The social deception recreation Among Us obtained a brand new replace that launched a Quickchat function, giving gamers a collection of prompts to select from for extra environment friendly communication. Developer Innersloth additionally teased that information concerning the “massive replace” is coming “quickly.”
The studio revealed Amongst Us’ new function on Twitter with a photograph showcasing the way it works. When opening the in-game chat menu, gamers will likely be greeted by a couple of totally different prompts associated to numerous actions like accusing and responding. Innersloth stated this function is an “simpler, sooner, and safer choice to play when you’re utilizing textual content chat.” It’s going to even be a boon for individuals who need to talk however favor to not use their voice or the in-game textual content chat system.
hey Crewmates, small function✨
we have simply added Quickchat (v 2021.2.21) – that is a better, sooner and safer choice to play when you’re utilizing textual content chat! extra information in recreation.
i do know u’re ready for the massive replace information too. the ball is rolling, promise i am going to get u extra information quickly! 🙏 pic.twitter.com/16ZDIwmWGt
— Amongst Us (@AmongUsGame) March 5, 2021
There are a couple of other ways to speak in Amongst Us, together with chatting by way of an exterior program like Discord. The brand new Quickchat function will complement these strategies. It’s going to give gamers much more choices to speak and strategize with one another in-game.
Alongside releasing this replace, Innersloth reiterated that “the ball is rolling” on the “massive replace,” which can function the Airship map. The studio stated extra data is coming “quickly.” Innersloth additionally famous that “different edits to the [game’s] system” are taking place.
Innersloth mentioned why updates for Among Us are taking longer than expected in January 2021, saying the sport’s sudden recognition centered the studio to “streamline issues.”