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Humanity is on the brink of extinction. As members of an elite disease control team, you’re the only thing standing in the way of the four deadly diseases spreading across the world. You must travel the globe protecting cities, containing infections from spreading, and discovering the cure for each disease. The fate of humanity is in your hands!

In solo or couch co-op mode, you will assemble a team of specialists to save humankind. Each member of the team has their own set of skills that you must use efficiently.

Recruit the Medic to quickly treat diseases, discover a cure faster with the Scientist, or stop infections from spreading with the Quarantine Specialist. Each role opens new possibilities and syncs with the other roles to offer new strategies. Pick from seven available character roles to create your elite team.

Can you save humanity?


- Solo or couch co-op mode: Save humanity on your own or with up to four friends!

- Choose your team from 7 different roles.

- 5 difficulty levels to change the game for newcomers and veterans alike.

- Immersive theme, challenging gameplay, and replayability. Don’t play the same game twice!

- Be ready to face more challenges as new content is coming soon: "On the Brink - Virulent Strain" will spread a new kind of virus into the world. "On the Brink - Roles & Events" will offer you new roles for your team and new events to help you save humanity.

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Nintendo Switch
Release Date
Aug 01, 2019
No. of Players
up to 5 players
File Size
260 MB
Board Game
Asmodee Digital
Asmodee Digital
Supported Play Modes:
TV mode

TV mode

Tabletop mode

Tabletop mode

Handheld mode

Handheld mode

Individual DLC

Virulent Strain

Released Oct 16, 2019

DLC details
$ $0.0

You thought you saved Humanity? Discover the Virulent Strain and face more complex diseases.

When the first epidemic appears, one of the diseases will become the Virulent Strain. More aggressive and trickier, it will be a new challenge for your team.

Each epidemic will now make the Virulent Strain more complex. It can spread faster or be more difficult to treat. You’ll have to act strategically and think ahead to contain the pandemic.

Brace yourself and face a Pandemic more difficult than ever.

Roles & Events

Released Oct 16, 2019

DLC details
$ $0.0

Humanity is on the brink of extinction. To fight the pandemic and eradicate the diseases spreading around the globe, you’ll have to assemble the best team of specialists.

In Roles & Events, discover new possibilities to protect Humanity with 6 new roles : increase your efficiency with the Generalist, handle crisis in the cities with the Containment Specialist or gather knowledge thanks to the Archivist. You’ll have to be one step ahead from the disease if you want to complete your objectives. The Troubleshooter or the Field Operative will be your best allies. And if you need to increase research speed, don’t forget the Epidemiologist and her special skills.

Your specialists will be able to use 8 new event cards: deploy rapid vaccine, build mobile hospital or even recruit a new specialist to replace a team member.

Heroic difficulty is no longer a problem for you? Try a new challenge with the Legendary level!

Choose your strategy, assemble your team and be prepared.

Can you save Humanity? 

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