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

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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Map for the Unterzee
Sep 15, 12:00am

There is now a map for the Unterzee! When players are in an Unterzee area, they can view a map of the Unterzee locations showing their token and details about each Experienced characters will be able to see all or most of the map immediately. For new players, the map will fill in slowly as […]

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Helicon House
Sep 10, 12:00am

The building has been built since the Fall. The masonry is Neath-stone, and the glazing is new. But in style it recalls the reign of Queen Anne. The woodwork has been intentionally scuffed to make it look a few centuries older. We invite you to travel to Ealing Gardens and explore Helicon House, an artistic […]

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Sep 23, 9:59am

On Friday 2nd October, we'll be donating our Steam revenue for Sunless Sea, Sunless Skies and Zubmariner to…

Sep 23, 9:50am

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