With an open letter addressed to all fans of Sackboy’s platform sandbox epic, the guys from Media Molecule confirm the reopening of LittleBigPlanet 3 servers on PlayStation 4 but announce the definitive closure of the online services of all LBPs launched on PS3 and PS Life.
Representatives of the UK subsidiary of PlayStation Studios begin in their letter explaining how “Firstly, we apologize for the long downtime that involved Little Big Planet’s servers and we want to thank all of you for your patience while we worked on the resolution of This serious problem. The good news is that we have just released update 1.27 for LittleBigPlanet 3 which brings servers back online on PS4, thus allowing access to over ten million levels of the community. “
At the same time as the announcement of the reopening of LBP 3 servers on PlayStation 4 (and in backward compatibility on PS5), Media Molecule confirms that “unfortunately, we must permanently close our online services for LittleBigPlanet, LittleBigPlanet 2, LittleBigPlanet 3 on PS3 and LittleBigPlanet. for PS Vita. We have no doubt that this news will be a big disappointment for many of you, but it is the best way to protect the Little Big Planet community and ensure that our online ecosystem remains safe. “
Despite the reactivation of LBP 3 servers on PS4, at the time of writing the LBP.me portal continues to be offline. Waiting to receive further clarifications on this from Media Molecule, we remind you that the latest project by the English authors, Dreams, entered Year 2 in March.