Fable is an action role playing game developed by Playground Games and published by Microsoft.
It is a reboot of the franchise, and the fourth mainline instalment overall.
A new report claims that Eidos Montreal has a number of projects in the work, which includes a new Deus Ex game and co-development of Xbox-exclusive Fable.
"Every time I see something I say, 'We should show this', it's Fable. Because there's a lot of cool stuff," says Microsoft's Matt Booty.
Former Remedy Entertainment writer Anna Megill joined the Fable team as lead writer over a year ago, and has now been promoted to narrative lead.
Journalist Jeff Grubb says Playground Games' Fable and The Initiative's Perfect Dark will be MIA at the upcoming showcase.
Windows Central's Jez Corden has suggested that recent concerns of scoping in Fable's development are overblown.
Playground Games' Amie Loake said the intention is to "make sure the team is focused under one clear vision" while avoiding crunch and delays.
Amie Loake, who worked on Fable at Lionhead Studios, has returned to the fantasy RPG franchise at Playground Games.
Toby Haynes, who was most recently with Rare, has joined Playground Games as character lead on the upcoming Fable.
Playground Games' Tom Golton recently tweeted about working on the project for four years. It's currently slated for Xbox Series X/S and PC.
Xbox took to Twitter to apologize to fans about the recent Fable fiasco, causing much disappointment in the process.
Xbox boss praises Playground Games and cites the recent Forza Horizon 5 preview as "where they set the bar for themselves in building a game."
Multiple upcoming first party Xbox games are currently scheduled for 2023 launches, according to GamesBeat journalist Jeff Grubb.
Also more or less confirms that Turn 10 Studios is assisting in development.
Playground Games is using in-house tools to develop the RPG.
The mysterious reboot gets a new addition in a prime position
The two Forza studios could be collaborating on something else entirely.
Former devs at Rocksteady, Gearbox, IO Interactive, and more are also part of the team.
The Xbox Game Studios boss is confident the upcoming RPG will be a "very high-quality release."
But there could still be live service elements.
Playground Games' upcoming RPG will reportedly not be a traditional Fable 4.
The iconic RPG series is finally making a comeback.
The open world title apparently won't have a gameplay demo like Halo Infinite.
In the renewal application, Microsoft have indicated that they intend to use the trademark.
"Sorry to get your hopes up," says Xbox marketing GM Aaron Greenberg.
Multiple writers who worked on Batman: Arkham Knight have joined Playground Games.
Possible new details for the long-rumoured game have emerged.
More evidence points to a possible E3 2019 announcement.
Could the UK-based studio be hiring for the long-rumored Fable 4?
Could Microsoft be raising their RPG series from the grave?
Hopefully it gets to go to those places some time, then.