Among Us is a 2018 multiplayer online social extraction game developed and published by American game studio Innersloth. The game is inspired by the party game Mafia and the sci-fi horror movie The Thing. The game allows cross-platform play, which was first released on iOS and Android devices in June 2018 and on Windows later that year in November. The game was subsequently ported to the Nintendo Switch in December 2020, and on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S in December 2021. While the game was initially released in 2018 to little mainstream interest, it has received a lot of attention. Huge influx of popularity in 2020 due to many well-known Twitch players and YouTubers who play it. A separate VR version of the game will be released, between Us VR, for Meta Quest 2, SteamVR and PlayStation VR, developed by Schell Games.
A game of teamwork and betrayal… in space! You can play it online with 4-15 players as you try to prepare your spaceship for departure, but beware that one or more random players among the crew is bent on killing everyone.
Master the skills of social opponent.
Crew members win by completing all missions or discovering and voting on impersonators off the ship. An impostor can use sabotage to wreak havoc, facilitating kills and the best excuses. Optional roles create a whole new level of gameplay. Try a scientist, engineer, guardian angel, or mutant to create chaos! Do you think you are a master of deception? Only one way to find the way out!
With it you can choose how you want to play! Change the number of impersonators, roles, missions, player visibility, and more. Play in style as you change the color of your crewmates, visor, nameplate, outfit and hat. More customization options are planned to be added constantly.
You can play with anyone
Cross-platform play supported. Play with friends (or enemies?) between PC, mobile or console!