For those one or two people in the world who haven’t played this yet, your goal is to create an infectious disease from the three available types, Virus, Bacteria or Parasite, and mutate it in such a way to stay one step ahead of the humans and their countermeasures until you’ve wiped out every last one on Earth. It’s one of the most insidiously addictive games out there. Perhaps even more-so than the diseases it allows you to create. Either case, I was finally able to defeat it so I can finally go to bed!
First step would be to get every single region infected. Which wasn't easy with stubborn Madagascar!
When the shipyards are shutdown by the governments, you have to wonder what happens to all the stranded sailors at sea.
Once the world hospitals have started developing a vaccine, it's just a race against the clock to finish the job
Of course, a vaccine is of no use if all the hospitals are shut down due to the outbreak. This pretty much gives you as much time as you need.
And leave it to the Chinese, with it's super-large population to hold out to the end.