168w ago - SCEA Marketing Manager Mark Valledor has shared some fresh videos courtesy of Media Molecule spotlighting LittleBigPlanet 2 Beta Games on PS3 today.
To quote: I'm sure you've heard the news yesterday about our new release date, January 18th. We're bummed too, but with still so much LBP goodness floating around we wanted to keep you updated on the latest.
Must-see LittleBigPlanet 2 beta videos
Over in the UK, where the LittleBigPlanet 2 online beta has already started, there have been some amazing new games being made by our CREATORS. We've been watching all the new videos appearing on the web and wanted to share our favorites.
Making the most out of the LBP/ Street Fighter costumes (by Gevurah22)
Top-down racing anyone? (by Compherm)
Brilliant flOw remake (by Raphaei)
For a one-stop site for more videos, check out LittleBigPlanetGalaxy.com's coverage of all the amazing LBP2 beta levels. And don't worry – the US phase of the LBP2 beta is almost here.
168w ago - Today SCEA PR Manager Eric Levine has announced that LittleBigPlanet 2 on PS3 now officially launches on January 18, 2011 in North America.
To quote: As you may have heard today, Media Molecule shared some news regarding the release date of LittleBigPlanet 2.
Obviously this is a big blow to our LittleBigPlanet fans, but we're sure you'll understand our decision. As we focus on a 2011 release for our North American, Canadian, and Latin America consumers, we look forward to releasing LittleBigPlanet 2 on January 18th, 2011.
Please keep an eye out for more game details and updates as we move closer to our launch.
LittleBigPlanet 2 is a crazy dream, a dream to allow players to make whatever kind of game they want, but also to play though a great adventure of drama and excitement, power-ups, and cinematics. But like all of the most ambitious ideas, it can be a considerable challenge to turn these dreams in fun games.
We've all been working like powered-up space ninjas and we're almost there, but because we love what we've made, and we love our...
170w ago - SCEA Marketing Manager Mark Valledor has shared a LBP2 video today alongside updates on the LittleBigPlanet 2 PS3 Beta, featurettes and a PAX 2010 wrap-up.
To quote: For those of you paying attention, you've probably heard that LittleBigPlanet 2 beta codes are being distributed.
Here's the skinny: Yes, beta codes are going out. But globally, we're taking steps to best test our server environment, so we're distributing beta codes in phases.
The first phase of testing started earlier this week with our European LBP community. In a few weeks, we'll be growing the participant base with US and other countries. More news to come...
With so many new features in LittleBigPlanet 2, its impossible to discuss all the new things in one sitting. So we're introducing a series of LittleBigPlanet 2 Featurettes that highlight some of the many new things you can do in LBP2, such as the new Grappling Hook and the revamped SHARE experience. Stay tuned to the PlayStation.Blog for continuing episodes of LBP2's Featurettes.
The dust is still settling from this past weekend's PAX 2010, and we had a blast seeing all our fans....
173w ago - SCEA Marketing Manager Mark Valledor has shared a new LittleBigPlanet 2 PS3 trailer from GamesCom today alongside PlayStation 3 fan meetup details, as follows:
This week, on Media Molecules' side of the Atlantic, is the gaming event known as gamescom (think E3, but in German).
It's a pretty big deal - and if you're going to be in our neck of the woods, you'll have a chance to hang with the 'Molecules' at their annual Fan Meet Up.
You'll be able to check out the newest demo featuring tons of new LittleBigPlanet 2 games and levels. We'll also be sure to update you with all the great press coverage and game footage that our press partners will get from the gamescom show floor.
For those of you that can't make it (or just need a video to kick off the gamescom show) we have a new video for you highlighting more of the story you can expect from LittleBigPlanet 2.
174w ago - Just over a week ago Sony unveiled a new LittleBigPlanet 2 PlayStation 3 Adventure trailer, and today LBPCentral.com (linked above) reports that the LittleBigPlanet 2 PS3 Beta is coming soon to fans.
Additionally, LittleBigWorkshop.com also states the LittleBigPlanet 2 Beta is incoming, and there is now a LBP2 forum HERE you can log into if you are already in the LBP Beta.
To quote: "There will be an LBP2 beta soon. We will have some more news on how we will recruit for this beta soon, but in the mean time I wanted to drop in and say that you will all be in with a chance to get in.
If you are already in the beta group, you will automatically be in, and the forum has now been re-opened, so come along and say hi."