Sunless Sea follow-up Sunless Skies will release on 31st January 2019, Failbetter Games confirmed today.
The developer made the announcement in a panel session this afternoon at EGX 2018, the UK games event run by Eurogamer parent company Gamer Network.
SUNLESS SKIES will release on 31 January 2019— Failbetter Games (@failbettergames) September 22, 2018
๐ Literary horror
๐ Narrative driven RPG
๐ Explore a unique, dangerous universe
๐ Survive nightmares, starvation, terrifying sights
๐ Murder a sun
GOG: https://t.co/Wlr3CMZVQQ pic.twitter.com/xMEcVn2PVI
Simultaneously, Failbetter also announced Skyfarer, a pen-and-paper role-playing game tie-in for Sunless Skies. It's freely available to download from the link below:
We're overjoyed to present SKYFARER: A Sunless Skies RPG!— Failbetter Games (@failbettergames) September 22, 2018
A free pen and paper RPG by @gshowitt to accompany SUNLESS SKIES. Play as the crew of a spacefaring locomotive, captainless and looking for trouble!
Download from @tabletopmag: https://t.co/LSlDNOy5kW pic.twitter.com/nrR0sNa6aw
If you missed the livestream we'll pop the full session video below when it's available.