Excerpt: In September 2006, American shores received one of the most unique and weirdest titles to be seen since Namco released Katamari Damacy a few years ago. The title of the game is LocoRoco , and it was developed by Sony for their PlayStation Portable.
Excerpt: There are times when a game breaks through and does more than just entertain. True entertainment is rare enough, sad to say. I can remember a few games from the ranks of past experience that stand out.
Excerpt: Genre: Puzzle Publisher: SCEA Developer: SCEE Release Date: September 6, 2006 Barring the release of a sleeper classic in the next three months, LocoRoco will likely be my pick for handheld game of the year.
Summary: The Nintendo DS has been providing us with games of this type for a while now, and it’s a real pleasure to see the PSP finally deliver something fresh and entertaining. Most times the best portable experiences aren’t about expansive landscapes and epic storylines, they’re about accessibility and...
Conclusion: THE VERDICT: If you have a PSP and you enjoy games at all, you should run out now and buy LocoRoco. If you don't have a PSP and you enjoy games at all, you should run out now and buy LocoRoco and a PSP. LocoRoco has so much going for it that it seems a shame that more people haven't bought it yet.