About 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, a highly acclaimed Victorian fantasy RPG set in a unique subterranean city, Sunless Sea, an exploration and trading game set in a vast underground ocean of the same world (plus its expansion, Zubmariner), and Sunless Skies, a spacefaring exploration RPG, which was released in January 2019.

The team

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Paul Arendt, a hollow-eyed and reclusive gentleman
Art Director

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James Chew, a dapper and efficient gentleman
Writer

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Tobias Cook, an inventive and meticulous gentleman
Senior Artist

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Hannah Flynn, an ebullient, technicolour individual
Communications Director

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Chris Gardiner, an optimistic and beneficent gentleman
Director of Narrative

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Connor Halford, a methodical, industrious individual
Senior Gameplay Programmer

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Helena Morris, a sagacious and scrupulous individual
Operations Manager

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Adam Myers, a bejumpered and socratic gentleman
CEO

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Séamus ó Buadhacháin, a reserved and entomopoeic gentleman
Programmer

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Henry Senior, a base individual
Director, Chief Technical Officer

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Emily Short, a weathered and daedalic individual
Creative Director

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Lesleyann White, a sigil-ridden and vivacious individual
Principal QA Tester

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Sara Veal, an inescapable and fanciful individual
Marketing Manager (Maternity Cover)

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Olivia Wood, a perspicacious and whimsical entity
Narrative Editor, Writer and Content Manager

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Stuart Young, a garrulous and ardent gentleman
Senior Producer