‘Among Us’: Most downloaded mobile game globally in 2020

The previous year (2020) can be called a golden year for ‘Among Us’ which is a mystery-party-action game.  Because, globally; this game has become the most downloaded game on both; on iOS app stores as well as on Android, of the year 2020. It is notable that ‘Among Us’ has acquired this achievement by beating out famous games such as Roblox and PUBG Mobile.

Apptopia has released the data which informs that globally ‘Among Us’ has garnered  264 million downloads and in the US it garnered 41 million downloads. With 227 million downloads Subway Surfers got the second position. The third position goes to Garena Free Fire (218 million downloads); while PUBG Mobile (which has been banned in India) was at number four spot (175 million downloads) in the top ten games of the year 2020. Additionally, the Sensor Tower data also reveals that ‘Among Us’ was globally the most downloaded mobile game in the month of November (2020). Among Us

Is ‘Among Us’ an educational game?

‘Among Us’ is an online multiplayer deduction game. In this game, the spaceship crew members work together to complete tasks. They (the spaceship crew members) root out imposters before they are virtually killed, become a hit on Twitch. Mind you, in India; it is a very popular game among the kids. Moreover, its popularity increased unexpectedly and swiftly during the Covid-19 lockdown in the country (India).

It is also noteworthy that this popular game ‘Among Us‘ clocked 53.2 million installs, and it represented the fifty times increase from the month of November 2019. The game will be released for – Xbox One, Xbox series S, as well as, Xbox series X, and  Xbox Game Pass for the console in the year of 2021 – confirms Microsoft. Actually, it is Twitch which has played a vital role in touching it ( the game) the zenith of popularity.