Plague Inc. Update 1.3 Unleashes Deadly Neurax Worm
Whatever you do, let it burrow into the brains of millions.
Plague Inc. took the iOS community by storm when it debuted a few months ago, and to keep interest levels high, developer Ndemic Creations has released updates to keep the game evolving, so to speak. The latest adds the dangerous Neurax Worm to the stable of diseases. What does this nasty critter do? Well, it digs into the brains of its hosts and takes full control. So charming.
This isn't the only new feature, of course. Check out the full list below:
[I]-Special Neurax Worm Plague Type added, a unique organism that burrows into the human brain and exerts control. All new gameplay, strategy, graphics, music, victory conditions, events and more. Trojan Planes let you target specific countries.
-New events and achievements (e.g. Natural Disasters, RMS Watch list, Nuclear Meltdowns, Riots, Festival of Love).
-Updated interface helps view and control the more northern countries of the world.
-Ability to listen to your own music/podcasts whilst playing the game.
-Facebook/Twitter integration so you can communicate your triumphs (and defeats) to the world.
-Updated graphics, many other game balance/AI/interface improvements
-And last but not least, one of the most requested features ...drum roll... commas have been added to large population numbers!!![/I]
Sounds great, right? Well, some users have reported crashing after downloading the update. Ndemic is fully aware of the issue and has a fix in the works. In the meantime, it advises users to do the following:
You can avoid the problem completely by saving your game as soon as you begin with the neurax worm. Then load the game again and it will not crash.