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xQc claims he’s “done” with Among Us after receiving lots of hate

Published: 9/Oct/2020 1:15 Updated: 20/Oct/2020 10:36

by Tanner Pierce


Twitch streamer xQc has recently claimed that he is “done” with the popular online multiplayer game ‘Among Us,’ apparently due to people who clip out his reactions when he gets frustrated.

At this point, everyone knows that Among Us has skyrocketed in popularity. The online game on PC and mobile devices has quickly become the talk of the town, and so far it has shown no signs of slowing down, still being one of the top streamed titles on Twitch every single day.

Despite this consistent popularity among (no pun intended) players, there’s now one person who says he’s “done” with the game: streamer Félix Lengyel, better known by his online name ‘xQc.’

When most people hear that a Twitch streamer or YouTuber is leaving a certain popular game behind, it’s usually because that person doesn’t think it’s fun anymore for one reason or another. With xQc, on the other hand, the situation is a bit different, as he even outright says that he still “loves” the experience Among Us offers.

During a recent Twitch stream, Lengyel alluded that the reason he’s leaving the game behind is because of people who like to clip out his fails and frustrations when playing. While he didn’t outright say that this is the reason, all the evidence points to that being the case.

“A lot of livestream fails people, need hate in their life to guide them through their normal hurdles,” Lengyel said during the stream. “They need to feel something, they need to chase demons that aren’t there, to feel like their life is worth living, and since I won’t be playing anymore, they won’t have anything to clip anymore.”

While watching anyone fail at a video game can be a bit fun, it’s easy to see why xQc would decide to leave Among Us behind. Watching yourself show up on livestream fails consistently can’t be easy.

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Among Us cosplayer Danielle DeNicola takes sus to a new level

Published: 26/Oct/2020 15:49

by Lauren Bergin


A popular Twitch streamer has taken a very unique approach to an Among Us cosplay, and it’s getting some serious attention on Twitter. 

Among Us has certainly created a very unique legacy, with the tiny little astronaut characters becoming iconic in both the gaming universe and beyond. The popular party game has become a gaming classic, being streamed by everyone from YouTubers like Corpse Husband to political figures such as Alexandria Ocasio Cortez.

If Halloween was going ahead as normal this year, it’s pretty clear that thousands of tiny spacemen and spacewomen would be knocking upon their neighbour’s doors demanding candy in exchange for a tired joke.

However, just as Halloween isn’t quite as everyone expected this year, cosplay queen and Twitch streamer Danielle DeNicola interesting approach to her Among Us cosplay is pretty unexpected too.

Popular cosplayer and Twitch streamer Danielle DeNicola has created cosplay magic with her more lewd approach to the iconic Among Us spacesuit, sporting a cut out metallic blue bodysuit and matching space helmet. Her back is adorned with the backpack that has become so synonymous with the game, visible behind a wealth of blond locks.

While the Twitter video is only a snippet of a longer version, which is exclusive to Patreon, the artistry in the cosplay’s tiny details is evident. It’s clear as day that Danielle knows her craft and executes it flawlessly.

Twitter and Instagram react

With Danielle’s teaser trailer garnering an impressed 2.2k likes and a surge of comments and retweets, Danielle’s cosplay certainly blew up the Twitter sphere.

However, her Instagram showing is equally as impressive. The first instalment of a series of Among Us photographs collected a huge 16.9k likes, with the most viewed post of the series coming in at a colossal 18.7k likes.

Halloween is back

So,  while Halloween seems impossible due to the current global situation, Danielle has brought the fun of cosplay back into the spotlight.

While this year is different, it’s nice to see cosplayers like her showing that you can still have a good time. So is she the Imposter? Who’s to say. Either way, she’s doing a damn good job.