Posted 22 March

LittleBigPlanet Karting Coming To PS3!

Earlier this year we cut some cake and popped some champagne to celebrate Media Molecule’s sixth birthday!! We have had an awesome time during the last six years, with the highlight being the joy of seeing how the experiment we started here in Guildford has grown and given rise to a thriving LittleBigPlanet community. This year will be no different, filled with DLC, plus more brand new experiments from the LBP family for you to play with.

You already know about the fantastic LBP work that Tarsier Studios and Double Eleven Studios are doing on LittleBigPlanet for PlayStation Vita, and now we are delighted to announce today a new LBP collaboration with the hugely talented team at United Front Games who will be leading a new project called LittleBigPlanet Karting! We’ve all seen that UFG has a wealth of racing experience and they’re also intimately familiar with LBP’s cornerstones of “PLAY, CREATE, SHARE.” With LBP’s powerful and diverse toolset in their capable hands, LittleBigPlanet Karting is sure to be an adventure that both LBP fans and kart racing fans alike will enjoy! We are very eager to see what you think of this union and especially excited to see what happens now that you have a 3D environment to create in! It’s the start of a whole new LBP world! Have a look at the debut trailer to see for yourself.


Thank you so much for your continued support of LittleBigPlanet!

Lots of love,
Kareem, Dave, Alex, Mark & Siobhan – Media Molecule

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From United Front Games

Thank you to everyone at Media Molecule, we greatly appreciate the warm welcome into the LittleBigPlanet family. The team here at United Front Games has long been huge fans of LBP and all of the exceptional work done by everyone at Mm. Sackboy has become one of the iconic gaming characters of this generation and to have the opportunity to make a LittleBigPlanet game ourselves is truly an honor.

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It has really been a joy to collaborate with all of the folks at Mm. Since the project’s inception, they have been great partners in getting to where we are today. Looking ahead, we can’t wait for all of the LBP fans out there to get their hands on LittleBigPlanet Karting. The LBP community is unparalleled in the gaming world for the passion and creativity they bring and it’s going to be very exciting to see where they’re able to take this new journey for Sackboy.

Our goal with LBP Karting has been fairly simple – provide a fast-paced experience that captures the best of classic Karting gameplay, married with the unbridled creativity of LBP. This new adventure will be accessible to players of all ages and have all of the variety necessary to satisfy both the hardcore and more casual players.

LBPK_screenshot_1_30.20 - Racing scene kart varietyLBPK_screenshot_1_30.08 - Racing scene gardens rocket attackLBPK_screenshot_1_30.42 - Sackboy and Kart customization with Pop-itLBPK_screenshot_1_31.5 - Racing Loops gameplay sackboy

This is an LBP game, so we could never talk about it without mentioning the create tools. LBP Karting is set in an entirely 3D world allowing players to create rich and varied gameplay experiences. Tons of familiar LBP gadgets will be present, along with a brand new toolbox specifically tailored to allow for building in LBP Karting’s 3D world. Along with fan favorite racing and battle modes, players will be able to modify the rules of the game itself to create completely new modes and challenges. All of this is wrapped up in a community experience that should have LBP fans feeling right at home.

Well, that’s all for now, but we’re looking forward to sharing more news on this exciting new game in the coming weeks so stay tuned for more info and get ready for the new world of LittleBigPlanet Karting in 2012!

Thanks,
United Front Games

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OK now i want a PS Vita version please !

 
Agamer2006 22 March, 2012 @ 1:13 pm   2

It be interesting to see how much of a difference there is between this and modnation. From the video its looks to have a more mario kart feel which is great, PS3 needs an karting game. Would be great to have on vita with cross play and online multiplayer.

 
stargateheaven 22 March, 2012 @ 1:17 pm   3

I want to know too.. whats the difference e
between this and the already existing modnation racers

 

PS3 and Vita Crossplay please :)

 
Bacon_Crispies 22 March, 2012 @ 1:22 pm   5

I’m looking forward to this evolution of Modnation, which was an evolution of Little Big Planet but I have one concern.

You have been around for 6 years and you have only created LBP games, please do not become a one franchise company, there is so many talented members at Media Molecule and I would hate to see that talent wasted making sequels to the same game over and over again, no matter how good they are.

 

@Bacon_Crispies:
We already know that Mm is working on an unannounced new IP for Vita ;)

 
CRASHBASHUK 22 March, 2012 @ 1:28 pm   7

omg LBP is going 3D O_O lol

 
NoddingPenguin 22 March, 2012 @ 1:30 pm   8

Hope it turns out well, but it’s just not the same if it’s not being made my MM. I’ll wait to see what MMs next game is and probably pass on this one.

 
DAVIE222 22 March, 2012 @ 1:37 pm   9

agreed with NoddingPenguin but i will buy it because it looks fun but i worrys its gonna be to much like modnation.

 
DAVIE222 22 March, 2012 @ 1:38 pm   10

this better connect with lbp.me/u/DAVIE222 or i wont buy.

    James Grieve 22 March, 2012 @ 4:02 pm    

    Hey DAVIE222, we are pleased to be able to let you know that LBPK will be supporting LBP.me, and it will have it’s own specific section where players can browse creations a populate a queue to access in the game.

 

I couldn’t see the difference between this and modnation, but if you think about it, if they evolved modnation for a sequel it would essentially be little big planet with karts. So instead of overlapping two franchises it makes sense to let the more marketable LBP brand take over.

 

Will all my DLC I bought for LBP1 and 2 be usable in this game, if not it´s a no buy for me.

    James Grieve 22 March, 2012 @ 4:04 pm    

    Hey OttoT, we’re currently looking into what’s possible on this front … we’ll let everyone know as soon as we have an update!

 
Carnivius_Prime 22 March, 2012 @ 1:41 pm   13

Looks good. Love Modnation (far, far superior to the massively overrated Mario Kart games and the closest thing we have to a modern day Crash Team Racing) and this is by the same guys so should be great.

    James Grieve 22 March, 2012 @ 4:05 pm    

    Hi Carnivus_Prime, thanks a lot for the MNR love … I’m sure all the fans from MNR will be blown away by what’s possible in LBPK :)

 
Carnivius_Prime 22 March, 2012 @ 1:48 pm   14

Also I hope it accepts Modnation type of character creation as well as Sackboy costumes. Modnation allowed for a far more flexible way of creating recognisable characters. Ok I say mainly cos I love that movie Optimus Prime robot mod character I downloaded that someone made and racing in the movie Optimus Prime truck mode and I use those loads.

 
DAVIE222 22 March, 2012 @ 1:54 pm   15

no lbp.me no buy.

 
Dante_Zero 22 March, 2012 @ 2:01 pm   16

can have my copy in psvita flavour please?

    James Grieve 22 March, 2012 @ 4:06 pm    

    Sorry Dante_Zero, we don’t currently have any plans for a Vita version of this game.

    James Grieve 22 March, 2012 @ 4:07 pm    

    Hey Dante_Zero, we’re sorry but there are currently no plans for a Vita version of the game.

 
THC_PRITCHARD 22 March, 2012 @ 2:14 pm   17

ok now make a first person shooter/adventure version.. then we can make our own killzone/battlefield and more

 
VitalogyPJ 22 March, 2012 @ 2:27 pm   18

What #4 said :D

Alex-1124 22 March, 2012 @ 2:28 pm   19

Holy… this looks awesome! I look forward to hearing more about this :D

    James Grieve 22 March, 2012 @ 4:08 pm    

    Glad to hear you’re excited Alex-1124, we can’t wait to show off more of what this game can do :)

 
strangeplaice 22 March, 2012 @ 2:28 pm   20

This looks infinitely better than I had previously expected. Hopefully it lives up to the enormous reputation of the previous LBP titles! :D

 
LAClennell 22 March, 2012 @ 2:34 pm   21

For the love of god, please DO NOT INCLUDE RUBBER BANDING, Modnation Racers was terrible for this, and I just couldn’t finish the game at all

 

Battle mode!!!!!!!!!!!

    James Grieve 22 March, 2012 @ 4:09 pm    

    Hey Kivi95, not only will there be Battle Mode in there out of the box, creators will be able to take control and craft their own game modes with entirely uniquely rules!

AaronSOLDIER 22 March, 2012 @ 2:48 pm   23

So long as I can also use all my costumes (FF7 ones mainly), I’m buying it.

clockworklemon 22 March, 2012 @ 2:52 pm   24

I can’t wait to tell my 6yr old son when I get home, he’ll be beside himself. He loves LBP with a passion.

 
Dernholm 22 March, 2012 @ 3:03 pm   25

The 4-player split-screen in Modnation Racers didn’t have any bots and did suffer from drops in frame rate if I recall correctly. I hope this game will put more effort into the local multiplayer. :-)

 
Jesse-Blue 22 March, 2012 @ 3:07 pm   26

Interesting.
I found Modnation Racers to be pretty flawed and far too difficult for a light-hearted fun game it wants to be.
If they can get the graphics up to the high standards of many exclusives and improve gameplay and make it more accessible and easy to play than this might be a success.
I know many who put Modnation down after failing several races against the devious AI to never come back to it again.

    James Grieve 22 March, 2012 @ 4:11 pm    

    Hey Jesse-Blue, accessibility is a huge focus for the team on this game. We aim to provide an experience that will be enjoyable by players of all skill levels. More news on this front soon!

xchris2008x 22 March, 2012 @ 3:13 pm   27

defiantly getting this game but please dont make it as hard as modnation racers :( gave up on single player as it was peeing me off lol

 

Game looks amazing

fjernbetjening 22 March, 2012 @ 3:19 pm   29

If there is a demo I’ll definately give it a try.

Please don’t make the game too difficult however, I like a challenge, but I don’t like having to start a 3 minute track over 20+ times, hoping to complete it.

 
andycass 22 March, 2012 @ 3:24 pm   30

I hope the play create share is better than the awful modnation racers where the create part of the game was made redundent by tha fact that the game auto built things for you.

 
Wozman23 22 March, 2012 @ 3:35 pm   31

First off, the LBP franchise is probably my favorite new franchise this generation. I thought ModNation was a solid title as well. The world didn’t resonate quite as much with me, but I spent quite a bit of time creating carts and characters.

When this was first announced, I was scratching my head. It seemed redundant. I felt the same way when LBP2 was announced, as I thought there wouldn’t be enough change.

Now, Mm has proved me wrong twice. This trailer made a believer out of me. Battle Mode is a welcome addition. Taking the foundation of ModNation and infusing it with the charming world of LBP is a brilliant partnership. I’m an idiot for doubting you.

    James Grieve 22 March, 2012 @ 4:12 pm    

    Thanks for keeping the faith Wozman23, glad we’ve convinced you!

 
xscapeguy2007 22 March, 2012 @ 4:07 pm   32

Hey Guys,
This looks good bt i am extremely anxious to know about the move steering controller that is supposed to being launched with this game any news on that also?

Terry

 

I truly cannot wait to see the final product of this new exciting title. Thanks to Sony, MM and more importantly the extremely talented folks at UFG for bringing us Sackboy in a Modnation Racers-type world. We have been waiting for this, and you guys are making it all come true. All the best

    James Grieve 22 March, 2012 @ 4:28 pm    

    Thanks so much for the kind words aat08, we can’t wait for fans like you to get their hands on this game!

 

I really hope it’s more like Crash Team Racing than Mario Kart. Especially the feel of good movement control when driving is extremely important.

And I really really hope it won’t be as bloated as MNR. Much of the concept in the game cool, but the execution sucked. (Long loading times, didn’t really feel as great driving (though it wasn’t that bad), not very balanced weapons, dealing with the menus etc felt like a lot of work).

Yeah, my opinion is to look at Crash Team Racing and learn from that. Once that is done, you can start adding extra features, but not at the expense of otherwise important things. (Naughty Dog themselves didn’t even look at their own game when they made Jak X. Jak X had memory card bug and I really didn’t enjoy playing it at all).

 

Oh, I forgot to say I’m excited!
I really hope this is going to be a great game! :)
PS3 badly needs a great kart game.

 
Paul2007 22 March, 2012 @ 5:11 pm   36

There really needs to be a Vita version. It is a perfect fit for a handheld. Sony has only itself to blame if the Vita goes the same way as PSP. No plans for LBPK, Ratchet & Clank Collection or Jak & Daxter Collection on Vita is idiotic. I love Sony but I would love to knock some sense into it.

Posted using a Vita system.

SamTheSkater 22 March, 2012 @ 5:11 pm   37

This looks great! Looks very LBP. Like people have said, a PS Vita version would be cool. And I hope there aren’t any sideswipes or other cheap attacks in this game like in ModNation Racers. If people are gonna use devastating weaponry they’ll have to deserve it by actually picking stuff up!

 
LAClennell 22 March, 2012 @ 5:15 pm   38

i’ll ask again, what will the rubber banding be like? will it be as bad as modnation?

    James Grieve 22 March, 2012 @ 6:04 pm    

    Hi LAClennell, AI tuning is a big focus for the team on LBPK. We are aiming to provide an experience that will be accessible to all levels of players, so any one is able to pick up the game and have a great time with it.

 
LAClennell 22 March, 2012 @ 6:16 pm   39

that sounds good :)

Splenge 22 March, 2012 @ 6:32 pm   40

I really liked Modnation, I cannot wait for this.

Imagine if there’s some DLC compatibility.
Muppets DLC. Driving up walls and ceilings?! Think of the possibilities! Primarily the thought of LittleBigBlue :D

    James Grieve 22 March, 2012 @ 7:26 pm    

    Hey Splenge, glad to hear you’re excited to get you hands on LBPK. As I mentioned above, we’re currently investigating DLC compatibility and hope to have some news for the community on in the coming months!

 
LAClennell 22 March, 2012 @ 7:30 pm   41

and please try not to empthsis on Online Multiplayer trophies too much :)

dont make it a 10/10 Platinum Difficultly like Modnation was :(

 
scottad 22 March, 2012 @ 7:31 pm   42

LBP game trailers are always a breath of fresh air I can’t wait to see how this plays, will there be a demo on the Playstation Store?

 
SoulReaperQ8 22 March, 2012 @ 7:47 pm   43

Now don’t get me wrong,I love the LBP franchise,and it’s actually one of my favorite games in this generation.But the whole idea around it was that you could build ANYTHING in it.So making a sub-genre for a game that can do all genres looks like an unnecessary idea,with all due respect.I know that in the main game you can’t ‘perfect’ a racing game,but it’s still pretty do-able.If I wanted a more in-depth kart game I would’ve played ModNation.

I’m not bashing,just stating my opinion,and would be glad to hear yours,too. :D

 
Player42791 22 March, 2012 @ 7:56 pm   44

Been waiting for this trailer since the news leaked in February.

Will all the stickers/objects/materials/costumes from LBP 1 & 2 be in the game to begin with(waiting to be unlocked) or will they be transferrable from saved profiles of the other games like the way they transferred from 1 to 2?

 
SergioDaly 22 March, 2012 @ 7:57 pm   45

that does look good… the Destruction Derby type of game mode looks very fun… will keep a eye in this one!

CJSgamer 22 March, 2012 @ 8:09 pm   46

I agree this really should’ve been Vita and PS3 compatible. It sounds as if Sony has nothing on the horizon for Vita, apart from regular LBP. It’s a little worrying, especially since I bought one.
Hopefully a port comes oneday.

Also, how far away is LBP Vita? I’m out of launch games (good ones), and this is the next big game that I’m actually looking forward to. In fact, this is probably the biggest Vita game.

Emoto8D 22 March, 2012 @ 8:33 pm   47

I would like to know wether or not the Play Station Move controller is requiered or not(either way I’m still going to get it) but is it?

    James Grieve 22 March, 2012 @ 8:46 pm    

    Hey Emoto8D, it definitely won’t be required for playing the game but it will add an extra layer of awesome if you have it :)

Emoto8D 22 March, 2012 @ 8:52 pm   48

Hooray! Can’t wait this will be awesome! The brain crain and move cursor could be very useful though. I have a move controler, but I’m sure the rest of my family would like to play, so that is why I asked. Thank you!

 

DAY 1!:P I love all things LBP;)

+ 4 player spilt-screen? COOL:P

Emoto8D 22 March, 2012 @ 8:59 pm   50

Wait, I just want to ask something but will sackbots be in LBPK, like as audiences, other racers, and/or funny sites? Thank you, and sorry for hogging the blog!

 

Looks like it will be definetly awesome!, And a must buy!, Would had been great if you managed to make a Vita version aswell wich was compatible with eachother!

Lord_Vile71 22 March, 2012 @ 11:52 pm   52

I really hope that we can construct vehicles/machines from scratch.
When I say “from scratch” I mean that every component is cut/shaped from various materials, and the all of the bolts/connectors/motors/logic are wired together by me, just like in Little Big Planet 1&2.

I want to create my own (fully functional) transforming vehicles and race them with my friends.

*** Will this be possible in LBPK? ***

If so, then I will pre-order the ultimate/collectors edition of the game as soon as it’s available, and advise all of my LBP & MNR friends to do the same.

    James Grieve 23 March, 2012 @ 12:03 am    

    Hey Lord_Ville71, we’re not quite ready to go into all the details of the creation tools just yet. Please stand by for more news to come … worry not though, I think you’ll be very happy with what’s going to be on offer!

 
CoolRichy008UK 23 March, 2012 @ 1:58 am   53

james i seen some clever levels with home made snow & rain & in lbp2 its just got fog & day & night please add a weather dlc pack so we can control weather in lbp2 such as a light shower or a full on storm or a gentle snow fall or a full on blizard & then people could add weather in there levels and make them more atmospheric & even more exiting with the gr8 tools that are in lbp2 i know we had a winter & spring pack but if you add weather tools to it it will really make it awsome. rain storms showers snow blizzards hail i hope you like my idea james

Emoto8D 23 March, 2012 @ 2:11 am   54

Hi, again, but will you be able to copy others tracks? If yes, please make it so you can’t copy them, I could see a bunch of junk tracks infesting the LBPK community, please don’t let LBPK face the same fate of LBP & LBP2 of being infested with a bunch of bad copied levels(in this case tracks). Please prevent this! Anyway, Thank you!

Angelixal 23 March, 2012 @ 2:31 am   55

Great come out! i know MM and UFG will not disappoint me on this one, as a good gamer i have lbp1/2 and soon to have the vita version, but im not really too familiar with the Modnation Racers bcs of lack of money even though this really attracted to it, although this just seems fantastic, i do miss the Crash team racing/mario kart (old ones)so im pretty sure that just like modnation it will be a really nice title im surely going to buy

but i do have a question, you will be able to change your character looks, not only with costumes but stickers? as in, i love alot of my costumes but im a fan of putting everything on white with stickers, so i would like to know if i will be able to sticker my sackboy/girl and also the car and its contents too, as i think modnations racers could, if this is true, then i will buy the game as soon as it comes out!

Emoto8D 23 March, 2012 @ 2:42 am   56

To: Angelixal
There is a demo of modnation Racers on LBP2 that you can download.
The controls are hard to me. Hopefully you can set custume controls for you still of raceing.
Anyway, I think I all ready know how to create, play, and share.
I’m pretty good at makeing prodictions, for example in 2011 around fall I predicted that the next LBP would have a 3D map thing, then this tralier comes out. 8D If I know LBP you WILL have all your costumes, stickers, tools, ect. transfered form LBP1 & LBP2.

andy08ps 23 March, 2012 @ 6:25 am   57

Cant wait i mean seriously cant wait
Please bring out a Beta or something.

 
residentSteve 23 March, 2012 @ 8:03 am   58

Liking the look of this Sony may finally have its mario kart, I like the sack boy character never like the lbp games glad it ufg making it media molecule is such a boring name for a company it makes there games sound boring.

 

I forgot to say -

PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE let me use the ‘X’ button for ‘Accelerating/Gas’ & the ‘Square’ button for ‘Braking’ + maybe the ‘R1′ button for ‘Firing’ stuff to;) I can’t stand & won’t buy driving/kart games if i ‘have to?!’(WHY?!)use the ‘R2′ & the ‘L2′ buttons to Accelerating & Brake:(

 

OOOOOHH Yeessss, Smeagol can’t waitsey-poos for thisss. Modnations made usss wants to go backs to the Bight and ssteal MORE Woodsman’s babies and eatses themss, it annoyed usssss that much, but thissss, Oh yess with thisss we can have our PRECIOUSSSS back(they ssstole it from usss, curse them, we hates them, it’s ours it is AND WE WANTS EEET! AHHHH BAGGINSSS!), yes nice Hobbitses BACK. You see, WEEE can MAKSES a giant PRECIOUSS and SIT in it and RUN THE THIEVSES OVER! That way wee gets to have THEIR cakes and eatss it too. YESS They will never see usss coming and that way we will catch up to the fat hobbit and Master and, and lead them to HER….. YESSSS. ANd PRECIOUSS WILL BE OURS…
Nice hobbitses….

 
Dante_Zero 23 March, 2012 @ 11:41 am   61

no psvita version no sale. i’m sorry but i see a game like this and think that would be amazing on vita aswell as ps3 and would have so much potential. So on that note, its a no buy for me i’m afraid its a shame really cause i saw the trailer and thought, yeah that will be alot of fun but as you arn’t developing it for my platform of choice i feel let down by Mm and UFG especially after lack of modnation mp on vita and the terrible decisions Mm made on getting the LBP2 special editions out in europe.Now their new projects cant incorperate and new Sony platform either. Bad times

 
MoFoMedia 23 March, 2012 @ 2:39 pm   62

I don’t see how making another Mario Kart clone is good news for anyone.

Tecnoboy1 23 March, 2012 @ 7:28 pm   63

Hey UFG, long time customer and avid player here. :P

Out of curiosity, will ModNationSD be helping out on the community front? Either way, go as whimsical as possible, really, make it as random and un-serious as you possibly can! :P

feynor2 23 March, 2012 @ 7:34 pm   64

I’d love to see a DUST 514 level kit for LPB2 :)

Sony is pushing this upcoming, potentially game changing game pretty hard, and it would make sense to invest in a level kit like that.

jay-silent_bob 25 March, 2012 @ 2:13 pm   65

I think,LBPK release release will be in the next few days, and even in the early summer!)

 
Huono_peleis 25 March, 2012 @ 3:06 pm   66

What next? Sackboy Tennis, Little Big Golf Planet, Dr.Sackboy or Little Big Sim World? Who wants to be a Sackboy millionare?

Such innovation! I bet it’s nothing like Modnation Racers.

 
Nicco555 26 March, 2012 @ 1:42 pm   67

I have some questions I hope you can answer:
1) Do you keep your lbp hearts?
2) Do you have a earth where you can find your published stuff and your profile? (If yes, will your comments be the same as in lbp2?)
3) Will your hearted creators list be kept?
4) Will there be Mm picks?
5) Will you keep your pins?
6) Will your lbp1 and lbp2 stuff and costumes be transfered to lbpk?
7) Will your lpb1 anr lbp2 dlc be transfered? (If yes will your lbpk dlc be usable in lbp2?)
8) How are the possibilitys in create mode compared to lbp2?
9) How is the menus (me, community and story) compared with lbp2?
10) Do you have a moon?
11) How is yor pod?

I am hoping that you will answer quickly!

jay-silent_bob 27 March, 2012 @ 5:09 pm   68

I like this.I think, in some weeks there will be a demo:)

xXJawzXl 27 March, 2012 @ 8:20 pm   69

PSP Vita release date?

mjm4401 27 March, 2012 @ 9:54 pm   70

Dear MM/PSN/UFG,

I have a few questions about LBPK.
1.Will there be a create mode for Karting and for regular LBP levels or just Karting levels?
2.Will you be able to use Community objets and My Objects in your Popit in create mode?
3.I saw that in the Trailer it used the Skeleton heads as used in LBP so my question is will you be able to use story objects that are in LBP1 & LBP2 in LBPK?
4.Can you inform us of the release Date soon? My birthday is coming up and I want to put some money aside for it soon.
5.Will you be able to Decorate and Create your own Karts or will all of that be on a template?
6.Will there be a LBP3 and if so will it be coming soon?
7.Will there be a story mode?

Please respond soon.
Thank you for the new LBP even though it might not be the same I KNOW it will be fun.

Thank you,
mjm4401 :)

Also will it be set in CraftWorld and Will Larry Da Vinci, Victoria, Clive, Eve, Avalon, Negativitron,and Higginbottom be in this game of LBPK?

I keep thinking of more questions jeez! OK.
Will there be new costumes to wear?
Will People be able to get other Karts as Prize Bubbles?
Will there Be Karting DLC but also new coustume DLC only able to be used in LBPK?

BSODninja 28 March, 2012 @ 7:43 am   73

Was never that interested in modnation racers, but i have always loved karting games with friends. Add that to an undying love for all things sackboy and you have my attention! I CANNOT WAIT for this game. I hope they set a summer release date! The sooner the better!

jay-silent_bob 28 March, 2012 @ 9:49 am   74

I think so too :) even in summer, and at the end of spring :)
mm4401, I think there will be additions to the carts and costumes, and probably Da Vinci, Victoria, etc., they probably will not, but would be more interesting story, and new adventures for us)
In my opinion, the creation of maps will be:
First you take a fashion (that is what it is: flying, monster truck, or plain),then the board doing the normal for you body, then the wheels, and then what happens :)
I think so, but I’m sure the creation of maps will be much more fun!)

I think in April will be demo!)

jay-silent_bob 28 March, 2012 @ 9:52 am   75

xXJawzXl,i don’t think that LBPK will be on PSP Vita:(

jeditony98 29 March, 2012 @ 5:42 pm   76

This game looks worth the money to me, ill be sure to preorder. I just hope the creation system works just like LBP1&2, the modnation track maker didnt really cut it for me with the premade objects. But anyways you 100% got of my birth day money this year.
P.S. Would you consider yourselfs partners with Media Molecule.

jeditony98 30 March, 2012 @ 12:57 am   77

Another 2 questions from me, is the costume makeing the same as LBP, Mod Nation racers, or mixed together. And also ( reply if im kinda right or not ) dose the creation system for objects for your tracks the same as lbp1&2 just once your finished making it you pan and turn it to the position you want it?

idea-man_1 30 March, 2012 @ 1:24 am   78

just like the original but with karts

idea-man_1 30 March, 2012 @ 1:27 am   79

can we input content from lbp 1&2

Smart move Sony, make a new karting game under LBP because everybody loves that rather than fixing a few very simple things in MNR which would make it ten times better.
I like LBP and love MNR but this looks … well crap IMO. Sackboy and his world onl works well in 2D and in 3D it looks really cheap. I’m sorry but when I create tracks I want to be racing in semi realistic places like in MNR. Not around a frikkin fabric shop..
Modnation racers had Its unique art style and you could create your kart, mod and track. In this you drive in a cardboard box with sponge wheels with a sackboy with about 5 different outfits around a bland track. Yes this game is much simpler and easier for the disabled but I guess if it gets you the sales then so be it.

I could rant on but I honestly CBA as you probably won’t reply.

Smart move Sony. Smart move.

MIISC0P3 31 March, 2012 @ 10:56 pm   81

Question, How many people can race at once? And how do you suppose you’ll get enough people to actually race that track you made?

jeditony98 1 April, 2012 @ 5:11 am   82

@lop330, how can you posibly already start hating on the game when all youve seeen is its teaser trailer. You get all the costumes from lbp1&2 you can mix and match parts from everything you unlock in-game, its to much to talk about so ill just sum it all up in a way even YOU could understand, its modnation racers just will new kart peaces and an entirly new creation system and a bunch of power ups and weapons giving it more of a mario kart feel than modnation racers and it attracts to all players unlike modnation whos trophys were too hard to acheave for the younger players, so in conclusion its a little to late to fix mod nation and this just seems fun. :)

smash-track-3ra 4 April, 2012 @ 1:56 pm   83

i think little big planet got online in even is comming soon.

smash-track-3ra 4 April, 2012 @ 1:59 pm   84

i will get it is so cool in the world our people add me please.

smash-track-3ra 5 April, 2012 @ 6:21 pm   85

this is great i did bided it but i will somebody add me on ps3 i can play black ops online owasly this is better game in the world even look at my eveter.

blakngold 6 April, 2012 @ 3:10 am   86

Ideas:
-Transfer our costumes and stickers from lbp
-Racer Hub (Functions as a “Modspot”, like in Modnation Racers.
-Allow chat where possible (Race startup,Racer Hub, etc.)
-Don’t restrict us to simple cars (Maybe Motorcycles, Be creative! Give every vehicle type different models, or let us create our own)
-Race Spectating
-Let us walk around! The racing isn’t restricted to left and right, why should we be? Use this in our pods, the racer hub, even.

Take examples from MNR.

RMM1812 7 April, 2012 @ 3:39 am   87

I don’t see how this will be different from MNR, for it to receive the LBP title i hope that we can build everything from scracth just like LBP, instead it looks like MNR but with LBP characters,i saw it in a picture where u would chose the body part of your car just like MNR if the game is anything like that i wont be willing to play this game. ”…Along with fan favorite racing and battle modes, players will be able to modify the rules of the game itself to create completely new modes and challenges. All of this is wrapped up in a community experience that should have LBP fans feeling right at home.”i hope u will keep that promisse.

jay-silent_bob 7 April, 2012 @ 5:49 pm   88

I do not understand why this game gets negative reviews: (
In my opinion and the opinion of 100,000 children,UFG And Mm come up with a great idea :)

Luigi-217 10 April, 2012 @ 9:50 am   89

sounds awsome hope its free

Whens it coming out???

drakolecoococo 16 April, 2012 @ 4:03 am   91

I have a question, do you have a month approximately ?
For release it ?

drakolecoococo 16 April, 2012 @ 4:07 am   92

I have a another question, can we create your own kart, modo or anything or from a model like modnation ?

Anyway I want to buy it

drakolecoococo 16 April, 2012 @ 12:27 pm   93

Another question, can we use sticker for decoration for sackboy, car and track ?

miguelpastor 20 April, 2012 @ 10:59 pm   94

Sounds exiting! :D But a question: Will all our DLC from LBP1 and LBP2 work for LBPK?