Fable Series News


Fable Legends shows off 'villain' mode

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2014 10:16am PDT

Fable Legends will allow you to play as the villain, using an overhead perspective to set traps and enemies on adventurers.


Fable Legends may use Kinect for 'Villain Mode'

By Steve Watts, Mar 11, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Fable Legends executive producer Geoff Smith says the studio is looking into ways to incorporate Kinect, and may use it as an alternate control mechanism for the "villain mode."


Fable Anniversary: taking a trip back into Albion

By Robert Workman, Feb 13, 2014 9:00am PST

As it did with Halo, Microsoft has chosen to revisit Fable for an anniversary release on Xbox 360 with spruced-up visuals and new SmartGlass support.


Fable Anniversary coming February 4

By Steve Watts, Dec 12, 2013 8:00am PST

Fable Anniversary is coming on February 4, Lionhead announced today. Early runs of the game will include special packaging with some extra weapons and costumes.


"I wish Lionhead would bring this to PC. And that's not the usual "I'm a PC gamer and want every ..."

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Fable Legends launch to signify 'Season One' of content

By Steve Watts, Oct 21, 2013 9:15pm PDT

Fable Legends is planning a long lifespan, and game director David Eckelberry says the launch content will be comparable to "Season One" of a TV show. Other "seasons" will follow with DLC.


Fable Legends planning 5-10 year lifespan

By Steve Watts, Sep 13, 2013 11:30am PDT

Fable Legends is aiming to last for 5-10 years, according to Lionhead's John Needham.


Fable Legends announced for Xbox One

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 20, 2013 2:45am PDT

Surprise! Lionhead is working on a new Fable game for Xbox One.


Fable Anniversary holding fan achievement contest

By Steve Watts, Jul 10, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Lionhead is holding a contest to let fans create an achievement for Fable Anniversary. Entries are due this Sunday, July 14.


"Fable 2 was really great. Granted it was a little different from Fable 1 and seeing the ..."

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Fable Anniversary revamps first Fable for Xbox 360

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2013 6:54am PDT

Following an awfully obvious teaser trailer, Lionhead has announced that yes, it's jazzing up the original Fable for re-release on Xbox 360 this holiday season. Fable Anniversary, as it's called, boasts updated models and textures and lighting and 1080p support, along with m...


"That's awesome. I really hope they added some more content though. "

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Fable: The Journey demo now available on Xbox Live

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 17, 2012 9:30am PDT

Do you want an early peek at the next big Fable game? Then, pop onto Xbox Live Marketplace and download the demo for Fable: The Journey.


Fable: The Journey demo rides out Sept. 17

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 17, 2012 6:00am PDT

Our Andrew was pretty pleased when he played fifteen minutes of Fable: The Journey during E3, and soon you'll get a taste of waving your hands at a pony too. A demo for Lionhead's Kinect-y Fable spin-off is coming to Xbox 360 on September 17, Microsoft announced today at Gam...


"On rails or not, this is one of the only Kinect games that has me interested in playing it. "

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Fable: The Journey preview

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 06, 2012 3:20pm PDT

Lionhead Studios promises it "hasn't f---ed up" the Fable franchise with The Journey, a Kinect-exclusive on-rails adventure. The Kinect controls take some getting used to, but when it works, it does feel like magic.


"Glad to hear it wasn't all bad but I think it'll be in the next itteration of the kinect that ..."

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Trials Evolution, Minecraft XBLA dated and priced in 'Arcade Next' promotion

By Steve Watts, Mar 22, 2012 11:30am PDT

Microsoft has announced the "Arcade Next" promotion, and in the process spilled release dates and prices for Trials Evolution, Bloodforge, Fable Heroes, and Minecraft.


"Sweet! Trials and Minecraft are on my must have list! Can't wait! It will be very interesting ..."

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Fable Heroes announced as co-op companion to The Journey

By Steve Watts, Mar 05, 2012 7:15am PST

Fable Heroes has been announced, a cute 4-player co-op game that lets you use earned coins to unlock content in Fable: The Journey.


"Reading the headline caused me momentary panic that Fable was somehow tied to the multiplayer ..."

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