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11 bit studios records

 Collection — Container: digital collection
Identifier: 119.3365
The 11 bit studios records are a digital collection of graphics, game screenshots, videos, fact sheets, and other digital materials relating to games This War of Mine (2014-2019), Beat Cop (2017), Frostpunk (2018), and Moonlighter (2018). Additional scope and content information can be found in the Contents List section of this finding aid.

The 11 bit studios records are arranged into four series. The digital files are accessible on-site at The Strong.


  • 2014 - 2019



The materials in this collection are in English.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection is open for research use by staff of The Strong and by users of its library and archives. Though the donor has not transferred intellectual property rights (including, but not limited to any copyright, trademark, and associated rights therein) to The Strong, they have given permission for The Strong to make copies in all media for museum, educational, and research purposes.


4.25 Gigabytes (Digital only.) : Accessible on-site at The Strong.


The 11 bit studios records contain graphics, game screenshots, videos, fact sheets, and other digital materials relating to games This War of Mine, Beat Cop, Frostpunk, and Moonlighter.

Historical Note

11 bit studios is an independent video game development company based in Warsaw, Poland. Founded in 2010 by a group of game industry veterans, 11 bit studios creates expressive, impactful digital games for various platforms. The company is best known for its real-time strategy game Anomaly: Warzone Earth (2011), as well as award-winning survival games This War of Mine (2014) and Frostpunk (2018). Since 2017, 11 bit studios has expanded their publishing program to collaborate with other independent developers from around the world.

System of Arrangement

Series I: This War of Mine franchise, 2014-2019 Series II: Beat Cop, 2017-2018 Series III: Frostpunk, 2017-2018 Series IV: Moonlighter, 2017-2018

Custodial History

The 11 bit studios records were donated to The Strong in June 2019 as a gift from 11 bit studios. The papers were accessioned by The Strong under Object ID 119.3365 and were received from 11 bit studios via digital transfer.

Processed by

Julia Novakovic, June 2020


Finding Aid to the 11 bit studios Records, 2014-2019
Julia Novakovic
3 June 2020
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Repository Details

Part of the Brian Sutton-Smith Library and Archives of Play at The Strong Repository

The Strong
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Rochester NY 14607 USA
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