The latest map for the common Mafia-style sport, Among Us, launched March 31. It’s the sport’s greatest map but, and as gamers have found, it’s allowed for the builders to cover loads of secrets and techniques in its nooks and crannies, together with Easter eggs. We determined to spherical up a few of the coolest ones we’ve seen, which embrace references to franchises like Super Smash Bros. and Halo.
Let’s begin off by explaining one thing; The total airship is a reference and homage to The Henry Stickmin Collection, which is a repackaging of common flash video games created by Marcus Bromander (also referred to as Puffballs United), an artist and animator at Innersloth. The airship from Among Us has the very same design as the Toppat Clan Airship, which is a world prison syndicate from the Stickmin sequence.
One of the most noticeable references is on show, actually. Perusing the vault you’ll discover all types of goodies, like this Bloodblade from Halo. The sword on the ship has the identical actual design, a dual-tipped crimson blade and round hilt. While no Imposter presently wields this sword, it’s a pleasant contact for a sport that got here to Xbox One and Xbox Games Pass considerably just lately.
Super Smash Bros.
The airship has an homage to certainly one of the most well-known online game programs of all time, Final Destination from the Super Smash Bros. franchise. It’s hanging on the north wall of the vault, although two Foxes are noticeably absent from the portray.
This one requires a pointy eye, but it surely’s additionally in the vault. If you stroll to the left of the room you’ll discover what seems to be to be a blue backpack sitting on the floor. If you examine intently, it’s not any outdated junk sitting about, there’s an enormous beak underneath the backpack! A blue backpack and fowl level to the notorious duo from Banjo-Kazooie. But it does make me marvel, what occurred to Kazooie?
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
In the armory, we see tons of weapons, however when you stroll south, you’ll discover a set of weapons of a unique selection. There’s a pair of sai, a katana, nunchucks, and a bo employees. The weapons and the colours on them match up with the members of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles — Leonardo, Raphael, Donatello, and Michelangelo.
Various traditional work
Speaking of classical artists, there’s extra than simply basic popular culture references. The partitions are additionally embellished with classical work like Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa and Vincent Van Gogh’s Starry Night.
If there’s one factor that’s nice about maps in Among Us, it’s all the little methods it manages to squeeze character into the little particulars of the maps. Whether it’s trash laying out or humorous little decorations on the wall, this world has simply been a pleasure to discover and all these particulars simply endear us to the sport all the extra.