Coronavirus (COVID-19), the topic of the day, shows how vulnerable our society is in the event of a pandemic. But how would you do manage it yourself? What would you do if you were responsible for closing or not closing the borders or the schools? And what would be the outcome out of your decisions?

VIRUS is a game for 100 spectators conceived in 2018 and inspired by realistic pandemic scenarios developed by the the European Union and the French Ministry of Defense as exercises for governments and hospitals. It is a simulation game imagined in collaboration with scientists and game developers . You are invited to take drastic decisions in a crisis situation.

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VIRUS, Lausanne, 2019