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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Fruits of the Zee 1895
Aug 21, 12:00am

We hope you know where your fishing supplies are, as the Fruits of the Zee Festival is upon us! The festival begins today, 21st August, and will end 4th September. As summer winds down, enjoy calming fishing trips and indulge in a cornucopian repast of delights plucked fresh from the bounteous Zee. Hire a fishing […]

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Fruits of the Zee Soon Upon Us
Aug 17, 12:00am

Delicious friends! As summer draws closer to an end, it is time to enjoy some fishing and delectable Rubbery Lumps. The Fruits of the Zee festival will begin Monday 21st August and run through the 4th of September!

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Heading Out of the Reach: KEPLER
Aug 15, 12:00am

The KEPLER sprint brings us ever closer to Early Access / Games in Development. It warmed us to our core to see such excitement about the release date of the open beta for Sunless Skies. While there are still many new bits and bobs being worked on for the Reach and a some new tasks […]

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Aug 21, 9:35pm

Don’t have a boat? Don’t fret. There's a helpful urchin at your lodgings who will be happy to ferry you for a reasonable price!

Aug 21, 9:30pm

You are invited to the Fruits of the Zee Festival! Head out to Mutton Island and enjoy the delights of the Zee unti…

Aug 21, 3:35pm

Don’t have a boat? Don’t fret. There's a helpful urchin at your lodgings who will be happy to ferry you for a reasonable price..

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