Representative Alexandria is looking for Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) among us Teammates. On Twitter, Ocasio-Cortez gave an open call for people to play “to get votes out”. In a follow-up tweet, he shared a twitch page for AOC with the note “Setting up!”
His tweet has already attracted the attention of streamers like Pokimne and Hassanabi. “It would be an honor,” Pokémon wrote. As Election Day 2020 closes, politicians turn to sports venues to reach potential voters.
Last week, Democratic candidate Joe Biden’s campaign created a virtual field office Animal Crossing: New Horizons; In September, the campaign released Biden-Harris signs at the game. Presidential candidates such as Bernie Sanders and Andrew Yang have used Twitch in an effort to reach younger voters.
Anyone want to play between us with me on Twitch to get votes? (I’ve never played but it sounds so fun)
– Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) October 19, 2020
Although Ocasio-Cortez appears to have responded to Pokémon and Hasanabi only as of publication time, personalities such as Greg Miller (who recently streamed from Biden) Animal cross Island), DrLupo, Neekolul, Felicia Day, and James Charles have all jumped into volunteer.
The Ocasio-Cortez game option is a strategic one. (He is also known to be a formidable League of Legends Player.) In the last few weeks, among us – A party game in which players find a saboteur to work together – massively hit Twitch and Mobile. The game has become so popular that developer Innerloth ended its plans for a sequel to focus on improving the original.
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