Swoop is the fourth protagonist of the LittleBigPlanet 3 games, He is one of Sackboy friend in LittleBigPlanet 3. abilities to fly with this ability they can grab other players and fly them to higher places.

Made from a variety of materials and excelling at every task to which they are applied, these plucky characters are prepared to embark upon any adventure one can imagine!

Basic GameplayEdit

Swoop is traditionally steered with simple gamepad controls: L stick to run, X button to jump or flying, and L1 button to grab things. While grabbing a loose object, Pushing L1 button up moves Swoop toward the background layers while pushing it down moves him closer to the foreground. Unlike traditional video game superstars, Swoop doesn't need to press anything to duck: he'll automatically lower his noggin as the situation requires!

Swoop expresses emotions using Dpad. Successive levels of happiness are displayed with Dpad up button, sadness with Dpad down button, anger with Dpad right button, and fear with Dpad left button. Arm motions are accomplished by holding R1 button or L1 button and moving R stick or L stick to wave the respective limb. The extent to which R1 button and L1 button are depressed also modifies how open Swoop's hands are. Swiftly moving an arm from one side to the other results in a slap, which can knock down other sackfolk and sackbots.

PlayStation Blog DescriptionEdit

“Swoop was the first one we came up with. He has a specific purpose – Swoop can fly, and he can access hard to reach places. One of the most useful things with Swoop is that he can pick things up – objects, but also the other characters, with the exception of ‘big’ Toggle.”


  • Swoop has been criticized by viewers of the E3 trailer and demo, saying his flight makes him overpowered.