Published on January 12th, 2022
Online Multiplayer game “Among Us” which became popular in 2020, and now it looks like the franchise wants to expand to other mediums of Entertainment including manga.
A Twitter user, Manga Mogura who post new information on upcoming manga and light novels, confirmed that Among Us video game will be adapted into a manga series. The first chapter of the series will be released in February 2022 in Bessatsu Corocoro issue #4.
Fans on social media have welcomed this news, hoping that one day it will be adapted into an anime series as well. This is not the first time that a video game has been turned into a comic medium. previously it was announced that Assassin’s Creed video game franchise will be turned into a manhwa series.
Among Us is a game of teamwork and betrayal, which takes place on a spaceship. 4 to 15 players can play at the same time. One of the crew members is an impostor whose mission is to kill everyone, all the other players have a mission to find the impostor before that. The game was released in 2018, however, it became popular in 2020, even becoming the Play Station most downloaded game in Dec 2021. The game is free to play on Mobile and PC.
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