littlebigplanet

  • Video: LittleBigPlanet 2 debut trailer

    Here's my advice: watch the following trailer then close your Web browser because the Internet won't get any better today. It's the debut trailer for Little Big Planet 2. Read More

  • CrunchDeals: LittleBigPlanet (PS3) for $29.98

    CrunchDeals: LittleBigPlanet (PS3) for $29.98

    If Sony's talk of exclusive PlayStation games got you all hot and bothered yesterday, you might be happy to find out that one of those exclusives, LittleBigPlanet, is selling for a measly $30. Read More

  • Singer defends ‘offensive’ LittleBigPlanet song, says it was meant to attract people to Islam

    Singer defends ‘offensive’ LittleBigPlanet song, says it was meant to attract people to Islam

    Let me save you the trouble of reading more than 1,000 words regarding the removal of that offensive-to-Muslims song in LittleBigPlanet. It’s a thorough report, sure, but my goodness, this isn’t exactly affairs of state or anything. • Using Koranic words is not forbidden in Islam • The singer uses the words to “attract and inspire people toward Islam,” not to… Read More

  • Release of LittleBigPlanet delayed over fear of offending Muslims

    LittleBigPlanet has been delayed by about a week over concerns that it may offend Muslims. The game, which was supposed to ship today, was found to have a song that contains phrases from the Koran. As such, Sony has pushed back the game’s release to October 29. The offending phrases were found by a Muslim gamer who was playing the beta. The singer of the song, “Tapha Niang,” is… Read More

  • New PS3 bundles to hit Japan

    New PS3 bundles to hit Japan

    Sony is going to release a couple of new PS3 80 GB bundles according to a report leaked through Famitsu. One of the new 80 GB models will be available for the same amount of cake as the current 40 GB offering and will include Gran Turismo 5 Prologue Spec III. Or, you could opt for two Dual Shock controllers and a copy of LittleBigPlanet for a few more yen. Currently, the info indicates these… Read More

  • LittleBigPlanet goes GOLD, dated

    LittleBigPlanet goes GOLD, dated

    The wait is over, LBP fans! Sony, today, announced that LBP will hit store shelves on October 21. You also get some freebies for having pre-ordered. Read More

  • Video: Control 100 Marios with hand gestures

    Provided you can ignore the discomforting sing-along soundtrack that kicks in around 29 seconds, this video is more than capable of eating up a few minutes of your day. It shows Mario (then many Marios) being controlled by some sort of hand movement recognition technology. Think Sony EyeToy, but, somehow, more gimmicky. Wow that reminds me of LittleBigPlanet, a game I’m actually looking… Read More

  • Playstation Home Service Announced

    Playstation Home Service Announced

    Sony is looking to compete with both Nintendo’s Mii Channel and Second Life it seems. Phil Harrison today announced the Playstation Home, where you can interact with other PS3 users, buy virtual furniture and clothing, and show off in-game trophies. Sounds a little bit like part Animal Crossing mixed with Second Life rather than a copycat version of Nintendo’s Mii. There’s also a… Read More