How to Beat Plague Inc. Necroa Virus on Normal

Updated on April 13, 2016

Beating the Necroa Virus

The Necroa Virus is a strange level—it is unlike any other level of Plague Inc. It does take a certain amount of skill. Make sure that you watch my video below or follow the steps exactly as listed. Also, I cannot stress enough that this tutorial was written for the paid version of Plague Inc. In other words, I highly recommend shelling out the two or three bucks needed to buy this game. IN this case, if not just to use Creationist Gene alone. Trust me, you'll need it and it'll be well worth it.

Before we dive in, here are the Genetic Codes I used for this tutorial:

  • Metabolic Hijack
  • Creationist (as mentioned, for the best results, you will need this genetic code.)
  • Aerocyte
  • Xerophile

Phase 1: Infect Them

(I started my plague in Saudi Arabia.)

  1. Build your DNA points to 15. Transmissions: Blood 1.
  2. Build your DNA points to 15. Transmissions: Saliva 1, Air 1.
  3. Build your DNA points to 20. Transmissions: Gastrointestinal Expansion. Saliva 2.
  4. Build your DNA points to 20. Abilities: Cold Resistance 1, Cold Resistance 2.
  5. Build your DNA points to 21. Transmissions: Water 1; Abilities: Drug Resistance 1.
  6. Build your DNA points until everyone is infected. This should be around 60-62 points. If you do not have that many, you will want that many so just keep building.

Phase 2: Zombie Mode

Note: You should have around 60-65 points before you start this phase.

Symptoms:

  • Insomnia
  • Fever
  • Photophobia
  • Delirium
  • Cytopathic Reanimation
  • Anaerobic Resuscitation


  1. Pop Cure Bubbles.
  2. Build your DNA points to 20. Abilities: Autolytic Delay.
  3. Build your DNA points to 30. Symptoms: Psychosis.
  4. Build your DNA points to 30. Symptoms: Acute Encephalitis.
  5. Build your DNA points to 30. Abilities: Putrefactive Resistance; Symptoms: Enhanced Sensory Integration.
  6. Build your DNA points to 30. Symptoms: Adrenal Surge, Enhanced Motor Control.
  7. Build your DNA points to 20. Symptoms: Hyperosmia.
  8. Build your DNA points to 30. Symptoms: Peptide Surge.
  9. Build your DNA points to 20. Symptoms: Acidic Reflux.

Video: Plague Inc. Evolved Necroa Virus on Normal Walkthrough

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        Alexander 

        2 months ago

        Hello there! I use a slightly different one, helps beating Nightmare, though ususally grants only 3 points of biohazard.

        This strategy is based on two main principles:

        1) the power of zombies

        2) early spread to maximum countries and continents.

        Stealth-infecting everyone before you get spotted is not a priority in this strstegy.

        I appologize the names of the abilities, genes and symptoms might be diffdrent from the original , as i play the Russian translated version.however, i tried adding a brief explaination of what these symptoms/abilities do, for readers to be able to catch the idea by context.

        1) genes: quick start, aerocite, activation (the one reducing cost of spells), darvinist, extremophile. I use this set, because my stategy actually does not mind spotting the decease for quite a while ,or creating zombies before every person is infected: on nightmare, you probably wont have s chance to wait that long, as you get spotted even with no symptoms as first country is 60-70% infected. Cheap spell gene is critical, as we certainly will have to transport zombie chordes

        2) start country is UK. I like this one for most my games actually: it is the mere logistic center of the world, has lots of flights and water routes to other countries. As soon as you reach around 1 million infected in UK, the virus will quickly spread to all continets ,with an infected flight every once in a two-three days (provided you purhased the Air spreading)

        3) start development with Drug resistance 1 or Blood spread 1.

        4) as soon as you get enough points, buy the Flight spreading

        5) as soon as you get enough points, buy Saliva 1, Saliva 2 and Spreading via Water.

        After this ,you could be saving DNA points for quite a while. You will need them later on for quick evolution into zombie mode.

        3) as soon as you get spotted and WHO and TASS inform everyone, it is a good time to purchase the following (actual order is not critical, i tried it botg ways)

        - Research resistance. DNA retructuring.

        - Symptoms, all the way to Cytopathic reanimation and futher. You could go there euther way, from Insomnia or Salivation tree , which exactly you use has a non-critical effect on the zombie stage, so I suggest using the one you already have mutated by then - to spend less points.

        4) when you switch to zombie mode, start buying symptoms that grant you a combat advantage for the zombies, as soon as possible. I do not buy any symptoms on the "left "side from Cytopathic reanimation (the ones increasing Severity) at all, as Cure is not our problem anymore in Zombie mode, our main problem here is Z-com. You will need really strong zombies to beat z-com,with at least 5-7 symptoms on the right side, like Acid Spit, Armored Skull, Muscle hypertrophy etc.

        5) as soon as Z-com appears - usually it appears at a country with 0 zombies, so you need to prepare a mass intervention in such country - start buying the Zombie horde ability and maxing it out. If the z-com country is an island, or the closest infected country to z-com is separated by water - you will also need water swimming ability. To start an intervention, meet all of the following conditions:

        - you have Horde abikity maxed out to "hordes of millions zombies"

        - there is a nearby country with 40-50 million zombies

        - Zombies are strong, with 5+ symptoms increasing combat advantage.

        When met, you send a horde to each z-com country. All the dna points earned, you add up to more combat advantage symptoms. With combat advantage and millions of zombies, you will shortly beat up z-com, and the other countries will die out even faster.

        6) having beaten z-com ,or even before intervention to them - make sure you have zombies in every other country ,especially islands. Do nit forget sending a horde to non infected island before all tbe zombies die out.

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        Lord Hawkeye 

        3 months ago

        RNG plays a role here. If you get a mutation despite the creationist gene, just reset. Humanity will catch on to you before you're ready.

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        Sawila 

        3 months ago

        Grinded until I had all of the genetics necessary (no you dont just get the right ones automatically), but i get stuck at 40 points each time before a mutation occurs, obviously they cost more points to remove each time so this level is simply impossible for me.

        This is the 3rd time in a row that this has happened prior to my 6 attempts at this level without the grinding. I can't be bothered trying to beat this repetitive nonsense anymore.

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        Noob 

        3 months ago

        Worked perfectly, 1206 days and cure at 72%. Nice tutorial.

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        Oj 

        3 months ago

        I have some changes to the strategy that will make it work

        Instead of Metabolic jump, use metabolic hijack. This way, there is less RNG and more room for error with more DNA points.

        If something mutates, you can get rid of it with still more that 60 dna points

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        Yooper 

        4 months ago

        Totally worked, ppl just need to read and follow exactly as typed

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        Eric 

        4 months ago

        Worked on Casual, but when I tried on Normal, they started working on the cure before everyone was nifected, and I only had 42 DNA points. Managed to kill 4 billion people, but lost the game

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        Evan 

        5 months ago

        It didn't work.

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        wwei23 

        7 months ago

        Can you make a tutorial for Necroa Virus without zombies?

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        Lyreen 

        7 months ago

        Well, I didn't evolved at all once, by luck, and research still happened.

        Voila, didn't bother devolving at all and I have tried Brutal to the point I want to go in there and choke all those Z coms ugh

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        Jimmy Jones 

        7 months ago

        They sure made a horrible game. Really stupid the way you can't play this the way you want and still win.

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        Sam H 

        9 months ago

        I had one problem with this strategy

        You short changed it

        Tried using this on Brutal (nothing else was working)

        Cure 100%

        Z-Con growing strong in Turkey

        My Zombies were like...nope

        Z-Com destroyed, those in Turkey who had been cured were consumed

        Day 17000-the world falls silent

        Bio-hazards 4/5

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        ca da ms 

        10 months ago

        Do i let the symptoms evolve?

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        Redleg320 

        10 months ago

        If you follow this word for word it will work

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        :/ 

        10 months ago

        The problem with this is it doesn’t take into account that even with the creationist gene, it’ll still mutate and in this scenario the devolutions cost 7+ DNA points

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        me 

        11 months ago

        3 weeks cure 100 percent on easy

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        sandbo 

        12 months ago

        I lost like 10 times before I finally won.

        Got it in 6xx days and cure was only less than 70%.

        I started in Central Africa, and realized that the most important factors are:

        -Increase water transmission as early as possible

        -As I started in hot place, increase cold place tolerance

        -Then I started with the left side symptoms which reduce future research speed.

        -At a point where half the population (mostly southern hemisphere) is infected, start making zombies

        -Two important abilities: Moving the zombies (upgrade sea option), and slowing down the decay

        -Then slowly increase the combat ability

        There will be places which shutdown the port, but then the movement allows you to transfer the zombies into wherever you want

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        Jacob 

        12 months ago

        ok ignore my last message I replaced the gene 'Metabolic Hijack' with 'Metabolic Jump', and I was able to beat it within:

        DNA Sequence: Complex

        Time: 1139 Days

        Cure Progress: 100%

        Score Total: 15780

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        Jacob 

        12 months ago

        I used the exact genes and i followed step by step over 6 times and I keep losing

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        EXOISLEGIT 

        12 months ago

        If you want to unlock the genes just beat them again that's what I did and I unlocked them without buying the genes

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        Arran 

        13 months ago

        This walk through was helpful but I still didn't win which is crazy :(

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        grenian 

        15 months ago

        This guide works maybe half the time, I haven't found a better solution yet though. This particular disease is just difficult. It will often try to evolve despite creationist and with the auto-popping deal on you won't have enough dna with devolve costs to make up the difference. I suggest getting the one that gives extra dna for the orange or red bubbles. I've switched to this and generally have 60+ dna even devolving twice per run. I've tested it a few times and went from about 50% clearance to 100% in normal. I haven't tried it on brutal but it should work there too.

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        V1rus47 

        15 months ago

        Worked but got 2 biohazards but still good

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        boi 

        15 months ago

        didn't work. insomnia auto-evolved before everyone was infected so i had to change my strategy and Z-COM got to powerful

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        Anonymous 

        17 months ago

        If you've unlocked this plague type shouldn't you already have creationist?

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        Dratt 

        17 months ago

        Thanks, managed to get this to work however you might want to say that if you don't have "Creationist" then your going to be devolving it every other second and you can easily burn your DNA stock. This plague nearly requires "Creationist" just to help keep it in check.

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        Jiyu 

        17 months ago

        In case you don't have the creationist genetic code you can actually follow a slightly diffenrent strategy using the darwinist g. code. Follow the infection phase as described in this tutorial and then once you have 65-70 Dna points proceed to zombie phase. Then build your Dna points and spend them on the "zombie migration" tree until you're able to move millions strong hordes of your zombie puppets. Then you can spend dna points moving millions of zombies to infect any uninfected countries and enhancing the combat abilities of zombies. At this point you don't care if the virus is 100% cured as the zombies will simply kill all the uninfected humans. As for the notorious Z Com 2-3 raids of really big zombie hordes would be enough to stop them on their tracks. Be sure to move the zombies quickly enough from an area with no food or they will starve. Also depending on where Z Com has landed it's first base you may need to invest some points on the "zombie mobility" tree in the abilities section to ensure the will arive in time but don't overdo it, one or to abilities are enough.

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        Dino 

        17 months ago

        Bad one. Not for everyone and much depends on luck. Especially if you don't have required genetic codes. It just automatically evolves some symptoms and I got cured before even start zombie phase.

        Also this Walking Dead spoilers ... not cool dude. Totally lame

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        orteam 

        17 months ago

        Worked! :) Thanks!

        1634 days 87% cure

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        Danni 

        18 months ago

        Cant get it to work.... got to about 6.5 billion deaths then z com flies to a country miles away from my zombies n thats game over

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        Ik 

        18 months ago

        It doesn't work!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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        Drew 

        19 months ago

        I fowllowed this guide exactly and it worked out amazingly but partaily because of some really good luck even tho i used the creationalist gene it mutated anaway but the good luck part was that for some unknown reason every mutation was actualy unlocking the next step in the guide without using my dna and at the end i had like 150 dna left that i did not have to spend its some crazy stuff

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        FkucedyouurMomformonths 

        19 months ago

        Success! Finished in 852 days, bonus are the Zombie Hordes, useful to infect greenland and help the other zombies destroy ZCom. If Zcom is near on the center of the world, then Zcom would be easier to be destroyed, keep watching on your starting country to make it a little faster, because it slows down when you are watching the world or other countries.

        I used Metabolic Jump, (a gene that makes your plague harder to cure), Aquacyte, Extremophile, Sympto-stasis.

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        ze plague 

        20 months ago

        i got a popup about a religion named "PewDieism" being the fastest growing around the globe, minutes later, nuclear explosion in Sweden. What is pewdiepie up to????

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        Anais 

        21 months ago

        It works for brutal !!

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        Rein 

        21 months ago

        It did work and I find the creationist gene essential along with Xerophyle. Shortly after the cure started, I had to put all my points into slowing the cure's development but then continued as usual and finished with 75% cure.

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        DarkOtter 

        21 months ago

        I didn't win this first time I tried it, but I did take down 66% of humanity before ZCom whittled my undead darlings down to nothing. That's farther than I've ever gotten before, so there must be something to this guide.

        In addition to the symptom evolution (which happened despite using the Creationist gene), the whole thing stalled once I got to that last country--in this case, Sweden. I had to activate Water 2 just to get it to go anywhere, which cost me precious DNA. Then again, maybe that's where I went wrong, getting impatient?

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        WindowsErrorxD 

        22 months ago

        Wow, for once your tutorial doesn't work. Surprising.

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        Nobidy 

        22 months ago

        it would be helpful if there's genes you can list

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        Anon 

        22 months ago

        I can't reach Phase 2 because there are symptoms that randomly mutate before I infected everyone.

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        Eric 

        22 months ago

        All of this tutorials work for me on brutal

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        Don 

        22 months ago

        Hello. This had not worked for me at all. I DID in fact use the Creationist gene and still Zcom destroyed everything. I followed every step carefully. Though I did not have Teracyte or the other thing, I did have Creationist and Xerophile. What happened was that the disease mutated anyway, despite Creationist holding it back. What do I do now?

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        Ted 

        23 months ago

        Should I devolve symptoms? I don't have Creationist

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        Sp00vaFox 

        23 months ago

        I have been playing Plague Evolved on my YouTube channel. And ended uploading a video or two failing miserably on the Necroa. I looked to JackSepticEye's channel for a few tips. I must have played the Necroa Virus more than a dozen times and nearly winning on almost all of them. Yours is the first walkthrough I looked at - and it worked!

        It took me half the time to win too. I used almost all of the genes I unlocked so far: Creationist, Teracyte, and Xerophile. I don't even remember how far into the cure it was, but I got a three star score and 15,230 points. ^_^ Thank you so much, Ashleign.

        I wonder if I could try it on Brutal. I've only used Normal.

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        Cody Haas 

        23 months ago

        This guide definitely did help, I didn't have the automatic popping of bubbles on, but I did have bonus DNA on Orange bubbles.

        Guide is awesome except that you essentially NEED the Creationist Gene activated. Without it this guide failed miserably in the face of Z-Com, because I had to start early on the zombie phase with way fewer points. However, using that gene I had 80 points before I even had everyone infected and from there Z-Com was not able to expand. I recommend grinding out Neurax Worms on Casual to get the gene. (I am on a console version of the game)

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        agreee 

        23 months ago

        no, it didnt worked.

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        Roks 

        24 months ago

        Didn't work. Z.com just wiped all the Z's in it's initial country and then moved on to clear other.

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        Ashleign 

        24 months ago

        Well actually, you will need to beat most of the levels on normal in order to progress through the game. I rather enjoy the game design due to the fact, my tutorials have now, over 5 million views. That's why I did all the tutorials on normal. Necroa is by far one of the more challenging levels. However if you scan through the comments, some have done different strategies without using the creationist gene. Even myself, I did it without the creationist. However most of those times much of the game was left to chance. I was trying to prevent the crisis of it not working for everyone, and quite frankly, it still doesn't work for everyone because people won't follow precise instructions, but what can you do?

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        Zombinator 

        24 months ago

        Worked on Brutal

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        Jay 

        2 years ago

        I'm sure this will work, but it sucks that beating this on NORMAL mode requires such a specific set of genetic codes. Creationist is damn near mandatory and woe betide the player who hasn't unlocked it yet. (FFS how many games on Casual will it take to unlock the one code that allows you to progress past Necroa Virus? Ridiculous game design.)

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        Ashleign 

        2 years ago

        Thank you for the comment. Hopefully it helps some of those that haven't found success with this tutorial!

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        Shanz 

        2 years ago

        The best way to win this game is to begin in europe, with darwinist, and to get some transmitions but no medicine resistance and not too much transmition because you really want your infected number in each country to remain low, because next you get some non lethal symptoms to improve your severity and get more DNA when you reach new countries.

        This will allow your infected more time to spread out on the others surrounding rich countries while still keeping their relative numbers low. Then, after some time, your disese will start spreading to eastern europe or Africa, and this is when you get medicine resistance. All of a sudden, you will have most of europe infected totaly infected and about half the world already lowly infected. You slowly bring up the symptoms to the point where you can make zombies, and you do it before the cure can be cast of course.

        Now, when Zcom arrives, you don't care about it. Take the capacities to send hordes from one country to another at maximum strengh. Take every country not defended by Z com in an order do the furthest from Z com are destroyed first and the nearest last. Surround their base and send 2-3 hordes from a country that has more than 20 million zombies into it at the same time in Zcom base.

        I highly recommend you do not spend to much DNA on improving your zombie abilities or symptoms. Also, i highly recommend you use darwinist, so you can have free improvements of symptoms.

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        Ashleign 

        2 years ago

        Can you explain a little bit more? ZCom is not a factor when I run this tutorial. Can you be a little more specific?

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        OwO 

        2 years ago

        Tested and does not work. This tactic fails to take into account of Z-Com.

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        IC50 

        2 years ago

        I didn't get any mutations and I was able to get the hard-to-reach countries, but I still got cured at an alarming rate way before everyone was infected. Bad luck or something?

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        Ashleign 

        2 years ago

        I am sorry that you have had bad luck with it. The collective has had much success. I would suggest you find a strategy for your own play style if this doesn't work for you.

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        Zmig 

        2 years ago

        BS man, i dont know HOW THE HELL this worked for any1 alive, but 1, you didnt make it clear if we should devolve mutations, 2 how the hell are we supposed to infect Russia, Canada, Greenlands...? I did Exactly, copy pasted, everything (and every guide you have worked so far) and i failed miserebly/

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        Totally Not a Zombie 

        2 years ago

        Funny how I started on 9/11 and ended on 11/9.

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        2 years ago

        Worked to beat it but cure made it to 90%?

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        Hypatia 

        2 years ago

        Wow! This was phenomenal, thank you! I followed your tutorial exactly. Defeated the game in 1197 days(i waited a little bit long to get 64 points), cure was at 25%. I had to devolve only once. My game was on my laptop, it might be different on tablet though. :) thanks man! Now I can move on to my new plague... ^^

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        FiendishCatz 

        2 years ago

        Everyone, the reason this isn't working for you is because you're not using the Creationist gene. The beginning clearly states that it is best to use Creationist. So just keep beating more games until you can get it.

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        Ace 

        2 years ago

        Do we devolve symptoms?

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        CRYS 

        2 years ago

        This guide actually helped me defeat brutal stage and i've been trying to beat this on brutal for about 2 weeks lol smh

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        Brynt 

        2 years ago

        if you start in Greenland then you will not have to worry about failing to infect it. Saudi Arabia is a big travel hub so it gets infected pretty quickly. took me little longer than I would have liked but once everyone got infected even if the zombies didnt kill them they still died.

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        Ashleign 

        2 years ago

        You know I appreciate that you want to back link your video but it would help if you would ask next time.

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        Ashleign 

        2 years ago

        The people in the government get sick they stop doing their jobs, and then anarchy. I appreciate your comment.

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        HAHAHAME 

        2 years ago

        456 days and Cure was 29% Thanks man

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        Missy Fitch 

        2 years ago

        didn't work for me. but what did was Metobolic jump, the rest i used were the same. I did saliva 1 and water 1, Blood 1 and air 1, then Drug resistance and cold 1 and 2. Then i let it build till everyone was infected. then i went down the right side until i got to the zombie infection, then i used every available to make the zombies as bad a possible. only going to the abilities to upgrade the length of time it took them to decay.

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        guest_user 

        2 years ago

        done in 575 days! thanx!

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        Kreutzfelt 

        2 years ago

        this simply doesnt work

        at some point my plague mutates, and they start the cure, sweden, greenland or canada becomes unstoppable. i kill most of the world, and are left with those three, no matter what i try i lose.

        so i wont recommend this tact

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        Anoyed 

        2 years ago

        Flat out doesn't work, random evolutions happen way to often usually well before you've infected everyone. It doesn't matter how many zombies are in a country, even if it's millions, as soon as Zcom shows up they are gone and the game is over. I lost FASTER with this then normally.

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        Atomic-Leader 

        2 years ago

        It worked, and it had exactly 1242 days, like you had Ashleign.

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        HarryBawlsack 

        2 years ago

        First try: Won 4 Stars, Second try: Won 3 stars, Third try: All zombies wiped out lost xD

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        Montepente 

        2 years ago

        Wow! Been at it for days, trying to figure it out. This one won it for me first try, only change I made is I took Aquacyte instead of Aerocyte. Cure 79%! Had to devolve once.

        Thank you so much!

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        Dave 

        2 years ago

        This worked beautifully. While the cure was 100%, I beat the world in 1123 days. I've been working for a long time to beat this. Thank you!

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        ShanerX 

        2 years ago

        this website acts horribly in IE11, a little better in Chrome ... do you have these tutorials on YouTube?! Will definitely add you if you do!

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        GrayWolfXfos 

        2 years ago

        UPDATE: works perfect, every time, just go slower in advancements, take your time! Holy crap, finally beat this one! TNX!

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        Rozack 

        2 years ago

        Last time doesn't work this time Work!

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        GrayWolfXfos 

        2 years ago

        Tried 3 times, just doesn't work anymore. I've gotten the entire world infected, but then killed too fast I think. Will try different strat, but thanks!

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        Rozack 

        2 years ago

        If this is not work i will do it my self!

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        kevo 

        2 years ago

        no matter wat i do i have da same result this is frustrating ima end up deleted dis off my xboxone

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        Adam 

        2 years ago

        611 days

        Cure 54%

        works like a dream thank!

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        Care 

        2 years ago

        This does work if you make one alteration--use metabolic jump (cytochrome surge works too, but I got a bit more points from metabolic jump). DO NOT use metabolic highjack. Doing this, you will have enough points to complete the rest of this walk through successfully. The only exception being if you are unlucky (using the creationist gene) and get a premature evolution of symptoms. You could still win, but it will be more difficult, and it could go either way. However, unlike most games, you can have a 100% cure and still win.

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        Nope 

        2 years ago

        Didn't work at all. Sorry but this tutorial isn't the one to follow if you wanna beat this one.

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        Robert The Cat 

        2 years ago

        Cure progress: 98%

        Time: 1371 days

        Name: "headcrab"

        I'm so lucky that the world was infested with headcrab zombies :D

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        Kevin 

        2 years ago

        Didnt work, lost in 1805 days, brazil survived

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        Courtney Rhodes 

        2 years ago

        thanks! i destroyed humanity in 911 days. First try following this tutorial.

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        Azshara 

        3 years ago

        Tried this many times (about 15) with this strat, failed each time, infecting greenland is what's causing the issue, it takes to long and by the time it's infected the cure is already at 70+%.

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        sarmalac 

        3 years ago

        I was having huge trouble with Necroa. Tried this strategy and it worked like a charm. The cure percentage got up to about 88%, and the humans did start one Z-Com base, but by that point it was too late for them and they never managed to get on top of the threat.

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        Jordy 

        3 years ago

        Heeeelp!!!

        My lazy arshole zombies have the ability to cross to adjacent isles as stated in my upgrade tree.. Only things is.. They dont!!-_-

        I can drag hordes across the bloody world but getting to new zealand gets me an EEE buzz, it does not light up either, in other words, i can't EVER send hordes to say greenland.. For reasons unknown, this is seriously frustrating..

        I'm playing this on mobile, could they have nerft the ability?? Anyway wtf

        Please help me if possible

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        3 years ago

        Didnt work

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        Goatfish 

        3 years ago

        I did as you said but failed. So I slightly changed the genes:

        - Replaced Aerocite with Aquacite (cause Greenland is a bitch to infect)

        - Replaced Metabolic Hijack with ATP Boost (for a better head-start)

        I was able to buy first transmission straight away and somehow I had a lot of orange bubbles so I managed to infect the entire world without being noticed (tough with 50 something DNA. I won in 910 days with the cure at 89%.

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        Lance 

        3 years ago

        The first try, I got everybody infected before any symptoms mutated, but the cure reached 100% before I could kill everyone.

        The second try, despite using the exact genetic codes you did, Hypersalivation mutated before everybody was infected. I then just got super aggressive and would have won, if not for the half dozen Z-com bases.

        The third try, your directions did get everybody sick before any mutations arose. I saved, and then I strayed from your directions a bit and ONLY bought symptoms, the more aggressive, the better. The cure still got into the 90s, but the zombies crushed the base and killed everybody before dying off themselves. GRAINS was victorious.

        I really appreciate your tutorials. I just think Necroa has some variability that's tough to combat with a cookie cutter guide.

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        Savis 

        3 years ago

        Thanks for the tutorial. I followed everything exactly and did beat it although the cure rate got way up to 91% for some reason.

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        Cryowolf 

        3 years ago

        i don't understand the mentality of this game sometimes. in virus, people are puking, crapping a lot, devolping cysts and all sorts of ugly things and it goes for awhile before the world cares. in this one, ONE person starts drooling and it's "WE'RE ALL GOING TO DIE!!!" .. da fuq?

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        CollegeGamerGrl 

        3 years ago

        So I've tried this like 10 times, and every time I start to evolve symptoms, the cure increases so rapidly that I can't win. I have the right genes on and everything!

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        Robz 

        3 years ago

        @John. my assumption is that there is a little difference between this tutorial using pc and us using mobile phone. for me, it will still happens once or twice. just devolve them and in my case i still get 60-70pts to unleash the zombie. in my case there are more problems:

        - the cure goes on fast despite the zombie out break. i counter this by saving some dna points and use genetic reshuffle when the cure is about 90% and a good portion of the world are destroyed.

        - after i foil the cure, zombies in some countries die out way too quickly before killing/converting enough people. you have to keep raising zombies every time you get 5 dna points (make sure you evolve regenerative activation before hand). raising zombie in a country can be done by dragging the 'hand' symbol on the bottom of the screen to the troubled country (u can do that to a country that have z com base too). just a little warning, this process gives more boredom than watching paint dry.

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        John 

        3 years ago

        With creationist you shouldn't have any mutations? Yeah right. Last 2 times I did this tutorial I got a symptom at the end before I infected everyone which allowed the scientists to make the cure. What is happening? Am I doing something wrong? Or is it just bad luck?

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        meow mix 

        3 years ago

        It still works, worked for me.

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        Grymm 

        3 years ago

        Yeah if you look at his video he's not getting any borders shut off and the cure doesn't start until hes effectively infected the whole map. When I do this though borders are being shut down and the cure is at 16 % before I can get enough points to start the zombie process. Think they patched something that makes this guide obsolete

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