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Fabled: fairy tales told differently.

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Fabled: Lottie And The Frog

The Grimms explored an age-old conundrum: what really separates the “princes” from the “frogs?” Uber-popular Lottie needs someone to rescue her most prized possession from the school pond, as she has dropped it in and can’t swim herself. The only hope is passer-by Eli, a nerd, (nicknamed “The Frog” after an unfortunate burping incident in ...
2 months ago
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Fabled: The Boy Who Cried Werewolf

Raising False alarms can range in effect from annoying to life-threatening. In a post-apocalyptic world where a mysterious virus turns people into werewolves, this rural community seems safe. Young Arthur and Maren guard its towers and lookout stations. Arthur has raised the alarm twice, but nothing is found and he is disgraced. Maren hopes to ...
2 months ago
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Fabled: The Emperor’s New Clothing Line

The idea of a king so obsessed with being exceptional that he can be duped by his own vanity into walking naked through the town is a gift from Hans Christian Andersen. Our tale moves the story to the fashion world of Milan, and finds a once famous designer locked in a struggle with an ...
2 months ago
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Fabled: Imp

In the classic tale, Rumpelstiltskin had talent that came at a high price. In our story, a young computer hacker gets in trouble when her father, in debt to a powerful crime boss, brags that his daughter can turn worthless stocks into money-makers.  She pulls this miracle off with the help of an anonymous hacker ...
2 months ago
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Fabled: Han and Gret

The Brothers Grimm told the tale of children lost in the woods, leaving a trail of bread crumbs, and besting a hungry witch. We’ve re-imagined the tale, set a century in the future, on a newly terraformed planet where some of the shape-shifting inhabitants have developed a taste for humans. Add a disturbing android mom, ...
2 months ago