The hit occasion game Among Us has been having fun with a surge in reputation not too long ago because of renewed consideration from streamers and influencers, and with that reputation comes many questions on the game’s options and its future. One of the questions that’s usually come up currently is whether or not the game helps cross-play or not and the way individuals can join with others throughout completely different platforms. Fortunately for Among Us gamers, it does assist cross-play, and it makes taking part in with your folks fairly easy.
Among Us is presently obtainable on the PC platform via Steam and itch.io and is on cell units via the App Store and Google Play. Regardless of which platform you’re taking part in on, you possibly can simply play with others through cross-play. Thanks to the character of the game and its easy controls, there aren’t any platform benefits both, so gamers shall be on a degree taking part in area no matter what platform they’re on.
To make the cross-play function even simpler to make use of, it requires no further steps aside from what gamers would already do to hop right into a game on one platform. If you wish to play with your folks, you merely enter the room code like regular to place you all in the identical game. You might all the time hop right into a random game if you’d like and your folks aren’t round, however given the occasion game nature of Among Us, it’s higher performed with buddies.
Outside of the cell and PC platforms, you don’t have to fret about Among Us cross-play wherever else proper now for the reason that game isn’t obtainable on consoles. There’s an opportunity that it might in the future come to the PlayStation four or Xbox One platforms, however that’s one thing the developer has solely regarded into at this level.
Forest Willard, the co-founder of Among Us creator InnerSloth, not too long ago addressed the subject of console variations of the game and mentioned it was one thing the workforce was “starting to talk about.”
“But we’d have to write a system for quick comms,” Willard mentioned not too long ago. “It’d basically be for randoms, like Rocket League. I don’t know if we’d be able to implement console voice chat or not. I know one of the first things we’d want to add is a friend’s list-type account system because it’s real hard to do anything without that shit.”
Among Us no less than helps cross-play for the obtainable cell and PC platforms although, so you should definitely benefit from that function no matter what platform you and your folks are on subsequent time you play.