Inflate Your Adventure

Inflate Your Adventure

Airhead Launches on PS4, Xbox One, and Switch Today

Giebelstadt, Germany, June 7th, 2024 - Get ready to dive into a captivating adventure with Airhead, a charming metroidvania-style game, set to launch on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch today. Developed by Octato and ported to consoles by Massive Miniteam, Airhead invites players to explore a sprawling interconnected world, solve intricate puzzles, and unravel the mysteries that lie within.

In Airhead, players assume the role of the titular hero Airhead, a unique organism comprised of a small Body and a round inflatable Head. As the Head slowly deflates, players must navigate through the vibrant and mysterious world, utilizing air tanks to keep the Head inflated while uncovering amazing abilities and upgrades.

As players venture through Airhead's world, they will encounter complex puzzles, mysterious creatures, and ancient technology, all while uncovering the true connection between Head, the air tanks, and the world itself.

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Key Features:

  • A beautiful art style, embracing bold color and bleak shadow.
  • An immersive 2.5D platform experience.
  • Exploration in a metroidvania-style world, full of secrets and hidden paths.
  • Challenging puzzles, exploring the unique mechanics of a detachable head full of air.
  • Many powerful abilities to discover, each giving access to new areas and puzzles.
  • A personal story of companionship, discovery, and responsibility.
  • A myriad of creatures and machines to hinder and help you on your adventure.

Prepare to embark on an unforgettable journey with Airhead on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch.

Airhead is also available on, PlayStation 4|5, and Xbox One and Series X|S priced at $19.99 / €19.99 / £17.49. For more information, visit our website, join our discord, and follow us on social media for the latest updates and announcements.


About Octato

Octato was born to make games that tell relevant stories through atmosphere and gameplay. It is our goal to create a single fictional world where we can keep telling stories for many games to come. Games that will stay with the player long after they have been completed.


About Massive Miniteam

Massive Miniteam is a motivated and highly creative development team working with HandyGames on several titles like their co-op multiplayer mayhem Spitlings, the console ports of Little Big Workshop from Mirage Game Studios, and Chicken Police from The Wild Gentlemen. The Pulheim-based game studio is also keen on working with new technologies and focused on creating new game titles based on its own and external IPs.

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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