PSP Games Are Helping Unborn Children Grow Up Happy

Bright colours, cute characters, a nature theme, Sony's LocoRoco has made the perfect baby room for reader Scott and his in-development, soon-to-be-released next project. » 8/30/13 3:00am 8/30/13 3:00am

The Good Old Cheese-And-PSP Sales Tactic

The LocoRoco edition of the PlayStation Portable becomes yet another gaming product to take advantage of the great crossover between fans of video games and fans of string cheese, as seen in a circular from this past weekend. » 2/01/10 10:40am 2/01/10 10:40am

New LocoRoco Game, New LocoRoco Trailer


There's a new LocoRoco game due out later this year, and a new game means new gimmicks, in this case a fundamental change to the game's simple control scheme, with the introduction of the "boing". » 9/02/09 5:30am 9/02/09 5:30am

LocoRoco Swag Arrives, Only Two Years Too Late

We've bemoaned the lack of LocoRoco merchandise previously. For a franchise so steeped in cuteness, it's a mystery as to why we aren't drowning in plushies and other assorted pieces of licensed crap. » 2/11/09 5:00am 2/11/09 5:00am

Mega Man Blows Mario's Badly-Rendered Gingerbread Brains Out

It all starts off innocently enough, but when you start mixing franchises in your video game-inspired holiday gingerbread cookies it can only end in tears. » 12/24/08 12:30pm 12/24/08 12:30pm

Sony Overdoes It With LittleBigPlanet LocoRoco Costumes

Okay, Sony. Stop the cute train, we want to get off. On paper, blending the adorableness of LocoRoco » 11/18/08 7:40pm 11/18/08 7:40pm's blobs with the preciousness of 's Sackboy looks like a win-win. In practice, though... :( We'll just keep chanting "Ico and Yorda Sackboy costumes!" until it becomes reality. If you don't agree and think that this…

LocoRoco 2's Number One Fan

Hi Tsutomu Kouno. As the guy who made LocoRoco, and who is making LocoRoco 2, what do you think about...uh, Tsutomu? "......" So...yeah, LocoRoco 2 looks pretty neat, and...uh, Mr. Kouno? Hello? "......"So went some parts of today's interview with Tsutomu Kouno. Just a few. And the guy wasn't being rude at all. He's a… » 10/08/08 7:30am 10/08/08 7:30am

LocoRoco 2 Trailer to Listen to

Click to view » 8/20/08 8:00pm 8/20/08 8:00pm
Sony's PSP title is back with a cleverly named sequel: . And it's brought annoyingly catchy music with it! If you watch this trailer at least twice, you'll have that tune stuck in your head all day. Once, even.

LocoRoco Coming To (Japanese) Mobile Phones

Proof you can't keep a hopping, adorable mass of singing blobs down, Sony have today announced that LocoRoco will be making the jump from Sony console to mobile phone. And not as an "interactive screensaver", either, but as a proper LocoRoco game. It'll be priced at ¥420 (USD$3.80), and goes on sale...oh, today! » 7/31/08 3:30am 7/31/08 3:30am

LocoRoco 2 Screens

Sony's released a handful of LocoRoco 2 » 7/11/08 8:30am 7/11/08 8:30am screens which look all cutsy and whatnot. The PSP title hasn't been dated yet, it will apparently feature new bosses and more catchy music. Click through the gallery below to have a look!

LocoRoco 2 Revealed In New Famitsu

That Sony Computer Entertainment is going back to the LocoRoco well for another chance at acclaim and fortune should come as no surprise. The game's director, Tsutomu Kouno, has been chatting it up for ages and even SCEE reps confirmed it for a PSP release this year. Good then, that Sony got around to confirming its… » 7/09/08 9:30pm 7/09/08 9:30pm

LocoRoco 2 Plops Onto PSP This Year

The creator of the original LocoRoco for PSP, Tsutomu Kouno, may think the PSP needs fewer sequels, but that's not going to stop him from giving us more yellow blob rolling fun. He's hard at work on LocoRoco 2, a game Kouno says will have "new gameplay based on physical calculation and crowd AI." » 6/16/08 8:00pm 6/16/08 8:00pm