Navigate, survive, explore! Roam a vast underground ocean in a customised steamship. Trade with strange new lands. Battle sea monsters. Smuggle souls. Seduce your crew. Go mad and hallucinate lizards. You are the captain. It’s your call…

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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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FLINT Part II: Wine or Wound
Nov 26, 12:00am

The forest shakes. Blood drips from the branches. Salamanders slink hissing from the grass. Tiger-heads break the pool’s surface. “War,” a voice cries. “War!” We’re opening the Elder Continent to visitors for the first time, in the single largest piece of content ever released in Fallen London. See the story-haunted port of Apis Meet. Visit […]

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Zubmariner Update: Unknown Depths
Nov 16, 12:00am

Hello, delicious zailors! We present a further look into the depths of the Unterzee! Zubmariner will be the first major piece of DLC for Sunless Sea. Equip a zubmersible add-on to your ship of choice, and explore the profound darkness beneath the Sunless Sea. Unterzee living We’re continuing work on concepts for cities and terrain […]

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Interview with Nic Tringali, creator of Sun Dogs
Nov 11, 12:00am

We recently suggested Sun Dogs as a game our players would appreciate. Here’s creator Nic Tringali on how the game came about. How did you come to make Sun Dogs? A while ago I was wanting to make a game set in the solar system, but had no real concept of what it would actually look […]

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Nov 27, 10:31pm

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Nov 26, 10:31pm

It was the writer, with the knife, in the last draft. Feared his editor, killed his darling.

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