Here’s every thing we all know thus far concerning the new Among Us map.
Innersloth’s Among Us was one in every of 2020’s greatest success tales. The recreation had a staggering variety of gamers, purchased folks collectively through the pandemic and was in the end the supply of lots of laughs, mendacity and frustration. Back at The Game Awards final December, Geoff Keighly launched particulars on Among Us’ new map, titled Airship. While there hasn’t been an enormous quantity of particulars, right here’s every thing we all know thus far, and our greatest guess on when it’ll launch.
☀️ THE AIRSHIP – A brand new map coming early 2021 ☀️
Prepare yourselves, crewmates. This upcoming (free!) map will embrace:
🔹 all new duties
🔹 your alternative of what room to begin in
🔹 and extra?
But remember about these Impostors lurking round… pic.twitter.com/IU2HJGuyEY
— Among Us 💫 weekend!!! i sleep!!! (much less responses) (@AmongUsGame) December 11, 2020
What do we all know thus far?
Well, the map known as Airship and as you may guess, it’s set on an enormous pink airship. It’s been confirmed that there shall be a brand new shifting platform, designed to gradual gamers down and trigger some doubtlessly sticky conditions with the Imposters. Among Us’ new map will even embrace a spread of name new duties, ladders and extra. Players will even have the chance to decide on which room of the airship to begin their recreation off in.
The airship replace will even include a spread of recent costumes for gamers to decorate their little characters up in.
Innersloth has confirmed that the map shall be free for all gamers.
When is Among Us’ new map launch date?
At The Game Awards, it was confirmed that the brand new map could be hitting the sport in early 2021. While many gamers assumed that meant January, it clearly didn’t occur. Replying to a tweet within the early days of January, Innersloth did say that “early 2021 doesn’t just mean January ;)”. In a current replace, Innersloth additionally confirmed that the sport continues to be on observe to launch in early 2021, so hopefully, meaning there received’t be any delays. However, with the continued pandemic, there have been loads of improvement struggles throughout the trade, so some issues ought to by no means be dominated out.
That means although, that Among Us’ new map is probably going coming within the subsequent month or two, as a way to hit the early 2021 launch date they urged. When precisely will it drop? That’s all the way down to the builders to verify.
It’s early January and the Airship map is not right here but…can I ask when is the discharge date😅
— esthermudarikwa (@esthermudarikw1) January 6, 2021
Developer Update – 02/16/21
While issues have nonetheless been quiet across the Among Us Airship map, the builders have supplied followers with a small replace. Speaking simply after Valentine’s Day, Innersloth tweeted:
we all know you are excited for the replace and we’re *DYING* to get it to you, however there’s heaps deliberate and we do not wish to compromise on high quality for velocity.
thanks for studying and rising with us!!! it is nonetheless so bizarre that is actual lol
— Among Us 💫 weekend!!! i sleep!!! (much less responses) (@AmongUsGame) February 16, 2021
They’ve successfully confirmed what gamers already thought. There is LOTS coming with this new map and the builders wish to make it excellent. There’s nonetheless over a month till we hit the top of Q1 this 12 months when the replace is anticipated to drop and subsequently, you may’t blame the devs for taking on a regular basis they want.
Will there be an Among Us 2?
Initially, the builders of Among Us confirmed there could be an Among Us 2, nonetheless, they shortly backtracked on that. Instead, they’ve determined to focus improvement solely on the unique recreation and plan to proceed constructing on it for some time to return.