Pneumonic plague

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Gain ability to infect respiratory system and develop pneumonic form of plague. Airborne and virulent.

Pneumonic plague is a tier 1 unique ability exclusive to the Black Death scenario. With it, a plague gains the ability to infect the respiratory system and cause a sort of pneumonia. The plague gains the ability to travel through the air, and is rather infectious. This unlocks the air transmission tree in the Black Death scenario.

In real life Edit

Pneumonic plague is one of the three forms of plague caused by Yersinia Pestis reaching the lungs (such as via breathing aerosolised plague bacteria), it is rarer than it's bubonic counterpart, but unlike bubonic plague, it is significantly more fatal, with untreated deaths reaching to a rate of 100%.