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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Latest news

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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The Hurlers
Apr 21, 12:00am

“When the Masters bought London, the Hurlers weren’t part of the deal. That’s why the Hurlers are here. If they are.” It is now possible to lay tracks towards the Hurlers, the latest development in the formation of the Great Hellbound Railway Company. The Hurlers are giant stones, scattered on an unforgiving landscape. This frozen […]

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@Failbettergames
May 7, 11:27am

Behold Fallen London, now in Tall! https://t.co/r5pGy4c29x

@Failbettergames
May 5, 12:17pm

Two weeks until #SunlessSkies: #SovereignEdition is released! https://t.co/k9nVKnqJMy

@Failbettergames
Apr 30, 9:00am

“The great joy of Failbetter's latest is once again the ghoulish inventiveness of the writing and setting...” -… https://t.co/uso2EqiuUx

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