Popular iOS and Android strategy game Plague Inc. is set to release on PC via Steam Early Access.
Plague Inc: Evolved will release on February 20 with rebuilt visuals, new content creation options and a multiplayer mode, developer Ndemic Creations announced.
Originally released in 2012, Plague Inc is a strategy-sim hybrid which has players creating and controlling a global plague whilst adapting against humanity's attempts to stop it.
The mobile version has been downloaded more than 25 million times.
Plague Inc: Evolved new features
- Infectious Multiplayer - cooperative and competitive gameplay modes let you team up to fight the cure with friends, or compete in a race to kill the world.
- Contagious Content Creator - hit the lab and develop your own custom scenarios - creating new plague types and worlds. Bring your deadliest ideas to life and share them with Steam Workshop.
- Blinding Graphics - Including full 3D disease models taking you closer to your plague than ever before, city-cams showing humanity's struggle at street level, and the body scanner highlighting the full effect of your mutations, organ by organ.
- Deadly Data - Predict government responses with priority indicators, geek out with loads of new stats and graphs, and analyse your best strategies with end-of-game replays.
And much more!
"The decision to bring Plague Inc. to PC was a very easy one to make - I've always been a PC gamer, ever since Theme Park and its really great to be able to finally make a game for it."
"Plague Inc: Evolved lets me to do stuff that I couldn't do on mobile and allows more people to experience the game. The new features have been incredibly fun to design and playtest, and I can't wait to share them with you in the future!"