- The 5th expansion to the #4 ranked game of all time on board game Geek
- Terraforming Mars is a smash-hit game, and the hottest game overall in hobby board games since 2016.
- Terraforming Mars: turmoil is an “expert” Expansion, which will increase the game experience for hard core players of this game.
- The new card Type, global events, can help or hinder players, based on whether they have paid attention to the changing political climate on Mars.
- New corporations and new project cards are included as well for those long-time players of the base game.