SCEA Marketing Manager Mark Valledor
recapped LittleBigPlanet's recent success at the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences' 12th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards in Las Vegas.
To quote: In addition to being honored by AIAS, we were truly flattered that Beat Crusaders used our beloved SackBoy for their Phantom Planet http://www.mediamolecule.com/2009/02/19/terrifying-giant-skull-monster/. Check it out!
As if winning the Overall Game of the Year category wasn't enough, we were also honored with some incredible awards including:
- Console Game of the Year
- Family Game of the Year
- Outstanding Achievement in Game Direction
- Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction
- Outstanding Achievement in Visual Engineering
- Outstanding Innovation in Gaming
And to cap it off, SackBoy picked up the eight award for Outstanding Character Performance.
So on behalf of us here at Sony and the Molecules, a sincere 'thank you' to all the endless and incredible support of our http://forums.littlebigworkshop.com/lbp/ and fans. This game is as much yours as it is ours. More PlayStation 3 News...