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LittleBigPlanet user recreates Plants vs Zombies, Popcap probably mad

We’ve seen many crazy and downright wonderful creations from the LittleBigPlanet community over the years, from roller coasters to a thousand different remakes of Super Mario World 1-1. But have we ever gotten THIS close to a full recreation of an existing game? LittleBigPlanet user ‘Foggles’ has worked his magic to create Plants vs Zombots, a game where the user must place down different plants which fight off incoming enemies, serve as barricades and regenerate Sun spots which are essential for buying more plants. Sound familiar? You bet it does! It’ll sound even more familiar when you hear the in-game music, completely remade in LittleBigPlanet using the games Sequencer tool. Hit the jump for the video!

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NukaCola2479d ago

LittleBigPlanet games don't replace the originals. They are tributes to them. I played PEGGLE on LBP2 and thought it was fun, so I bought the actual game. So Popcap can eat it, cause I have always looked at LBP-made games as a way to idolize, support, and advertise for other greats.

thereapersson2479d ago

Exactly. Nobody is going to forsake buying the real game just so they can play a remake tribute in Little Big Planet.

I thought the LBP Peggle video was awesome, but in no way would it ever come close to replacing the real thing. The fact that we can even come close to replicating other popular titles in this game is mindblowing, however.

blitz06232479d ago

I'd say they'd be proud someone took the time to honor their game

DORMIN2479d ago

I don't understand why PopCap would be mad?

If anyone has played both this level AND bought PvZ like myself, you would know that the LBP2 version is so good that it can pretty much be considered a demo.

This saves the dev money on promoting the game and having to pay for the demo bandwidth on PSN.

MaxXAttaxX2479d ago

But now I don't have to buy it again for the PS3 :P

ForceCSW2478d ago (Edited 2478d ago )

This is free advertising for PopCap, and they should be ecstatic! Here's the description for the level http://lbp.me/v/x252cr : Foggles is practically selling the game for them.

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kesvalk2479d ago

and it's not like the game is as complete and functional as the original one, it's like playing super mario X and compare it to a nintendo made mario game...

still, very good, very ingenious to be able to make such a replica on LBP...

deafwing2479d ago

the recreations are awesome renditions; if popcap gets mad they need to get over themselves

jack_burt0n2479d ago

I doubt popcap is anything but proud of the compliment because its a MASSIVE compliment when really talented ppl emulate something so well.

cannon88002479d ago

wow thats pretty impressive, and innovative I might add. *seriously*

cannon88002478d ago

why did i get a disagree you turd i was being serious!

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THC CELL2479d ago

Soon lbp will even recrate call of duty but better hahaha lol I pooped

macky3012479d ago

Damn,.. That is certainly impressive ,..

NaiNaiNai2479d ago

Its funny that this is okay.

But crack your own ps3 is illegal. XD

oh the hypocrisy.

thereapersson2479d ago

Are you purposely trying to make yourself look stupid, or are you just trolling poorly?

I don't care if this gets marked as "personal attack", or whatever. Someone has to say something.

/facepalm

Neo Nugget2479d ago

Right.

Because it's the same thing.

bluwulf2479d ago

U guys might forget, so I'll remind.

Step 1 in replying to NaiNai's comments: Is to not reply.

NaiNaiNai2479d ago

Bluwulf has it right, all your doing is feeding me

:3

Rage_S902479d ago

step 2 is to report as spam

hellzsupernova2479d ago

@rage_S90 you made me laugh good job sir

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