Fable Anniversary confirmed

[UPDATE] Updated version of 2004 role-playing game and Lost Chapters DLC coming to Xbox 360 this year with SmartGlass integration.



[UPDATE] Following the publication of this story, Microsoft confirmed Fable Anniversary will launch later this year for the Xbox 360.

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The game runs on the Unreal 3 Engine and boasts a new lighting system, as well as new systems for cutscenes and facial animations. It also features SmartGlass support and all-new achievements.

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Lionhead Studios has teased that it is working on Fable HD for the Xbox 360.

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In a short teaser video (below), various tweets are shown directed at Lionhead and asking for a remake of the original role-playing game.

One tweet references "better graphics and sound quality," while another refers to the game as Fable Anniversary. The original Fable launched in 2004 for the Xbox.

Lionhead studio owner Microsoft has a history of rereleasing games with the Anniversary tag, following 2011's Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary.

In addition, various tweets reference the game's Lost Chapters expansion, suggesting it will be included with the bundle. Fable antagonist Jack of Blades is also shown in the video.

"For every choice, a consequence," ends the video.

Lionhead just yesterday relaunched the Fable forums. Microsoft's 2013 Electronic Entertainment Expo briefing takes place Monday, June 10.


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