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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November Exceptional Story: The Final Curtain
Oct 27, 12:00am

Delicious friends, the Exceptional Story for November is here! The wreck of the Bellot is well-known to navigators on the Stolen River. But a chance discovery there will lead to a different mystery. A failing theatre. A singular plant. The first performance of The Mirror’d Chariot. Must the show go on? The Final Curtain is […]

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Hallowmas 1894 is here!
Oct 24, 12:00am

A fierce explosion shakes London. It reverberates through the cobbles like the passing of an underground train. Flakes of ash – or snow? – rain down upon nearby roofs…An unexpected delivery has brought Hallowmas to your feet! Hallowmas has returned! The Feast of Masks will take place from 24th October until the 7th November. This […]

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What’s New in Hallowmas 1894
Oct 18, 12:00am

The Feast of Masks will take place from 24th October until the 7th November. But be aware, this festival of confessions and betrayal is unlike the ones that have come before it, and you may find that not everything will be revealed at once. New for Hallowmas 1894 The Hallowmas of 1894 will include some […]

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Oct 27, 9:45pm

Our Sunless Sea map prints are back for the last time! Get yours from @Gamers_Edition before 28 November:

Oct 27, 9:40pm

Exceptional Friends enjoy more content, more actions, and more cards in their Opportunity Deck, as well as access to the House of Chimes

Oct 27, 9:35pm

In this month's Exceptional Story, a bloody task on the wreck of the Bellot leads to another mystery: a vine-choked theatre! #fallenlondon

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