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Sun, Sea & Slaughter ☀️ ‘Slaycation Paradise’ Confirms 18 th August Launch with Sunny Day Release Date Trailer!

Grab a drink at the bar, win big at the casino or slaughter hordes of sentient sex bots – ApocaTrips caters to every delight!
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

Manchester, UK – 26th July, 2022 - Merge Games and developer Affordable Acquisition are excited to reveal tower defense, twin-stick shooter Slaycation Paradise will be coming to PC & console on 18th August, 2022! Physical versions of the game will be hitting retail from 23rd September. In the latest Sunny Day trailer, Merge reveals Slaycation Paradise’s release date along with brand new gameplay footage showing arenas, enemies, weapons and more.

Dive into the heart of the action constructing elaborate custom defence systems and wild, unexpected weaponry as you tear through hordes of enemies. Knock back a drink from the bar and let loose. Plow through everything from traditional zombie apocalypses to swathes of deranged lucha libres, on a series of unstable and dangerous alternate Earths - rigged for your pleasure.

Check out the Sunny Day release date trailer for Slaycation Paradise

Time for a getaway? Here at ApocaTrips, our expert team of travel agents nestled deep in the heart of the galaxy are ready and waiting to warp you away to the trans-dimensional action scenario of a lifetime.

Explore beautiful and chaotic holiday destinations with an all-inclusive arsenal of bizarre and brutal weapons for that fully loaded firepower feeling! Kick back and slay all your worries away with Slaycation Paradise!

A press kit with all the latest assets for can be downloaded here

  • Twinstick Shooting & Tower Defense! – Taking the best of each genre to create an engaging and addictive gameplay loop where hordes of bloodthirsty enemies are waiting to welcome you to the party!
  • Apocalypse A-plenty! – Discover alternate Earths all going through crazy End-of-Days type scenarios perfectly designed for the best in family vacation entertainment.
  • Weird & Wonderful Weapons! – Enjoy an apocalypse-proof weapon selection from the classic pump shotgun and flamethrower to the weird and wonderful cat-launcher, magic wands and many more.
  • Tailor Your Very Own Tower Defense Set-up - Free to all visitors is the simply swell Construction Assembly Turret (C.A.T. kit), providing custom defense structures anywhere you like. Perfect for all your defensive needs against those pesky zombie hordes! Your C.A.T. kit will provide you and your loved ones with a heightened level of security and ensure you enjoy every moment of your stay at the end of days.
  • Earn Slaycation Club Member’s Rewards - We like to give back to our members here at Slaycation Paradise. While touring with us, you'll earn Slaycation Club Rewards, allowing you to unlock crazy new weapons and wonderful upgrade perks. Only the best will do for our valued customers!


Players will be able to bag physical version of Slaycation Paradise on both PlayStation 4 & 5, as well as Nintendo Switch, from 23rd September, 2022!

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For more information, please contact:
Sarah Ryan, Communications Manager
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About Merge
Merge Games is a global video game publisher, developer and distributor based in Manchester, UK. The company publishes and distributes games worldwide for PC, consoles and streaming platforms, including Dead Cells, Streets of Rage 4, Spirit of the North, Cloudpunk, Aragami and Alex Kidd in Miracle World DX. Merge is also developing its own survival game, Smalland, in house. In 2021, Merge Games was acquired by Zordix AB (publ). For more information, please visit

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