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Media Molecule working on another unannounced project

By Steve Watts, Aug 16, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Media Molecule is working on a second project, on top of Tearaway, but says it is only in the R&D phase right now and won't steal resources from Tearaway.


Tearaway for Vita is LittleBigPlanet dev's next game

By John Keefer, Aug 14, 2012 11:22am PDT

After spending years on the LittleBigPlanet franchise, Media Molecule has revealed their next brand new IP: Tearaway, a paper world where you can help the hero Iota just by touching the back of your Vita.


"Yeah, this struck me as well. What they could do is use the front facing camera to take a ..."

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LittleBigPlanet 2 gets free summer-themed DLC

By Steve Watts, Jun 27, 2012 1:30pm PDT

LittleBigPlanet 2 has added a "Summer Creator's Kit" with new stickers, objects, decorations, and a material, available free for one week.


Sackboy to get Journey costume

By John Keefer, Mar 28, 2012 4:30pm PDT

In a tribute that thatgamecompany's popular title, Sackboy will be sporting some new togs next month.


LittleBigPlanet 2 gets Muppets expansion pack

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 23, 2012 11:00am PST

The Muppets are next to join the elite rank of official LittleBigPlanet expansion pack adaptee, following the revered footsteps of Metal Gear Solid and Pirates of the Caribbean.


LittleBigPlanet holds 6 million UGC levels

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 16, 2012 2:15pm PST

Developer Media Molecule has announced that within a year's time, the LBP community has created 2.5 million more levels, bumping up the total amount of user-created levels to a whopping six million.


Best of 2011 Honorable Mention: LittleBigPlanet 2

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 09, 2012 12:00pm PST

The 2011 Shacknews 'Game of the Year' awards begin today with our list of honorable mentions. These titles didn't quite crack our overall top five, but deserve your attention.


"My biggest beef with LBP1 was that it was too hard. I bought the game to maybe mess around with ..."

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Media Molecule spends more on R&D than it makes

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 06, 2012 3:30pm PST

Media Molecule, developer behind the critically acclaimed LittleBigPlanet franchise has made quite a bit of money from Sackboy's user-generated adventures. But it's spent a lot more on R&D for future projects.


"R&D in game terms is just as much about prototyping gameplay and concepts. Given that they're ..."

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LittleBigPlanet 2 Special Edition includes $35 of DLC

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 25, 2011 3:30pm PDT

Like its predecessor, LittleBigPlanet 2 is getting a re-release of its own. Dropping the "Game of the Year" moniker as the first game, LittleBigPlanet 2: Special Edition is a full-priced retail game that includes $35 worth of DLC content on-disc.


LittleBigPlanet 2 discounted, Move support added

By Steve Watts, Sep 07, 2011 2:30pm PDT

LittleBigPlanet has gotten a price drop to $39.99, just as the game adds a free Move support update and prepares for Move-centric DLC.


"Still waiting on a GOTY edition :c. Just like so many other games out there right now."

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LittleBigPlanet 2 Move Pack detailed, dated

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 19, 2011 10:00am PDT

Media Molecule describes LBP2's upcoming Move Pack the franchise's "biggest Downloadable Content pack to date," and it's hard to argue with that.


LittleBigPlanet attracts 1.5M new users since PSN outage

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 20, 2011 1:30pm PDT

The PlayStation Network Welcome Back program appears to have been a success for Media Molecule, creator of the LittleBigPlanet franchise. LBP has seen 1.5 million new users since the PSN outage.


"Wipeout HD, inFamous, LBP, and Super Stardust HD are all good games worth getting"

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Media Molecule 'stepping away' from LittleBigPlanet

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 01, 2011 4:45pm PDT

Developer Media Molecule is ready to move beyond the LittleBigPlanet franchise that made it famous. But the series still lays in capable hands.


"Hopefully nothing with multiplayer because their net code is terrible."

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LittleBigPlanet 2 Officially Announced

By Alice O'Connor, May 10, 2010 7:00am PDT

LittleBigPlanet developer Media Molecule


"Track is by Passion Pit - Sleepyhead Check it out. Cool band :)"

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LittleBigPlanet 2 Confirmed by Game Informer

By Brian Leahy, May 07, 2010 6:00pm PDT

The June issue of Game Informer, which will have a cover story about Gears of War 3, will also include an article on LittleBigPlanet 2, which has...


"I think they were slow in that the game didn't explode off the shelf week 1. But, it had ..."

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