The best games are the geekiest games—which is why I’d desperately like these virus trading cards to become a real thing.
They were created just this week by Eleanor Lutz. In fact, the versions she’s posted online are also animated, showing a full 3D view—well, the external protein shell at least—of the viruses described on the cards. They’re accurate, too, because the animations were created using a molecular modeling program with data from the worldwide Protein Data Bank.
But whatever. They’d make a great real-life game. They might even usurp my pack of CPU Top Trumps.