Fable Heroes Initially started as part of Lionhead's "Creative Day" where members of the company can work on something outside of their priorities, the game was given the go ahead and a 5 man team was assigned to work on the project.
Fable Heroes was released on May 2nd, 2012 as part of Microsoft's Arcade Next program
Fable Heroes is a hack and slash with a cartoony aesthetic. The player and up to 3 other AI or Human controlled partners take on enemies that exist within the Fable universe. While competing against each other, there are also leaderboards and unlockables.