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C3i Magazine: COVID-19 Scenario for Pandemic

While the board game Pandemic makes no claim to be a serious game, it can certainly is the most popular game ever on the subject of epidemic disease. Now, courtesy of C3i Magazine,  there is a scenario available that allows you to adapt the game to play the current COVID-19 pandemic.

C3i Magazine is proud to present Trevor Bender’s COVID-19 Scenario for the strategy boardgame1366004204.jpg Pandemic

The scenario introduces a new Action – Social Distancing – which allows players to explore the costs and benefits of this activity in a cooperative game environment, perhaps giving additional reason to what we are doing in society during the coronavirus pandemic of 2020

You can download your free copy here.


For more resources on the pandemic, see our COVID-19 serious gaming resources page.

One response to “C3i Magazine: COVID-19 Scenario for Pandemic

  1. RockyMountainNavy 29/03/2020 at 5:51 pm

    Downloaded. First pass thru rules looks very interesting. Yes, Pandemic is not a ‘serious game’ but this looks to be a good example of how easy it is to take a ‘casual game’ and help it deliver a serious message.

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