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Fables is a Vertigo comics series that is currently ongoing and began publication in 2002. It is written by Bill Willingham and has inspired some spin-offs, including Jack of Fables, Cinderella and Fairest.

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What is the final confirmed status of those characters?

Death in the "Fables" series is often cheap and many important characters come back after being killed in one way or the other: Snow survived a headshot, Bigby will apparently "die seven times", ...
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What is the force behind Colin's head (on a pike)

In "Fables", Rose Red is few time visited - usually in the time of great need - by a ghost of Colin (or to be precise: a ghost of pig's head on a pike) - first victim of the failed revolution on the ...
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Do Fables live in the same world as DC superheroes?

The "Fables" series is published by Vertigo, which is part of DC Comics. Does it mean that they live in the same world as DC superheroes? I know that once upon a time Superman fought with Dracula, ...
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When did the Fables move to our world?

The main theme of the "Fables" comic series is the fact, that the creatures from fairy tales live in exile in our mundane world. But at what point of our history did they move in here? If I assume (...
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Fables character identification

Who is the space-looking character in this Fables panel from the last volume? Has he been shown or mentioned in earlier chapters?
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Who is the man in the straight jacket always around Kevin Thorn

So during The Great Fables Crossover, Kevin Thorn (the embodiment of Storytelling) begins to come into his power and starts calling his other "children" to him, the Genres, which include Sci-Fi, ...
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In Wolf Among Us what is the significance of the cigarettes found throughout the game

There are a number of cigarette butts found throughout the game. The always seem to be "Huff and Puff" brand, and are left near important events. Bigby also appears to smoke that brand. Nerrisa at ...
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Is Mister Dark part of/Homage to The Endless?

I've just started reading The Dark Ages, part of the Fables series, and Mister Dark has just been introduced. I couldn't help but notice the striking similarities between him and the Endless of Neil ...
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Fables - Where do the Cinderella stories fit in?

There are two spin offs to Fables starring Cinderella: Cinderella: From Fabletown with Love Cinderella: Fables are Forever How far do you need to get in the main series before there are no spoilers ...
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When does Jack of Fables spin off from Fables?

No spoilers please. I am currently reading Fables in trade paperback form. When do I need to start (planning for and) buying and reading Jack of Fables? I.E when does the spin-off begin in relation ...
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Who is the white sleeper in Fairest #1?

In Fairest #1, Ali Baba finds two sleeping beauties: one the color and warmth of early autumn, while the other is the glistening brilliance of midwinter's deep snow. The bottle imp tells him that ...
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How much of *Fables* should be read before starting *Fairest*?

The summary for issue #1 of Fairest says Briar Rose, the enchanting Sleeping Beauty, was stolen away by the goblin army in FABLES #107. FAIREST follows her into adventures and misadventures I ...