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Sunless Sea: Zubmariner Edition coming to PlayStation 4 in 2018

August 1, 2018 · Sunless Sea Zubmariner

Steady your zee-legs, Captain. Sunless Sea is coming to PlayStation 4 in 2018! Our debut console launch will also include its extensive expansion, combining the two into Sunless Sea: Zubmariner Edition. Enjoy the same deep, compelling world packed with 350,000+ words of stories and secrets, whether you’re above the waves or below them. We’ve partnered […]

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August’s Exceptional Story: Required Repairs

July 26, 2018 · Exceptional Friendship Fallen London

Delicious friends, the Exceptional Story for August is here! Calamity has fallen on your lodgings! Cracks and leaks, rats and holes! Uncover a sinister plot interfering with your plumbing and baffle the Borough Council. Required Repairs is the third and final story in the Season of Embers, and was written by Gavin Inglis. This Season […]

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The Art of the Dark: Creating Eleutheria

July 25, 2018 · Art Sunless Skies

Hey all. I’m Toby, one of the artists at Failbetter Games. Since I joined the company last year I’ve been helping build the world of Sunless Skies, creating some of the environments, icons, effects and animations that make up the High Wilderness. We’ve come a long way since The Reach (the hub region), and have […]

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Sunless Skies Patch Notes – 1.1.3.5.4d9e3cf71 (25th July 2018)

July 25, 2018 · Patch Notes Sunless Skies

Build Version: 1.1.3.5.4d9e3cf71 Release Date: 25/07/2018 Known Issues What’s New Eleutheria has arrived. It’s dark, deadly and terrifyingly beautiful. Survival here is very hard. Good luck Captain, you’re really going to need it. To access Eleutheria you will need to travel through the Reach-Eleutheria Transit Relay located in the Hybras segment. Go prepared and be […]

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ELEUTHERIA and Extending Early Access

July 25, 2018 · Sunless Skies

Eleutheria is the third region to enter Sunless Skies. We’re looking to create a feeling of dread throughout the game, and Eleutheria itself is the main harbinger: it’s the darkest region, with the most unnerving enemies, the most oppressive atmosphere and the most threat. We’ll expect your postcards! How to find Eleutheria To access Eleutheria […]

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#loveindies Week 2018

July 16, 2018 · Things We Like

We’re taking part in #loveindies Week: a celebration of the varied and glorious indie games we’ve played, and of you, the community who supports them (and us!). All week we’ll be sharing our reviews of indie games the Failbetter team have played and loved recently (mostly on our Twitter), and we’d love to hear about […]

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Election 1896: Statistics

July 13, 2018 · Fallen London

As the final pieces of Blythenhale rain down like ash over the city, the Election of 1896 officially closes. While many were sure the Captivating Princess would win, it was the Jovial Contrarian, in his second run, who grasped victory. It was quite the turnaround from the Election of 1894, where the Jovial Contrarian lost […]

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Mysteries: marking and rewards

July 12, 2018 · Fallen London

On the 17th of July – next Tuesday, probably around noon – we will be closing the Mysteries, putting to rest only the second round of Neathy investigations in Fallen London’s history. To join in the fun, visit the Mysteries tab (whilel logged in to Fallen London) and take a guess at the questions therein. […]

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Election 1896: A Winner Announced!

July 2, 2018 · Fallen London

You’ve campaigned, fixed and agitated. You’ve finessed and used your Reputation. And most importantly, you’ve voted! All the votes have been tallied. London has decided: There’s nothing contrary about the statistics, The Jovial Contrarian has won! His eyes are bright with champagne and excitement. “So much to do! First off, getting my headquarters set up […]

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