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Fable II was supposed to look as though it was “done by Ridley Scott”

Tuesday, 30th September 2008 16:30 GMT By Patrick Garratt

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Lionhead technical art boss Ian Lovett has told Eurogamer that Fable II’s original “visual mission statement” was that it was to be like Fable, “but done by Ridley Scott”.

“The idea behind that is that Microsoft understand Ridley Scott, they understand that this means that we wanted to mature the franchise a little bit. Not losing its charm, but basically trying to grow it up ever so slightly,” he said.

There’s more through that link, and a full interview here.

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4 Comments

  1. No_PUDding

    It doesn’t look mature.

    But mature nowadays means brown and bloomy, so good job stayign away from mature.

    #1 6 years ago
  2. Panipal2005

    I don’t know why anyone would want to emulate Ridley, the only good movie he ever made was Alien.

    Everything else (yes, even Bladerunner) = tedium.

    #2 6 years ago
  3. No_PUDding

    BladeRunner>you

    :P

    #3 6 years ago
  4. Blerk

    Keep showing me those smashing graveyard pictures and I’ll probably end up buying two copies!

    #4 6 years ago

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