About the game
Developed and published in 2012 by Ndemic Creations, Plague Inc is a real-time strategy/sim hybrid where players grow, nurture and improve a virus in a bid to infect as many people as possible, as quickly as possible.
Plague Inc. Articles
Plague Inc. creator donates $250.000 to fight COVID-19
James Vaughan, the creator of Plague Inc. has made a $250.000 donation split between the World Health Organisation's COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund and Coalition of Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI).
Plague Inc will get a virus outbreak prevention mode
Ndemic Creations announced their support in the fight against Coronavirus through a hefty donation as well as the development of a new game mode for Plague Inc, which will let the players save the world instead of infecting its entirety.
Plague Inc has been removed from China app store
Ndemic Creations' hugely successful pandemic simulator, Plague Inc, has been removed from the Chinese app store. Developers are at a bit of a loss since the supposed explanation for removal didn't shine much light on the reason why it happened.
Plague Inc devs warn players about usefulness regarding Coronavirus
Ndemic Creations, the developers of Plague Inc, spoke about the spike in purchases and player counts of the game following the Coronavirus outbreak. They are aware some might look to the game for education but also suggested better ways to learn.
Plague Inc dev adds anti-vaxxers to the game after fan petitions
Plague Inc.'s developer Ndemic Creations have announced that anti-vaxxers will be added as an in-game buff, after the fans' persistence not only matched Ndemic's terms for 10 thousand signees - it's well past 20,000 at the time of writing.