Yellow Head -- Sackboy's pre-evolved form


blogger's amateur rendering
Before Sackboy came into existence as the adorable unofficial Sony mascot that he is today, he went through several stages of evolution. ThreeSpeech found a video of a primitive version of the character, known as Yellow Head, in action. The footage of the prototype is interesting because it appears LittleBigPlanet remained fundamentally the same throughout development -- sure, the graphics are very different, but the gameplay looks remarkably similar to the final game. Check out the video after the jump:

This article was originally published on Joystiq.