December 2, 2020 11:09 AM EST
Failbetter Video games’ subsequent undertaking is known as Masks of the Rose and it is a romantic visible novel set as a prequel within the Fallen London universe.
Failbetter Video games is the staff at the back of Fallen London, Sunless Sea, and Sunless Skies. The staff has flourished by means of setting up well-written narratives and a captivating international to discover. Now, they’re diving again into that international another time with their upcoming romantic visible novel Masks of the Rose. The sport will release a Kickstarter marketing campaign subsequent February, which, given the corporate’s historical past, most probably manner we’re nonetheless a yr or two clear of enjoying the sport. Along the announcement, the staff additionally dropped a trailer, which you’ll take a look at under.
Failbetter Video games is construction Masks of the Rose as a prequel to all in their different video games. It’s set in 1862, simply after London has entered the underground. Throughout your playthrough, you’ll witness the origins of one of the vital collection’ favourite characters and notice how issues fell into position. Failbetter is billing it as “a extra private tale”, which will have to be lots of a laugh for fanatics to discover.
It’s price noting that Masks of the Rose isn’t the one sport Failbetter Video games has within the works. Clearly, the prequel is the large information, however they did point out that they have got a 2d undertaking cooking. All they stated about it’s that the mechanics are very other from their different works and that it’s set in a brand new atmosphere. Taking into consideration they’ve most commonly been operating within the Fallen London universe for 11 years, that’s thrilling information.
You’ll want to keep tuned for extra information about Masks of the Rose‘s Kickstarter marketing campaign. It’s set to release subsequent February, so be expecting to listen to extra about it early within the new yr. Till then, be certain to try one of the vital different video games within the franchise to get your self ready.