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Among Us cross-play: how to play with friends across platforms

Looking to call your friends on different platforms sus? Here's everything Xbox and PlayStation players need to know about Among Us crossplay.

Among Us cross-play: Four Among Us characters sit and play a game on different platforms together

There’s nothing better than calling your friend out correctly in a game of Among Us after spotting them pretending to do tasks with their fellow crewmates. With the hit whodunnit game on several platforms, many players want to catch their pals in the act, even if they’re not on the same console or device as them.

Well, we’ve got good news for you. Among Us features full cross-play, spanning every platform it’s currently released on, including PlayStation and Xbox consoles.

Does Among Us have cross-play?

Yes, there is cross-play in Among Us. Right now, players on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Android, iOS, PC, and Nintendo Switch can all play together online.

How to you set up Among Us cross-play?

If you’re looking to make use of Among Us cross-play features and invite your friends to play, don’t worry – it’s simple. All you’ll need to do is make sure everyone is on the same server.

Then, from there, one person will need to create a game as the host, tinker with the settings, and confirm them. Once that’s done, the host will spawn in the spaceship’s waiting room and a lobby code will be displayed bottom left. To join a game, all you need to do is enter that code.

Among Us cross-play: Among Us characters chase each other around an Xbox Series X

Can you turn off Among Us cross-play?

Unlike other games, you cannot turn off cross-play in Among Us. This is mainly because there are no real advantages or disadvantages to playing on one device or another due to the nature of the game. As such, there’s an even playing field on Among Us and cross-play allows Inner Sloth to keep its player base healthy.

So there you have it, everything you need to know about Among Us cross-play. Now you’ll be able to play with your friends, regardless of platform, in style.