LittleBigPlanet is ten years old.
UPDATE 5/7/15 10.55am There's good news today for fans of LittleBigPlanet on PlayStation Vita - Sony has at last confirmed to Eurogamer that the portable game's servers will not close outside of Japan.
I can't do anything for two years - I certainly couldn't remake arguably the most famous JRPG, Final Fantasy 7, in LittleBigPlanet 2/3.
The developers of PlayStation franchises LittleBigPlanet and MotorStorm have both teased new things ahead of Sony's PlayStation event on 20th February.
LittleBigPlanet 3 is in development at Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing studio Sumo Digital, a new report suggests.
Sony has announced LittleBigPlanet 2: Extras Edition for PlayStation 3.
It includes the original game and a raft of bonus content.
It includes the recently-released LittleBigPlanet 2: Cross-Controller Pack, which lets you use the PlayStation Vita as a controller, and the LittleBigPlanet 2 Move Pack: Rise of the Cakeling, which lets you play using the PS Move controller.
LittleBigPlanet 2 is getting its Cross-Controller Pack DLC on 19th December that will allow Vita owners to use the handheld as a controller for the PS3 game.
PlayStation minis are still alive despite Sony's PS Mobile push.
More than seven million LittleBigPlanet levels have now been created by the game series' community.
A free summertime-themed DLC pack is out today for LittleBigPlanet 2. The add-on is only available for one week starting today.
UPDATE: Sony has confirmed that you can play games downloaded under the new PS Plus scheme for as long as you subscribe.
PSone Classics hit PS Vita this summer with Tomb Raider and Final Fantasy 7, Sony has announced. More titles will follow.
New DLC due later this year will let you use the Vita as a controller for LittleBigPlanet 2, Sony has announced.
PlayStation 3 exclusive LittleBigPlanet 2 will be updated to version 1.12 this week, Sony has announced.
Neil McPhillips, associate producer at Xdev Studio Europe, Sony's external development management team, listed the new features on the EU PlayStation Blog.
Dive-In: The Dive-In feature has now been moved to the top of the Community menu, and has been vastly rewired and improved to help players easily find some new Sackfolk to play with during their adventures!
UPDATE 2: Microsoft has stressed that Phil Harrison hasn't replaced former Microsoft Studios Europe executive Peter Molyneux, who left to join Guildford start-up 22 Cans last week.
It looks like LittleBigPlanet Kart Racing is on its way to PlayStation 3.
LittleBigPlanet developer Media Molecule poured cash into developing brand new products last year, in an effort to address its reliance on its PlayStation platforming franchise.
A future PlayStation 3 firmware update will enable Vita Remote Play on all games, Eurogamer has learnt.
A Little Big Planet 2 special edition including the game's DLC has been confirmed for a North American release.
Sony has revealed a few more details about the PlayStation Vita's Remote Play capabilities.
Downloadable DeathSpank threequel The Baconing headlines this week's EU PlayStation Store update. As part of Sony's PlayStation Network Play promotion, co-op character Roesha comes unlocked.
The plot picks up from part two, with DeathSpank's dabbling with the Thongs of Virtue causing the appearance of an evil clone, the Anti-Spank, which must be defeated.
PlayStation 3 owners get a demo of Codemasters' destructible shooter Bodycount, while access to the Resistance 3 multiplayer beta opens up to all.
The LittleBigPlanet 2 Move Pack will be released on 14th September and offer a whole new story to play through with your Move controller.
A set of Toy Story-themed DLC is on its way to LittleBigPlanet 2, developer Media Molecule has announced.
Phil Harrison, then president of Sony Worldwide Studios, wanted LittleBigPlanet to be free-to-play, downloadable and to adopt a brand new business model.
LittleBigPlanet has seen 1.5 million new users since the PlayStation Network outage of April, developer Media Molecule has announced.
Media Molecule has explained studio director Siobhan Reddy's recent comment that the UK developer is "stepping away" from LittleBigPlanet.
Irresistible Final Fantasy VII costumes head to LittleBigPlanet 2 next week.
The next big game made by Media Molecule probably won't be LittleBigPlanet 3, because the studio wants to do something new.
PlayStation 3 owners will be able to download a Sonic Generations demo from tomorrow, Sonic's 20th Anniversary.
Sega's Sonic Anniversary bundle also gets a 20 per cent price cut - it contains Sonic, Sonic 2, Sonic 4 Episode 1, Sonic Adventure, the DX add-on and the Sonic 4 dynamic theme.
Also this week: Several big games get new DLC. L.A. Noire's Cole Phelps gets a new Arson Case, Nicholson Electroplating, to solve. Killzone 3's From the Ashes map pack adds four new locales - but no zombies. Mortal Kombat adds a "Klassic" skin pack, while LittleBigPlanet 2 gets Tron: Evolution gear.
Developer Media Molecule has revealed details of what to expect from LittleBigPlanet 2's impending Move DLC expansion.
LittleBigPlanet 2 will get "much deeper" PlayStation Move support in September, Sony has announced.
More than four million user-created levels have been shared around the world in PlayStation 3 DIY platformer LittleBigPlanet, publisher Sony has announced.
For any youngsters reading, here's something to show your parents next time they tell you to turn the games console off and do your homework.
LittleBigPlanet 2 developer Media Molecule is readying a new Teacher Pack that it hopes will inspire schools to use its DIY platformer as a learning aid, publisher Sony has announced.
A new LittleBigPlanet 2 update that fixes a number of problems in the PlayStation 3 platformer is now available for download, developer Media Molecule has announced.
Update 1.01, codename Cupcake, patches up game-crashing bugs as well as an issue reported last month that caused a craft moon to get stuck on your Pod.
A full list of changes, as detailed on Media Molecule's site, follows below.
LittleBigPlanet 2 entered the Japanese chart at five this week, but sales were well down on its predecessor.
PlayStation 3 exclusive LittleBigPlanet 2 was used for the creation of North London pop band N-Dubz's next promo – what's believed to be the world's first videogame music video.
LittleBigPlanet 2 users have created 3.6 million levels since the DIY platformer launched on PlayStation 3 last month, Sony has announced.
The LittleBigPlanet Wiki, a new community resource where users can share creative methods, has just gone live, developer Media Molecule has announced.
Sony and Media Molecule's enchanting user-generated platformer LittleBigPlanet 2 has entered the UK all-formats chart at number one.
LittleBigPlanet2 has launched with a disruptive bug that traps some users on a never-ending loading screen.
The next big addition to LittleBigPlanet 2 will be "really powerful Move support", Eurogamer can exclusively reveal.
This will be a continuation of Sackboy's Prehistoric Moves, a standalone 10-level demo that showcased how PlayStation Move can work with LittleBigPlanet 2.
"There's no limits to potentially what we could add," Media Molecule co-founder David Smith told Eurogamer in an exclusive interview published today.
Most Brits won't play LittleBigPlanet 2 until later - but already Media Molecule says the sequel has "massively outstripped" the number of concurrent online users managed by LittleBigPlanet 1.
Ah, 2011. Full of optimism, hope and... wait, today's the most depressing day of the year. And it's raining everywhere. Yeah!
The outstanding additions to a jam-packed PlayStation Store today are three demos: one for Dead Space 2, one for LittleBigPlanet 2 and one for Mass Effect 2.
LittleBigPlanet 2 will be available on 19th January across Europe and on 21st January in the UK and Ireland, publisher Sony has confirmed.
The PlayStation Blog was also at pains to remind us that a demo for the DIY PlayStation 3 platformer's story mode goes live on PlayStation Network tomorrow which lets you check out a few of the sequel's new playthings, such as the grappling hook and the Sackbots.
And in case you'd forgotten, the Sackboy's Prehistoric Moves spin-off hit PlayStation Network last week too.
The first whispers of LittleBigPlanet 2 heading to PSP have been heard.
A new LittleBigPlanet web portal, lbp.me, has just launched to help players sift through the thousands of user-generated levels on offer.
Sackboy's Prehistoric Moves, new Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light DLC and PSP platformer Prinny 2 are among the highlights of the latest PlayStation Store update.
The new content, listed on the PlayStation Blog and reproduced in full below, also includes the last two Prince of Persia HD re-releases, new DLC for Assassins's Creed: Brotherhood, DJ Hero 2 and Joe Danger, as well as a bunch of pre-Christmas price cuts.
Slightly less festive, however, is the asking price for the original Prototype, which has just been added for £31.99. Word from the wise: Amazon is selling the Platinum Edition for £11.99.
Sony has offered PlayStation Plus subscribers perhaps the premium service's most eye-catching deal yet: LittleBigPlanet spin-off Sackboy's Prehistoric Moves free of charge.
Sony has pulled a U-turn on its decision to include stereoscopic 3D in upcoming PS3 exclusive LittleBigPlanet 2.
Still smarting after the LittleBigPlanet 2 delay? Fear not, a demo is on the way to ease your pain, publisher Sony has announced.
There's no plushy Sackboy toy snuggled inside the Collector's Edition of LittleBigPlanet 2 - the treats this time are virtual.
The games industry spends too much time concentrating on the complexity of new technology when it should instead be thinking about how it can use new innovations to make things simpler, claims LittleBigPlanet developer Media Molecule.
Media Molecule delayed LittleBigPlanet 2 because a minority of PS3 owners fail to connect to the internet, the developer has said.
LittleBigPlanet 2 will ship with a multi-level PlayStation Move demo that shows you how Sony's new controls could work with Sony's new game, Eurogamer has learned.
Media Molecule has hailed its community for the way it reacted to the high-profile delay of PlayStation 3 exclusive LittleBigPlanet 2.
Media Molecule has announced a delay for LittleBigPlanet 2.
Sony will invite gamers into a LittleBigPlanet 2 beta this week, allowing them to play the PS3-exclusive ahead of its release "for a few weeks".
Invites will be sent to those "who've been really active in LittleBigPlanet," beta coordinator LiquidRunner wrote in the official European PlayStation forum.
"So if you have been a busy Sackboy or girl then an invite might be coming your way. This decision has now been made; unfortunately we are not able to recruit any further Beta Testers at present."
There will a beta test for LittleBigPlanet 2 "soon", according to the official community website.
You are "all" in with a chance to take part, apparently, especially those in the beta group forum there.
LittleBigPlanet 2 will be released on 16th November in the US. Sony hasn't revealed a European date, but we expect to hear something this week at German expo gamescom.
Sony's given LittleBigPlanet 2 a 16th November release date in the US.
Sony has proclaimed the benefits of 3D gaming to its hardcore fans, saying it provides a "competitive edge".
Sony America has said that LittleBigPlanet 2 will be released in November, while the Move patch for Heavy Rain is due in October.
Sony has officially unveiled LittleBigPlanet 2, confirming many of the details that leaked over the weekend, and said it will be released in 2010.
Check out Eurogamer's massive LittleBigPlanet 2 preview, our screenshots and artwork and the trailer below for a deep exploration of what's been said so far.
In summary, LittleBigPlanet 2 allows you to create content in many genres rather than just the platformer setting of the original. Thanks to something called Direct Control, you can teach things like vehicles to respond to thumbsticks, face buttons, triggers and even the Sixaxis tilt function.
LittleBigPlanet 2 will be revealed in full at 2pm BST today.
Sony has announced LittleBigPlanet's Sackboy will be joining the cast of drivers in the upcoming ModNation Racers.
Forget what the Dutch Sony spokesperson said when he told the world that LittleBigPlanet 2 would support PlayStation Move.
It was misconstrued, said a Sony Europe spokesperson; the message wasn't confirmation of a sequel but an example of a game that would benefit from Move controls.
"As demonstrated recently at GDC, LittleBigPlanet has been shown as an example of how an existing game could benefit from PlayStation Move Motion Controller support. This is not a confirmation of LittleBigPlanet 2, and we do not have any announcements to make about the LittleBigPlanet franchise," the SCEE statement reads.
Sony has confirmed the existence of LittleBigPlanet 2 and said the game will support the new PlayStation Move controller.