Sunless Skies


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


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

Whitsun 1899
May 10, 12:00am

Whitsun is here! A Fallen London festival marked by the mysterious and abrupt appearance of eggs! Eggs all over London – in bath tubs, balanced on chimneys, nestled in sofas, tucked in the holds of docked ships. And they’re vast ones, the size of a beer barrel, an over-rounded dog, a prize-winning marrow. This year, […]

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Exceptional Story for May: Leviathan
Apr 29, 12:00am

London’s fad for fossils has drawn the Carpenter’s Granddaughter to the Neath. Her search for the truth behind her mother’s legacy will draw her deeper still: to the Gant Pole where great beasts dwell and die. Will you support her expedition? Can you avoid the attentions of the fell haruspices who reside there? And will […]

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Sunless Skies: Sovereign Edition now has a release date!
Apr 28, 12:00am

We’re glad to announce that Sunless Skies: Sovereign Edition will be released very soon, on 19th May. This will be a free update for all our players on PC, and will also be the first version of Sunless Skies we release on consoles! This is a greatly enhanced edition of Sunless Skies, containing all additions […]

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May 12, 12:00pm

#SunlessSkies: #SovereignEdition will be released a week today! Wednesday 19th May, 1300 BST! Press and streamers!…

May 11, 1:53pm

Due to today's issues on Fallen London, we are extending Whitsun by three days. Now, from the 24th you will no lon…

May 10, 11:01am

Whitsun is here! A festival marked by the mysterious and abrupt appearance of eggs! This year, a new egg is availa…

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