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Plague Inc: Evolved set for Early Access today

PC release to add new visuals and multiplayer

Popular iOS and Android strategy game Plague Inc. is set to release on PC via Steam Early Access today.

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 of the game has been downloaded more than 25 million times.

The 'Evolved' PC version will feature rebuilt visuals, new content creation options and a multiplayer mode, according to developer Ndemic Creations.

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!