Screengrabs of a virus-themed game co-launched by the publicity department of Haidian District Committee and People's Daily and developed by ByteDance-owned Ohayoo.

Chinese government backs Fruit Ninja-style game about killing viruses amid coronavirus outbreak

  • The public education game, whose Chinese name translates to “battle of pathogens”, aims to help communicate epidemic prevention tips to players
  • It was co-launched by a local government department in China with official newspaper People’s Daily and developed by ByteDance subsidiary Ohayoo
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Screengrabs of a virus-themed game co-launched by the publicity department of Haidian District Committee and People's Daily and developed by ByteDance-owned Ohayoo.
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