Amongst Us is coming to Xbox Recreation Cross for Xbox One and Xbox Sequence X in 2021, Microsoft introduced on Thursday, and is now to be had within the library of video games for Xbox Recreation Cross for PC subscribers.
The quirky, sci-fi social deduction recreation — the construction resembles the paranoia confronted by way of Wilford Brimley, Kurt Russell and others in John Wood worker’s The Factor — introduced on Nintendo Transfer previous this week. It introduced in 2018 on cell platforms, after which Home windows PC, however turned into a breakout hit this yr with stuck-at-home avid gamers, Twitch streamers, and their audience. It’s considered one of Polygon’s 10 highest video games of 2020.
Amongst Us is a multiplayer recreation for 4 to 10 avid gamers, pitting a bunch of impostors towards the workforce of a spaceship. All of them glance the similar. Impostors attempt to kill crewmates and sabotage the send. The workforce should paintings in combination to root out and do away with the impostors.
The sport has change into so common in quarantine way of life that the builders at Innersloth put construction of a sequel on hang, to keep away from splitting up the participant base. Amongst its many notable Twitch streamers this yr used to be Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, who used the sport as a voter outreach and schooling software.
InnerSloth introduced at The Recreation Awards 2020 closing week that Amongst Us’ new airship map can be coming quickly. Gamers on Nintendo Transfer have already found out some way get admission to it early.