Between us is steadily making its way to consoles. While the breakout multiplayer hit of summer 2020 was initially only available for PC, iOS and Android, Innersloth is finally bringing it Between us to more platforms after his newfound success. A Nintendo Switch version appeared on December 15th after one Indie World ShowcaseAfter that, however, a version for Xbox One, Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X was confirmed.
If you’re an Xbox gamer waiting to finally see what it’s about Between usThis is all we know about the Xbox port of Between us so far.
When is the Between us Xbox release date?
While Among Us is already on the way Nintendo Switchthe Xbox version of the game has a more vague release window. The Xbox Wire A post confirming the console port revealed this Between us will be released sometime in for Xbox platforms 2021. Hopefully we won’t have to wait too long since the Nintendo Switch version of the game was released pretty quickly once it was released Between us on Xbox systems.
You could possibly plan its release alongside that new card come to the game. Each release should launch on all Xbox One, Xbox Series S, and Xbox Series X systems at the same time.
Is there a trailer for that Between us on Xbox?
As of December 2020, there will be no trailer for the Xbox ports of Between us was published. However, you can check out the latest trailer that introduces the game’s new map, as it shouldn’t look too different on Xbox One, Xbox Series S, and Xbox Series X.
What is Between us?
If you are not familiar Between usIt’s a simple casual game where scammers try to murder their co-workers while doing chores around a ship. The ultimate goal is not to get caught and during certain emergency meetings players must try to defend themselves or accuse others of being the cheater. It’s extremely easy to learn and play, and made the transition to the console easy.
will Between us for Xbox have new features?
The Xbox Wire Post confirming the Xbox versions of Between us I did not suggest that this new version of the game contain any special features or exclusive content. The Nintendo Switch version of the game contained nothing special and all versions of Between us must be compatible with each other so it is doubtful that the Xbox version of the game will be very different from the others.
It should be fully updated and content compatible with other versions of Between us at the start. Innersloth has also taken some steps to improve their account system in new updates that a developer has previously said was necessary for Among Us console ports to pass.
Xbox systems also support a unique mechanic that could fix one of the big problems with the Nintendo Switch port: entering a text chat. Xbox consoles currently support some keyboard and mouse games. While nothing has been confirmed yet, it is possible that Between us could provide keyboard and mouse support on Xbox to avoid the chat issues of the Nintendo Switch version of the game. Integrated party chat on Xbox consoles should also help work around this problem.
will Between us be available on Xbox Game Pass?
When Between us Xbox One, Xbox Series S, and Xbox Series X releases in 2021 will be available on Xbox Game Pass from day one. While the game is pretty cheap at just $ 5, you don’t even have to pay for it if you’ve subscribed to the Xbox service, which is like a Netflix for gaming. As long as it is on service, players can download and access the game at any time, or purchase it at a 20 percent discount.
If you have Xbox Game Pass Ultimate or Xbox Game Pass for PC, Between us is actually already part of the service. Game Pass owners have been able to download the game for free from the Windows Store since December 10th. Your progress should carry over to Xbox versions of the game when they release in 2021.
Between us will be released for Xbox One, Xbox Series S, and Xbox Series X in 2021.