Care to see the opening strains of Fable III
? Of course you would. This has been released by Lionhead in the last hour or so. Every world needs it's heroes and rebels, and the world of fowl is no different.
series has a long running affection for the chicken, much like the Sim series of Maxis games worshipped the Llama, and in this trailer you'll see one plucky little chicken dashing around the now industrialised world of Albion.
It's promised that Fable III
will deliver much more than Fable II
, it's predecessor in several areas:
A chicken cluck is hardly the battle cry for revolution, but the journey to rule in “Fable III” is a treacherous one and you’ll need all the followers you can get to start the rebellion.Fable III
In a world where freedom is nothing more than a dream, Albion’s oppressed and downtrodden citizens desperately need a hero. Against all odds, our aspiring hero dares to take a stand against his sworn enemy and puts up a rebel’s fight, paving the road to revolution for those who follow. However, he’ll quickly learn that revolutionaries can’t triumph alone. Will this brave chicken succeed in his quest for freedom or will he pay the ultimate price? The tide is turning and the uprising has begun – will you follow his lead?
"Fable III” sets the stage for an unparalleled action and adventure experience, in which you will be called upon to lead a rebellion against your brother, the tyrant king Logan, and rise up as the new ruler of Albion. Take part in all the action, drama and humor as you’re propelled into a rich and engaging story, featuring a unique cast of characters around you.
is set to release October 26th (US)
which translates to October 29th (EU)
with pre-orders for both the standard and special editions possible now. You can also gain additional benefits if you take a peek at dropK1CK ninJA
's recent article on the villager creator
“Fable III” will be available in a Standard Edition ($59.99) and Limited Collector’s Edition ($79.99) for Xbox 360, and is available now for pre-order at participating retailers. With the all-new character creator tool at xbox.com/fable3, called the “Fable III” Villager Maker, fans who pre-order the game can create and bring their personalized villager to life. The in-game villager will deliver to your hero a thrilling new quest and 1,000 gold in fortune.