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Launch date revealed.

July 19, 2022

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Author: 11 bit studios

The true weight of life's choices take centre stage in this narrative drama unfolding during the tense days of the 1960s Cold War crisis


Warsaw, Poland - July 19th, 2022 South of the Circle, a gripping narrative gem from BAFTA-winning studio State of Play, will be coming to PC (Steam, GOG), Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, and PlayStation 4 on August 3rd. Another meaningful title powering 11 bit studios’ publishing portfolio, you can check out the tension-filled date reveal trailer below:


South of the Circle, date reveal trailer: 



Follow the path of South of the Circle’s protagonist, Peter, as he is led into the frozen nooks of Antarctica. There, at the crossroads of the past and present clashing inside his mind, he must not only fight for his survival but also contemplate his entire life and the choices he’s made along the way. South of the Circle’s cinematic story is set during the Cold War era of the 1960s and brought to life thanks to a star-studded voice-acting cast, including Anton Lesser (“Game of Thrones”, “Star Wars: Andor”), Gwilym Lee (“Bohemian Rhapsody”), Olivia Vinall (“The Woman in White”), Richard Goulding (“The Crown”), Adrian Rawlins (“Chernobyl”), and Michael Fox (“Downton Abbey”).


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About 11 bit studios

A collective of talented developers and skillful publishers reaching millions of hardcore gamers all driven by the creation of meaningful entertainment. We’re seeking experienced dev teams to form publishing partnerships with – teams with which we share an artistic sensibility, and the desire to create thought-provoking games while maintaining a smart business approach to the process.


About State of Play

Makers of lovingly crafted games and animations. Established in 2008, State of Play’s work has won a number of international awards including a BAFTA for Artistic Achievement for the handmade puzzle adventure game Lumino City and an Apple Design Award for iOS game INKS. Studio also made the puzzle game KAMI and its BAFTA-nominated sequel KAMI 2.

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