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Pandemic: Hot Zone – North America Quick Info

Pandemic: Hot Zone – North America 

Work together to discover cures for three diseases that threaten North America.


Disease threatens North America and only you can stop it! In Pandemic: Hot Zone – North America, players work together against the game to discover cures for three deadly diseases that threaten the continent. Travel to different North American cities to treat local populations, prevent outbreaks, and share research with your team. Can you discover the cures before it's too late?

Pandemic: Hot Zone – North America is a completely cooperative game in which players win or lose as a team. As members of an elite disease-control unit, you must work together to discover cures to three deadly diseases threatening the continent. Travel from city to city treating cases and preventing outbreaks as you research the cures together. Use your character’s unique abilities and devise a strategy that plays to each player’s strengths—cooperation is key to keeping disaster at bay!

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Time to play: # of players: Recommended Age:
clock indicating 30 minutes 2 to 4 players recommended Recommended for ages 8 and up
30 minutes 2 to 4 8+
Complexity: Player Dynamic:  Skill:
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1.84 / 5 Cooperation Strategy


Pandemic: Hot Zone – North America Additional Resources

Suggested Use:

Community Building

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