Abyss Sickness

Deep dive madness. Isolation, pressure and tension can trigger a paranoid condition knows as Abyss Sickness. People who are scheduled to work in The Abyss receive rigorous training to counteract, detect and treat Abyss Sickness.  


Tremors, sweating, shortness of breath, darting eyes, suspicion, anxiety and short temper. Long term symptoms involve deep seated mistrust and paranoia, elevated stress hormone levels and eventually adrenaline overproduction and death due to heart failure.

Cover image: by CC BY, Modified by Tobias Linder


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