Among Us was first launched in 2018, but it blew up last year as people turned to the game throughout the pandemic. (Roughly half a billion people supposedly played it in November.) The video game became so popular that InnerSloth even canceled a planned follow up to focus on the initial.
The video game is currently offered for PC, iOS, Android, and Switch, with an Xbox port en route at some point this year.
The brand-new upgrade will likewise add what InnerSloth is calling a “preliminary” account system to help with moderation. Accounts have remained in the works for a while, and InnerSloth wished to ensure to put in the time to execute them attentively, according to a post.
” A correct small amounts system is one that is exceptionally challenging and time consuming,” the studio stated. “It is not as simple as simply having a report button and having an algorithm ban somebody after a particular number of reports.”
Perhaps most importantly, InnerSloth is likewise teasing that there will be new totally free hats in the upgrade. (Though Im uncertain Ill ever alter from the red beanie, my individual favorite.).
Among Us new Airship map will be offered on March 31st as part of a totally free upgrade coming to the hit social deduction video game. Designer InnerSloth states the Airship map is the video games greatest yet, with brand-new jobs and the ability to select which room you begin in.
You can get a preview of the brand-new map in this trailer, which released during The Game Awards in December.