In the epidemic simulator Plague Inc. a new scenario has appeared, thanks to which players will be able to fully experience
In honor of what
It is surprising that for such "old people" as PlagueInc. updates are still coming out. The game was released in 2012 and still remains one of the highest quality and most popular strategies for the mobile market. Relevance plays a significant role in this success - developers are constantly adding new modes and scripts dedicated to the release of various films or, as in our case, potential scandals. Very soon, on December 12, 2019, early parliamentary elections will be held in the UK, and in 2020 the race for the presidency of the United States will begin. Developers of Plague Inc. are sure to gather such important events. decided to warn their players.
The essence of the regime
In the Fake News update, players willcome up with fake news and make the whole world believe in it with the help of modern technologies and psychological techniques. Confront the spread of fakes will be special organizations involved in verifying the facts. In developing the regime, Ndemic Creations collaborated with similar companies - Full Fact and Politfact.
“The game represents a new perspective on the extremes of misinformation and the serious consequences it may have for democracy, health and society” - Full Fact
Creator of Plague Inc. James Vaughan also added that the mechanics of the game are “scary” to display chaos, which leads to false facts, false news and false information.
Update "Fake News" has already been released for iOS, a release for PC, consoles and Android will take place in the near future.