Weekend Races – Challenge yourself in the 32 hour race to Eureka or try one of these three short races

Hello Pioneers! Here are this weekend’s races, complete with weather and wind forecasts! These races will appear in the main menu when you launch Sailaway. Remember, if you don’t want to sail alone, you can look for a crew in the Multiplayer Forum, there are plenty of sailors looking for crew members or boats to …Continue reading

Moving Sailaway to Steam

Hello Pioneers, When we first decided to put Sailaway on sale we made the decision to both support the game via Steam and direct through a stand-alone installer so that we could cater for all potential customer types we might receive in the sailing and gaming world alike. In theory this was a good plan …Continue reading

Patch V.0.9005 is now live!

Hello Pioneers! We have a mixture of bug fixes and improvements for you this week. After taking part in the Back to Robinson’s Island race last week, we noticed that there were a couple of racing features that we could add to make it more fun to sail with a crew! Let us know what …Continue reading

Back to Robinson’s Island

We set out the first long distance race in Sailaway as an experiment. To see if people would be engaged enough to undertake a longer event. And to test the program, to see if the waypoint system worked, see if the boats would still perform well when the user went offline and to see if …Continue reading

Update V.0.9004 – More bugs fixed & some improvements!

Hello Pioneers! What a week! The feedback has been flooding in since we launched Sailaway last week and it’s hard to keep up with all wonderful ideas you all have, this is exactly why we wanted to release in Early Access. Post launch work has been mostly about fixing as many bugs as we can …Continue reading

Update V.0.9003 – Hot fix plus some fixes

Hello Pioneers! We are aware that new users are currently having problems starting the game, this was down to an issue with the login screen that we have found and fixed. This means we are rolling out v.0.9003 a little earlier than we would like but we need to get this fixed so here is …Continue reading

Update V.0.9002 – A big thankyou and some bug fixes

Hello Pioneers! The whole team has been thrilled with the response Sailaway has had so far, thank-you so much for joining us on this journey we really do appreciate all the feedback so far. As you can imagine launching an online sailing simulator of this scale is no small feat and it would appear our …Continue reading

One day to go

Today is April 24th 2017. One day before Sailaway becomes available to the public after 2 years of constant development. Sailaway’s main ingredient is passion. It emerged from a passion for sailing and for sharing that experience. Sailaway isn’t just a collection of logic and data and physics. It has been written, changed, rewritten, redesigned …Continue reading

We have a release date!

Greetings Pioneers, We know everyone has been waiting patiently to hear when Sailaway will be playable and we are very pleased to announce that the game will go live on the 25th April, that’s less than 3 weeks to go! The whole team is hard at work making sure the initial version we release is …Continue reading

The exclusive pre-order items and a big thanks!

Hello Pioneers! We have been blown away by the support Sailaway has received so far since our public announcement to the world last week and it really does mean a lot to the whole Sailaway Team to have people so excited to play the game so a big thankyou to everyone that has pre-ordered the game …Continue reading