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Old June 11 2013, 01:11 AM   #1
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Fable III now available for free on Xbox Live Marketplace

No, it's not a marketplace glitch, it's intentional.

It's 5.63 GB though, so you need to make sure you have the space.
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Old June 11 2013, 01:30 AM   #2
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Re: Fable III now available for free on Xbox Live Marketplace

The Kotaku article speculates that it's free in order to promote the HD remake of the first game, but after Microsoft's E3 press conference I'm wondering if this is instead the first title in this new "two free games per month for XBL Gold members" plan they announced today. Granted, that would leave the question as to why they didn't mention this game in that announcement, and instead focused on Assassin's Creed II and Halo 3, but it was the first thought that crossed my mind.
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Old June 11 2013, 01:50 AM   #3
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Re: Fable III now available for free on Xbox Live Marketplace

PsychoPere wrote: View Post
The Kotaku article speculates that it's free in order to promote the HD remake of the first game, but after Microsoft's E3 press conference I'm wondering if this is instead the first title in this new "two free games per month for XBL Gold members" plan they announced today.
The "two free games per month" thing doesn't start until July, though.
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Old June 11 2013, 01:55 AM   #4
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Ah, okay. I didn't catch that part of the news.
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Old June 11 2013, 07:30 AM   #5
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Re: Fable III now available for free on Xbox Live Marketplace

This is also part of a promo for June, apparently.
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Old June 13 2013, 02:50 PM   #6
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Re: Fable III now available for free on Xbox Live Marketplace

I didn't know they were doing a promo, I just assumed it was such a bad game they couldn't give it away.
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