Award-Winning Platformer “In Between” Soon Available for PlayStation®4

Explore the breathtaking journey of
a man In Between life and death

September 5th, 2019 – In Between, the unique puzzle platformer from Gentlymad and Headup, is set to be released for PlayStation™4 on September 18th. The price will be at $11.99.

This will be your chance to experience this award-winning masterpiece, wherein you indulge in hand-painted visuals as you embark on an emotional and psychological journey. Physics-defying puzzles which will challenge you time and again while reflecting upon the meaning of life and death. Unveil the story of a man who struggles for existence and help him come to terms with his own mortality and finiteness.

In the game the player reflects on the life of a dying family father, living through his lost fight against a terminal illness and his inevitable struggle for existence. In Between is more than just a physics platformer, it challenges players to immerse themselves in a thoughtful story that is at times sad and joyful. That way it proves one more time that games can be a form or art.

Challenge yourself in physics-defying puzzles and
face a story with both sad and joyful moments

About In Between 

In Between is an atmospheric, award-winning platformer where you solve mind bending puzzles by manipulating your surroundings and gravity itself. Dive into the dense atmosphere of this hand painted game while exploring the reason why you are here. Welcome to a world In Between!

Key features:

•  A highly emotional interactive story about the last phases of life
•  Gameplay mechanics derived from thanatology, the scientific study of death
•  A story-focused puzzle platformer
•  Challenging four-way gravity alteration gameplay


  • Best Upcoming Game Design @ German Video Games Awards 2015
  • Best of the Best @ RedDot Award 2014
  • Nominated @ German Design Award 2016
  • 2nd Place @ MB21 Festival 2013
  • Finalist @ FEFFS Indie Game Contest 2014

About Headup

Headup is a hybrid games publishing and development company providing players worldwide with the best content in the independent gaming sector. Established in 2009, it is active on all major platforms such as consoles, mobile devices and PC, and was awarded as “Best Publisher” at the German Developers Awards in 2012, 2013 and 2017. With over 80 million customers served on mobile and further several million players on the PC and consoles, Headup is always looking to raise awareness and commercial success for developers thinking outside the box. More information can be found at

About gentlymad.

We employ our independence and flexibility as a small team to adapt to the rapidly changing landscape of game development. With our passion and commitment we strive to create games free from overused patterns and norms. By staying creative and unbound we avoid conformism and repetition in our product, valuing the needs and time of our community. In remaining collaborative and reachable we see our community not as consumers but as creators to evolve our games together. Please find more information at