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Illustrations by @thisisjonturner  

 

Outbreak!

 

Playfuel collaborated with film makers Oropendola Productions and researchers from the Faculty of Life Sciences at the University of Manchester to bring a high-pressure game to the Manchester Science Festival 2015.

 

A deadly outbreak of a mysterious disease is sweeping the city. Players are cast as scientific advisers to the government with an urgent task: to discover the nature of the disease, find a cure and device an action plan that can save the country. But time and resources are short, and rumours keep spreading...

 

Outbreak! was supported by the Wellcome Trust and the University of Manchester.  

Video: Oropendola Productions

Images: Iris Cartia