Minecraft Creates Pandemic Simulator to Show Effectiveness of Social Distancing

The map, designed by AKQA, allows players to test various quarantine strategies

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A zombie hospital from Minecraft's new pandemic simulator. Mojang

A new Minecraft map is attempting to teach kids about the effectiveness of social distancing by way of zombies and potions.

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