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Merge Games, rokapublish, and Lemonbomb Entertainment have shared a new trailer for the open world, exploration and farming adventure game Stranded Sails: Explorers of the Cursed Islands. Check it out below.

Publisher Merge Games and developer Red Blue Games have issued a new trailer for the action-adventure title Sparklite. Watch it below.

Merge Games is partnering with Big Sugar and Steel Mantis on the physical version of Valfaris. The game will be sold in stores this November, the company announced today. We assume that the digital launch will also be taking place around that time.

Valfaris is a heavy metal infused 2D action-platformer. The same team behind Slain: Back From Hell is handling development.

Solo: Islands of the Heart, a puzzle-platformer, lands on the Switch eShop this coming Thursday. Have a look at some footage below.

Developer Team Gotham and publisher Merge Games have dated the thought-provoking puzzle experience Solo: Islands of the Heart for Switch. The game will release on August 1, the two companies announced today.

Here’s some additional information about the game plus a trailer:

Publisher Merge Games is partnering with Lemonbomb Entertainment and rokapublish to deliver Stranded Sails: Explorers of the Cursed Islands to consoles. The game will launch both physically and digitally in October. Furthermore, Merge will offer a Signature Edition version.

Here’s an overview of the game, along with a trailer:

Valfaris, a 2D action-platformer from the developer of Slain! Back From Hell will be receiving a physical release, according to retailer listings. Merge Games will be handling the title at retail.

Over in North America, GameFly lists the physical version. Amazon UK has a similar listing, and has even included the official boxart.

Sparklite will arrive in October, publisher Merge Games and developer Red Blue Games announced today. The action-adventure title was previously given a vague fall release window.

Alongside a physical copy, Sparklite will be getting a unique Signature Edition. Pre-orders go live on June 28 and will include:

A few days ago, the acclaimed Viking strategy game Northgard was announced for Switch. We now have confirmation that it will be sold physically.

Northgard is expected to arrive at retail at the end of September. Of course, the game will also be sold on the Switch eShop.


Later this summer, a new boxed version of Dead Cells will be available. Motion Twin and Merge Games are planning an “Action Game of the Year” physical edition, which includes an exclusive keyring, new art book, and reversible cover.

The new physical version of Dead Cells launches on August 20 in North America. Europe will have it on August 23.