8Doors: Arum's Afterlife Adventure

8Doors is Metroidvania style 2D action platformer game based on Korean afterlife world view. Explore 8 different area of purgatory by becoming the main character 'Arum'. Solve the mystery of happening on purgatory through fight against the specter and lead fugitive souls to the right path.

Developer: Rootless Studio

Publisher: NEOWIZ

Platforms: Steam

Release Date: 2021.04.08


“8Doors: Arum’s Afterlife Adventure” is a story-driven Metroidvania style 2D action platformer heavily influenced by Korean folk tales of the afterlife. Play as ‘Arum’, a brave girl that has voluntarily entered the realm of the afterlife in search of her father’s soul and adventure through the 8 doors of purgatory and solve mysteries that lie deep within the realm of the afterlife. Defeat wretched wraiths blocking your way and rescue fugitive souls who need your guidance.


8 different area of purgatory and various level designed obstacles.


Though battle with combo attack and dodge. More than 30 species of specters and 12 species of boss specters with unique patterns. 


Ability, Passive skill and 7 weapons. What can get from proceeding the game. 

World View : The fascinating world of after death of The Orien

Story : Korean traditional fork tale based background concept and characters.

Art : Using only 3 Color only 3 color 'White', 'Black', 'Red' to show our world.

Graphic Unique : All Character drawn by hand 2D frame by frame animation.

Email : 8doors_support@neowiz.com