AOC getting out the vote through Among Us stream feat. Pokimane, HasanAbi

Ruben Fields
October 21, 2020

On Monday, Ocasio-Cortez invited her 9 million-plus Twitter followers to join her on the gaming app to boost civic engagement in the presidential election. (She is also known to be impressive League of Legends Player.) In the past few weeks, Between us - a party game where players work together to find a saboteur - has become a massive hit on Twitch and Mobile.

Earlier today, AOC tweeted "Anyone want to play Among Us with me on Twitch to get out the vote? (I've never played but it looks like a lot of fun)", Ocasio-Cortez tweeted.

For many who should not conscious of what Amongst Us is-where have you ever been?-it's a web-based multiplayer sport developed by American studio Inside Sloth. In the game, the gameplay takes place on a spaceship.

Announcing the idea on Twitter, Ocasio-Cortez will be playing Among Us on Twitch to stream and communicate with viewers, though it is now unknown who else will participate in the popular online multiplayer social deduction game.

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Among us is a social deduction game similar to mafia where the 2 teams, crewmates and imposters try to outwit each other.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is in the process of getting a game of Among Us started in an effort to spread a message to US citizens to go out and vote this November. In July, AOC announced on Twitter she had reached Silver 3 rank, adding her favorite characters to play in the game are Sona, Janna, and Lux; and that she plays a support role.

You possibly can watch AOC's Twitch stream of Amongst Us and who will be a part of her on her official channel. Orange Mussolini, Donald Trump, has 143,000.

Other politicians have used video games as a way to connect with young people as well, such as Andrew Yang and Bernie Sanders using Twitch, or the Biden campaign building a virtual island in the game Animal Crossing, which players can visit and learn more about the candidate and get voting information.

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