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App description: "Thirty years ago, London was stolen by bats. Now, Hell is close and immortality is cheap, but the screaming has largely stopped"

Welcome to a dark and hilarious Victorian-Gothic underworld, where every choice has a consequence from the style of your hat to the price of your soul. Fallen London, acclaimed literary RPG and winner of The Escapist's Best Browser Game award, has come to iOS!

For those who love to read and for those who love to play, Fallen London offers you a unique narrative which evolves with every choice you make. Define your destiny through the stories you embark on and the character you cultivate.

There's a whole world of opportunity waiting for you beyond the iron bars of New Newgate Prison. Who will you be?


- Literary RPG with over 1.5 million delicious words
- Befriend, beguile or antagonise hundreds of characters from diplomats and devils to Clay Men, Rubbery Men and the elusive Masters
- Increase a vast array of character qualities, shaping your character as you go
- Choose from a miscellany of avatars and gender options
- Hundreds of items, outfits and pets available in the Bazaar
- Forge your own path through a dark Victorian city and beyond!


- "A beautifully moody and lusciously written faux-Victorian game" (The Guardian)
- "The bestest best words in all of gaming" (Rock, Paper, Shotgun)
- "Superlative every bit as vividly drawn as the worlds built by Rockstar in Red Dead Redemption, or Irrational in BioShock, or Supergiant in Bastion" (Tom Chick)
- "...a masterpiece in story-telling from the creators of Sunless Sea... a perfectly realized world that puts other fantastic worlds to shame" (TouchArcade)
- "Intriguing and addictive... The world of Fallen London is a joy to explore, a weird and wonderful playground" (The Escapist)


- Subscribe to become an Exceptional Friend of the Bazaar for only £4.99/$6.99!
- Grants access to the House of Chimes, free immediate access to monthly Exceptional Stories, double action points and an increased Opportunity Deck
- This is an auto-renewing subscription which will be charged to your iTunes account each month. You can cancel any time via your Apple user Account Settings so long as you do so at least 24hrs before your subscription is due to renew
- Privacy policy at http://www.storynexus.com/sh/privacypolicy
- Terms of use at http://fallenlondon.storynexus.com/sh/termsandconditions
04-19-2016, 03:02 AM
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04-19-2016, 03:50 AM
Joined: Oct 2008
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Running on iPhone 6S with latest iOS version.

Smooth. Very beautiful looking

I think I am still in the tutorial

I am not sure about the "Fate" to be purchased but you can subscribe for additional contents.

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04-19-2016, 03:56 AM
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I would love some impressions on what you get when you pay or don't pay. The subscription stuff is confusing and I personally don't like auto renewal purchases. And then I wonder if the game is crippled without the sub. I suppose someone who has played the original would know best?


Nevermind. Ios9? I'm still on 8 and won't be leaving anytime soon. Guess I'll pass on this app. For a game with mostly text I feel like having it at ios7 or so would have been preferable to get a wider audience. The ios9 requirement is a big downside for me.

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Last edited by L.Lawliet; 04-19-2016 at 04:00 AM.
04-19-2016, 06:06 AM
been waiting for this since i thought it would be a platformer/ action-adventure game. oh well...

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04-19-2016, 06:48 AM
Joined: Jul 2010
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Would've tried it if it weren't for that iOS9 requirement.
04-19-2016, 06:54 AM
Originally Posted by nicodemus82 View Post
Would've tried it if it weren't for that iOS9 requirement.
Me too. iOS 8.4.1 here, and no plans to update until Monster Hunter gets fixed.
04-19-2016, 06:58 AM
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 22
It's kind of annoying me that quite often when I try to scroll down the page in the app I end up bringing up the side bar, because I must be swiping down and slightly to the right by accident. This then resets the page to the top again when I tap out of it. A minor annoyance, But still annoying. Lol

Plus, It takes too long to load when the app is first launched.

Last edited by Almyn; 04-19-2016 at 07:05 AM.
04-19-2016, 07:16 AM
The IAPs could definitely use more explanation. I'm cautiously diving in....
04-19-2016, 07:26 AM
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 4,430
Loading time is kinda strange. Just then it take more than 5 minutes and still stuck at "Syncing Character" so I kill the app. And when re-launch, I go straight into the game.

I think the pay model is similar to the browser version, which I have no idea either... Time to pay the official site a visit.

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