Despite not knowing how to play the game, we are sure she will quickly figure it out since she is a gamer.
AOC is no stranger to video games - she's been a League of Legends player since college and recently attempted to pass legislation that aimed to restrict the United States Armed Forces' recruiting avenues on Twitch and similar platforms. "(I've never played but it looks like a lot of fun)" and following up with a "Who would you want to watch in a game together?" very genuinely looking for a good group to play with. As of right now, there is no other game being watched more on the online streaming site.
AOC replied shortly after that "I'll set up an account and get some streaming equipment today". If ever there was a streamer who probably should be involved in playing Among Us with a politician, it's Hasan. The game is a delightfully mysterious murder story that takes place in a spaceship of up to 10 players and has given people who spend more time than usual at home a chance to enjoy some time together nearly.
Among us is a social deduction game similar to mafia where the 2 teams, crewmates and imposters try to outwit each other.
On Monday, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez put out a call on Twitter for people to play the explosively popular video game "Among Us" as part of a get out the vote effort, and everyone from Twitch streamer Pokimane to beauty influencer James Charles wanted in.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) talking throughout a listening to of the Home Oversight and Reform Committee on August 24, 2020.
" AOC hasn't given an exact time yet but says she's "hoping to go live" tonight".
Last week, Democratic candidate Joe Biden's campaign launched a virtual field office in Animal Crossing: New Horizons;; In September, the campaign released Biden-Harris characters in-game.
AOC isn't the first person in her party to use video games to reach potential voters.