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Posts From December, 2009

LittleBigPlanet: Sack It to Me – The 09 Sackies minus one more award (and we need...

Mark Valledor's Avatar + Posted by Mark Valledor on Dec 31, 2009

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The past few weeks, Media Molecule has been awarding some of the best creations and talents within the LittleBigPlanet universe over the past year (and more). It started with the “Best Visuals and use of Special Effects in a level”, but now as we near the end, we wanted to recap an recognize the winners. […]

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Celebrate MAG Going Gold in Vegas – CES Meetup details

Jeremy Dunham's Avatar + Posted by Jeremy Dunham on Dec 30, 2009

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Do you like first-person shooters? Do you enjoy hanging out with guys who make video games? Do you consider professionally-catered appetizers “food of the gods?” If you answered yes to any or all of these questions, then you don’t want to miss our MAG Community Event in Las Vegas! All you have to do, besides […]

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United Front Games Studio Tour: Behind the Scenes with the ModNation Racers Developer

Julian Beak's Avatar + Posted by Julian Beak on Dec 30, 2009

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Hello ModNation! My name is Julian Beak and I’m the Lead Producer on ModNation Racers. Today I’m going to talk about our studio at United Front Games in Vancouver, Canada where we make the game. Rob Oliveira, who you’ve met before, will walk you through so you can picture it for yourself. We have a […]

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Happy Holidays from Insomniac Games!

James Stevenson's Avatar + Posted by James Stevenson on Dec 29, 2009

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Hey everyone! A very Happy Holidays to you all from all of us here at Insomniac Games. This is a great time of year for all of us, as we take time off to be with our family, friends, and to play all of the videogames from this year that we missed out on while […]

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ModNation Racers — Racing Walkthrough with Designer Mat Thomas

Mat Thomas's Avatar + Posted by Mat Thomas on Dec 28, 2009

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Hello everyone, my name is Mat Thomas and I am a game designer here at United Front Games working on ModNation Racers. Today I want to talk about our approach to the racing and give you an insight into the philosophy around developing the handling, weapons and AI. When we started working on ModNation Racers […]

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Happy Holidays From Guerrilla!

Sebastian Downie's Avatar + Posted by Sebastian Downie on Dec 28, 2009

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Between the release of Killzone 2, the Behind The Bullet demo, the three DLC map packs and the PlayStation Home content, this has been an extremely eventful year for all of us here at Guerrilla. We wish to express our heartfelt gratitude to you, the fans, for supporting us throughout 2009 – by cheering us […]

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God of War Collection Sweepstakes winners

William Weissbaum's Avatar + Posted by William Weissbaum on Dec 24, 2009

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The God of War Collection Sweepstakes has quickly come and gone, and we know fans have been wondering if they were one of the lucky few that won the exclusive prizing created by the God of War team. So, without further adieu (and just in time for the holidays), Congratulations to all the winners of […]

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Happy Holidays from the PlayStation Blog and Thanks for a Great 2009!

Chris Morell's Avatar + Posted by Chris Morell on Dec 24, 2009

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Can you believe we’re capping off a decade in a week? It’s certainly been an amazing 10 years for the PlayStation platform, and 2009 was no exception by any means. Looking back, it’s astonishing how much content hit PS3, PSP, PS2 and PSN this year (Seriously, I just looked at every month this year. The […]

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