Lionhead Studios News


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."


Lionhead working on unannounced, non-Fable project

By Steve Watts, Jan 22, 2014 7:00am PST

Lionhead is working on an unannounced project that "won't be Fable-esque," but is keeping the details under wraps.


"Why are y'all talking about Avatar and Exodus in a non-Ultima thread?"

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Fable Trilogy collection coming February 4

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 18, 2014 2:00pm PST

Fable Trilogy will offer the upcoming Fable Anniversary, Fable II, and Fable III on a single collection and will arrive on February 4 for Xbox 360.


"Anniversary is supposed to include the Fable DLC, but not sure about the other two games. ..."

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Fable Anniversary pre-order bonuses announced

By Steve Watts, Jan 10, 2014 4:45pm PST

Fable Anniversary is getting three distinct pre-order packs from different retailers, each offering a different outfit and weapon.


"Fable had one of my most favorite instroductions that drew me deep into the game. The momentum ..."

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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 Anniversary delayed into 2014

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 13, 2013 8:00am PDT

"D∃AR sannta, 4 chrissmas i wud like Fable Annyversay is fable but newer i have been very good ask my mum she will tell you, see u soon" you're writing at this very moment, the holiday season starting earlier each year. Oh dear sweet reader, I'm so awfully sorry: the Xbox ...


"If you play fable 2, you can pretty much skip Fable 3. 3 is a good game, but it's basically ..."

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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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Milo & Kate could have been finished with six months of production

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 21, 2013 2:30pm PDT

Remember Milo & Kate, Peter Molyneux's Kinect-powered boy-simulator? How much of it was actually real?


Lionhead hit with layoffs after latest Fable release

By John Keefer, Oct 16, 2012 1:05pm PDT

No sooner does Fable: The Journey hit shelves and developer Lionhead Studios is facing staff reductions. Despite the layoffs, Microsoft insists that another 100 people will be hired by June of next year.


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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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