Vision is the area around a player in which other players and dead bodies can be seen. Visually, this is represented by areas that are outside of a player's vision being shaded.
The vision of players are set at a certain radius around them but is obstructed by walls and closed doors. Players that are right next to a closed door may be visible to players on the opposite side. Some objects within walls, such as windows or glass, allow players to see through them. Vision around corners is limited to a straight line tangent to the corner.
Crewmates and Impostors can be given different levels of vision in the game options. The lowest possible vision is 0.25× and the highest being 5×. During the Fix Lights Sabotage, Crewmates' vision is limited whereas Impostors' vision is not. Ghosts have unlimited vision and can see through all objects and walls.
Vision only affects the visibility of players and dead bodies. It does not affect the visibility of doors, including their animations and whether they are closed or open, or vent animations. Because only the animation itself is visible, if the vent does not have an animation, such as the vents on Polus, nothing will be visible when it is used outside of a player's vision.
List of Transparent Walls
|MIRA HQ||Doors to Balcony||Fully transparent; occupied space is always viewable, regardless of vision|
|MIRA HQ||Glass wall on right side of Reactor||Transparent from the hallway side|
|MIRA HQ||Glass wall on the left side of Laboratory||Transparent from the hallway side|
|Polus||Window at the top of Office, near the Emergency button||Fully transparent|
|Polus||Window at the bottom-right of Weapons||Fully transparent|
|Polus||Window at the bottom-right of Communications||Fully transparent|
|Polus||Window at the bottom of Storage||Fully transparent|
|Polus||Window at the top of Electrical||Fully transparent|
|Polus||Windows at the top of Specimen Room||Fully transparent|
|Polus||Windows between Admin and Specimen Room||Fully transparent|
- If Crewmate vision is set at 4.0× or higher, Fix Lights will have practically no effect on their vision.
- As of version 2020.11.17, there is a bug in the game where when a player's vision is at 0.25x (or lower because of lights being sabotaged), the sprites for the Decontamination doors on MIRA HQ are invisible. When a player presses against the south side of one of the doors, part of their sprite will be cut off by the seemingly invisible door.
- The Crewmate Vision and Impostor Vision settings used to have "Light" in the place of "Vision".
|Core Gameplay||Abilities · Locations · Maps · Personal map · Player speed · Task bar · Task list · Tasks · Vision|
|Meetings and Chats||Chat · Discussion · Ejection · Emergency meeting · Kick · Voting|
|Server Host||Ban · Options · Private · Public · Start|