In this time of crisis, where the whole world is facing a novel Coronavirus pandemic, while every country playing its role to fight this disease.
Here WHO is announcing that video games can play a key role for people to maintain social distancing and people have many choices including playing games.
As part of campaign #PlayApartTogether has been introduced in collaboration with 18 video game companies including live-streaming giant Twitch and Activision Blizzard. And encouraging their players to play many video games to maintain social distancing.
“It’s never been more critical to ensure people stay safely connected to one another. Games are the perfect platform because they connect people through the lens of joy, purpose, and meaning. We are proud to participate in such a worthwhile and necessary initiative,” said Bobby Kotick, CEO Activision Blizzard.
Despite the World Health Organisation (WHO) previous year announcement about mental health, now the organization is encouraging people all over the world #PlayApartTogether campaign to limit physical interaction.
The companies are using guidelines from WHO to highlight gaming’s capability for physical distancing.
It’s important to maintain social distancing at this difficult time. And stay at home during corona pandemic