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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Fallen London Reworks: Person of Some Importance Updates
Jul 25, 12:00am

Delicious friends, after receiving your feedback, we’re delighted to announce that it’s now possible to change your Person of Some Importance specialisation! Beginning today, you will now be able to change the specialisation at a cost of 12 Notability or 15 Fate. There are no limits to how many times you may change it. As […]

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Fallen London Reworks: Lodgings Update Part 2
Jul 25, 12:00am

A few months ago we introduced the first part of the changes to Lodgings, and yesterday the second part of the Lodgings revamp officially went live. Our aim with these changes is to bring the social content of Lodgings up to our modern standards, and to provide more involved role-playing through offering a host of […]

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Enriching the Reach: INVARIANTHEORIE
Jul 18, 12:00am

The INVARIANTHEORIE sprint continues our work at fleshing out the Reach ahead of Early Access. Art has been finishing up ports while also delving into even more ambiences, icons and decorations. Meanwhile Content have been working on experience accrual designs and working on Kickstarter backer rewards such as Correspondence and geographical location names. Tech have […]

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