Fans have been eagerly awaiting a Fable 4 announcement for years, and after a rocky decade for the franchise, folks were hoping that we would finally get some good news during the Microsoft Xbox E3 2019 conference. While the three main titles of the Fable franchise were very popular and much praised for their innovative gameplay, since Fable 3 was released in 2010 the series hasn’t been able to find its footing. The only silver lining in the cloud hanging over Fable was the release of Fable Anniversary; a remaster of Fable: The Lost Chapters, in 2014, and even that had its share of problems. When the developer behind the franchise, Lionhead Studios, closed in 2016, many thought that spelled the end for the Fable series. However, rumors have abounded about Fable 4 being in development for some time now. Despite this, we unfortunately did not get confirmation that a fourth main Fable title will be releasing sometime in the next few years. In fact, the game was totally absent from … [Read more...] about Why was Fable 4 missing from E3 2019?
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Microsoft recently acquired multiple game development studios. Such as Ninja Theory, who is best known for Hellblade. Another studio the company acquired is Playground games, known for the Forza series mainly, was partnered by Microsoft with another studio during the merger. The project the newly fused teams are working on is unknown to the world, hence why these rumors of a new Fable arose. Sadly, however, Playground games confirmed that this isn’t the case as of yet. And that any update on the development of Fable 4 shouldn’t be expected for a long time. With X018 being as close as it is, the fans expect multiple announcements of upcoming titles as well as previews of their gameplay. Two factors led to the initial conclusion of a possible Fable 4. One was how Microsoft canceled Fable legends. Implying that they had a better project for the franchise that they were working on. Another important hint was of Playground games supposedly working on an action RPG … [Read more...] about Don’t Expect Fable 4 News For A Long Time From PlayGround Games
Forza Horizon 4 developers are looking to grow their employees by hiring up to 400 more due to the tough upcoming challenges for Playground Games. A recent reveal discovered indicates that Playground Games is going to change the way they run things in the near future. The video game developers are suggested to hire new people and divide the company into the three divisions that they plan to work on for now. This news came up after a Resetera forum user highlighted that Playground Games might be starting a new IP studio. A post on Twitter also evidently shows that something is surely cooking although the developers have not made any official announcement yet. We do hope that this extra force also goes on to develop the much awaited Fable 4. “Playground Games Plans To Grow To 400 Employees. They posted in LinkedIn over 100 jobs and if you go at their website there posted even more. They want to create three studios division: The key reason behind a hiring of this scale is implied … [Read more...] about Playground Games is Expanding, Give Us Fable 4 Please
Earlier this month a highly circulated rumor suggested that Fable 4 is in the development at a UK studio. While many questioned the validity of the leaked information, a new report has lent the speculation some credibility and offers some new details about the next Fable game. A big-budget Fable game is currently in developmentaccording to sources close to the project who spoke with Eurogamer. The game is in the works at UK-based developer Playground Games, which is also the team behind the much-loved Forza Horizon racing games. Playground is reportedly planning to make the game an open-world action RPG that is focused on characters and story. A “significant investment” is going to be made in the development of this new Fable game, including a huge increase of staff at the developer. 200 people are set to work on the game at Playground’s recently opened second studio in Leamington Spa and the developer is currently on a major hiring spree. Though, that hiring spree … [Read more...] about Report: New Fable Game Being Made by Forza Horizon Developer
Fables 4, the game that has made fans beg Microsoft to make, both literally and figuratively, is speculated to be in the making. All thanks to a recent leak by a self-proclaimed leaker – Klobrille who posted on ResetEra forums that he had access to internal systems at Microsoft via an Xbox Live API, giving him a look at upcoming titles from the company. Among other news related to games in the pipeline or almost out of it, Klobrille referred to a game set in Albion, with the project name Wisdom. Albion is, obviously, the name of the land that Fables is set in. It seems to be a long time coming with the Fables franchise having been put on hold after the famous cancellation of Fables Legends. Let’s hope Fables 4 doesn’t see the same fate and for that very reason, here are 5 reasons why it makes total sense and should happen: 1. Fill The Gap In Xbox Exclusives 2. Has A Developer With Famed Titles To Name 3. Time To Get Back on Track 4. Better Gameplay Mechanics … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons Why Fable 4 Makes Total Sense And Should Happen