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

Sunless Skies: Urchin Update and War Child Sale
Nov 6, 12:00am

We are proud to be taking part in War Child’s annual gaming fundraiser, Armistice 2019, which encourages peaceful gameplay during the month of November to coincide with Armistice Day. What’s new in today’s update Recruit a new mascot: the Sky-Worn Urchin. Orphaned by the Winchester War, she now stows away on locomotives, intending to see […]

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The Exceptional Story for November is here!
Oct 31, 12:00am

Something is rotten in the state of London. An old man refuses to go gracefully to the Tomb-Colonies. He claims to have unfinished business. Delve into secrets best left buried and uncover the last regret of a once brilliant servant. The Committee is the final story in the Season of Propinquity, and was written by […]

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Hallowmas 1897
Oct 24, 12:00am

The gaslamps flicker in the street. Sensible Londoners draw their curtains close and bank their fires high in their hearths. The Season of Hallowmas is here. Hallowmas has returned to London! The Feast of Masks! A free festival, open to all citizens. Hallowmas is a time of licence and liberty, when Londoners are permitted to […]

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@Failbettergames
Nov 21, 10:43pm

Skyfarer, the print and play RPG for Sunless Skies is now available on @itchio! (Works equally well for Sunless Se… https://t.co/bYldhVtyRs

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Nov 21, 10:32pm

The dead linger. A civil servant's last regret ties him to London. Uncover a buried secret from before the Fifth… https://t.co/DsUi9m0tpg

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Nov 20, 11:53pm

Hello intrepid #nanowrimo authors! We've been told our games' soundtracks are ideal for writing; especially in the… https://t.co/ikTkf90FCk

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