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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Urchin Faction Now Available in Favour/Renown System
Jan 18, 12:00am

Urchins are now one of the available factions in the Favour/Renown system! Thank you for being patient with us, delicious friends. As always, it is much appreciated! You can read our previous announcement about updating Favour and Renown in a previous post.

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2D Artist Position
Jan 16, 12:00am

We are looking for an experienced 2D artist to join our 16 strong development team in Waterloo (London, UK). The Company We are a boutique video game studio, devoted to making games with strong stories at their heart. We are best known for Sunless Sea, a critically acclaimed literary RPG for PC, Mac and Linux; […]

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Failbetter’s 7th Birthday and Sunless Sea News
Jan 11, 12:00am

Today is Failbetter Games’ 7th birthday! With such an auspicious date to celebrate, we thought it only right to share some equally exciting news with you—Sunless Sea is coming to iPad this spring! Zail your ship with a tap of your finger! The game will feature the full version of the original PC game, including […]

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@EchoBazaar
Jan 18, 11:00pm

Urchins are now one of the available factions in the Favour/Renown system! More details can be found on the forum https://t.co/2g8EooKQvn

@EchoBazaar
Jan 18, 5:25pm

Urchins are now one of the available factions in the Favour/Renown system! More details can be found on our forum https://t.co/2g8EooKQvn

@EchoBazaar
Jan 18, 1:57pm

2 weeks to go! Follow us on Kickstarter to be notified the moment Sunless Skies is live: https://t.co/ChosjQ2gCz https://t.co/YbyBNRoAnr

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