How to Install and Play Among Us on a Chromebook

As we all know, Among Us has taken the world by storm and everyone wants to play this raging deception game. The game was first launched on Android and iOS and now you can play it on Windows, Xbox, and Nintendo Switch as well. The insane popularity of this game has also reached Chromebook users and many are wondering if you can play Among Us on a Chromebook. Well, to find the answer, follow along and find out how you can play Among Us on a Chromebook.

Play Among Us on a Chromebook (January 2021)

Here, we have mentioned multiple ways to play Among Us on a Chromebook. Even if you don’t have support for Play Store on your school Chromebook, you can very well play Among Us and without any issues. So go ahead and click on the link below to find a desirable guide for you.

Play Among Us on a Chromebook with Play Store Support

Before I move to the steps, let me clarify that this method is only applicable to Chromebooks that have Play Store support. So it’s obvious that you won’t be able to install Among Us on school-issued Chromebooks through the Play Store. If you want to play Among Us on a school-issued Chromebook then go through our next section.

1. If you have not used Android apps on Chromebook before then open Settings and turn on Google Play Store. It will allow you to use the Play Store on your Chromebook and install Android apps.

Play Among Us on a Chromebook with Play Store Support

2. Next, search for Among Us (Free, offers in-app purchases) on Play Store and install it right away.

3. Now, open Among Us from Play Store or from the App Drawer and there you have it. You can play Among Us in multiplayer mode with online players or create an offline crew. So in just three easy steps, you can play Among Us on a Chromebook through the Play Store.

Play Among Us on a Chromebook Without Play Store Support (School-issued)

Those users who have a school-issued Chromebook can easily play Among Us through GeForce Now cloud gaming service. You need to buy the game on Steam and you can straight away play the game just on your browser. No need for Play Store or Linux support. And don’t worry if GeForce Now is not available in your region. Just follow the steps below and you will be able to play Among Us on school Chromebooks anywhere in the world.

1. Just go through our guide on how to run GeForce Now on a Chromebook and set up GeForce Now right away.

2. Now search for Among Us on GeForce Now and add it to your library.

3. Next, click on “Play” and you will be allotted a rig.

4. On the next page, log in to your Steam account and buy Among Us from its store. It just costs $5. Now, go ahead and play Among Us right on your browser.

Play Among Us on a Chromebook Through Linux

If cloud gaming is not for you then you can play Among Us natively on your Chromebook through the Linux container. You need to install the Linux version of Steam and then you will have to buy Among Us from Steam. Here is how to begin.

1. Open the Settings page and set up Linux on your Chromebook, if this is your first time using Linux on a Chromebook. Don’t worry, it won’t delete any data and you don’t need to move to any other update channel.

2. After that, click on this link and download the Linux Steam installer for your Chromebook. Now, double click on it and install the program. You can also go through our manual guide and learn how to install Steam on a Chromebook.

3. Next, open the App Drawer and search for Steam and open it.

4. Now, it will automatically download all the dependencies and libraries. After the update, you need to open Steam again from the App Drawer.

5. Once Steam is opened, log in to your account. Next, click on Steam at the top-right corner and go to Settings -> Steam Play -> Enable Steam Play for all other titles and click on “OK”.

6. Now, Steam will restart and you will be able to install Among Us on your Chromebook.

Play Among Us on a Chromebook for Free Through Wine

If you are looking to play Among Us for free on Chromebook and without Steam then you need to use Wine. It’s a compatibility layer that allows you to run Windows programs on a Linux system. So here is how to go about it.

1. First of all, set up Wine on your Chromebook.

2. Having done that, download the setup file from here. It has been extracted by Unix2Dos.

3. Now, extract the downloaded folder and move it to the Linux files section.

4. Next, open the Linux Terminal and run the below command.

cd Among.Us.v2020.9.9s/Among.Us.v2020.9.9s

5. Finally, execute the below command to run Among Us on Chromebook.

wine "Among Us.exe"

6. So this is how you can play Among Us on a Chromebook for free through the Wine emulation layer.

List of Popular Chromebooks

Our tutorial will work with all of the following Chromebooks. It is not an exhaustive list and is only here to serve as an example.

Brand NameModel Name
AcerAcer Chromebook 315
Acer Chromebook CB315-3H-C2C3
Acer Chromebook CB315-3HT-C296
Acer Chromebook CB315-3H-C4QE
Acer Chromebook CB315-2HT-44MJ
Acer Chromebook CB315-3HT-C3J0
Acer Chromebook CB315-3H-C5JS
Acer Chromebook CB315-3HT-C6XF
Acer Chromebook CB315-3H-C36A
Acer Chromebook CB315-3HT-C16B
Acer Chromebook 314
Acer Chromebook CB314-1H-C34N
Acer Chromebook CB314-1H-C66Z
Acer Chromebook CB314-1H-C02A
Acer Chromebook 311
Acer Chromebook CB311-9HT-C4UM
Acer Chromebook CB311-9H-C12A
Acer Chromebook 311 - CP311-3H-K5GD
Acer Chromebook CB311-9H-C7C8
Acer Chromebook Spin 713 - CP713-2W-79H3
Acer Chromebook 512 - C851-C1J7
Acer Chromebook 311 Touch - CB311-9HT-C4UM
Acer Chromebook Spin 311 - CP311-3H-K5GD
Acer Chromebox CXI3 - CXI3-I7V16GNKM4
Acer Chromebox CXI3 - CXI3-4GKM4
Acer Chromebox CXI3 - CXI3-4GNKM4
Acer Chromebook Spin 13 - CP713-1WN-51EA
Acer Chromebook Spin 713 - CP713-2W-79H3
Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 13 - CP713-1WN-76M7
Chromebook Spin 13 - CP713-1WN-813G
Acer Chromebook Spin 514
Acer Chromebook 311 C733-C0FK
Acer Chromebook CB314-1H-P7ZZ
ASUSASUS Chromebook C204EE
ASUS Chromebook C403NA
ASUS Chromebook Flip C214MA
ASUS Chromebook C203XA
ASUS Chromebook C202XA
ASUS Chromebook 14 C425TA
ASUS Chromebook Flip C434TA
ASUS Chromebook Flip C433TA
ASUS Chromebook Flip C302CA
ASUS Chromebook Flip C436FA
ASUS Chromebook C202SA
ASUS Chromebook C423NA
ASUS Chromebook C523NA
ASUS Chromebook C223NA
ASUS Chromebook Flip C101PA
GoogleGoogle Pixelbook Go GA00521-US
Google Pixelbook Go GA00519-US
Google Pixelbook Go GA00526-US
Google Pixelbook Go GA00124-US
Google Pixelbook Go GA00519-UK
Google Pixelbook Go GA00523-US
Google Pixel Slate C1A
HPHP Chromebook - 14a-na0003tu
HP Chromebook 11A G6 EE
HP Chromebook x360 12b-ca0010TU
HP Chromebook - 14a-na0002tu
HP Chromebook - 11-v010nr
HP Chromebook - 15-de0010nr
HP Chromebook - 14-db0030nr
HP Chromebook - 14-db0020nr
HP Chromebook - 15-de0015nr
HP Chromebook - 14a-na0097nr
HP Chromebook - 14a touch optional
HP Chromebook - 14-db0098nr
HP Chromebook 11a-nb0047nr
HP Chromebook 11a 11a-na0010nr
HP Chromebook 11a 11a-na0060nr
HP Chromebook 14A G5
HP Chromebook Enterprise 14A G5
HP Chromebook 11A G6 Education Edition PC
HP Chromebook 14A G5
HP Chromebook 11A G8 Education Edition
HP Chromebook x360 11 G3 EE
HP Pro c640 Chromebook
HP Chromebook 11A G8 Education Edition
HP Chromebook 14A G5 Notebook PC
HP Pro c640 Chromebook
HP Elite c1030 Chromebook
HP Pro c640 Chromebook Enterprise
HP Elite c1030 Chromebook Notebook PC
HP Pro c645 Chromebook
HP Chromebook x360 12b-ca0010nr
HP Chromebook x360 - 14c-ca0065nr
HP Chromebook x360 - 14b-ca0010nr
HP Chromebook x360 14a-ca0097nr
HP Chromebook x360 14c-ca0085nr
HP Chromebook x360 - 14ct-ca000
HP Chromebook 11 G1 Notebook PC 1NW60UT
HP Chromebook - 14-ca020nr
HP Chromebook 11 G6 Education Edition 3PD94UT
HP Chromebook x360 11 G1 EE - Customizable
LenovoChromebook Duet (10.1") 2 in 1
Lenovo 10e Chromebook Tablet
500e Chromebook 2nd Gen (11.6") Intel
300e Chromebook 2nd Gen (11.6")
100e Chromebook 2nd Gen (11.6")
14e Chromebook (14")
Chromebook C340 (11")
Chromebook C330 (11.6")
Yoga Chromebook (15.6")
Chromebook 3 (14”)
Lenovo Chromebook S345 (14”)
Chromebook Flex 3i (11”)
Chromebook Flex 5 (13”)
100e Chromebook 2nd Gen (11.6”) AMD
300e Chromebook 2nd Gen (11.6”) AMD
SamsungSamsung Galaxy Chromebook
Samsung Chromebook Plus (LTE)
Samsung Galaxy Chromebook 2
Samsung Chromebook 4+
Samsung Chromebook 4
Samsung Chromebook Plus (V2)
Samsung Chromebook 3
Samsung Chromebook Plus

Run Among Us on a Chromebook in Four Different Ways

So these are all the ways you can run Among Us on your Chromebook. No matter if you have Play Store or Linux support, you can get it working through the Android framework, Linux container, and of course, on the browser as well. So that is all from us. If you want to play more games like Among Us then go through our linked article. And if you are still facing any issue then let us know in the comment section below. We will surely try to help you out.

Comments 23
  • Zach Jewell says:

    is there an updated version of this?(2023). I got it to work through Wine, just since its the version from a year or 2 ago it needs updated in order to play. if anyone can help me out that’d be greatly appreciated.

  • seerat kailey says:

    how do you get it

  • stfu says:

    I am just joking

  • buhron says:

    it costs money tho

    • Sadman says:

      Just use linux

  • SmartMan says:

    It works, but the flaw is that you have to put cd Among.Us.v2020.9.9s instead of cd Among.Us.v2020.9.9s/Among.Us.v2020.9.9s I hope this helps to all those who are confused.

  • shelby says:

    this is a fake or something because its not working

  • shelby says:


    • Rude Guy says:

      bruh ur not suppose to download it -_-

  • norbert mcfarlane jr says:

    listen my teacher stupid boston public school is my admin i just your idea is stupid
    1.if your chormebook come from bps your chromebook will not allow it because of there are no cookies on google play anyway even if you try to do it you cant
    2.thanks chorium
    3.i want this game or try it anyway

  • Rob says:

    ive got it

    • Sadman says:

      Me too

  • buhron says:

    this is lie i cant set up geforce even i dont have linux beta or google play store

    • buhron is fucking stupid says:

      its not a lie you’re just retarded lol

      • stfu says:

        Not even its leterally not there lmao

  • LaKaylah Westbrook says:

    i must now how to get this downloaded on my chromebook!!! :0

  • breelyn18 says:

    im getting it to work !!!!!!!

  • cross says:

    How do I get among us for free on Chromebook?

  • Aaliyah says:

    i love among us i need help geting it please

    • Sadman says:

      Use linux

  • Kieran Teeple says:

    i love among us

    • kieran teeple says:

      me too

      • Sadman says:

        Me three

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