Among Us is a 2018 online multiplayer social deduction game developed and published by American game studio Innersloth. It was released on iOS and Android devices in June 2018 and on Windows in November 2018, featuring cross-platform play between these platforms. The game was also ported for the Nintendo Switch in December 2020, and has planned releases for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S in 2021. The game was inspired by the party game Mafia and the science fiction horror film The Thing.
Among Us is a 2018 online multiplayer social deduction game, released for the iOS and Android on June 2018 and for PC in November 2018. The game is a social deduction game, with the goal of the Crewmates to identify the Impostors, eliminate them, and complete tasks around the map, whereas the Impostors goal is to sabotage and kill the Crewmates before they complete all of their tasks.
The gameplay is divided into two phases, the day and the night. During the day, players are assigned two roles, a Crewmate and an Impostor. The Crewmates' goal is to identify and eliminate the Impostors before they sabotage and kill their crewmates. The Impostors' goal is to covertly sabotage the Crewmates before they complete their tasks.
The game's graphics are on par with other games from 2018 and 2019, with a theme of space. The graphics in Among Us are space-themed and consist of two-dimensional character models, with animations in the game running at 30 frames per second. The game also has a variety of sound effects, such as lasers, alarms, and voiceovers.
Information about replayability
The replayability of the game is average. Among Us is a game that is based on social deduction, meaning that once you have played the game a few times, you will know the function of each role and how to play as an Impostor.
- The game is free
- The game is for all platforms
- The game is multiplayer
- The game is addictive
- The game is easy to play
- The game is well-designed
- The game is family-friendly
- Is only available on a few platforms
- Can be laggy
- Has an excessive amount of bugs.
- Features a lot of glitches
- Features an excessive amount of swearing
Among Us is a very addictive and well designed game, with an interesting mixture of gameplay that requires strategy and is family-friendly. It is only available on a few platforms, however, and is plagued with bugs and glitches.