How To Play Among Us On PC
Among Us, a successful game on Android, you know! But if now you want to play on PC too, we’ll teach you! In this article, we provide a short tutorial on how to play Among Us on a PC or laptop for free With Or Without an Emulator using BlueStacks 4. This is the safest and most free way for you to hunt.
With more than 100 million downloads (added Steam and mobile versions), “Among Us” is certainly one of the most popular games today. Unsurprisingly, the title managed to conquer a base of 3.8 million active players, according to developer Innersloth.
This game, apart from being available for Android (Google Play) and iOS (App Store), can also be played on a PC, and with the possibility of crossplay, i.e. the same round can be played from either of these games.
And how do you play Among Us on a PC or laptop? There are two ways: via the Android emulator (free form) or Steam (paid form). Below, we teach you step-by-step how to play “Among Us” on your computer, free and paid.
The minimum requirements for playing Among Us on PC are very light and not demanding.
At least it is necessary:
- Computer with Windows 7 and SP1 installed
- Any processor with SSE2 support – from Pentium 4
- 1GB RAM
- 250MB of disk space
- All video cards are DirectX 10 compatible
1. How to Play Among Us on PC for Free
To play Among Us for free on PC, you’ll need an Android emulator. In the tutorial below, we will use BlueStacks as an example.
Download and install BlueStacks 4
BlueStacks 4 is the best Android emulator for PC. Apart from being the most reliable, it’s also the easiest to use. So the first step is to download it. You can do this by clicking here.
Now that you have downloaded it, simply install BlueStacks 4 on your PC. This whole process shouldn’t take more than 5 minutes! When the installation is complete, click on the application icon, which will be on the desktop to open it.
Install Among Us
As soon as you open BlueStacks 4, a screen will open where you will see the Google Play Store. Just click on the icon so you can access the shop.
Once in the shop, look for a suitable field for the name of the game: Among Us. When you find the game, just press the green button to install it. The game isn’t even up to 60 MB, which means the download will be pretty fast.
Learn about PC controls and commands
Step 3 is the easiest, obviously, because you just play the game as if it were on your android. The game is the same, from gameplay to features. What distinguishes it is the control and command characters:
- Move up: W or mouse
- Move down: A or mouse
- Move left: S or mouse
- Move right: D or mouse
- Action: Space
- Map: Tab
- Report: E
- Kill: Q
- Open chat: C
- Send message: Enter
But if you want, you can change all the buttons used for each function!
2. How to Play Among Us on PC Without Emulator Via Steam (paid mode)
Created by Valve Corporation, Steam is a platform for distributing digital games to computers. Through this application, you can buy several games (free and paid) such as ‘Counter Strike’, ‘Dota 2’, ‘Rocket League’, and others.
If you are among those who like to support game developers, choose this tutorial. For the process, you must have an account on the platform. If you don’t have access yet, register and download the software.
After installing on your computer, follow the steps below to Play Among Us on a PC without an emulator.
1. Access your Steam account and open the “Store” tab.
2. Type “Among US” in the search field and click on the first suggested option.
3. You will be taken to a page with game information and system requirements. On Steam, “Among Us” costs INR 159. If you choose to make a purchase, add a title to your cart and continue.
4. Now, you can choose to add the game to your library or present the game to a friend.
5. Finally, select the desired payment method to complete the purchase.
After the purchase is complete, the game will be added to the library. Now, just download and call your friends for a game together.
How to play Among Us
To play Among Us, it is necessary to understand that two types of roles must be played and to find out how to behave in each of these roles.
- How to become a crew member in Among Us: need to survive to the end of the game, need to solve problems and tasks, need to properly accuse con artists
- How to become a con artist in Among Us: you have to kill the whole crew, you need to sabotage locations, you have to avoid accusations
However, the paper is secret. They have revealed at the start of every match and only the player himself knows the role. If you have more than one con artist, all of them will be revealed to each other, but only to each other.
During the match, the scammer can kill crew members. Ideally, you should do this invisibly. If a crew member finds a body, it’s important to notify the others – and the meeting begins.
The meeting takes place within the game itself, with the chat located in the upper right corner of the screen. There, everyone will exchange accusations and opinions about who the con man is in the group. In the end, each participant has the opportunity to choose a suspect or skip the vote.
If a participant receives a majority vote, he or she will be kicked out and out of the game. If he is a crew member, he becomes a ghost. If it’s a con, the crew wins.
After being unfairly killed or expelled from the group, the player can still participate as a ghost, but no longer interacts with the group during the conversation and can only perform limited actions.
On a PC, the Among Us command on the keyboard and mouse is:
- Arrows or AWSD: walk around the map
- E key or space: use / activate
- Q: kill (imposter only)
- R: inform about body
- Mouse: only to solve minigames and men
For cell phones, the orders are scattered on the screen, according to the required task. In addition to a virtual joystick to move your character.
That’s all we share tips on how to play among us on a pc or laptop for free. Hopefully, these tips can be useful for all of you and don’t forget to share your friends.
Mustafa Al Mahmud is the Founder and CEO of Gizmo Concept and also a professional Blogger, SEO Professional as well as Entrepreneur. He loves to travel and enjoy his free moment with family members and friends.