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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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Sony Buys LittleBigPlanet Dev Media Molecule

By Chris Faylor, Mar 02, 2010 9:12am PST

LittleBigPlanet (PS3) developer Media Molecule is independent no more, as Sony has acquired the England-based studio and will be integrating it...


"I'm with you there. Everything with LBP was *awesome*, except gameplay, which is very ..."

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LittleBigPlanet 2 in Development, Sony Considering LittleBigPlanet Cartoon Series

By Chris Faylor, Oct 27, 2008 7:52am PDT

Media Molecule has already begun crafting a sequel to its long-awaited PlayStation 3 platformer LittleBigPlanet, which makes its official retail...


"I like how you said "the", since this is the only game worth buying a PS3 for."

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LittleBigPlanet Makers Were Working on Portal Game, Almost Teamed with Valve

By Chris Faylor, Sep 30, 2008 8:36am PDT

Prior to working with Sony on the physics-based platformer LittleBigPlanet (PS3), developer Media Molecule has revealed that it was working on a...


"first time i've seen this - goddamn wtf was going on at 3dRealms? How did they not finalize a ..."

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