Posts Tagged fable


Lionhead Releases Family Friendly Fable Hack & Slash XBLA Title

Friday, May 4, 2012 No Comments

As part of the spring Xbox Live Arcade NEXT lineup, Lionhead Studios announced the release of Fable Heroes this week. The new spin on the now classic fantasy franchise has a more family friendly style than the previous installments, and plays as a multiplayer hack and slash title rather than the franchise’s standard third person […]


Microsoft Unveils Major XBLA Spring Lineup with Arcade NEXT

Monday, March 26, 2012 1 Comment

This past week, Microsoft unveiled its major spring lineup for the Xbox Live Arcade. The series of four games (all published by Microsoft Studios), scheduled to be released weekly, starting April 18th, are part of Microsoft’s Arcade NEXT spring promotion. Along with the announcement comes news that all new Xbox Live Arcade games released as […]


Highlights from Microsoft’s E3 2011 Press Conference

Monday, June 6, 2011 4 Comments

Microsoft kicked off this its E3 press conference for this year with a bang. Actually, with a glug. The sights and sounds of underwater action kicking from the live demo of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, which included scuba action gameplay, underwater infiltration and even a whole motor dinghy chase scene.  The show rolled […]


Fable III and Rock Band 3 Release Today

Tuesday, October 26, 2010 No Comments

Today is a day of threes, which is good, since it’s the third day of the week. Both Harmonix and Lionhead Studios announced the releases of Rock Band 3 and Fable III today. As you probably know by now, the newest installment in the Rock Band franchise comes with all of the great old gameplay […]


Fable 3 tickles, titillates at X’10

Thursday, August 26, 2010 1 Comment

I really adored Fable 2. The combat was very satisfying, it had some nice comedy bits, and it was just an all around pleasurable experience. In fact, just writing about it is making me want to go back and play through it again. Before I do that though, let me tell you about the third […]


Microsoft and Epic Games Showcase Gears of War 3 at E3 2010

Wednesday, June 16, 2010 2 Comments

As with previous years, Microsoft’s showing for Xbox 360 was all about the games at E3 2010. The lineup of  first and second party exclusive games showcased this year, aside from those announced for Kinect, was quite impressive, and included titles like Halo: Reach, Crackdown 2 and Fable III, and a third party exclusive from […]


Fable III Limited Collector’s Edition and Windows Versions Announced

Friday, May 21, 2010 1 Comment

Lionhead Studios and Microsoft Game Studios announced the pricing for Fable III today. They also confirmed that they will be producing a Limited Collector’s Edition of the game, as well as a Windows version. When Fable III releases this holiday season, the Xbox 360 Standard Edition will be available at a suggested retail price of […]


An Inside Look at Fable III With Monty Python Legend John Cleese

Friday, May 14, 2010 No Comments

One of the nice things about video game development today is that a number of game developers are creating developer diaries to give fans and potential fans an inside look at their work in progress. One such developer is Lionhead Studios, creators of the Fable franchise. So with Fable III currently in development for this […]