Embark on a surreal journey through the afterlife this spring in DE-EXIT - Eternal Matters

Embark on a surreal journey through the afterlife this spring in DE-EXIT - Eternal Matters

HandyGames shares exciting new trailer and release window for their upcoming voxel platformer during IGN Fanfest

Giebelstadt, Germany. 17th February 2023: International indie publisher HandyGames and Spanish developer SandBloom Studios are excited to reveal the release window for DE-EXIT - Eternal Matters, an atmospheric narrative adventure set in a warm voxel world. Coming Spring 2023 to PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S, DE-EXIT will take players on a cinematic journey through the afterlife to discover the secrets of a mysterious new world.

You may be dead, but death isn’t always the end. In DE-EXIT, players will awaken in the beautiful yet surreal Plane of Memory, a world full of unexpected encounters. They will embark on a journey full of fascinating allies and foes, learn and rest in warm environments, and explore and hide in cold ones. The goal? Discover the purpose of your journey, and take a moment to reflect on what lies beyond death.


  • Cinematic voxel experience - DE-EXIT embraces the clash of minimalistic voxel aesthetic and simple textures alongside complex cinematographic features, more realistic VFX, and even motion capture animation.
  • Journey into a new world - Begin a voyage full of questions, and broken worlds but hopeful people. Discover what happened to the Plane of Memory and help fix it.
  • Reflection on death and the afterlife - DE-EXIT opens the discussion around life after death, inviting players to enjoy a heartwarming ode to life.
  • Interactive storytelling - Set out in a thrilling journey where puzzles, stealth, platforming, and action work as tools to reinforce cinematography, story, and setting.

DE-EXIT - Eternal Matters arrives Spring 2023 on PC via Steam, GOG, and the Epic Games Store, as well as PS4, PS5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S. Wishlist DE-EXIT now to stay up to date with the latest news. You can find the DE-EXIT press kit here.

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About HandyGames

HandyGames is part of the THQ Nordic and Embracer Group family and operates as an international publisher for mid-sized projects and developers for a worldwide audience. HandyGames is an award-winning company that has produced and published games in a variety of genres for a diverse range of audiences and gameplay styles. Truly passionate about gaming, HandyGames strives for gameplay innovation, and has previously published titles such as Endling - Extinction is Forever, El Hijo, Townsmen, Scarf and more. 

About SandBloom Studio

Based in Barcelona, Spain, SandBloom Studio is a small development team behind the challenging action-adventure platformer EMMA: Lost in Memories, as well as the upcoming narrative adventure DE-EXIT - Eternal Matters. The studio’s goal is to create games that combine entertainment with a message that will accompany players for years to come, crafting experiences that provoke thought and bring something more to the table.

Über HandyGames

HandyGames™ is a THQ Nordic Company and part of the Embracer Group Family. We operate as an international indie game and premium mobile game publisher and developer for a global community of gamers.

Games are our passion. Since our founding at the turn of the millennium, we have been steadily evolving our company and portfolio to publish and produce award-winning titles for cutting-edge consoles, PC, and VR, as well as premium mobile games from great teams around the world.

We are proud of our ever-growing and colorful portfolio - from hilarious games for the whole family to deep and sometimes dark topics presented in an interactive format. Games are and always will be entertainment media, but we firmly believe they are capable of much more.

HandyGames is at home in beautiful Giebelstadt in Northern Bavaria, close to the Franconian university and city of Würzburg and a proud part of the German and European gaming scene. Always on track towards lasting growth, we have significantly expanded our office space to create room for up to 120 colleagues and look forward to continuing to successfully shape the future of the international games industry as a sustainable employer.

As a team, we stand united against any form of discrimination. Regardless of sexual, cultural, or ethnic identity, we try to ensure that everyone feels welcome at HandyGames. It is very important to us to help new colleagues who move to our beautiful Franconian home to find like-minded interest groups, even outside their work environment.
No matter who you are, you're part of the family and we got your back.



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