Knight
Tom Dalling – Tom Dalling
Clay – Mark Keegan
Baines – James Naylor
Bonnie Clarke – Lexie McDougall
Baxter – Jon Day
John Smith – David Kallo
Kim Page – Ailsa Dalling
Paul Honeycutt – Piers Hunt
Dawn Cox – Katie Turner
Jo Grey – Susanna Gordon
Hayley Barrett – Amelie Edwards
Brian Durant – Jon Day
Mark Garner – James Naylor
Barbot – Molly Small
Liftbot – Graham Vick

Music by
Jon Day
Ben Osborn

Artwork by
Eric Chow – Website


About Author

David Price is the editor of Gorilla Film Online and co-writer/co-producer of MarsCorp and The Bunker podcasts. He has made a number of short films and has watched more than 12 feature films. Writers/con-artists can contact him at daveprice at

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