222w ago - SCEA PR Manager Eric Levine has announced that LittleBigPlanet GOTY (Game Of The Year) Edition arrives today, and has revealed some details of the special guest designers as follows:
For those who haven't jumped on the "Play, Create and Share" bandwagon yet, now is the time as the LittleBigPlanet Game of Year edition Game of Year edition is available NOW!
The new package includes everything from the original as well as seven free downloadable content packs, a PlayStation Network voucher code to download the upcoming ModNation Racers online beta AND 18 never-before-seen levels created by some extremely talented members of the community - all bonus content valued at more than $30!
So, how did these 18 consumers get to be part of a video game? Well, it wasn't random. Our team at Media Molecule handpicked them all after viewing the exceptional levels each fan had previously posted online.
Once identified, we contracted each person, with payment, of course, to create a new level that would be incorporated into the Game of the Year. So, all 18 people are now amateur video game developers for the PlayStation family.
One of these creators, David Dino, a 27 year-old Hospital Safety Coordinator from Azusa, CA, recently spoke with USAToday.com about his...
222w ago - Nearly a year after the initial LittleBigPlanet launch, it looks like the online create mode is finally coming to LittleBigPlanet in the near future.
Mark Valledor, the Marketing Manager for Sony Computer Entertainment America, left the following comment on the PlayStation.Blog when asked about the elusive mode:
To quote: "Beta testing went well, so its almost here..."
The LittleBigPlanet community has already produced over 1.25 million user-created levels online. The online create mode will certainly beef up user-generated content as players will soon be able to work cooperatively at building a level over the Playstation Network.
Media Molecule and Sony Computer Entertainment America will re-release the game on September 8th with extra content under the title, LittleBigPlanet Game of the Year Edition.
Hopefully, they will patch the online create mode unti the game at around the same time.
223w ago - It appears LittleBigPlanet is in for a second recall, but this time it's not for allegedly offensive Islamic themes.
Media Molecule has sent out an internal memo to GameStop stores saying to load up and ship back any copies of LittleBigPlanet as the upcoming LittleBigPlanet: Game of the Year Edition will be using the same sales SKU.
To quote: "Today, GameStop received an internal memo telling managers to load up their copies of LittleBigPlanet for a recall.
Why? It seems that the Game of the Year Edition of LittleBigPlanet will be using the same sale SKU as the original title and they'll only be offering the GOTY edition here on out."
224w ago - Today Sony's Social Media Senior Specialist Chris Morell has shared a LittleBigPlanet PSP Gamescom Interview video.
To quote: Stationed on a seesaw in the PlayStation booth at Gamescom 09 was Sackboy, alongside stations of LittleBigPlanet PSP.
As you know, a lot of LittleBigPlanet news came out of Gamescom in Cologne including the PS3 Game of the Year edition and the water gameplay addition.
But it wasn't all about LBP PS3 in Germany, and we found SCE Studio Cambridge Development Director James Shepherd to walk us through what's new in LBP PSP at Gamescom, including details on Create mode, on-the-go level inspiration and more.