23 April 2024
Games Technology

The Amongst Us Animated Present’s Forged Is Stacked

The red Among Us character says "shhh" to the camera.

Picture: InnerSloth

Should you didn’t know or, like me, fully jettisoned the knowledge out of your mind, standard social deduction sport Amongst Us is getting an animated collection by the use of CBS Studios. As we speak, Variety reported the collection’ solid, and it’s completely stacked with expertise, together with actors from some large franchises like The Lord of the Rings and The Final of Us.

In accordance with Selection, Randall Park (Contemporary Off the Boat), Yvette Nicole Brown (Group), Elijah Wooden (Lord of the Rings), and Ashley Johnson (The Final of Us) will lead the animated collection when it launches. No channel or streaming service is presently hooked up to the mission. CBS Eye Animation Productions is engaged on the present in collaboration with Amongst Us developer InnerSloth, whereas Titmouse, the studio behind Massive Mouth, will function the animation studio.

The character descriptions are tongue-in-cheek and suggest the present may need a office comedy factor to it. Park will voice “Crimson,” the captain of the spaceship the crew works on, who’s described as a “people-pleaser” and “blowhard” who “failed upwards.” Johnson will voice “Purple,” the ship’s chief of safety, who approaches conditions with “suspicion” and “sarcasm.” Brown is about to play “Orange,” a “spineless company shill who works for the corporate’s HR and can hearth an individual “over electronic mail.” Lastly, Wooden shall be “Inexperienced,” an unpaid intern who’s simply “completely happy to be there” and will get paid in pizza.

Primarily based on these descriptions and that solid of expertise, I’m far more stoked for an Amongst Us present than I assumed could be potential. Like everybody else, I performed the sport throughout the early days of the pandemic, nevertheless it didn’t follow me, regardless of being a cultural phenomenon. However seeing these names and getting the sense of the office comedy vibe sounds prefer it’s chatting with extra than simply the youngsters who’ve made the sport a meme. Plus, I’ll watch something with Johnson in it.

Proper now, there’s no definitive launch window, however provided that the collection doesn’t have a channel or streaming service hooked up to it but, that’s not shocking.