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The Life Cycle of Malaria
 
 
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Platforms: PC
Languages: English
Players: Single-player
Tags: Education
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Dec 5, 2014 @ 5:02pm
Aug 28, 2015 @ 7:16am
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Try the mobile version now if you already own an android mobile phone
Description
Release date: Let's get this on steam! so that classrooms, interested and developing nations can benefit from it!
The Life Cycle of Malaria is a free edutainment game that informs players about malaria in a creative manner. By allowing players to play as the mosquito and the malaria parasite, and interacting with different stages of the disease's life-cycle, this application offers a great alternative way of learning about malaria.

The concern of malaria holds a formidable place in global public health. Over 200 million estimated cases of malaria were reported in 2012. The idea is that coming generations, classrooms, special interested and developing nations could benefit from such a game. Let's bring it to steam. Together we can make the world a more aware and smarter place!

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• Completely free
• Play from the perspective of the antagonist, the - Anopheles mosquito - and the - Plasmodium parasite -.
• Edutainment, aims to be educational as well as entertaining.
• Great alternative to traditional linear mediums (like books, videos), as it lets players interact and learn. Providing a holistic sense of how malaria aspects are connected.
• Learn why mosquito bites itch, why pregnant women are more likely to be bitten, and how the parasite manages to survive.
• The first game of its kind which tries to visualize the malaria life cycle in 3D.

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If you own an android mobile device you can already try the mobile version of the game here:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=ox.ac.uk.ndm.MalariaInteractive
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Dec 6, 2014 @ 12:59pm
This Game looks awesome
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49 Comments
Ogzzzzzzzzz Sep 10, 2015 @ 2:49pm 
who the hell in the right mind thinks this is ok
Celtic7Guardian Jun 23, 2015 @ 11:35pm 
I do like seeing educational games, especially when they're free. Hopefully this one helps those who play it. Upvoted.
IainFixie Apr 24, 2015 @ 8:44am 
This isn't a GAME, downvoted.
Aetherborn Apr 14, 2015 @ 3:42pm 
Sick.
Professor UwU Mar 27, 2015 @ 10:33pm 
Super Kami Guru does not approve.
Atimesaku Feb 15, 2015 @ 7:31am 
funny game there is not many like it great if it will be published on steam
Death Jan 22, 2015 @ 11:44pm 
Its' good to see such educational games on Steam, as they're one of the best methods to learn new skills. Like simulators with better graphics and lower entry requirements running on a PC. Great work! Voted.
Egotistical Raven Jan 20, 2015 @ 12:46pm 
It's nice to see more educational games, because video games can teach you things quick quickly and effectively. Voted/
panferov-85 Jan 10, 2015 @ 9:04pm 
Voted.
stan Jan 10, 2015 @ 12:03pm 
Interesting if a bit crude-looking; too bad it’s not for Linux.