Socially distanced social games
Among Us (5/5 stars)
Among Us is a murder mystery style online game set in a space-themed area with two roles: imposters and crewmates. There can be one to three imposters that are running around trying to murder all of the crew members. The crew members must figure out who the imposters are before they kill everyone or complete all the tasks located throughout the map. The developer Innersloth has Among Us available for download on its website and Steam. It is also completely free for iPhones and Android devices.
UNO (4/5 stars)
UNO is a classic party card-styled game that can be enjoyed with friends and family through its fast-paced gameplay. Each game has different cards and symbols that help players advance to victory. Each player in the game employs different strategies and tactics in order to work with other players to win or sabotage others. A player wins by having no cards left in their hand. UNO is available on the Ubisoft Store and Steam’s website.
Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout (4/5 stars)
Fall Guys is an exhilarating battle royale online game which includes over 60 players who try not to get eliminated by either jumping and running through obstacles. Throughout this process, they can knock over other players to finish the current level. Each time you pass a level there becomes less and less players, increasing the chances of winning. Fall Guys is available for purchase on Steam or from the Playstation Store.
By Samuel Au, News editor
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