Posted: 4 weeks ago, last updated 6 days ago.
Author: Andy Robertson.
These games are designed to mimic the official Among Us game although it offers 3D visuals. 10 players are tasked with performing tasks to maintain a space station while one or two of them are secret impostors who try and kill the others.
Unlike other survival games it’s not all about attacking other players. Anyone can call a meeting at any point in the game and then vote to remove other players from the game. If they manage to identify the impostors correctly the crew win. If the impostors survive they live on to kill again. In this Roblox version of the game you can earn badges, and purchase codes and fixes.
The game has the same elements as the official Among Us game, but lacks some of the more detailed features. There are fewer ways to observe the ship and the tasks are not as varied. Also there is no “fog-of-war” where you can’t see into a room if you are not in it. That said, for younger players this is a novel alternative. Also, Roblox games have a long history with this kind of challenge. Murder Mystery 2 pitted players against each other with an unknown attack in a similar way. Being a Roblox game, Impostor will be able to iterate its modes, rules, settings and general play style as the large community of players offers feedback to the developer.
Rating: PEGI 7+, ESRB EVERYONE 10+
Release Date: 17/09/2020
In-game purchases grant quicker access to items:
- Premium Items for 350 Robux
- Premium Colors for 100 Robux
Users Interact: The game enables players to interact and communicate with each other, so may expose players to language usually associated with older rated games.
How you can communicate with other players in the game and what options are available to customise and control this interaction.
Filtered Chat: Option to filter out profanity and/or sharing of personal information from online chat.
Windows has extensive accessibility features. Some, like colour correction, work with games. Lots of accessibility software can be used with PC games, from voice recognition to input device emulators. Xbox One has a system features, the excellent co-pilot share controls mode and adaptive controller support for all games. iOS has a very extensive suite of accessibility settings including ways to navigate with voice and comprehensive screen reading, though most of the features don't work with games... read more about system accessibility settings.
The following games are like Impostor. They address a similar topic or offer a similar way to play. They are good options to play next and also good alternatives to Impostor for younger age ratings.
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