Fighting a Virtual Pandemic
30:02 | Apr 2nd, 2020
In 2005, the multiplayer online game World of Warcraft was taken over by a virus called Corrupted Blood, and the virtual pandemic in this fantasy world played out remarkably like COVID-19. I talk with...Show More
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The popular World of Warcraft virtual world game had a pandemic and people were dying in the game. Researchers actually used it to observe behaviours that is shockingly similar to what we’re seeing in the current pandemic!