I downloaded the package mars-0.6.9-amd64 provided on sourceforge and installed it on trisquel 4.0 (ubuntu 10.04 derivative).
The game froze the system when I started it and had to do a hard reset.
This bug is reproducible and happens every time I attempt to start the game.
Computer : Airis Praxis N1103A (integrated Intel gpu and Intel Core i3 cpu)
Kernel : 2.6.32-27-generic x86_64
glxinfo : in the attached file.