Excerpt: Arguably one of the most innovative games to come along this generation was 2008’s LittleBigPlanet, which brought with it the most expansive set of level creating tools ever seen in a video game.
Excerpt: After the big success of Little Big Planet 1, Sony and Media Molecule bring us the second installment of this acclaimed series that a lot of people were waiting for. You play again as Sackboy, and this time your objective is simple, save the world from the hands (mouth in this case) of the...
Excerpt: It is always something special when we review a game that has earned front cover rights. After all there are only twelve games every year that can earn front cover rights. LittleBigPlanet 2 was on the front cover of Family Friendly Gaming #38.
Excerpt: LittleBigPlanet arrived two years ago with a giant bang of which we still feel the aftershock in the world of games. We welcomed this oasis of originality and creativity with open arms and also fell in love with the charismatic Sackboy.
Conclusion: LittleBigPlanet 2: Special Edition is the best way for newcomers to join the revolution. You'll get millions of new levels at your thumbtips, and all the tools you'll need to start building your own masterpieces.
PS3 Review - 'LittleBigPlanet 2' Move Pack - Rise of the Cakeling DLC
8 October 2011
Summary: LittleBigPlanet 2 gives players the ability to make better levels and completely new games. It also has a loads of new features, including revamped graphics, a fresh storyline, added accessories and equipment for Sackboy, and much, much more.
Conclusion: This sparkle is exactly why LittleBigPlanet 2 is even more essential than the first game. The story mode has been expanded enough, and features more than enough impressive moments to warrant a playthrough.
Excerpt: In 2008, an evolution in gaming occurred, a game that knocked down some barriers and a game that brought back the feelings of being like a child again. That game was LittleBigPlanet, a platformer that allowed you to build and create as well as play.
Excerpt: The LittleBigPlanet games are 2D platformers, familiar to anyone who ever played a Mario or Sonic game. Unlike those classics though, LittleBigPlanet takes that template so much further than they ever could.
Excerpt: Sackboy is back. But the new game isn’t just a platform game. It’s a platform for you to make all kinds of games. In other words, this game is GINORMOUS. The first edition of LittleBigPlanet was one of the great gaming experiences.
Pros: Many challenging levels; make your own RPG games; online multiplayer
Cons: Making a level can take a while; community Web site is too complex; too much freedom