X360 Thursday, May 24, 2007 | 2:18 PM

Inside Lionhead #1

Inside Lionhead #1

Microsoft and Lionhead released the first developer diary of Fable 2, presenting what had been unveiled at the GDC: Love and our dog companion. Also worth noting, a beautiful ending sequence showing some of the game's locations.


Inside Lionhead #1

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Commented on 2007-05-24 14:31:11
downloading... thx for the video..
Commented on 2007-05-24 14:46:30
Nice video, thank you. Hope this game delivers the goods.
Commented on 2007-05-24 14:47:55
I love Fable so much, can't wait :) Thanks for the video Blim
Commented on 2007-05-24 15:21:10
The graphics and the style look more Project Ego than Fable, which to me is a good thing.
Commented on 2007-05-24 19:11:15 In reply to Dacs
Ok, now I know why Microsoft bought this game studio. Peter is a crazy visionary and his development team is obsessed with the finer details of immersive gameplay.

It sounds like Peter is keeping his ambition for this game grounded and I do believe that he's going to deliver on what he promises this time.

Not that I was one of those people complaining anyway. I loved Fable1. The only thing I didn't like was how short it was.

Just one thing-

If people are going to be shooting muskets and swinging swords, isn't the dog going to get killed following you around?
Commented on 2007-05-24 19:24:08
"you have no control of the dog, you don't control the dog, you don't control the dog...........you DON'T control the dog." "thats just mad man" i think Peter Molyneux needs to step outside for a change and do something fun, this game seems to be getting to him, its just a god damn dog. You never had control over pikachu in pokemon yellow, why is it so mad that you can't control the dog? Anybody else creeped out by the man with the beard and pony tail? :-S Im sure fable 2 will be a great game, the first was, it was just too short and linear.
Commented on 2007-05-24 20:14:56 In reply to finlayash
Posted by finlayash
"you have no control of the dog, you don't control the dog, you don't control the dog...........you DON'T control the dog." "thats just mad man" i think Peter Molyneux needs to step outside for a change and do something fun, this game seems to be getting to him, its just a god damn dog. You never had control over pikachu in pokemon yellow, why is it so mad that you can't control the dog? Anybody else creeped out by the man with the beard and pony tail? :-S Im sure fable 2 will be a great game, the first was, it was just too short and linear.
Not sure the pikachu in Poke-yellow is the same thing. He typically just followed you around. >_>
Commented on 2007-05-24 21:04:19
I wonder if they will be making an achievement for people that manage to finish the game without intentionally killing the dog, if they do I doubt I'll ever get it.
Commented on 2007-05-24 21:05:40
The shadowing in this game is top notch. :)
Commented on 2007-05-24 21:41:17
HD? Yes please.
Commented on 2007-05-24 21:47:33
Are these downloads capped at around 50-60kb?
Commented on 2007-05-24 23:05:16
cool stuff. Seems like the game is progressing nicely.
Commented on 2007-05-25 00:54:45 In reply to Dacs
Posted by Dacs
The graphics and the style look more Project Ego than Fable, which to me is a good thing.
Uhhhh... Can you explain that a bit?
Since those were the same game.
Commented on 2007-05-25 01:46:41 In reply to Ignus
The early screenshots form when the game was titled Project Ego showed larger and more open areas. Project Ego was meant to be open ended,more freedom like Oblivion but due to technical limitations of the Xbox, Fable was made.
http://alterego.vault.ign.com/files/screens/screen...
http://alterego.vault.ign.com/files/screens/screen...
http://www.gamershell.com/static/screenshots/4406/...
http://www.gamershell.com/static/screenshots/4406/...
With any luck they might get round to resurrecting BC.
Commented on 2007-05-25 04:26:41
coping bungie with these daria

peter molyneux very attached to this game its like becoming personal thing now

how is the combat in fable is it real time, or turn based. is there lots of custimezation like other westen rpgs like olbivion, maa effect etc
Commented on 2007-05-25 06:31:55
Looks unbelievable....
Commented on 2007-05-25 10:18:17 In reply to Dacs
Posted by Dacs
I wonder if they will be making an achievement for people that manage to finish the game without intentionally killing the dog, if they do I doubt I'll ever get it.
Impossible considering that dog WILL die in the game. Has been said by mr. Molyneux himself iirc.
Commented on 2007-05-25 12:05:58
Oh well, I wonder if you can personally kill it yourself, I would, I absolutely hate dogs. Unless it was a wolf, I like wolves, they can eat peasants.
Commented on 2007-05-26 13:30:07
I'm more of a cat person myself. Will there be a patch? :)
Commented on 2007-05-29 18:42:26
The torrent needs seeders, please.
Commented on 2007-06-15 17:22:11
I think it s a good idea to create a game like "black&white" for the XBox 360.

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