And Further On

December 20, 2017 · Failbetter General Update

Hi all! It’s been a long time since I wrote a blog post here – I got really busy. Turns out these games don’t make themselves! I’ve been particularly busy recently as, with sadness, today is my last day at Failbetter Games. I’ve spent the last two months handing over and making sure Sunless Skies […]

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A New Festive Tale Available For Fate: The Marriage of Feducci

December 11, 2017 · Fallen London

The Marriage of Feducci, a brand new festive Premium Story by Cash DeCuir, will become available 18th December! It is the first Royal Wedding since London fell: Mayor Feducci’s proposal of marriage to the Captivating Princess has been accepted! Join the Beleaguered Wedding Planner in the Shuttered Palace to make or break this historic moment. […]

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It’s Snowing in Fallen London!

December 11, 2017 · Fallen London

Snow has begun to fall all across London! Urchins are throwing snowballs in the streets! Starting at noon GMT today, Time, the Healer will bring ‘snow’ to doorsteps across London. You’ll need to dig your door out, or find someone to lend a hand or tentacle to the task. Fate can also be used to […]

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Onward, to Albion: SUPERCLUSTER

December 6, 2017 · Sunless Skies

Now that the new proc gen system is accessible in Early Access via branch, the team has been busy QAing and bug fixing the Prospects and Bargains system, which is due into the game before the end of the year. Alongside that, Art, Content and Tech have continued their work on various tasks for our […]

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Christmas in the Neath 1895

December 1, 2017 · Fallen London

It’s Christmastime in the Neath—even the rats’ eyes have a certain festive glow. We have plenty in store for those festively inclined, beginning today with our delicious Advent Calendar, along with the release of this year’s Christmas cards. ADVENT CALENDAR Each day from today through Christmas, visiting the Advent Calendar from midday will reward you […]

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December Exceptional Story: Steeped in Honey

November 30, 2017 · Exceptional Friendship Fallen London

Delicious friends, the Exceptional Story for December is here! Investigate Veilgarden’s most exclusive Honey Den, infiltrate a house of charity, and venture among reprobates at Watchmaker’s Hill. Join us in a cup of red honey and burrow through the lost memories of the woman with the bee-stung eyes. Steeped in Honey is the first story […]

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Sunless Skies: Patch Notes

November 29, 2017 · Patch Notes Sunless Skies

Build Version: Release Date: 29/11/2017   What’s New The following updates and fixes are for the new proc gen branch only. To access it follow these steps: Steam only Open the Steam client Go to your Library and right-click on Sunless Skies Select Properties Select the Betas tab Enter the following password into the […]

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New Procedural Generation System Live

November 29, 2017 · Sunless Skies

We are delighted to announce that the new procedural generation system, discussed in the QUINTESSENCE blog, is now available for Steam and GOG users. The new proc gen system addresses player feedback we’ve received about Sunless Skies feeling empty, as well as solving some tricky technical and design issues on our side. Its segment-based design […]

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Trade in the Skies: ROCHE LIMIT

November 22, 2017 · Sunless Skies

The new trade system we’re introducing in December to Sunless Skies will be an extensive overhaul that ties into storytelling, economy, UI and character progression. There’s a lot to talk about, so we’ve divided this update into three sections: The TL;DR Version: a summary of what to expect Why We’ve Changed Trade: a look into […]

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