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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Latest news

Zubmariner June Update
Jun 23, 12:00am

Sunless Sea is in the Steam Summer Sale! For those of you who’ve joined Fallen London recently, this is an ideal opportunity to pick up its sibling game Sunless Sea and make the mot of your summer by spending it zailing on a dark and unforgiving sea, dying repeatedly in the pursuit of (for example) […]

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New Fallen London Event: Election 1894
Jun 17, 12:00am

The year is 1894, and London is to have a Mayor! Election is the first new festival since 2014 when we began the Fruits of the Zee Festival. The Election is free and is open to all players. It will begin Monday 4th July. Players will have two delicious weeks to bolster support for their […]

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The Mysterious and Indistinct Art of Pronouns: Revisited
Jun 10, 12:00am

In March we announced some changes to Fallen London’s gender options. Fallen London is known for its ‘mysterious and indistinct’ third gender option and we wanted to improve upon it, adding some of what we learnt from the system we used in Sunless Sea. In March, we explained the following changes would take place: ‘Si-, […]

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@EchoBazaar
Jun 24, 9:50pm

Sunless Sea: exploration and inevitable death on a cold and unforgiving sea, half price on Steam in the Summer Sale: https://t.co/HUyewKp7om

@EchoBazaar
Jun 24, 4:39pm

Sunless Sea: exploration and inevitable death on a cold and unforgiving sea, half price on Steam in the Summer Sale: https://t.co/HUyewK7vZM

@EchoBazaar
Jun 23, 9:35pm

Spend your summer hunting sentient icebergs on a dark and lonely sea. https://t.co/5HnkzBXYsb

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