Press Release

Set Sail for adventure on PS5 with Stranded Sails – Explorers of the Cursed Islands!

The long-accursed wait for full PS5 launch has finally come to an end, seafarers and landlubbers all welcome.
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

Manchester, UK <November 16th, 2021> Merge Games and Lemonbomb Entertainment are delighted to announce that Stranded Sails – Explorers of the Cursed Islands is out TODAY (November 16th) on PlayStation 5!
Live the life of an explorer With Stranded Sails’ improved performance on PS5 including 60fps, and faster load times. As if that wasn’t enough! - The PS5 version of Stranded Sails also includes the collection of additional content from the Completion, Foundation and Exploration updates! (A comprehensive list of what the updates entail can be found on the Merge Games blog)
With an abundance of treasure and mystery on the horizon, Stranded Sails will immerse you in an open world farming adventure full of quests and discovery! Can you solve the secrets of the cursed islands, build a camp and find the rest of your crew before you escape? Find out today on all platforms!
Stranded Sails combines an array of different elements from farming and fishing to crafting and cooking! From exploring the world's diverse islands and finding the rest of your crew, fighting supernatural dangers or relaxing in your camp with a spot of farming or fishing, there are multiple ways to live life as an adventurer in Stranded Sails!
Key Features

  • Experience an open-world adventure full of story driven-quests
  • Farm and cook to survive!
  • Manage the creation and expansion of your crew’s camp
  • Explore a diverse array of different islands by foot or boat
  • Fight against supernatural dangers and solve the mysteries of the cursed islands!

Stranded Sails is now available to purchase for PS5. You can also find it on PS4, Nintendo Switch and Xbox One for £19,99 / $24,99 / €24,99.
There is a 20% launch discount available for PS5 customers from today on the PSN store which will end midnight on November 22nd.
About Merge
Merge is an independent video game publisher based in Manchester, UK. The company publishes interactive software worldwide for personal computers and video games consoles. Merge also specializes in publishing collectible games for retail for independent developers. More information about Merge products can be found at
About rokapublish
rokapublish is a German game production of family-friendly games of different genres for a global audience. The extensive portfolio ranges from premium casual games to popular indie games. rokapublish distributes its games internationally for PC, Nintendo Switch, PS4, and Xbox in different languages using established retail channels and all relevant digital platforms. More information about rokapublish can be found via
About Lemonbomb Entertainment
Lemonbomb Entertainment is an independent game development studio set up in 2015 by 4 Game Design graduates Florian Mann, Roman Matuszczak, Julian Schmidt, and Linda Treffler. They are based in Düsseldorf, Germany. Together they combine intuitive gameplay mechanics with new ideas and develop premium games for established platforms. Their first release was multiplayer brawler "Nova Nukers!" More information can be found via

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