News

7 Jun 2012

New features for LBP.me: Lists and Pins!

Pins! We're pleased to announce that this week we're launching some powerful new share features to the LittleBigPlanet community portal, LBP.me ! If you're someone who loves hunting down the very best community creations and sharing them with the world, we're got just the thing for you... Lists ...aka LOLZ - Lists of "LevelZ" This is the biggest feature update for LBP.me since we launched the site. Lists are shareable collections of levels, unique to LBP.me. Anyone signed in to LBP.me can create a list – in fact, everyone is allowed to create up to twenty lists. Adding a list is simple. Simply head on over to a level page that you'd like to add to a new list. On...
9 May 2012

The LittleBigPlanet Vita Beta is Coming Soon! Sign Up Now!

The goal of the Beta is to get feedback on the overall experience from the folk that understand it like few others - and that means you! For a chance to take part in this exclusive event, head on over to the sign-up page to register your interest right away! If you are in a North American region please use the sign-up page here: http://lbpvitabeta.us.playstation.com/ If you are in the European region please use the sign-up page here: https://psnbeta.eu.playstation.com/LittleBigPlanetVita/enroll.php It is a bit tricky to sign-up on the European site so here’s a quick little guide for you: 1. Copy the URL and paste it in your browser 2. Sign in using your psn account 3. You will be directed...
13 Apr 2012

New features in Update 1.12

Dive-In Improvements We've made some improvements to the Dive In feature, and moved it to be in a better place. Selecting Dive In from the Community menu will instantly try to match you with some other sack folk to play with, and if it can't find a game for you to join, it makes it easier for people to join you, give it a go! Boo-be-gone There a few things more disheartening than seeing a sad face on a level you've spent a lot of time on, especially if it's the first feedback you get. We have removed Boos from level ratings in a bid to encourage creativity in the community, and cut down on hurt feelings. If you have...
20 Jan 2012

The Muppets Premium Level Kit

The nefarious Phantom has plans to stop the Muppet Show from being a smashing success. That simply will not do! With help from the new Attract-O-Gel and Attract-O-Tweak, products of the infamous Muppet Labs, it'll be up to you to make sure it all goes off without a hitch before the last curtain falls. What Level kit would be complete without another Popit bursting selection of new creator assets and tools? The Muppets pack is filled with oodles of decorations, stickers, objects, music tracks, sound effects, and voices, plus 7 new trophies, 12 new pins AND a bonus costume of Rowlf the Dog. But that's not all folks, The new glowing blue Attract-O-Gel material allows Sackboy to walk on walls...
9 Jan 2012

Aseta lempikenttäsi ehdolle Säkkispalkinnon saajiksi'

Säkkispalkinnot ovat virallisia tunnustuksia, jotka myönnetään LittleBigPlanet parhaille pelaajille, luojille ja jakajille. Palkinnon voittaja saa virallisen Säkkisvoittaja-rintaneulan, ja heidän luomuksensa tulevat osaksi historiaa. Voit asettaa lempikenttäsi ehdolle useaan eri luokkaan menemällä osoitteeseen http://LBP.me ja käyttämällä kentän sivun Säkkisvimpainta. Useita viikkoja kestävän ehdokkuuksien asettamisen jälkeen valitsemme finaaliin jokaisen luokan parhaiten sijoittuneet kentät ja voit äänestää niiden joukosta suosikkiasi. Ilmoita siis ehdokkaasi saman tien osoitteessa http://LBP.me
22 Nov 2011

LittleBigPlanet 2 Special Edition and Move Bundle out now in North America

Out in In the stores right now in the USA and Canada, just in time for the holidays, is The LittleBigPlanet 2 Special Edition. It's the perfect gift for the friend or family member yet to indulge in the delights of LittleBigPlanet 2 - and it comes bundled with over $35 worth of bonus costumes and levels, including the Toy Story Level kit, and the Move Pack!
3 Jun 2011

A very warm welcome to new players!

Why hello! how lovely to see you. If you recently downloaded LittleBigPlanet as part of Sony's "Welcome Back" pack, then this is a welcome post for you. Please, come in and make yourself at home. We've put together a quick roundup of resources and useful pages across the internet that we thought you might find handy as newcomers. Let's start with the basics shall we?
15 Apr 2011

Contraption Challenge 13: Submarine

We're starting fairly simple and asking you to make a contraption that can swim underwater. It doesn't have to look like a "typical" submarine; it could be a robotic shark, an underwater car, even a scuba diving rocket cheetah - as long as it swims underwater, the more creative it is the better! Here are the requirements: * Sackboy has to be able to enter and exit the contraption out of the water. * Sackboy must control it from within the driver's seat - no remote control. * It needs to be able to travel in all directions underwater. * It should behave differently when not underwater. This could simply just be making it float on the surface so that...
28 Mar 2011

Own a piece of LittleBigPlanet history or buy your way into royalty

Own a piece of LittleBigPlanet history! Four of our five auctions are for framed original concept sketches, each with a signed copy of LittleBigPlanet 2… We have framed four pieces of artwork by Francis, the chief creator of Sackboy. They show some ideas for the development of our beloved hessian chum, and if we may be so bold, each one is a piece of gaming history. In the words of Indiana Jones, they belong in a museum! There are four of these pieces of artwork, each one is different, and as they are the originals, they unique. Each framed sketch comes with a very special copy of LittleBigPlanet comes with a special uber rare ‘Mm Special edition’ box art slip...
11 Feb 2011

Introducing the community project: Hansel & Gretelbot

Hansel & Gretelbot is the creation of 12 community members, names you may well recognise: Wexfordian , Comphermc , Morgana25 , rtm223, Hilightnotes , xkappax , Catiers , GruntosUK , CENTURION24 , Jaeyden , Cuzfeeshe and steve_big_guns . A few months ago the Community Molecule set them a challenge - could they create a full game experience? Their own complete LBP Theme, using the new LBP2 tools to develop all original story, mini-games, bosses, cutscenes, music, and voices. The team was gathered, designs were drawn up, themes were picked and building began, now several months later they are very nearly ready to launch their project for you to play! Once upon a time, in a little cottage on the edge...
28 Jan 2011

Announcing the LittleBigPlanet Wiki

This much needed Wiki has been a long time coming, and with a little help from the community, the team at Media Molecule, and eventually you as well, we're now delighted to open it up to the LittleBigPlanet Community, ready to welcome your contributions. This Wiki, much like LittleBigPlanet itself, is community-driven and will continue to expand and evolve thanks to the contributions of none other than yourselves, the LittleBigPlanet community. We've been working hard on setting up the basic style and framework and getting started on oh so many great articles, however it's now down to you guys to help us fill in the gaps! So what are you waiting for? It's time to dive in! We can't wait...
21 Jan 2011

LittleBigPlanet 2 launch week fun – TV ad, new trailer, out now in UK & Ireland!

Launch Trailer First of all, we’ve got a new trailer to celebrate the launch of LittleBigPlanet 2 – it’s a tribute to the history of videogaming, told from Sackboy’s own unique perspective. All the levels shown in the trailer were also created by community members GruntosUK and jackofcourse . Advertising Campaign On top of that, I thought I’d give you all a look at the LBP 2 advertising campaign. Now, the LBP 2 Story mode is fantastic fun – as you’ve all hopefully spotted already from the numerous other trailers we’ve released. But for the launch of the game, we wanted to turn the spotlight on another hugely important part of the LittleBigPlanet universe – the community. With more than...

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