56w ago - LBP Karting Community Coordinator Michael Buffaloe has shared a video today just in time for the LittleBigPlanet Karting US launch today!
Below are the details, to quote: You heard correctly:LittleBigPlanet Karting is finally launching today!
All of us at United Front Games and Sony San Diego Studio have been hard at work on this game for nearly two years, so we're very excited to finally see our fans get their hands on Sackboy's new karting adventure.
In LittleBigPlanet Karting, visitors known as the Hoard have arrived from far, far away on speedy go-karts and seek to steal Craftworld's most precious prizes. Now it's up to you to hop in a kart, beat back these otherworldly invaders, and reclaim Craftworld once and for all! Before you take the wheel, though, we have some launch goodies to share with you.
In celebration of LittleBigPlanet Karting's launch, we have a brand new trailer we're ready to show off. From a new single player journey, to racing and battling online in the multiplayer mode, to creating and customizing your own levels with an expanded set of unique creation tools, it's clear that LittleBigPlanet Karting offers players a virtually endless set of gameplay possibilities.
57w ago - Today Community Coordinator Michael Buffaloe has made available a new LittleBigPlanet Karting Halloween video trailer just in time for tonight's spooky festivities!
To quote: Last week, Steven shared with you the wonderful LittleBigPlanet Karting Story Trailer, which tells you a bit more about the The Hoard, the venomous villains which have travelled on speedy go-karts from far, far away to seek out and steal Craftworld's precious prizes.
This week, in celebration of Halloween, the team is ready to present a brand-new LittleBigPlanet Karting trailer befitting the spookiest of nights!
Dressed up as a vampire, hands gripping a wheel of bones, Sackboy and his racing buddies rev their skull karts' engines... to battle each other in a race through a mystical and spine-chilling version of Craftworld!
LittleBigPlanet Karting hits the streets on November 6th in North America, so make sure to pre-order your copy from GameStop if you'd like to secure the Headstart Pack (a GameStop exclusive) as your pre-order bonus!
58w ago - LittleBigPlanet Community Coordinator Steven Isbell has posted up a story trailer video today for LittleBigPlanet Karting on the PlayStation 3 entertainment system!
To quote: LittleBigPlanet Karting's newest trailer is here, and it's all about Story Mode. In LittleBigPlanet Karting, LittleBigPlanet is again under siege, this time by a group of ne'er-do-wells known as The Hoard.
These venomous villains have travelled to Craftworld from far, far away on speedy go-karts to seek out and steal its most precious prizes - and it's up to you to stop them. So grip the steering wheel, put the pedal to the metal, and beat those Greedy Gregs back to where they came from!
LittleBigPlanet Karting Video Contest: On your marks. Get set. Vote!
We have chosen the top 10 videos of the LittleBigPlanet Karting commercial entries and want you to help decide who will take 2nd place. While the grand prize winner will be chosen by our expert judges, we want the LittleBigPlanet community to join the race and decide which video will win the $5,000 prize. The more popular you make a video, the better chance it has at winning!
Don't forget to head here by October 25th and vote for your favorite!
61w ago - Sony Blog Manager Fred Dutton has shared an interview today with Namco Bandai on their upcoming Tales of Xillia RPG series video game below.
To quote: Good news for anyone who's been enjoying Namco Bandai's enormous JRPG Tales of Graces F since its launch back in August: its immediate successor, Tales of Xillia, is on its way exclusively to PlayStation 3 in 2013.
We've struggled our way through an hour or so of the original Japanese version, which launched overseas back in 2011, and the 13th entry in the long-running series brings with it a number of significant new innovations for the much-loved franchise.
Duly, we took the time to check in with producer Hideo Baba while in Tokyo last month to find out exactly what fans should expect.
PlayStation Blog: What are the key new additions to the Tales formula since Tales of Graces?
Hideo Baba, Producer: There are many unique features in Xillia but I'd like to emphasise that the battle system is very unique and much improved over the previous title. Also, the portrayal of the game world and its atmosphere has also changed a lot too.
In the previous games the characters were very deformed - they were much shorter - but with Xillia the team has tried to show the characters in realistic proportions...
63w ago - Sony Community Coordinator Steven Isbell has announced today that it's time to launch LittleBigPlanet on PS Vita with a new video trailer below!
To quote: LittleBigPlanet PS Vita Launches
LittleBigPlanet PS Vita is now hitting store shelves across the globe and everyone has begun playing through Sackboy's new adventure in Carnivalia, creating some brand new games on their moon and some have even begun to publish their own brand new portable games for the community to play!
The LittleBigPlanet PS Vita community is already filling up with loads of amazing user-created games and levels, so be sure to get online and check out just what the community has to offer.
And how exactly would you go about finding all those great levels? Well, we have just the thing for you...
LBP.me PS Vita
That's right! LBP.me has expanded to include a separate section for all of those levels that are being published in LittleBigPlanet PS Vita!
So now just as you can do with LittleBigPlanet 2, you can now keep up-to-date with all of your favorite creator's new levels and queue them up for the next time that you play LittleBigPlanet PS Vita.