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We Absolutely Meant to Go to Zee

by Olivia Wood profile and Failbetter Games

Episode 75 of Fallen London Exceptional Stories
Fantasy
2021

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About the Story

A nautical upset leaves you adrift with three spirited children in an unzeeworthy boat. Explore forgotten islets. Visit the pirate haven of Gaider's Mourn. And for goodness' sake, get them home in time for tea.


Game Details

Language: English (en)
First Publication Date: June 24, 2021
Current Version: 1.00
License: Commercial
Development System: StoryNexus
Forgiveness Rating: Merciful
IFID: Unknown
TUID: uj3h94anoi4qjj4l

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A charming story about kids, pirates, mermaids and loss, December 11, 2021
by MathBrush
Related reviews: about 2 hours

This is an exceptional story for Fallen London, which is a special 'extra' story for people who pay a monthly fee or purchase the story itself later on.

In this story, you rescue three young kids who have decided to find buried treasure on the Zee but get stuck when their boat crashes on a small island. Rescuing them, you learn about their fascination with Captain Redbeard, a mythical pirate, as well as the story of their mother, a woman who died at sea and who may or may not now be a 'drownie' (in Fallen London, people who die come back, except those who die at sea, who become a kind of fish/zombie/person).

The kids are cute, and help you pick out a suitable pirate name (mine was Blood Killer). Their dynamics and their interactions with the larger world paint a really lovely picture of family and growing up.


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