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Impostor (Roblox) Review


Posted: 12 months ago, last updated 6 days ago.

Author: @GeekDadGamer and Jo Robertson.


Impostor is a space survival game like Among Us. It is a community created version of that official game on Roblox as Impostor, but also on Minecraft as a couple of minigames called Among Us and Impostor. The Roblox game is a version of Among Us for Xbox consoles (along with PC, smartphones and tablets). The Minecraft Among Us and Impostor minigame works on PC and Mac.

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.

DetailsGame Details

Content Rating: PEGI 7

Release Date: 17/09/2020

Price: Free

Platforms: Mac, PC, Xbox One and iOS

Genres: Action, Open World and Puzzle

Accessibility: 1 feature

Developer: @InnerslothDevs


Duration: It takes between 2 minutes and 5 minutes to play a round of this game. Depending on how quickly you identify the impostor.
Players: You can play this with 10 players online.



XBox Store Xbox One Free
Steam Store PC Free
Steam Store Mac Free
App Store iOS Free
This game is free to play. Additional in-game purchases are offered for items that enhance the experience.  

You will need Xbox Live Gold (must be 18 to subscribe, then configure family accounts for younger players) to play online with Xbox One. In-game purchases grant quicker access to items:
  • Premium Items for 350 Robux
  • Premium Colors for 100 Robux

Age RatingsAge Ratings

Content Rating

This game has been rated PEGI 7.
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.

Roblox is rated PEGI 7 and ESRB 10. But this rating doesn’t apply to these games that have been created by the users.


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