Failure is an Outcome
For this game, we needed to convey the realities of the vaccination process. This included the stages of clinical trials and how sometimes a vaccine doesn’t work immediately and needs to be iterated on.
Our game design expertise was used to create a puzzle system that was clear, but had some simple pitfalls that players could fall into. We needed to ensure that players were encouraged to learn from their mistakes, and engaged enough to persevere.