Sunless Skies

SAIL THE STARS. BETRAY YOUR QUEEN. MURDER A SUN.

Sunless Skies is a Gothic Horror roleplay game with a focus on exploration and exquisite storytelling for PC, Mac and Linux.

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Sunless Sea

LOSE YOUR MIND. EAT YOUR CREW.

Take the helm of your steamship and set sail for the unknown! Sunless Sea is a game of discovery, loneliness and frequent death, set in the award-winning Victorian Gothic universe of Fallen London.

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Fallen London

Thirty years ago, London was stolen. Now it rests on the shore of the Unterzee, that old dark ocean under the world. Hell is close, immortality is cheap, and the screaming has largely stopped…

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Failbetter Games

Purveyors of only the finest examples of interactive narrative – Failbetter are an independent games studio, creating games and stories mostly set in the Fallen London Universe. At present there’s Fallen London itself, a highly acclaimed Victorian fantasy RPG set in a unique subterranean city, and Sunless Sea, an exploration and trading game set in a vast underground ocean of the same world.

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Latest news

Another update to Outfits in Fallen London
Aug 3, 12:00am

Thank you for all your feedback to last week’s update. In response to it, we have rolled back several of the restrictions on outfit changes. We’ve removed the restriction on changing within storylets. It is once again possible to change freely there, as long as it’s in an area where changing is otherwise unrestricted. We […]

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Update to Outfits in Fallen London
Jul 29, 12:00am

Today we’re introducing some changes to the way Outfits work in Fallen London. UPDATE: See the end of this post! You are now able to purchase additional Outfits with Fate. Exceptional Friends now receive two extra Outfits as part of their subscription. The maximum number of Outfits you can have is now ten! We’re removing […]

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Election 1898: The Victor is Announced
Jul 27, 12:00am

London has decided – your new Lord Mayor is the Viscountess of the Viric Jungle! We have a great deal to do,” says the Viscountess. “I will call on you, and on all Londoners. We will reclaim sleep and drive back the beasts behind the mirror! Now that 1898’s mayoral Election has come to a […]

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Aug 3, 3:39pm

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Jul 29, 9:00pm

London has decided – your new Lord Mayor is the Viscountess of the Viric Jungle! https://t.co/XpEZWj4OEn https://t.co/iEN1ep1wrh

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