Sack It To Me: Karting Creation Hands-On!

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Sack It To Me: Karting Creation Hands-On!

Welcome our new LittleBigPlanet Karting Community Coordinator!

Joining myself and Simon on the LittleBigPlanet Community Team, we have Michael from San Diego Studios, who will be here to help with the community management of Sackboy’s upcoming karting adventure, LittleBigPlanet Karting!

Michael may be better known to some of you as ConfusedCartman (Or as Valeview suggested should that be ConfusedKartman now?), the former administrator of the massively popular fansite.

Michael - ConfusedCartman

So I’m sure that you will agree that he will be a great asset to the community team and should be able to help you with all your LittleBigPlanet Karting needs!

Community Creators Get Hands-On with LittleBigPlanet Karting at the LittleBigPlanet Karting GameJam

Not only do we have Michael joining the team, we both attended an event a couple of weeks ago, where we gave a select group of LittleBigPlanet community creators an exclusive chance to check out LittleBigPlanet Karting’s Create Mode in its entirety.

tsr13 who we recently featured on Sack It to Me with his Awesomesauce Pocket Moon Podcast was one of those lucky guests and he’s taken the time to write up a lovely article to tell everyone about the GameJam event and to give an exclusive insight into LittleBigPlanet Karting’s Create Mode!

“I pulled up a new level, picked the Gardens background, and began messing around with the landscape. I found the terrain deforming and sculpting tools to be intuitive and easy to work with, and it wasn’t long before I had something that looked a bit like a construction site. That inspired me to try my hand at creating some vehicles, and before long I had a half-decent dump truck and a crane in the middle of my site. Some random piles of explosives here and there, a few warning signs and presto! Instant industrial-themed battle arena. (Honestly though, it didn’t look quite right until the porta-potties went in.)”

To read more from tsr13 and to find out all about LittleBigPlanet Karting’s Create Mode, head on over to and read just what has been said by our recent GameJam guests!

Summer Games Costume Pack Coming This Week

After Sackboy relaxed at the beach with the recent Summer Creator Kit, it’s now time for him to limber up and join in with the fun of the Summer Games!

Summer Games Header

There’s a full range of costumes here to support Sackboy’s sporting needs…

Track and Field, Wrestling, Gymnastics, Horse Riding, Tennis and Fencing are all part of LittleBigPlanet’s Summer Games!

These costumes will be released on the PlayStation Store this week, so if you feel that your Sackboy is up to the challenge of the Summer Games, be sure to check them out.

Mm Picks
Finally we finish this week with your usual dose of Mm Picks!

Sackboy has some classic platforming fun in three wonderful levels, there’s some madcap mini-game action to be had with a game of table football or you can just chill out and listen to weirdybeardy’s amazing music compositions in his gallery level.


The Goo Refinery

The Goo Refinery by SX_Shookie99

LittleBig Adventure - Uprooted

LittleBig Adventure ..::Uprooted::.. by stryder12

 ...And Down It Goes!

…And down it goes! by AcAnimate

 Table Soccer HD

Table Soccer HD (2 PLAYER) by FabFio71

The Weirdyland Music Gallery

The Weirdyland Music Gallery [v2.03] by weirdybeardy


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LittleBigPlanet Twitter – @LittleBigPlanet
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LittleBigPlanet Community Team Twitters

Steven – @StevenIsbell
Simon – @Syroc_LBP
Michael – @michaelbuffaloe

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