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"Final Fantasy VII Remake" is one of the biggest PlayStation 4 games of 2020, and it was scheduled to be shown at PAX East 2020.

PlayStation is skipping a major video-game conference because of ‘increasing concerns’ over the coronavirus outbreak

Sony's PlayStation group is pulling games and staff from the year's first major gaming convention because of the coronavirus outbreak.
The entrance to an H1N1 facility in Arlington, Texas, in 2009.

12 of the deadliest disease outbreaks in history

These diseases throughout history, from the Black Death and cholera to HIV/AIDS and coronavirus, have caused universal alarm.
Nurses in protective gear talk to people in the reception area of the First People's Hospital in Yueyang, Hunan Province, China, on January 28, 2020.

Chinese scientists say coronavirus illness symptoms peaked on February 1 — but they warn that the epidemic could ‘rebound’

China could see a new spike in coronavirus cases once residents return to school and work, a new study found.
A passenger's temperature is checked at the Xianning North station in China.

The novel coronavirus seems to have a low fatality rate, and patients are making full recoveries. Experts reveal why it’s causing panic anyway.

The coronavirus outbreak that originated in China is sparking fear, distrust, and xenophobia around the world.
A man wearing a face mask smokes outside Beijing Railway Station on January 30, 2020.

Men represent the majority of coronavirus cases so far. Researchers think smoking could play a role.

A recent study showed the virus was most likely to affect older men with preexisting illnesses. China also has more male smokers than female ones.

Singapore has ‘near-perfect’ coronavirus detection, Harvard study says

Singapore's approach to the coronavirus outbreak is the "gold standard" for case detection, according to a new study at Harvard University
A man in Wuhan, China.

There’s a good chance the Wuhan coronavirus will never disappear, experts say. There are only 3 possible endings to this story.

"We're in the beginnings of a mild pandemic right now," one expert said of the novel coronavirus outbreak.
Health workers wear full protective clothing during cleanup operations at Amoy Gardens, where over 200 residents were infected with the SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) virus, April 4, 2003 in Hong Kong.

The Wuhan coronavirus has killed more people in 6 weeks than SARS did in 8 months. Here’s how the 2 outbreaks compare.

SARS killed 774 people between November 2002 and July 2003. More than 1,100 people have died from the new Wuhan coronavirus since December.
An exhibition center has been converted into a hospital in Wuhan, February 5, 2020.

Some coronavirus patients experience nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea before they get a fever. They could spread the virus through poop.

Though the virus primarily causes fever and difficulty breathing, these rarer symptoms sometimes appear first.
President Trump delivers a statement in the East Room of the White House in Washington DC, February 6, 2020.

Trump said people think the coronavirus will go away in April. Some experts say that could happen — but it’s not purely a good thing.

The Wuhan coronavirus has killed more than 1,000 people. Trump said it could go away by April. But even if that turns out to be true, it could return.