Sunless Skies

SAIL THE STARS. BETRAY YOUR QUEEN. MURDER A SUN.

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

LOSE YOUR MIND. EAT YOUR CREW.

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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Exceptional Story for October: Fading to a Coda
Sep 24, 12:00am

A notorious bar-room singer has made a surprise return to London. The Growling Radical makes dangerous enemies everywhere he goes – his latest exile was supposed to be his last. What has drawn him back to the Fifth City? Why has he fixed his eye on a Master of the Bazaar? Written by Nigel Evans Art […]

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Traineeship in Games Writing
Sep 24, 12:00am

Failbetter Games is offering a paid traineeship in game writing, running November 2 to December 11, for Black candidates. What we’re looking for We are looking for a trainee who writes fiction and who wants to explore a career in video game writing.  To work with us, you don’t need to have worked on any previous […]

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When is the release date for Sovereign?
Sep 16, 12:00am

When we last talked about the release date of the Sovereign Edition, we said we expected it to come out in August or September.  Unfortunately, we need to delay it, for two reasons. First, the performance optimisations needed for Sunless Skies to run smoothly on consoles have turned out to be more complex than we […]

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Sep 24, 3:17pm

October's Exceptional Story is Fading to a Coda by Nigel Evans! A notorious bar-room singer has made a surprise re… https://t.co/6ktLRWJ8IV

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