Cambridge University Releases Fake News Game


The University of Cambridge has released a new game designed to help people sort fact from cleverly faked fiction when it comes to online information about Covid-19. 

Players of Go Viral! assume the role of a malicious actor who is on a mission to spread misinformation online about the global health pandemic. The online game has been designed to introduce members of the public to the wide variety of techniques criminals use to circulate fake news, particularly on social media.

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