Fable II Review: A Feast Of Burden

Lionhead Studios and its excitable leader Peter Molyneux are rather infamous for attacking massive projects wide-eyed and genuinely enthusiastic, ultimately delivering a final product that's somewhere in the range of ninety percent of what it, and followers of the developer's games, had in mind. Fortunately, for Fable … » 11/04/08 4:00pm 11/04/08 4:00pm

Some Fable II Players Report 'Freezing' Issues

And it was all going so well! Several users - both in our tips@kotaku.com inbox and the official Lionhead Forums - say that Fable II has been 'freezing' or locking up at various stages. "as soon as I got into my adult stage in the gypsy camp it froze," said Lionhead Forum member 'Sansight', "Strange freeze too, loud… » 10/22/08 4:20pm 10/22/08 4:20pm

Microsoft Slightly Addresses Missing Fable II LE Codes

What McWhertor posted last night as a rumor » 10/21/08 10:20am 10/21/08 10:20am is definitely not a rumor. I found out last night after getting my Fable II Depressing Limited Edition from GameStop that yes, the card was missing from the game. It was pathetic enough to go from that majestic-looking LE package to a game in a paper sleeve, and now this?…

Rumor: Fable II CE Release Gets Bonus Last Minute Screw Up

According to one of our readers, today's shipment of Fable II » 10/20/08 10:00pm 10/20/08 10:00pm Collector's Edition may wind up being less than it was cracked up to be, at least at some GameStop stores. After already being , with special CE packaging and a limited Hobbe figurine having already been gutted, all that was left of the more limited SKU was …

Man Arrested For Gears 2 & Fable 2 Theft

All those high-profile games leaks » 10/20/08 5:20pm 10/20/08 5:20pm - just how they happen? Well, here is one way... An employee of games packaging specialists Technicolor has been arrested in connection with the theft of 100 unreleased copies of Gears of War 2 and Fable 2. An investigation into the theft led Memphis police detectives to follow…

The First 10 Minutes of Fable 2, albeit in Polish

It goes without saying this needs a major spoiler alert, which is why I'm sticking the video on the jump. Video of the first 10 minutes of the game turned up this week on the Polish gaming site Polygamia. The dialogue is in English, subtitled in Polish. If you can't wait until Tuesday to get the game (North America) or … » 10/18/08 11:00am 10/18/08 11:00am

Fable II Online Co-Op So Making Release Date

While Lionhead might have been mouthing "sorry" a couple weeks back when word dropped that Fable II would be shipping without the eagerly anticipated online co-op feature » 10/09/08 12:30pm 10/09/08 12:30pm, they are no doubt now pumping their fists in the air and shouting "yes!" like a triumphant home alone child as they announce that they managed to make…

Molyneux's Happy The People He Pays Like Fable 2

Peter Molyneux's Fable 2 » 9/25/08 8:40am 9/25/08 8:40am publicity storm continues, complete with Molynexisms. Today's is about being so good that even the people on payroll like it. Or something. Here, let Molyneux explain: Ever notice that Peter Molyneux is most excited about his latest game? That's why he's Peter Molyneux and you and I are not. …