Fable Legends is Indeed Free-to-Play – And it's Not a Bad Thing

To be honest, the first time I ever saw Fable Legends – Lionhead's 4v1 multiplayer remix of Fable, due out later this year – I could have made a confident educated guess that it would be free to play. » 2/26/15 9:30am 2/26/15 9:30am

Fable Legends' Four Versus One is a Lot of Fun

Fable Legends is one of those games that doesn't quite make sense until you get your hands on it. Fable is such an intrinsically single-player experience for a lot of us that imagining it as a co-op action game requires some mental gymnastics. Once I had a controller in my hands and four other people around me,… » 6/09/14 4:30pm 6/09/14 4:30pm

The New Fable Features Co-Op and Lets You Play as the Villain

You're not going it alone in the next release in the Xbox first-party RPG franchise. You'll have friends questing along with you. Unless you're the bad guy, in which case you'll have enemies. » 6/09/14 1:19pm 6/09/14 1:19pm

The Man Who Promised Too Much

Peter Molyneux is crying. I'm not sure how to react to this. Legendary game designers don't often get emotional with the press. But here's Molyneux, who has made so many games and done so many interviews over the past two decades, openly weeping into my voice recorder. » 3/11/14 11:00am 3/11/14 11:00am

Disappointed by Fable III? Even series creator Peter Molyneux now admits in an interview with Develop that "Fable III was a trainwreck". It's a good read if you want to see where it all went wrong. » 2/26/14 9:15pm 2/26/14 9:15pm

What Games Taught Me About Having Two Girlfriends At Once

Sometimes, when we are lying in bed—after the giggles subside and our hands finally give it a rest—my girlfriend likes to joke about how video games prepared me for a life where I "go out with all the cuties." » 1/29/14 7:00pm 1/29/14 7:00pm

Fable Trilogy, a bundle comprising the three HD editions of the series (Fable 2, Fable 3, and the upcoming HD re-release of the original) will be available on Feb. 4 from the Xbox Live Marketplace. That's the same day that Fable Anniversary launches for Xbox 360. » 1/19/14 6:30pm 1/19/14 6:30pm

Fable Anniversary Launches February 4 With Free Day-One DLC

Lionhead Studios' gorgeous 1080p HD remake of the original Fable is coming to North America on February 4, with an initial print run packed with goodies to insure chicken chasers pick it up on day one. » 12/12/13 9:12am 12/12/13 9:12am

Fable Re-Rated Because Sex is A "Reward"

This is strange. Very strange. When Fable was originally released on the first Xbox the game's Australian rating was 'M'. Today the Australian Classification Board revealed that Fable: Anniversary, the HD remastered version of Fable for the Xbox 360, would be rated R18+. Adults only. » 11/15/13 1:30am 11/15/13 1:30am

Fable: Legends Is Sounding Like An Xbox One MMO

In an interview on Games Industry International posted yesterday, Lionhead studio head John Needham outlined the developer's big-picture plans for Fable: Legends, its upcoming Xbox One exclusive title. According to Needham: » 9/14/13 11:29am 9/14/13 11:29am

Good news: Fable Anniversary has a release window. Bad news: it's next year. Lead designer Ted Timmins took to Lionhead's blog today, letting fans know the Xbox 360 remaster of Fable: The Lost Chapters needed more time, and the game is now slated for a February 2014 release. » 9/13/13 9:15am 9/13/13 9:15am

Lionhead wants you to design a custom achievement for the recently announced HD remake of the first Fable. People can submit an achievement idea and logo to a dedicated forum thread for a chance to get their achievement into the game, and to win a bunch of prizes, including a set of E3 badges and a copy of the remake. » 7/09/13 7:20am 7/09/13 7:20am

Peter Molyneux, 30 Seconds After Seeing Someone Else's Fable Re-Make

As I walked into Microsoft's Xbox booth at E3 yesterday, I spotted storied game designer Peter Molyneux waltzing in, looking for Fable Anniversary. He was hunting down the Xbox 360 re-make of a game he'd led the development of on the first Xbox. » 6/13/13 2:30pm 6/13/13 2:30pm

What appeared to be a glitch earlier this morning is now intentional: Fable III is completely free for Xbox Live Gold subscribers (probably to promote the original game's HD re-release later this year). Just go to the title in the On Demand section of the Marketplace and you'll find it there for download. The game is… » 6/10/13 10:00am 6/10/13 10:00am

High-Definition Fable Anniversary Coming Later This Year to Xbox 360

Fable Anniversary, an HD remake of the original Fable, is coming this year to the Xbox 360, according to this podcast, released this morning, from Major Nelson and Lionhead Studios' Ted Timmins. » 6/04/13 9:03am 6/04/13 9:03am

Hints of a Next-Gen Xbox TV Strategy, A Multiplayer Quantic Dream, And…

Editor's note: The mysterious figure known as Superannuation likes to go digging on the Internet. What Superannuation finds is all available to the public. Every two weeks, Superannuation shares his findings. Are these true gaming secrets? Or are they gaming red herrings planted to throw Superannuation off? Read on... » 4/10/13 11:00am 4/10/13 11:00am

These Video Game Towns And Villages Were Doomed From The Start

Oh those lovely hometowns, starting villages... Their peaceful and harmonious atmosphere ensures that there's nothing to worry about; our journey is yet to begin. And then suddenly, it's all gone, leaving behind nothing but dust. And sometimes a bit of fire. » 2/13/13 9:30pm 2/13/13 9:30pm