In September 2021, there was news that a line of inflatable Crewmate costumes were released. Do you want to have this costume? If so, but you do not know where to buy it, you can read the explanation below about this costume.
Buying Among Us Costumes
As explained earlier, Among Us costumes were released and it comes in two sizes including adult size and kids size. Here is the post made by Among Us Twitter account on September 16th, 2021:
“roll up into the finest establishments with our new Among Us costumes @toikido1. U can grab these on Amazon, Walmart, HMV, and other retailers globally! Be!! The Spacebean!!!”
The costumes are made from polyester and they collaborated with the toy company, Toikido, which is based in London to make the costumes. It comes in 4 colours and as explained on the GeekWire site that the costumes self-inflate using an included battery-operated fan. The size of the adult version of this costume is five feet, nine inches. In the costumes, there are holes for your arms, but it seems that they cannot reach very far in front of you. When you wear this costume, it is better for you to wear matching clothes so that you can stay truly camouflaged.
If you buy the adult version, you will see that it has a visor with a mirror effect where it can help you hide who you are. Meanwhile, the kid version of this costume has a mesh one so that you are able to see who is wearing the costume.
You are able to find this costume on Amazon and the price is $49.99 for the adult version and for the kids version the price of the costume is $39.99.
Official Among Us Twitter account posted that the costumes were available for online sale on Amazon, and Party City, but all of them sold out of their stock at that time in about 30 minutes and at that time a resupply was in the works.
How about now? Are Among Us costumes available? If you visit Amazon, you are able to find it and here is the description about Among Us costume based on Amazon.
- The material of this costume is 98% polyester, 1% PVC, 1% Electronic component.
- It is one size which can fit all and it is unisex costume which can fit adults up to 5 feet 9 Inch or 180 cm tall. It is available in 4 colours including red, yellow, pink, and black. This costume is breathable and comfortable with slits for hands and zipper. The metallic PVC Visor gives clear visibility out and there is mirrored effect so that crewmates will not be able to identify you.
- The costume is self-inflated in minutes by using the included battery-operated fan.
- It is the official branded cosplay of hit online multiplayer game Among Us.
About Among Us
Among Us is an online multiplayer social deduction game which was released in 2018. The developer and publisher of this game is Innersloth. The inspiration of this game is from the party game Mafia and the science fiction horror film entitled The Thing. In Among Us games, players are permitted to cross-platform play.
Among Us was released firstly on iOS and Android devices in June 2018. After that, exactly in November 2018, the game was released on Windows. In December 2020, the game was ported to the Nintendo Switch and then in December 2021 on the PS4, PS5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S.
The setting of this game is in the space theme and there, players look like colourful armless cartoon astronauts. Then, The Skeld spaceship was released so that there are three other maps which have been added in later years. Those maps are the skyscraper “MIRA HQ”, the “Polus” planetary station, and “The Airship”.
In this game, every player has one of two roles. Most of them become Crewmates and there is a small number who play Impostors. The Crewmates have a goal to identify and vote out the Impostors or to complete all the tasks around the map. Meanwhile, the Impostors have a goal to covertly sabotage the mission by killing the Crewmates before they are able to complete all their tasks or by triggering a disaster which is not able to be resolved.
As explained on Wikipedia, as of September 2020, the game was estimated by Steam Spy to have more than 10 million owners on Steam. The Associated Press also noted that the game became the most downloaded app on the iOS App Store for iPhones and iPads in October 2020. SuperData Research reported that this game had roughly 500 million players around the world as of November 2020. This game also became one of the best selling games of 2020 on Steam where it was listed in the platinum category on The Year’s Top 100 list. In December 2020, the Nintendo Switch version’s launch sold 3.2 million digital units and it became the highest-earning version of the game for the month and one of the best-selling games on the Nintendo Switch.
In May 2021, this game was offered as a free game on the Epic Games Store during one week. In the weeks before, the average daily player was around 350,000 and then it jumped over 2 million players during the giveaway. As explained on Wikipedia, on June 29th, 2021, Innersloth made a report on Twitter that during the free promotion on Epic Game Store, at least 15 million copies were claimed.
Among Us received a number of awards and here are some of them.
- This game won Golden Joystick Awards 2020 for Breakthrough Award on November 24th, 2020.
- This game won The Game Awards 2020 for Best Mobile Game and Best Multiplayer Game on December 10th, 2020.
- This game was nominated to win Steam Awards 2020 for Labor of Love Award on January 3rd, 2021.
- This game won Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards for Favorite Video Game on March 13th, 2021.
- This game won Webby Awards 2021 for Breakout of the Year on May 18th, 2021.
- And some more.
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