First Fable II episode free today

September 29, 2009 by Daniel Gillespie  
Filed under News

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If you haven’t experienced the brilliant Fable II yet, then you have the chance to get in on The Albion adventure – for free. Today sees the launch of Fable II: Game Episodes on Xbox Live’s Games on Demand channel.

The RPG is being split into 5 digital installments that you can download via Live, and you can get the first 2GB installment for absolutely free.

The free episode will cover your childhood in the game and period as a young adult, and if you decide you want some more Fable II action, all of your progress will be kept for future episodes and even the full disc.

The game’s achievements make it over to digital download too, and you can play co-op with a friend if you so desire.

Fable III announced and dated (sort of)

August 19, 2009 by Dave Burns  
Filed under Xbox

Today at GamesCom Peter Molyneux of Lionhead Studios announced Fable III and said it would be released in 2010 but “Dont expect it early in 2010″.

Whats more Microsoft and Lionhead announced that Fable II will be available in chapters and titled Fable II: Game Episodes.  Players will be able to download the first chapter of Fable II for free and then decide wether or not to buy more or all of the remaining chapters.  Fable II: Game Episodes will be fully compatible with all DLC available for Fable II.  Expect this to be released on 29th September.