Amongst Us builders InnerSloth defined via a weblog publish why new options have been taking time to be added to the sport. The 2018 multiplayer sport tasted nice reputation within the second half of 2020, one thing that the builders mentioned they weren’t anticipating. InnerSloth mentioned how the three-member workforce (now 4) tailored to the work and streamlined the method. Amongst Us will quickly get an replace that may let customers have accounts, a characteristic primarily focussed on moderation, the builders confirmed.
The InnerSloth workforce explained of their first developer’s replace of the yr that the elevated traction Among Us acquired in late 2020 meant that they’d to return to engaged on it after initially pondering it was finished. Two months have been spent in restructuring and determining new processes, and getting exterior companions to assist the workforce handle, as per the weblog publish.
Whereas the work meant time away from the sport, the Amongst Us builders mentioned that they believed this might make it simpler to develop the sport higher now and sooner or later. The small workforce additionally needed to take care of getting assist, certifications, and extra for bringing the sport on further platforms like Nintendo Change and Xbox. InnerSloth defined that hiring extra individuals to the workforce may have slowed down the method as a substitute of creating the event occur sooner.
Amongst Us was additionally launched on Nintendo Switch final month and there’s now an replace for a similar. The replace fixes just a few bugs, equivalent to some phrases getting blocked in chat, scrolling with the controller, and extra. Whereas shopping for cosmetics gadgets continues to be lacking from the sport on Change, the builders assured that it will likely be added at “some level.”
The sport is coming to Xbox One and Xbox consoles this yr as properly. Amongst Us will obtain a brand new Airship map early 2021. The map is touted to be an enormous one with new duties and rooms to discover; it’s primarily based on The Henry Stickmin Assortment, which can also be by the identical builders. The map was revealed throughout The Game Awards final yr, the place Amongst Us bagged awards for Greatest Multiplayer Sport and Greatest Cellular Sport.
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