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Now Available – Plague Inc, Evolved!


Plague Inc: Evolved is a unique mix of high strategy and terrifyingly realistic simulation. Your pathogen has just infected ‘Patient Zero’ – now you must bring about the end of human history by evolving a deadly, global Plague whilst adapting against everything humanity can do to defend itself! Can you infect the world?

Master every pathogen, from bacteria to bio-weapon and mind control to zombies, strategizing with advanced AI and real-world data. An authentic simulation of a world-ending pathogen – even the CDC likes it!

Over 25 million players have been infected by Plague Inc. already, and Plague Inc: Evolved for Xbox One combines the original critically acclaimed gameplay with significant Evolved features for console: 3D graphics, infectious cooperative and competitive multiplayer and a content creator.


Grab your copy on the Xbox Store now, and start the infection! Then, join us for our livestream today, as we discuss play through with the developer!

Key Features:

  • 9 Different Disease Types – Master every pathogen; from bacteria to bio-weapons and mind control to zombies, end humanity by any means possible – different diseases will need radically different approaches.
  • Infectious Multiplayer – Cooperative and Competitive gameplay; team up to fight the cure with friends, or compete in a race to kill the world.
  • Contagious Content Creator – Hit the lab; develop your own custom scenarios – creating new plague types and worlds. Bring your deadliest ideas to life and share with friends.
  • Unique Scenarios – Adapt your strategy; scenarios create further challenges for your pandemic – how will you handle a new strain of Swine Flu, or infect a world in Ice Age?
  • Stunning Graphical Features – Watch your disease take hold; witness your pathogen mutate in real-time disease models, see humanity’s struggle at street-level on city-cams, and watch the full effect of your mutations organ-by-organ on the body scanner.
  • Hyper-Realistic World – Strategize in the real world; advanced AI and use of real-world data and events make Plague Inc: Evolved a highly authentic simulation of a world-ending pathogen. Even the CDC likes it!
  • Deadly Data – Geek out with stats and graphs; monitor infection and death levels, track government reactions and cure efforts, then review your plague’s success (or failure!) with full game replays.
  • And much more… – Including speed runs, Mega-Brutal difficulty and genetic modification… Plus loads of new disease types and scenarios in future free updates.