LittleBigPlanet Karting Announced

Today, Sony officially announced LittleBigPlanet Karting for PlayStation 3.  According to the press release, the game will feature standard kart racing, objective-based missions, arena battles, and mini-games. Competitive and co-op play are also touted as features of the upcoming game.

And as with any Play, Create, Share title, you’ll be able to edit a number of things, including your Sack boys, weapons, tracks, and race rules.

“Since the launch of LittleBigPlanet, our community has provided incredible support, which can be seen in the more than six million levels and games that have been created and shared online through PlayStation Network, a truly wonderful accomplishment,” said Guy Longworth, Senior Vice President of PlayStation Brand Marketing. “Now, we’re thrilled to bring PlayStation 3 owners the next Play, Create, Share experience, LittleBigPlanet Karting, a brand new competitive karting adventure that is sure to move this genre forward, providing endless entertainment for fans and newcomers, while resonating with every member of the family, young and old.”

LittleBigPlanet Karting, being developed by United Front Games and Media Molecule, is due for release later this year. Check out the Announcement trailer below.